Thursday, April 30, 2009
Answer:Peter England & Madura Garments
Answer:Hero & Daimler
Gaurav,Vinay & Eldrich
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Answer:Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
Answer :Vodafone Ski Resort
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Vinay,Eldrich,Miraj,Bipin,Gaurav & Roshan
Eldrich,Roshan,Bipin & Gaurav have cracked the answer
Vinay im sorry man ur answer was incomplete & i wont b doing justice to others if i gave you the same reward
Sunday, April 26, 2009
No one gets this one!
Ans: Think Sarkar --> Think Godfather --> Think Italian Mafia --> Think Sicily.
'SICILY' the southern Italian state of Sicily, famous for being the land where 'Mafia' originated!
The brand is widely considered as a step up from United Colors of Benetton.
Identify the logo....
Ans: Southern Sun Hotels [IPL 2009 Sponsors]
Gaurav and Joe have given the right answer.
The big question, who is the person in context?
Ans: Adolfo Dominguez
Vinay, Eldrich, Roshan, Gaurav and Joe have cracked it.
The gentlemen above are:
Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa
and Robin Uthappa!
Ans: The connect is Coorg/Kodagu. We can also add Rohan Bopanna and Nikhil Chinappa to list, amongst many others.
Eldrich gets it right.
Gaurav, we appreciate your updated answer, but we firmly believe that in quizzing the first answer is the last as well. Lookout for more new crackable questions!!!
Friday, April 24, 2009
Please tell us the company which has put this message on their website, and the reason (for one point).
Ans: Apple for 1 billion iTunes AppStore downloads.
AeToS, Parag, Gaurav and HellBlazer get it right.
Ans: Google Scholar [http://scholar.google.com]
Eldrich, Vinay, Gaurav and HellBlazer have given the right answer!
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Identify this ITALIAN???
Answer: VITTORIO COLAO , CEO of Vodafone ( nyse : VOD ).
Eldrich , Roshan , Miraj , Gaurav T, and Bipin have cracked the answer.
We welcome Bipin to our blog.
Identify both the PRINT AD??
Gaurav and Bipin have cracked the answer.
2. DHL EXPRESS.
Gaurav , Bipin and AeTos have cracked the answer.
The company was formed in 1889 by Harry David X as the X Mercantile Company at Salina , kansas to produce dungrees and jackets. To help promote the brand the Buddy X doll was created in 1920. Originally it was used as advertising in store windows but was later sold and for a time was the second best selling doll in the US.
Later in the 1920s X introduced a zipper fly and continued to expand.
Identify X and Y. ( FOR ONE POINT )
The conception and the implementation of the X was carried out by Accenture and Deutsche Börse Systems, the technology division of Deutsche Börse.
Trivia: AUDI is listed on X as NSU.
Answer: XETRA ("eXchange Electronic TRAding").
Miraj , Maulik , Eldrich , Gaurav T , Vinay RM , Hellblazer , Roshan have cracked the answer.
We welcome Hellblazer to our blog.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Answer: This is TOMMY HILFIGER
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Answer: PAINTED PLATERS.
Eldrich, Miraj , Omar, Gaurav , AeToS and Vinay RM have cracked the answer.
Findout: [Obvious One!] Which company's logo....
Another point for mentioning the parent company!
Answer: HINO MOTORS , A Manufacturer of diesel trucks and buses.
The parent company is TOYOTA MOTOR ( NYSE: TM )
Gaurav T has cracked a brilliant answer.
2. Name the two Wrigley's brand which are sponsoring DLF IPL?
3. Give the funda behind Vivendi's tie up with BCCI!
A point each for all the 3 questions ( only on full answer).
1. The teams that have their sponsors in the form of owners are:-
a. Bangalore Royalchallengers- ROYAL CHALLENGE,
b. Delhi daredevils- GMR,
c. Chennai supperkings- INDIA CEMENTS,
d. Deccan chargers- DECCAN CHRONICLE,
e. Kings ll Punjab- DABUR GLUCOSE.
Eldrich has cracked the answer( all five ).
2. The brands are ORBIT and BOOMER.
Eldrich , Gaurav T, Miraj and AeToS have cracked the answer.
3. VIVENDI has got the rights to make an computer based game on the DLF IPL
Nobody has cracked the answer.
Monday, April 20, 2009
The Image shows Harald being baptised by Poppo the monk
Harald I (born c. 935) was the son of King Gorm the Old and of Thyra Dannebod. He died in 985 or 986 having ruled as King of Denmark from around 958 and king of Norway for a few years probably around 970. Some sources state that his son Sweyn forcibly deposed him as king.
Why Would He Be Known in the Tech World?
Answer: The technology of BLUETOOTH.
