Saturday, October 31, 2009

633:Who & What is The Magazine

"X", The ______ Magazine, sometimes simply abbreviated to "X", is a monthly magazine founded by ______ and Hearst Corporation.

It was first published on April 19, 2000.As of June 2004, its average paid circulation was over 2.7 million copies, two thirds by subscription.

A South African edition was first published in April 2002; according to the South African Advertising Research Foundation, its average readership was over 300,000.

In April 2001, ______ and the Hearst Corporation were sued for trademark infringement by Ronald Brockmeyer, the publisher of "X" Magazine, a German erotic periodical which predated ______ magazine by several years.

In a March 2003 decision, Judge John Koeltl dismissed the suit, citing the different content of the two magazines and the irregular publication schedule and minimal American sales of the German magazine.Since its inception, ______ had exclusively appeared on the cover of each issue.

The first shared cover is her April 2009 issue in which she appears with the First Lady Michelle Obama.

The second shared cover will be with fellow daytime host Ellen DeGeneres on an upcoming issue.

Answer In Comments


632:Airport Quiz

El Prat Airport id Located in Which City?


Answer In Comments


631:Eating Pringles Is Ok


Friday, October 30, 2009


Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen - $2.5 billion is the 3rd richest man in Denmark.Kjeld was born December 27, 1947 in Billund, Denmark. His father, Godtfred Kirk Christiansen worked with his grandfather, Ole Kirk Christiansen in the family business: _______. As a child, he often inspired and tested new model concepts and their building instructions.He also appeared on many of the company’s packages and marketing materials.In 1979, he became president and CEO of the _______ Group.

Answer In Comments

Answer: LEGO.

629:Airport Quiz

McCarran International Airport Is Located In Which City ?


Answer In Comments

Answer: LAS VEGAS.



Thursday, October 29, 2009

Extra BONUS no :2

Identify the advertiser??
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Answer: DUREX.

Extra bonus no :1

Identify this advertiser??
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Answer: Mercedes-Benz.


The word ______ has been traced back to a dialectic use in Provence and Gascony, where it was used to describe anything which brought luck to a household.The word was first popularized in 1880, when French composer Edmond Audran wrote a popular comic operetta titled La ______te. However, it had been in use in France long before this, as French slang among gamblers, derived from the Occitan word ______, meaning witch.Audran's operetta was so popular that it was translated into English as The ______, introducing into the English language a word for any animal, person, or object that brings good luck. The word with this definition was then incorporated into many other languages, although often in the French form ______te.

Answer In Comments

Answer: MASCOT.

626:Airport Quiz

Hartsfield–Jackson Airport is located in Which City.It is the world's busiest airport by passenger traffic, serving 90 million passengers per year, as well as by number of landings and take-offs.

Answer: ATLANTA.

625:Beaten Blue & White

Answer:Norbert Reithofer , CEO of BMW AG.

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

624:Who Owns This Company

Who Owns This Company

The Makers of This Famous Game


623:Airport Quiz

Changi Airport is located in Which City ?


622:Smarter CEO

Ans:Samuel J. Palmisano (Chairman, President and CEO,IBM)

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

621: Pooja bedi is their old brand ambassador ...

Identify this chairman??

Answer: Harish Mariwala , CEO of Marico.

620:Airport Quiz

Charles de Gaulle Airport is located in Which City?

Answer: Paris , France.

Guess the logo gets it right.

619:Taking A Break & Mysterio

Ans:Peter Brabeck-Letmathe(former CEO of the Nestlé )

Monday, October 26, 2009


Sunil Duggal is the CEO of?



It is a company that develops software and services to protect against computer viruses, malware, spam, and Web-based threats. It is headquartered in Tokyo. It was founded in 1988 in California by Steve Chang, Jenny Chang and Eva Chen. It anti-virus softwares are known as PC-cillin Internet Security in Australia and Virus Buster in Japan. It provides free online browser-based malware scanner, HouseCall. It Gained publicity as it was the choice of scanning in Hotmail till it was replaced by Windows Live OneCare. What


616:Sleeps 1 Hour 45 Minutes A Day(Competetion)

