Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Quiz Time 107

1)X was a hoax article which was recently removed by Wikipedia.The article detailed the 17th century conflict between Portugal and India's Maratha Empire.After 5 years of featuring the piece Wikipedia has now admitted the mistake and removed the article.
Identify X ?

2)X is a military technology first used during World War 2 by English allies to foil German attempts at jamming communications.The allies decided to transmit over several frequencies to avoid interception. X is in wide use today! Identify X ?

3)He is the founder of which company?

4)X was one of the first major, free webmail services.It was originally a product of Four11 Corporation and later acquired by Yahoo.Identify?

5)Identify this browser?
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6Which Indian  website was established by Mukesh Bansal, Ashutosh Lawania, and Vineet Saxena in February 2007. It s an  Indian online shopping retailer of fashion and casual lifestyle products, and headquartered in Bangalore.Identify the site?


8)This technique produces the illusion of depth in a photograph, movie, or other two-dimensional image by presenting a slightly different image to each eye.These two-dimensional images are then combined in the brain to give the perception of 3D depth.

Id this technique

9)X is one of the first consumer digital camera.It was codenamed VenusMarsNeptune lines.Time Magazine profiled it as ‘the first consumer digital camera’ and ranked it among its ’100 greatest and most influential gadgets from 1923 to the present' list.

Identify this iconic product?




  1. 1. Bicholim Conflict??
    2. X-Gerät ??
    3. Hitachi
    4. Rocketmail
    5. Iris
    6. Myntra
    7. Wikivoyage (just opened Wikipedia!)
    8. Stereoscopy
    9. Apple QuickTake

  2. Thanks all for commenting.The answers are
    1. Bicholim Conflict??
    2. CDMA
    3. Hitachi
    4. Rocketmail
    5. Iris
    6. Myntra.com
    7. Wikivoyage
    8. Stereoscopy
    9. Apple QuickTake
    10.Connect is Cyberdog
    The name cyberdog was inspired from this cartoon.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/On_the_Internet,_nobody_knows_you%27re_a_dog
    OpenDoc was developed by apple under which cyberdog came.And Safari was just another simple clue to emphasise that its a product of apple.