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ThoughtNet is a premier provider of technology
products and solutions in the area of education and
development. Founded in June 2008,ThoughtNet
started with a dream of taking technology closer to
people to make a difference in their daily life experience.
ThoughtNet has reached over 100 Institutions in over 8
countries including India. It touches over 70,000 students
on a daily basis. It is functional in various kinds of
Institutions from Kindergarten, K-12, Colleges,
University to Educational Board of CBSE enabling
various processes in education.
What is the name ofThoughtNet’s flagship technology
Club Penguin,World OfWarcraft,
RuneScape and other similar games are
called MMORPGs because they are usually
web browser-based games, in which a
very large number of players interact with
one another within a world.
X is a visual programming language. It can be accessed
as a free desktop and online multimedia authoring tool
that can be used by students, scholars, teachers, and
parents to easily create games and provide a stepping
stone to the more advanced world of computer
The MIT Media Lab's Lifelong Kindergarten group,
developed the first desktop-only version of X in 2003.
Since 2007, projects could be shared online with other
users and the shared projects could be "remixed" (i.e.
saved with changes) by other users.
X is a symbol indicating that a control activates or
deactivates a particular device. It incorporates line and
circle figures, with the arrangement informed by the
function of the control.
X was the result of the logical evolution of a simple user
interface, with most early power controls being simple
switches that were toggled between two states
demarcated by the words On and Off. As technology
became more ubiquitous though, the English words
were replaced by the universal numeral symbols 1 and 0
to bypass any possible language barriers.These symbols
were later superimposed to form the X symbol which is
This website was founded by University of
Virginia roommates Steve Huffman and Alexis
Ohanian in 2005. It is an entertainment, social
networking, and news website where registered
community members can submit content, such
as text posts or direct links, making it essentially
an online bulletin board system.
This website’s slogan is “The front page of the
Their mascot is an alien named ‘Snoo’.
This Chinese smartphone manufacturer
was founded on 16 December 2013 by
former OppoVice President Pete Lau and
Carl Pei.They have manufactured only 3
phones till date.
The company’s phones initially came with
the CyanogenMod OS but current phones
run OxygenOS, which is specially designed
by this company.
X is a multinational IT service, consulting and
business solutions company which operates in
46 companies. X is now placed among the ‘Big 4’
most valuable IT services brands worldwide.
X is the title sponsor for Amsterdam Marathon
and NewYork City Marathon and one of the
sponsors of Berlin Marathon, Chicago Marathon,
Boston Marathon, Mumbai Marathon. In India, it
is the title sponsor ofWorld 10K held in
Bangalore every year.
Oxford Dictionaries, was among the first
institutions to have aWord of theYear. Every
year, candidates forWord of theYear are
debated and one is eventually chosen that is
judged to reflect the ethos, mood, or
preoccupations of that particular year and to
have lasting potential as a word of cultural
Which ‘word’ was theWord of theYear for 2015?
X is aTaiwanese multinational computer
hardware and electronics company
headquartered. It was founded inTaipei in 1989
byT.H.Tung,Ted Hsu,Wayne Hsieh and M.T.
It gets its name from the winged horse of Greek
mythology. Only the last four letters of the word
were used in order to give the name a high
position in alphabetical listings.
Its current tagline is “In Search of Incredible.”
One day, people from theVIA association,
part of the X free-open-source project
came back drunk with a traffic cone.They
then began a cone collection.
So later one day, the X project was done
and they decided to use the cone as their