Ans:Mark Hurd CEO HP

Sunday, October 25, 2009


He is a Washington, D.C. attorney specializing in mediation and alternative dispute resolution who was appointed Special Master of the U.S. Government's September 11th Victim Compensation Fund and later as the Obama administration's "pay czar". During Sep 11 Attacks Appointed by Attorney General John Ashcroft to be Special Master of the fund, He worked for 33 months entirely pro bono. He developed the regulations governing the administration of the fund and administered all aspects of the program, including evaluating applications, determining appropriate compensation and disseminating awards. On June 10, 2009, He was appointed by the Obama Administration to oversee the compensation of the top executives at companies which have received federal bailout assistance.
Ans:Kenneth R. Feinberg

614:Whose He

Born in Bay City, Michigan, The Founder graduated from Bay City Central High School in 1933, and served in the United States Army Air Force during the Second World War. When he got out, he bought a stake in a Ford dealership. He said that he got the idea when as a pilot he could not find ground transport at airports. On his observation that there was no method of efficient transportation from airports to cities. He quickly dropped the hotel reservations due to lack of interest & decided to pursue forward integration.

Ans:Warren Avis(Founder of AVIS)

613:Sum Rum(Not Diageo)

Ans:James L. Dimon(Chairman, President and CEO of JP Morgan Chase)

Saturday, October 24, 2009

612:Unitech + Telenor = ?

Unitech Telecom & Telenor have branded there wireless service as?


611:Cartoon - I

He was cartooned in 1945. It is the corporate mascot of its owing entertainment company. He starred in 163 shorts in the Golden Age of American animation, and made cameos in three others along with a few appearances in non-animated films. He was "born" in 1940 in Brooklyn, New York. He first appeared in Porky`s Hare Hunt. Charlie Thorson a lead animator gave it the name. He was popular during World War II because of his free and easy attitude, and began receiving special star billing in his cartoons by 1943. He was in opposition to the period's biggest enemies: Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, and the Japanese. In one of the cartoons he was wearing a USMC(United States Marine Corps) dress uniform. As a result, the USMC(United States Marine Corps) made him an honorary Marine Master Sergeant. Who ?

Ans:Bugs Bunny

610:Not Top 11 But Did Read The Book Well

Ans:Edward Whitacre, Jr. , Chairman of General Motors

Friday, October 23, 2009

608:Name The Lamp

What is the Lamp in The Logo Known As ?

Ans:Luxo Jr


The largest employer in the city of Redmond is?


607:Super Bajaj

Ans:Allianz CEO Michael Diekmann

Thursday, October 22, 2009

606 : New products!!

Identify whose new product is this??

Ans:Parle Agro

605: LOGO quiz!!

Identify this Corporate LOGO??

Ans:Kraft Foods

604:No Summer but twisted Transistors

Ans:Martin Winterkorn, CEO Volkswagen Group

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

603: Brand in Bangalore!!

His Holiness Shri Satguru Jagjit Singh Ji, _________ Seeds has made a mark with itself in the Seed Industry widely as one of the largest distributors of vegetable seeds in India. ________Seeds is also a leading Exporter of Vegetable and Flower seeds to Europe, Japan, U.S.A, Western Asia and South East Asia. We are also a proud recipient of Best Exporter Award from Govt. of Karnataka & Govt. of India and are designated as an "Export House".

After the success in seed world, ____________s have diversified into the production, distribution and export of fresh vegetables & fruits under the name "_________'s Fresh".

Identify the brand we are discussin here??

Answer: Namdharis.

Ashutosh has got it right.

602 : Whose history??

Which Brands history is being discussed here??
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Asto and Ashutosh get it right.

601:Shakes With The Bangalore Tiger

Answer: Jeffrey R. Immelt , Chairman and CEO of GE.

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

600: Print ad!!

Identify the advertiser??

Answer: RAY -BAN.

599: History!!!

In 1982 Racal Electronics plc's subsidiary Racal Strategic Radio Ltd won or got something ?
This particular thing was been given to two companies , the one above and one more??

What did these two companies get and give me their present names??

Clue : The company was also know as Racal Telecom from 1988 to 1991 .

Answer: The two companies we are discussing are VODAFONE AND BRITISH TELECOM . And the both got UK cellular telephone network licences in 1982.

And Racal telecom is known as VODAFONE.

598:Away from 11

Ans:Alan Mually

Monday, October 19, 2009


The company was founded in 1890 as A.G. Thompson Pty Ltd by Alfred Grace Thompson, a migrant harness and saddle maker who turned to manufacturing cricket balls when his livelihood was threatened by the advent of the motor car. In the mid-1980s, the company diversified into manufacturing the full range of cricket equipment.

