Saturday, July 1, 2017

TCS IT Wiz 2017 Schedule

TCS IT Wiz is an information technology quiz-based competition for India's high school students.It is held annually in India and the UAE by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). The first competition was in 1999. More than 15,000 students enter the competition.The competition is conducted by "Pickbrain" (Giri Balasubramanium), the chief executive officer of Greycaps India Private Limited. Greycaps is an on-stage quiz and knowledge service provider based in Bangalore, India.


Here is the schedule of TCS IT Wiz 2017 India Edition

Sl.No

Date Day City Venue Address
1 01-Aug-17 Tuesday Ahmedabad Pandit Dindayal Upadhyay Auditorium Pandit Dindayal Upadhyay Auditorium,Behind Rajpath Club, S.G Highway, Bodakdev , Ahmedabad .
2 03-Aug-17 Thursday Bengaluru Chowdiah Memorial Hall Chowdiah Memorial Hall,Gayatri Devi Park Extn. Vyalikaval(Near Sankey Tank),Bengaluru.
3 17-Aug-16 Thursday Chennai Music Academy Music Academy, No. 168 TTK Road, Chennai
4 21-Aug-17 Monday Hyderabad Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, King Koti Road, Basheer Bagh, Hyderabad.
5 24-Aug-17 Thursday Kolkata Kala Mandir Kala Mandir, Sangit Kala Mandir Trust Auditorium, 48, Shakespeare Sarani, Kolkata.
6 29-Aug-17 Tuesday Indore University Auditorium University Auditorium, Near IIPS, DAVV University Campus, Khandwa Road,Indore
7 12-Sep-17 Tuesday Nagpur Dr Vasantrao Deshpande Hall Dr Vasantrao Deshpande Hall, Opp MLA Hostel, Civillines, Nagpur
8 19-Sep-17 Tuesday Bhubaneswar PAL Heights PAL Heights, J/7, Jaydev Vihar Road, Bhubaneswar
9 10-Oct-17 Tuesday Kochi Gokulam Park Hotel & Convention Center Gokulam Park Hotel & Convention Center, Kaloor, Cochin. Kerala
10 08-Nov-17 Wednesday Lucknow Indira Gandhi Pratishthan Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, Vibhuti Khand,Gomti Nagar, Lucknow
11 19-Nov-17 Sunday Mumbai Indian Education Society Indian Education Society, Manik Sabagraha,Opp Lilavati Hospital, Bandra Reclamation, Mumbai
12 TBC TBC Pune TBC TBC
13 TBC TBC Delhi TBC TBC

10-Dec-17 Sunday National Finals Taj Lands End Taj Lands End, Mumbai.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

IT Quiz 146

Try to answer these questions and leave it in the comments 

1.What sign is this  in the internet world ?


2.If t.co is for Twitter, what is a.co for ?

3.X was a business partnership between Bill Gates and Paul Allen that existed in the 1970s. The objective was to read the raw data from roadway traffic counters and create reports for traffic engineers. The company had only modest success but the experience was important in the creation of Microsoft a few years later.What is X ?

4.
* X  is a Vietnamese independent video game developer founded in 2012.The company is best known for developing the 2013 mobile game Y which was released in May 2013 but received a sudden rise in popularity in early 2014.

* Few other games from X are Ninja: Assault (2013) , Shuriken Block (2013) , Droplet Shuffle (2013) and Smashing Kitty (2013)

Give X & Y


5.Old logo of which company ?


6.
* X began life as a video dating site dubbed "Tune In Hook Up," said to be influenced by HotorNot. The founding trio ultimately decided not to go that route.

* The inspiration for X  as we know it today is credited to two different events. The first was Karim's inability to find footage online of Janet Jackson's "wardrobe malfunction," and the second when the other duo were unable to share video footage of a dinner party due to e-mail attachment limitations.

What is X ?

7.This is the first web banner ad, this is from whom ?


8.
* The term X  was coined in 1965  by Ted Nelson at the start of Project Xanadu. Nelson had been inspired by "As We May Think", a popular 1945 essay by Vannevar Bush.

* In the essay, Bush described a microfilm-based machine (the Memex) in which one could link any two pages of information into a "trail" of related information, and then scroll back and forth among pages in a trail as if they were on a single microfilm reel, and thus the term X

What is X?

9.Identify this person





10.
* X is the world's largest long-distance ridesharing community.Conceived in December 2003 by Frédéric Mazzella, and founded in 2006.

* Mazzella first came up with the idea in 2003 while trying to travel home for Christmas, during which he observed many empty car seats available but no way to access them.

What is X ?


The Answers to the previous set has been updated, Check it here - IT Quiz 145

Previous sets - Quiz 143Quiz 142