Oct 7, 2011

TCS IT WIZ 2011 Kochi Final Round Questions

We have posted TCS IT WIZ 2011 Kochi prelim questions.
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Questions of Final
(in the following answers the letter in bold were visible in the crossword board)

1.) What do you call half a byte? ( To audience)
A: Nibble
2.) It's a region of memory which is called a whole data location while data is being moved from one location to another location. What is it technically called?
A: Buffer
3.) Entities in the collection, are kept in order & he  principle operations  are usually , addition to this entity list it normally work in a FIFO ( First In First Out) structure?
A: Queue
4.) It is a better name by which the world knew the Intel x86  & the reason was it was made compatible with something else , hence this name?
5.) Xerox developed this between 1973 & 1975 in many way it redefines modern computing.?
6.) It was started as a research project at Telnor Telecom?
A: Opera

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TCS IT WIZ 2011 Kochi prelim Questions

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Here we presents TCS IT WIZ Kochi 2011 edition prelim questions in the say day of the event.

1.) In 1999, " The Old Man and the Sea " became the first film in the world to appear in what format?

2.) What does the last two "e" of "IEEE" stands for?
A: Electronic Engineers ( IEEE=Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers.) 3.) In 1992, Bell South & a gigantic  company came up with Simon, the first ever smart phone in world. Which is the other company?
4.) Identify the person who is the co-founder, present CEO & President of Sandisk Corporation?
A: Sanjay Mehrotra
5.) "GO" is a hand held game console from whom?
A: Sony
6.) Microsoft realised very early that e books on the windows platform would be  a big thing. They created a free downloadable  software to help you browse the e-books on windows based devices. What is it called?
A: Reader
7.) What is the full form of PCB as in " PCB Boards"?
A: Printed Circuit Board
8.) Which inventor & mathematician is this?
A: Blaise Pascal
9.) DC Comics has tied up with which electronic giant to create their super hero universe, this is for the MMO games platforms, whose is their partner?
A: Sony
10.) Which technology giant run the campign " Life without Walls"?
A: Microsoft (for Windows)
11.) Which company came out with the 'Zune' range of media player?
A: Microsoft
12.) Which company is making this wrist watch
A: Nike
13.) It was a huge file sharing service, a P2P  which has to to stop services for leaking the song " I disappear" before the official release of the song. Which is the P2P service mentioned?
A: Napster
14.) Phaneesh Murthy is the chairman of which software company that recently took over Patni computers?
15.) Which was the first restaurant chain to start online services as a trial way back in 1999 at University of California?
A: Pizza hut
16.) Identify the logo?
 A: Baidu
17.) It is a device used to forward data packets to the appropriate parts of a computer network. What is the device?
A: Router
18.) Which Hindi Daily today has partnered with Yahoo India & to promote the content in Hindi for Yahoo India.?
A: Jagran
19.) Sony along with which other company develops Internet TV for Google. This company is better known for providing keyboards, mouse etc...?
A: Logitech
20.) Identify this person who is known as the father of logic?

Oct 6, 2011

Steve Jobs Passed away

Apple co-founder and former CEO, Steve Jobs ( Steven Paul Jobs ) died on 5-10-2011, Wednesday. He was 56 year old.
Apple.com home page as on 6-10-2011
He was such an eminent businessman. He cannot be equaled to some one else.
"We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today," the company said in a brief statement.


Sakshat now Aakash

The much awaited India's ultra-low-cost tablet was launched. This 35$ tablet is named "Aakash" ( previously named "Sakshat").

Data Wind is manufacturing this low cost tablet.
This 7-inch tablet with resistive touch screen is powered by Android 2.2 (Froyo) and a 366 Mhz processor. It has a HD video co-processor for a high-quality multimedia experience and core graphics accelerator for faster application support.

The retail name of this Aakash tablet would be "UBISlate".
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For more info go to ubislate.com

Oct 1, 2011

Mobile Money Service

This news will be helpful to TCS IT WIZ & other tech quiz participants
Get more info about the Mobile Money Service by Nokia in association with banks in India. Click here

Logo of Mobile Money Service powered by NOKIA
Mobile money is an exciting and innovative mobile payment service powered by Nokia.
Presently, Mobile Money service is offered by Union Bank of India & YES Bank.
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