1. Photo is of the CODE Keyboard Jeff Arwood recently designed
2. Photo is of WASD Keyboards who helped him build it.
3. Book from where the name of the keyboard is inspired.
4. Jeff Atwood’s Personal blog – coding horror
“I was indoctrinated into the keyboard cult when I bought my first
computer. But I didn’t appreciate it. Few do. The world is awash in
terrible, crappy, no name how-cheap-can-we-make-it keyboards.
There are a few dozen better mechanical keyboard options out
there. I’ve owned and used at least six different expensive
mechanical keyboards, but I wasn’t satisfied with any of them,
either: they didn’t have backlighting, were ugly, had terrible
design, or were missing basic functions like media keys.”
Who said this?
I am lazy <= this is the hint
In Mandarin, X has two interesting meanings, each highly
relevant to our mission. The primary meaning interested us
because it is used in an ancient Chinese proverb that describes
the X as the holder of precious things. It literally translates to
"gourd," and in ancient times, the X was hollowed out and used
to hold precious things. The secondary meaning is "interactive
What is X?
The photograph was taken by the professional
photographer Charles O’Rear, a resident of St. Helena in Napa
County, for digital-design company HighTurn. O’Rear has also taken
photographs of Napa Valley for the May 1979 National Geographic
Magazine article Napa, Valley of the Vine. Why is this photograph
famous? Think Happiness.
This is a form of digital art, created through the use of raster
graphics software, where images are edited on the pixel level.
This term was coined by Adele Goldberg and Robert Flegal of
Xerox Palo Alto Research Center in 1982. What is it?
What is his most
to modern day
He was also the man who invented the typewriter
...a system, method and computer program product for providing links
to remotely located information in a network of remotely connected
computers. A uniform resource locator (URL) is registered with a server.
A shorthand link is associated with the registered URL. The associated
shorthand link and URL are logged in a registry database. When a
request is received for a shorthand link, the registry database is
searched for an associated URL. If the shorthand link is found to be
associated with an URL, the URL is fetched, otherwise an error message
It is an early reference to what?
This is a term that was coined by Professor Ted Rappaport in
1990 when he was a faculty member at Virginia Tech, and was
used to describe the Roanoke/Blacksburg, Virginia region and
the potential of research to create spin-out companies. This
term was later used as nickname to describe several regional
clusters of companies in the information technology sector, in
analogy to California's Silicon Valley.
What is this term?
This company was founded in Japan in 1889 by Fusajiro
Yamauchi, it originally produced handmade hanafuda cards. Later
it developed into a very big electronics and gaming company.
Which company are we talking about?