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June 27, 2017

Silicon Bunny

devadutta @ 2:25 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1498573559 ) Play
2017-07-02

Enough of that algorithms round. A simple question today.

Who is in that white bunny suit? Bonus points if you explain the significance of this event.

Cracked by: Sumanth Patlolla , s m muneer ali and Dibyo

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

May 20, 2017

Definitely not in set

devadutta @ 10:50 am, GMT +0000 ( 1495277425 ) Play
2017-05-26

Continuing our Algorithm themed round is this plaintext question. This eponymous algorithm, made famous by Google and Akamai is used widely in databases, search engines and data analytics platforms to find if an element exists in a set or not. Which algorithm are we talking about?

Hint:

Cracked by: Dibyo and Dibyo

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

May 5, 2017

The Happening

devadutta @ 12:06 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1493986012 ) Play
2017-05-10

Continuing our Algorithm themed questions.

This man wanted to figure out the best way to lay out an electricity network in his country and came up with one of the most commonly used graph algorithms. Which algorithm are we talking about? Bonus points for identifying him.

Cracked by: Andy and Sumanth Patlolla

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

May 2, 2017

Another Theme Round

devadutta @ 9:54 am, GMT +0000 ( 1493718868 ) Play
2017-05-07

A slightly different theme round. Following N questions will all be connected to some algorithm or the other. Since I have given out the theme, I will make the questions slightly obscure.

Connect to an algorithm

Cracked by: Dibyo , Andy , Shwetha Maiya and Sumanth Patlolla

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 24, 2017

Season 4

devadutta @ 9:52 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1493070767 ) Play
2017-04-30

Answer to the second part of this question is the answer to the Convoluted Theme.

Before this place sold tomatoes by the pound, it housed one of the most important companies that shaped modern technology. Which company are we talking about?

To crack the convoluted theme, find out what is blacked out on this board. Bonus points for telling us where you can find this board.

 

Cracked by: Dibyo , s m muneer ali and Sumanth Patlolla

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 23, 2017

This is how it all started

devadutta @ 9:14 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1492982084 ) Play
2017-04-29

Continuing our convoluted connect round.

What is this?

About the theme, Sumanth Patlolla: Think bigger. Much bigger.

Cracked by: s m muneer ali , Sumanth Patlolla and Dibyo

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 22, 2017

Transfer the resistance

devadutta @ 10:11 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1492899075 ) Play
2017-04-28

This is probably going to give up the Convoluted theme.

Fill in the blanks. World’s first _________________

Cracked by: Prasad , Dibyo , Sumanth Patlolla and s m muneer ali

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 20, 2017

Like apt for mac

devadutta @ 9:53 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1492725194 ) Play
2017-04-26

Continuing our “Convoluted Connect Round”, here is question 2. No one has cracked the theme yet.

What is blocked out in red?

Cracked by: Dibyo and Sumanth Patlolla

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 19, 2017

Pig

devadutta @ 10:15 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1492640122 ) Play
2017-04-25

I am going to try a convoluted connect round. The next N questions will be connected to a theme. Slightly convoluted, but easily deducible.

Many people falsely think that the first letter of the last names of these three men (in order) lead to the name of this popular hobby. In reality, it came from a pejorative term like n00b. What are we talking about?

Heinrich Rudolf Hertz

Guglielmo Marconi.jpg

Cracked by: Sumanth Patlolla , s m muneer ali and Dibyo

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

April 18, 2017

Jordan + Bugs Bunny

devadutta @ 10:28 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1492554528 ) Play
2017-04-24

Monument in honor of whom?

Cracked by: Dibyo , Sumanth Patlolla and s m muneer ali

Answer: (more…)

Points assigned by AutoRaja. Review by lazy humans pending.

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