The company also sponsors a junior cricket tournament called the ________ Cup .

____________ also manufactures top quality hockey sticks, most notably the ICON range, which is used by many international players.

Identify this company??

Charu and Ashutosh get it right.

596 : Chairman !!!!

Identify this Chairman??

Clue: The company that he head was started in 1956 , currently has 8 zonal Offices and 101 divisional offices located in different parts of India, at least 2048 branches located in different cities and towns of India along with satellite Offices attached to about some 50 Branches

Answer: T.S Vijayan , Chairman of LIC.

Ashutosh gets it right.


Answer: Jan Hommen , CEO of ING Group .

Sunday, October 18, 2009


TATA Docomo has launched "Diet-SMS" what exactly is "Diet-SMS"?

Ans:Pay Per Characther


The Logo Represents Simplicity. The Simplicity in the logo represents the smart yet simple service provided by the company. The Logo consist of simple blue background with the companies name in front. The image of a viking used to be there earlier & is withdrawn now. The company removed the viking few years ago.The Logo highlighted in white to attract the focus of the audience.

Ans:American Express

592:Whose This Royal Man

Ans:Peter Voser (CEO Shell)

Saturday, October 17, 2009

591:Connect To A Brand

Ans:Indus Pride

590:Who Owns This Brand


589:Identify Him

Ans:Mike Duke Of Wal-Mart

Friday, October 16, 2009

588:Whose Internship Program

Extreme Blue premier internship program for both graduate and undergraduate students by whom?


587:Fraud No Fraud

Who is He

Nimesh Kampani(JM Financial)

Nimesh Kampani is currently wanted by the Indian Police for a multi million scam and is evading arrest by hiding in Dubai. The Andhra Pradesh police have issued an "international lookout notice" against JM Financial chairman Nimesh Kampani and 17 others in a case involving Nagarjuna Finance, the non-banking finance company of the Nagarjuna group.

586:Which DUO

The Duo has been accused of in scam worth 500 crore. The complain was launched by Kanpur Police. One of them is accused of floating half a dozen companies in which 43 companies were amalmagated allegedly with the intent of siphoning off tonnes of black money. The other person is a majority stake holder in most of the companies. The companies, mostly registered in Kolkata, were identified as Eastern India Chemicals Pvt Ltd, Sarvottam Pvt Ltd, Pankaja Art and Credit Pvt Ltd, EDCL Infrastructure Pvt Ltd, EDCL Powers Ltd and Energy Development Company.Identify the the 2 people involved ?

Ans:Amar Singh & Amitabh Bachchan

Thursday, October 15, 2009


With which bank has Kingfisher Airlines launched a Co-Branded credit card??

Ans:American Express

584:pRINT AD!!

Identify the advertiser and mention the occasion ?

Ans:McDonnalds (Eid)

583: City of its OWN!!

X World City - Corporate India's first operational Special Economic Zone (SEZ) and India's first Integrated Business City is promoted by the X Group and TIDCO (Govt of Tamil Nadu Enterprise). It is a public-private initiative.

X World City, Jaipur - Following the success of X World City, New Chennai, the second X World City was established in Jaipur. Inaugurated in December 2006, X World City, Jaipur is spread over an area of 3,000 acres (12 km2).

Ans:Mahindra World City

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

582:Whose The X & Y

In 2005, Mark Lucovsky alleged in a sworn statement to a Washington state court that ||| X ||| became highly enraged upon hearing that Lucovsky was about to leave the company ||| X ||| is the ceo of for the company ||| Y ||| is the ceo of, picked up his chair, and threw it across his office. Referring to the company ||| Y ||| is the ceo of.||| Y ||| ||| X ||| allegedly said, "Fucking ||| Y ||| is a fucking pussy. I'm going to fucking bury that guy, I have done it before, and I will do it again. I'm going to fucking kill the company ||| Y ||| is the ceo of," then resumed trying to persuade Lucovsky to stay at the company ||| X ||| is the ceo of.||| X ||| has described the incident as a "gross exaggeration of what actually took place."

Answer :
X is Steve Ballmer
Y is Eric Schmidt.

581: PRint ad!!

Identify the advertiser??

Answer: DUREX

580: Identify??


Answer: Shiv Nadar , Chairman of HCL.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

579:Logo Quiz

Which company in 2006 mortgaged its logo for $24 Bn to avoid economic downturn?


