Sunday, April 15, 2012

Quiz Time 52

1)Where do u see this as an error?

2)Employees of which prominent website decided to decorate their HQ terrace with a 42-foot wide QR code for their company?

3)This is the logo of which famous website?

4)Who is credited for having created the first smiley?

5)"Just for Fun: The Story of an Accidental Revolutionary" is the autobiography of which famous tech personality?

6)Identify the logo

7)What does Baidu mean in Korean?

      Figure 1: MINIX Raccoon logo

9)How do we better know "candela/metre square" in the world of technology?

10)Which company recently bought instagram for 1bn $ ?


  1. 1. google chrome
    2. facebook
    3. reddit
    4. scott fahlman
    5. linus torvalds
    6. openmoko
    7. hundred times
    8.linux? andrew tenaubaum created minix precursor to the linux ...dennis ritchie ken thompson created the unix on which linux is based
    10. facebook

  2. Surya Narayanan16 April 2012 at 18:18

    4.Scott fahlman

  3. Thanks for commenting!
    Pagalpatrakar(updated version :P ) you missed by a whisker.
    Q7-The name Baidu comes from a poem by Xin Qiji's.
    To know more Check it out
    BTW have u all downloaded the pics from Quiz Time 50.If not then download soon :)

    1. Q 9's answer ?

    2. oh sorry,it escaped my eye.
      9)Its nits.Mainly used for measuring brightness of monitor.

  4. Is the meaning of Baidu - 100 times

  5. The correst Explanation is:
    The name "Baidu" is a quote from the last line of Xin Qiji's classical poem "Green Jade Table in The Lantern Festival" saying: "Having searched thousands of times in the crowd, suddenly turning back, She is there in the dimmest candlelight."

    Meaning is 1000 times (indirectly)

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