Miraj , Eldrich , Roshan, Gaurav T , Omar, AeToS and Vinay R M have cracked the answer.
We welcome Omar , AeToS and Vinay to our blog.
Answer: The connect is YALE UNIVERSITY !!
1 .Bill clinton - An alumni of YALE UNIVERSITY.
2.George .W.Bush - An alumni of YALE UNIVERSITY.
3.GANDHI - Roland W. Betts, a major financier of the movie was the alumni of YALE UNIVERSITY.
4 EA SPORTS- BING GORDON, co-founder, executive vice-president, and chief creative officer of Electronic Arts was also an alumni of YALE UNIVERSITY.
5. REAL PLAYER- BOB GLASER, founder andc ceo of Realnetworks, was also an aumni of YALE UNIVERSITY.
NOBODY has cracked the answer.
Answer: ULTRATECH CEMENT.
1 .Sponsor of Rajasthan ROYALS
2. Aamir Bhasir brand ambassador
3. Sponsor of Hockey Team in Chak De India
4. L&T sold it to Aditya Birla Group.
Miraj , Eldrich , Gaurav T and Omar have cracked the answer.
Sunday, April 19, 2009
X (then known as Osakeyhtiö X Aktiebolag) was founded in 1910 as a subsidiary of Gottfr. Strömberg Oy. Strömberg's license to import Graham Brothers elevators was transferred to the new company. X sold just a few units before terminating the licensing agreement in 1917. X, then a company with only 50 employees, started to make and install its own elevators in 1918. Six years later, in 1924, entrepreneur Harald Herlin bought X from Strömberg and became the new chairman of the company's Board of Directors. His son, joined the company and was appointed technical director in 1928. Herlin took over as X' president in 1932. X's first foreign subsidiary - AB X Hissar of Sweden - was established in 1957.
In the 1950s X introduced its first group controls, automatic doors and hydraulic elevators. Heikki Herlin turned over the president's duties in 1964 to his son, Pekka, who had served as administrative director since 1958.
- 1985 – the acquisition of Montgomery Elevator's Canadian subsidiary opens an alliance with Montgomery in the U.S. that leads to the total integration of Montgomery into the X organization after 1994.
- 1998 – X's alliance initiated with Toshiba of Japan.
- 2002 – X acquires the industrial engineering company Partek.
Answer: KONE Corporation.
Miraj , Maulik , Gaurav T , Eldrich and Joe have cracked the answer.
Find the advertiser???
Answer: The advertiser in the above print ad is DOMINOS PIZZA
( Nyse : DPZ )
Maulik and Gaurav T have cracked the answer.
Saturday, April 18, 2009
Answer : This is MAGGI- Mein aur meri MAGGI.
Miraj , Maulik and Gaurav T have cracked the answer.
Answer: This is LEGRAND.
Miraj and Maulik have cracked the answer.
Recalled: He is Rupert Murdoch, 'NewsCorp'-wallah!
Miraj, Eldrich and Roshan get it right!
Friday, April 17, 2009
Connect an easy one??
Ans: It is indeed Kerry Packer
We welcome 'Johny Walker' to our blog!
Eldrich, Johny and Rohan get it right.
Ans: The american giant... Pepsi, the drink Mirinda!
Thursday, April 16, 2009
Plz convey ur wishes to Sanchit
"Quality Makes It A X™" - Is their tag line.Give the company name.
Maulik , Rohan , Rohit. k and Arun have cracked the answer.
Logo 2: TNT
Logo 3: Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital - (http://www.kokilabenhospital.in/aboutlogo.htm)- A must see
Logo 4: SAAB
Logo 5: Red Dot Award for Product Design
Logo 6: The very first VW logo.
You all have got something or the other correct!
1. 'Stinger' is a new model of of an established car in the Indian car market. This model allows for a fair degree of customization as per customer preferences.
P.S.: This car features consistently in the top 10 cars sold (by number) per month in India, as per the data of the Society of the Indian Automobile Manufacturers.
Ans 1: Stinger is a variant of Mahindra Bolero.
Ans 2: The second question is about Morris Oxford, the car which underpins our humble old HM Ambassador!
Most of you have got one or the other question right, score sheet will be updated appropriately after verification.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Answer: The connect is ' PARLE AGRO '
1. Kenya Airways - The Director of Parle Products Amol Chauhan died on a flight from Cameroon which was Kenya Airways.
2. Limca - An old brand of Parle agro was sold to Coca cola India
3. Hrithik Roshan - Brand ambassador of PARLE PRODUCTS - Hide & seek, Milano
4. Amir khan - Brand ambassador of PARLE PRODUCTS - Parle -g , Monaco.
Darsheel safary - Brand ambassador of PARLE PRODUCTS- Parle -g.
Miraj and Maulik have cracked this answer.