578:Mascot Quiz

This Doll-e The Dolphin which Banks New Mascot is it

Ans:Andhra Bank


_______ is the founder and promoter of several successful schools in India, through the National Education Trust. He is founder and chairman of The International School Bangalore (TISB), the National Public School, Indiranagar, National Public School, Rajajinagar and National Hill View Public School at Rajarajeshwarinagar and others.His authoritarian style of management is similar to that of Narendra Modi.He belif that talent should be valued more than the mass.He brought schools under diffrent names with a diffrent market segment.

Ans:K. P. Gopalkrishna

Monday, October 12, 2009

576:Name The Mascots

What Are The names of The 2 Videocon Mascots

Ans:Chau and Macau

575:Connect Or Give Fundae

1988 Fiat Tipo
1989 Lancia Dedra
1990 Fiat Tempra
1992 Alfa Romeo 155
1993 Lancia Delta
1993 Nissan Terrano I
1993 Ford Maverick
1994 Lancia Kappa
1995 Daihatsu Move
1996 Fiat Palio
1997 Daewoo Nubira
1998 Tata Indica
2000 Kia Rio
2002 Tata Indigo
2008 Tata Nano

Ans:I.DE.A Institute

I.DE.A Institute (acronym, Institute of Development in Automotive Engineering) is an automobile design and engineering company in Turin, Italy, founded in 1978. The Rieter Holding Ltd took full control of the company in 2002.

574:Team It Up

The company was started as _______ in 1921 in Boston, Massachusetts, by two brothers, Theodore and Milton Deutschmann, who wanted to provide equipment for the then-nascent field of amateur, or ham, radio.Theodore and Milton Deutschmann opened a one-store retail and mail-order operation in the heart of downtown Boston on Brattle Street, near the site of the Boston Massacre. They chose the name "_______," which was the term for a small, wooden structure that housed a ship's radio equipment. The Deutschmanns thought the name was appropriate for a store that would supply the needs of radio officers aboard ships, as well as "ham" radio operators. The term was - and is to this day - used by "hams" when referring to the location their equipment is in.The company issued its first catalog in the early 1940s and then entered the high-fidelity music market. In 1954, _______ began selling its own private-label products under the brand name Realist, but was subsequently sued and consequently changed the brand name to Realistic. After expanding to nine stores plus an extensive mail-order business,the company fell on hard times in the 1960s. _______ was essentially bankrupt, but Charles Tandy saw the potential of _______ and retail consumer electronics and bought the company for $300,000.


Sunday, October 11, 2009

573:Whose He

_______ is a former chairman of Tata Consultancy Services Ltd .Mr. _______ is regarded as the guiding spirit of the Indian Software Industry .He was awarded Padma Bhushan award in 2002._______, is a visionary who has been instrumental in two different engineering revolutions in India - Power Engineering and Software Engineering. He is referred to in India as the father of the Indian software industry.Dr. _______ was born on February 28, 1924. After obtaining a BA and BSc (Hons) at the Punjab University, Lahore, he came to Queen's where he obtained a BSc (Hons) in Electrical Engineering, and went on to complete a MS Electrical Engineering Degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.In 1951 he returned to India and started working for the Tata Electric Company, advancing until he became Director of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India's premier information technology organization in 1974.


572:Which Companies Concept Cars

Remix And Spocket are concept cars by Which Company?'


571:Whats The Alliance Called

_______ was an alliance formed in September 1991 between Apple Computer, IBM and Motorola to create a new computing standard based on the PowerPC architecture. The stated goal of the alliance was to challenge the dominant Wintel computing platform with a new computer design and a next-generation operating system. It was thought that the CISC processors from Intel were an evolutionary dead-end in microprocessor design, and that since RISC was the future, the next few years were a period of great opportunity.

Ans:AIM Alliance

Saturday, October 10, 2009

570:SIP it up

Now a private company, it was founded in 1994 by the merger of several state-owned telecommunications companies, the most important of which was SIP, the monopoly telephone operator in Italy.The company operates landline telephone services in Italy, GSM mobile phone services in Italy and Brazil under the name TIM, and DSL internet and telephony services under the brand Alice in Italy, Germany,France, San Marino and the Netherlands. It also owns a stake in Telecom Argentina in Argentina. It also controls one of the main Italian TV networks: _______ Media.On December 13, 2006, _______ suffered a widespread DNS outage.

