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June 10, 2008

They’re all connected…

srikanth @ 9:14 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1213132441 ) Play

Final question of the theme round!

X started out as a research project – (1). This entire theme round centres around the core tech behind X. BTW, it recently got an “official” mascot – (2) (Many thanks Mr. BiGFooT!).

Identify X

Cracked by: varuns88 , shyam , VikraM , udupendra , svgreatest , wasi manazir, Tathagata Chatterjee and shenoyvarun86

udupendra and svgreatest cracked the theme… Congrats

The theme round ends with this question. Check the theme question post for the final stats!

Answer:

  1. Backrub, the first name of Google
  2. Googlebot :). This is the official google bot mascot

The connect: Google

 


9 Responses to “They’re all connected…”

  1. varuns88
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    1.Google was originally nicknamed BackRub.
    2.GoogleBot

    Hence the answer is Google


  2. shyam

    Google


  3. VikraM

    X is Google…… didn’t need to google that, though.. :)


  4. VikraM

    started out as BackRub…. (logo seen in 1)


  5. udupendra
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    Google


  6. svgreatest

    BackRub


  7. wasi manazir

    X is Google

    Google started by the name Backrub, n the first pic was its logo.

    I think the core tech behind google is the concept of “backlinks(pagerank)”


  8. Tathagata Chatterjee
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    X equals Google.

    Regards,
    Tathagata Chatterjee


  9. 1 is backrub, aka google


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