Sep 13, 2011

TCS IT WIZ 2011 Kolkata Questions

TCS IT WIZ Kolkata edition was held on 13th September 2011 at at Kala Mandir 48, Shakespeare Sarani.

Some of the prelim questions of the kolkata edition are available here.

1.Which portable drive company was founded by Dr. Eli Harari & Sanjay Mehrotra?

2.The new product of which Taiwanese major it company is Iconia?

3.The shorty awards are given for creation of best content on which website?

4.What is "Nomophobia"
A. fear of being out of Mobile phone contact. The term, an abbreviation for "no-mobile-phone phobia"

5.Which major electronics company and maker of calculator chips was founded by   Alvin B. Phillips?
A.Western Digital

Credits: to facebooks groups.

Please comment the questions you know that from TCS IT WIZ 2011 Kolkata edition.

Sep 9, 2011

Buzz words for TCS IT WIZ

Here are some buzz words that are used in the world of Internet & computer.

Egosurfing, vanity searching, egosearching, egogoogling, autogoogling, self-googling, master-googling, google-bating
It is the practice of searching for one's own given name, surname, full name, pseudonym, or screen name on a popular search engine, to see what results appear.

Freemium is a business model that works by offering a product or service free of charge (typically digital offerings such as software, content, games, web services or other) while charging a premium for advanced features, functionality, or related products and services.

Cybersquatting , domain squatting
It is the process of  is registering, trafficking in, or using a domain name with bad faith intent to profit from the goodwill of a trademark belonging to someone else. The cybersquatter then offers to sell the domain to the person or company who owns a trademark contained within the name at an inflated price.

Whiltelist is a term used to describe a list or register of entities that, for one reason or another, are being provided a particular privilege, service, mobility, access or recognition.

Typosquatting, URL hijacking It is a form of cybersquatting which relies on mistakes such as typographical errors made by Internet users when inputting a website address into a web browser. Should a user accidentally enter an incorrect website address, they may be led to an alternative website owned by a cybersquatter.

It is
1.)  A piece of software that has never been used at all since its creation.
2.) A piece of software created for the sole purpose of being immediately shelved.
3.) Software purchased but not used.

Tethering means sharing the Internet connection of an Internet-capable mobile phone with other devices. This sharing can be offered over a wireless LAN (Wi-Fi), or over Bluetooth, or by physical connection using a cable.

Sep 7, 2011

TCS IT WIZ 2011 Bhubaneshwar Questions & Result

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TCS IT WIZ 2011 Bhubaneswar questions collection

Here are the prelim questions of TCS IT WIZ 2011 edition at Bhubaneswar.
Thanks to  Ayush Sinha & Bikash Mishr.

1.) NIC is a premiere S & T institution of the Government of India, established in 1976, for providing e-Governing/e-Governance Solutions adopting best practices, integrated services and global solutions in Government Sector. What does NIC stand for?
A: National Informatics Center

2.) Metcalfe left Xerox in 1979 to form 3Com . He convinced 3 tech-giants to promote Ethernet as a standard . It was so called DIX. If “D” is for DEC and “X” is for Xerox, then what is it for “I”?
  A: Intel (Not IBM as mentioned in last year’s TCS IT Wiz book)

3.) What great innovation was done by August Dvorak and his brother-in-law William Dealey, that is now a historical achievement as of now?(Specific answer required)
A: Keyboard(Dvorak layout)

4.) John Walker founded this company with 12 other engineers in 1982, Which aims at providing brilliant 3D design software for use in architecture, engineering and building construction, manufacturing, and media and entertainment. What is the company?
A: Autodesk

5.) It is a semiconductor device used to amplify and switch electronic signals . It was jointly developed by William Shockley, Walter Brattain, John Bardeen. What are we talking about?
A: Transistor

6.) In computing , X is any small application that performs one specific task that runs within the scope of a larger program , often as a plug-in . What is X?(Options given Applet/Crash/Flog)
A: Applet 

7.)  What is the name of the mascot of Yahoo!Mail?(Hint- Its a cryptic word somewhere in the question)
A: Liam

8.) Ludicorp, a  Vancouver -based company, launched in February 2004. It is a video and web hosting site.The service emerged out of tools originally created for Ludicorp's Game Neverending, a web-based massively multiplayer online game .What?
A: Flickr 

9.) In 1941, Jorge Luis Borges created a novel based on that style. It is the underlying concept which defined the World Wide Web?
A: Hypertext 

10.) This company also called “Integrated Electronics” though initially founded in 1968 ran much popular in 1990s. What significant company are we talking of?

11.) A privately-held, online gaming portal, with browser games in India (services provided Globally), promoted by the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group's subsidiary company Reliance Big Entertainment. Which is this famous gaming portal?
A: Zapak

12.) Which cricketer is the brand ambassador of the very popular for Optical and imaging products, Canon?
A: Sachin Tendulkar

13.) Acronym as PDF in general. What is the full form?
A: Portable document format

14.)  Edwardo Saverin, Dustin Muskovitz, Chris Hughes and one another boy found what significant site in the IT world?
A: Facebook

Thanks to: Ayush Sinha & Bikash Mishra

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Sep 5, 2011

Under strain? relax sometime

Here is a interactive flash video to make you cool.
Please be patient until the flash content loads
Try to touch the nose of the below person.

This is by Olivier Otten.
Pls comment how it is?