Ans:Telecom Italia

569:Which COMP COMPany

_______ is a computer hardware company based in Irvine, California, USA which develops, manufactures, supports, and markets a wide range of personal computers, computer monitors, servers, and computer accessories.It became a well-known brand in 1991 when it started shipping its computer hardware in cow-spotted boxes and for its creative advertising in Computer Shopper and other magazines. In the early and mid-2000s, the company struggled; after years as a fixture on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies worldwide, the company was not listed in 2006, having dropped to number 508.AOL acquired, the online component of _______, Inc., in October 1999 for US$800 million.


568:Samsung Quiz

In the movie DON Motorola had asscociated itself with SRK And the entire movie with the Moto Razr V3i as a style statement.But at the same time they had there product Motorola L7 which needed to be promoted as a Quality Phone hence it was given to Boman Irani as the COP.The sceens planned in the movie was that the L7 falls in water,gathers dust allover over even comes in contact with unstable electricity.In Realty L7 did not posses these quality hence all those became deleted scences.Samsung Organized a team called "Planet Proof" which devloped a phone represented like the L7 in don.Planet Proff later became the Tagline of the Phone.In the of the phone the below-statement "Dont Try This With Any Other Mobile Phone Is Given".Which Phone?

Ans:Samsung Mariene

Friday, October 9, 2009

567:Whats The Word

This is how ubran dictionary defines the word.Supremely chique. handsome beyond description. geeky, yet bodaciously.The word is asscociated with Hyundai Cars.Whats the word?


566:Jhonson & Jhonson

______ is a Belgium brand of products that includes facial products, hair care products, color cosmetics, and products for the skin. ______ had its beginnings during 1930 when its founder Emanuel Stolaroff, founded a cosmetic company known as Natone. It is now part of the Johnson & Johnson conglomerate, which bought the then-independent company during 1994.Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, the company was founded by Emanuel Stolaroff in 1930. In its early years, the company name was Natone, and its function was to supply specialty cosmetics to beauty salons related to the Hollywood film industry. Expansion began in the 1940s, when Natone spread its manufacturing and distribution of cosmetics to the larger retail market.A 1954 business trip to Europe inspired Stolaroff to follow a new product direction that would chart the future course of Natone's operations.Belgian cosmetic chemist Dr. Edmond Fromont had developed a new soap which rinsed quickly and easily, leaving no soap residue.In fact, eleven minutes after washing with Fromont's soap--just one minute longer than with pure water--a person's skin pH would return to normal.This unique soap was called "______." Believing that Fromont's soap would be well received by the U.S. market, Stolaroff made arrangements to import and distribute it in the United States.


565:Lays Quiz

The Word means Impetuous.Its A word commonly used in Lays Advertisements?


Thursday, October 8, 2009


Wireless Broadband Internet Connection of Reliance Communications Branded As?


563:Enegry Saving

The parent to the modern ______ was invented in the late 1890s by Peter Cooper Hewitt.The Cooper Hewitt ______ were used for photographic studios and industries.Edmund Germer, Friedrich Meyer, and Hans Spanner then patented a high pressure vapor ______ in 1927.George Inman later teamed with General Electric to create a practical ______, sold in 1938 and patented in 1941.The modern ______ was invented by Edward E. Hammer, an engineer with General Electric, in response to the 1973 oil crisis. While it met its design goals, it would have cost GE about US$25 million to build new factories to produce them and the invention was shelved.The design was eventually leaked out and copied by others.______ have steadily increased in sales volume.


562:What Famous Improvement Cum Invention

______ was invented in Britain in 1822 by Sampson Mordan and Gabriel Riddle. Earliest Morden ______ are thus hallmarked SMGR. Sampson Mordan continued manufacturing ______ and a wide range of silver objects until World War Two, when the factory was bombed.Between 1822 to 1874, more than 160 patents were registered pertaining to a variety of improvements to ______. The first spring-loaded ______ was patented in 1877 and a twist-feed mechanism was developed in 1895. The 0.9 mm lead was introduced in 1938, and later it was followed by 0.7, 0.5, 0.3. Even a 1.4 mm mechanism was available, and 0.4 and 0.2 versions are now produced.The ______ became successful in Japan with some improvements in 1915 by Tokuji Hayakawa, a metal worker who had just finished his apprenticeship. It was introduced as the Ever-Ready Sharp ______. Success was not immediate, since the metal shaft — essential for the ______ long life — was unfamiliar to users. The Ever-Sharp began selling in huge numbers, however, after a company from Yokohama made a large order. Later Tokuji Hayakawa's company got its name from that ______: Sharp.At nearly the same time, in America, Charles R. Keeran was developing a similar ______ that would be the precursor of most of today's ______s. Keeran's design was ratchet-based, whereas Hayakawa's was screw-based. These two development histories are often combined into one.

