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Vittal Pai

Vittal Pai

Vittal Pai is a web designer, quizzer, tech enthusiast, coder, app developer from Tiptur, currently working as Software Engineer at IBM India Software Labs in Bangalore. His achievements includes – Finding a BUG in famous Social Networking website Facebook, being selected as Microsoft Student Partner, Student representative of Microsoft for the academic years 2012 to 2013, Nokia Launchpad Member, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer, he is the winner in TCS Rural IT Quiz Regionals, Runner up in TCS Techbytes Regional level and the list goes on.

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TCS Tech Bytes 2013 Mangalore Regionals was conducted in Srinivas Institute of Technology, Mangalore on April 4th 2013. I thank Nakul Kamath for sharing prelims questions with us.

1. ____ is the use of computers and computer networks to promote political ends, chiefly free speech, human rights, and information ethics.
A. Hacktivism

2. ____ is a form of cybersquatting relies on mistakes such as typographical errors made by Internet users when inputting a website address into a web browser.
A. Typosquatting

3. Identify this Personality.

RAMDORAI
A. S Ramdorai

4. Google India brought which iconic market online as part of its 'India Get Your Business Online' initiative?
A. Chandni Chowk

5. Identify.

Clippit
A. Clippy (Microsoft Office Assistant)

1.QWERTY & Dvorak simplified are types of what in a computer?
A. Keyboard Layouts

2.What was formerly known as "Jerry and Dave's Guide to the World Wide Web"?
A. Yahoo! Inc

3.With which company would you associate the products Dynamics,Azure,Xbox,Surface & Bing?
A. Microsoft Inc

4.With which company would you associate the name TIM COOK?
A. Apple Inc

5.Expand LED?
A. Light Emitting Diode

TCS Tech Bytes 2014 Tumkur Regionals was conducted in Birla Auditorium,Tumkur on 2nd April,2014. Students from Tumkur, Chikkaballapur, Kolar, Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North & South were participated in this level. I thank Sharath and Pavan for sharing prelims questions with us.

1. Salman Khan is the brand ambassador for which popular travel website?
A. Yatra.com

2. He coined the term “Artificial Intelligence” and also he developed Lisp Programming Language. Identify?
A. John McCarthy

3. It was originally released as a powertoy for the Tablet PC launch on November 7, 2002. The program is a screen-capture tool that allows taking screenshots of an open window, rectangular areas, a free-form area, or the entire screen. Identify the application?
A. Snipping Tool

4. This company declined a cash offer from Facebook of $3 billion to acquire the company, its an popular photo messaging application developed by Evan Spiegel and Robert Murphy. Identify?
A. Snapchat

5. Identify this Google Doodle?

winter olympics

A. Sochi Winter Olympics

TCS TechBytes 2014 Schedule

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 11:38 Published in IT Quiz

The Board of IT Education Standards (BITES), an autonomous agency promoted by Government of Karnataka in association with IT industries, and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT Services, consulting and business solutions organization, initiated the TCS TechBytes program in the year 2010.

techbytes logo

The program is an initiative to help engineering students keep pace with the evolving technology landscape - in the process enhance their lateral thinking process and inculcate the spirit to compete and excel. The quiz serves as an alternative platform to enhance awareness and confidence levels of aspiring engineers while bringing them in sync with the current developments in the technology sphere through an interactive and engaging quiz platform. “TCS TechBytes” strives to provide a better understanding of IT as technology today is an enabler in diverse fields – be it engineering, medicine, law, sports, science, movie, music, government, automobile, telecommunication, etc

Rural IT Quiz 2013 National Finals conducted by Tata Consultancy Services and the IT department of Karnataka, at Jnana Jyothi Audutorium, Bangalore. Quizmaster Giri Pickbrain conducted this National Finals. I thank Sandeep Rao and Kaushik for sharing questions with us.

 

 

 

 


National Finals Part 1:

TCS IT Wiz 2013 Mega Finals was conducted in Taj Lands End, Mumbai on 15th December,2013. Quizmaster Giri Pickbrain conducted two semi finals followed by Mega Finals.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mega Finals Video :

 

National Rural IT Quiz 2013 Round 1 was conducted in schools and colleges all over Karnataka on September 2013.
 
1. What was created by Dr. August Dvorak to replace the QWERTY version?
a. Keyboard b. Touch Screen c. Scanner
A.Keyboard
 
2. Which of the following is commonly called the IC?
a. Ink Case b. Image Controller c. Integrated Circuit
A. Integrated Circuit
 
3. The headphones used in computer are an example of what type of device?
a. Input b. Output c. Storage
A. Output
 
4. Which of these is not from Apple?
a. ipod b. Windows c. Iphone
A. Windows
 
5. Find the odd one in the following three
a. Tablet b. Phone c. Printer
A. Printer

The Department of Pre-University Education announced its Second Pre-University 2013 results today. Results can be checked online through Register number or name wise. Results will be made available through the following links.
 

Link 1 [Reg No]

Link 2 [Name Wise]

 

 

The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) announced its SSLC 2013 results. Results can be checked online through Register number or Name wise. Results will be made available through the following links.


TCS Tech Bytes 2013 Tumkur Regionals was conducted in Birla Auditorium,Tumkur on 28th March,2013. Students from Tumkur, Chikkaballapur, Kolar, Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North & South were participated in this level.

1.Akio Morita and Masaru Ibuka started this company. Identify ?

A. Sony

2.Who named as most 'dangerous' cyber celebrity for the year 2012?

A. Emma Watson

3.The idea of this comapny came to founder when he was forced to pay $40 in overdue fines after returning Apollo 13 well past its due date. What was founded?

A.Netflix

4.Identify this Person? (Hint: He is the founder of Mashable)

 petecashmore

A. Pete Cashmore

5.X is the practice of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people, and especially from an online community, rather than from traditional employees or suppliers. Even Wikipedia was also described as X mistakenly. Dell Ideamstorm is one of the example for X. Identify?

A.Crowdsourcing

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