Ans:Mechanical Pencil

Wednesday, October 7, 2009


______ is an Italian photographer, best-known worldwide for designing controversial advertising campaigns for Italian brand Benetton, from 1982 to 2000. Most of these advertising campaigns were actually institutionals for the brand, always composed of rather controversial photography, usually with only the company logo "United Colors of Benetton" as caption.In the early nineties ______ co-founded the magazine Colors (also owned by Benetton) with American graphic designer Tibor Kalman. With the tagline "a magazine about the rest of the world", Colors built on the multiculturalism prevalent at that time and in Benetton's ad campaigns, while remaining editorially independent from Benetton.

Ans:Oliviero Toscani


Joseph Lister, was an English surgeon who promoted the idea of sterile surgery while working at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary. He successfully introduced carbolic acid to sterilize surgical instruments and to clean wounds, which led to reduced post-operative infections and made surgery safer for patients.Which Brand is Named After Him?


559:Book is about which Company


Tuesday, October 6, 2009

558:Rural India Quiz

An Internet Job Portal company ||| X ||| and The rural digital infrastructure intiative setup by an Indian Company ||| Y ||| have released the website X & Y


557:Who is Acquiring This Application

iLike is an online service that allows users to download and share music. The website makes use of a sidebar that is used with Apple's iTunes. The program and sidebar are not required in order to use the site but allow for ease in discovering new artists. Although the website is still in a somewhat beta version, it is open to anyone. The site had attracted around half a million users in the four months since launching. This includes major label artists as well as independent artists.

Who is About To Acquire It


556:3rd Place

By Software Revenue Microsoft Comes first,IBM comes second.Who Comes Third?


Self Assessment!

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We would like to notify, that due to severe time constraints we have been unable to update and maintain the score sheet on a regular basis. Therefore, we have decided to discontinue it and hence the link to the score sheet has been removed.

We will of-course continue to update the questions with their respective answers on the following days.
Thank you, to all those who have been regularly visiting our blog and appreciating our efforts.

We hope to keep you engaged with some good questions in the future as well!

Monday, October 5, 2009

555:Advani Ji

_______ was founded in 1982 by partners Mitch Kapor and Jonathan Sachs with backing from Ben Rosen. _______' first product was presentation software for the Apple II known as _______ Executive Briefing System. Kapor founded _______ after leaving his post as head of development at VisiCorp and selling all his rights to the VisiPlot and VisiTrend products to VisiCorp.Shortly after Kapor left VisiCorp, he and Sachs produced an integrated spreadsheet and graphics program.Even though IBM and VisiCorp had a collaboration agreement whereby VisiCalc was being shipped simultaneously with the PC, _______ had a clearly superior product._______ released _______ 1-2-3 in January 1983. The name referred to the three ways the product could be used, as a spreadsheet, graphics package, and database manager.In fact, the latter two functions were less often used, nonetheless 1-2-3 was the most powerful spreadsheet program available.Sales were huge, turning _______ into the largest independent software vendor in the world almost overnight. The business plan had called for $1 million in sales in the first year, but actual results were $54 million.


554:Kaun Hai

_______ joined the Company he is the current ceo of on June 11, 1980 and became the Company he is the current ceo of's 24th employee, the first business manager hired by the founder.He was initially offered a salary of $50,000 as well as a percentage of ownership of the company. When the Company he is the current ceo of was incorporated in 1981, _______ owned 8 percent of the company. He has headed several divisions within the Company he is the current ceo of including "Operating Systems Development", "Operations", and "Sales and Support."_______ handled company finances, however the founder still retained control of the "technological vision." In 2003, _______ sold 8.3% of his shareholdings, leaving him with a 4% stake in the company.The same year, _______ replaced the Company he is the current ceo of's employee stock options program.

Ans:Steve Ballmer

553:Who Owns This Co