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January 31, 2011

Like the music, except, probably, louder.

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296518359 ) Play

What is this class of devices called?

Hint: Name is blanked out here:

PS: I fought off the gremlins and came back. Yay.

Cracked by: vijayaraghavan , Rogi , shrik , jowens , dineshk , Mikey , KK , Sumanth Patlolla , Logik , vinayaknp , Antariksh Bothale , Raghuvansh , Manish Achuth , Ananth , sandesh , Bharath , Thejas V R , Siddarth Pai , raklodramA , Appu S , rohanquizzer , v.chandrashekar , Sanador , Aparna , udupendra , Kaustubh and Sohail Nijas

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January 30, 2011

Drink Water

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296431952 ) Play

Comic suggestion for a social-network’s 503 page by a famous web-comic artist. It was actually used. Who is the artist? Which social network?

Late question is soooper laaate. Sorry folks, Gremlins kidnapped the Quizmaster.

Cracked by: dineshk , , Riyaz Usman , raklodramA , Sanador , Dibyo , Rogi , Thejas V R , Bipin Banavalikar , vinayaknp , Moju21 , jins , KK , shrey , madhur , jowens , Sumanth Patlolla , Siddarth Pai , Aparna , Bharath , shrik , Logik , Raghuvansh , Ananth , Manish Achuth , sandesh , udupendra , Kaustubh and Shwetha Maiya

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January 29, 2011

Just about red

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296345564 ) Play

This dude, is a famous composer. He is even more famous for his scientific discoveries. Who he?

For fake bonus points, tell us what he discovered.

Cracked by: Raghuvansh , Ananth , jowens , Bharath , sandesh , KK , Dibyo , Rogi , dineshk , shrik , lanu , Qbrain , raklodramA , puneet_k , Bipin Banavalikar , Muthu sundaresan , Manish Achuth , vishal , udupendra , rohanquizzer , Appu S , v.chandrashekar , Sohail Nijas , Sumanth Patlolla , Aparna , vishal golcha , Thejas V R , Nanda , Riyaz Usman , Siddarth Pai and Logik

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January 28, 2011

Trademark disputes ahoy!

srikanth @ 9:14 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296249248 ) Play

A somewhat-famous image of a very famous tech personality. Who? Where?

Another pic of the location.

PS: Don’t miss the other question that was posted today!

Cracked by: lotuseater , dineshk , Sumanth Patlolla , Rogi , puneet_k , Manish Achuth , appu s , Thejas V R , jowens , shrik , udupendra , KK , Ananth , Dibyo , sandesh , vinayaknp , Bharath , Raghuvansh , lanu , Qbrain , raklodramA , Bipin Banavalikar and Sohail Nijas

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January 27, 2011

Everybody, Scram!

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296172796 ) Play

Sorry for the late post folks. Slightly-modified question from Rogi!

Name the item in this recreation that everybody’s so interested in:

Hint:

Cracked by: Raghuvansh , Rogi , lotuseater , jowens , Aravind and dineshk

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January 26, 2011

Seventies® FastForward™ 2008: Professional Edition℠

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1296086384 ) Play

Iconic photo from the seventies. Fast Forwarded to 2008. Who is blocked out?

Cracked by: Aparna , v.chandrashekar , AmK , dineshk , wanderlust , Ananth , Kaustubh , prateekbhatt , Bharath , Raghuvansh , Anjul , KK , Sumanth Patlolla , jowens , Manish Achuth , Dibyo , Rogi , raklodramA , puneet_k , lotuseater , lanu , Nanda , shrik , Muthu sundaresan , buk , shrey , rohanquizzer , Rahul Rajeev , appu s , Moju21 , Logik , Shwetha Maiya , Thejas V R , Aravind , Tushar S , vkamath , Siddarth Pai , krudebox , Akhilesh , aditthya , Sohail Nijas , udupendra , piezocake and sandesh

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January 25, 2011

I prefer Morse myself.

srikanth @ 11:10 am, GMT +0000 ( 1295953828 ) Play

What connects? This list is far from exhaustive. Visual acuity might help :p

Cracked by: shrik , sandesh , shrey , dineshk , Rogi , vinayaknp , Dibyo , jowens , Anjul , Raghuvansh , udupendra , Bharath and puneet_k

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January 24, 2011

The Belt of Orion

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1295913599 ) Play

What is this funky pattern known as? You can find them on currency notes.

For fake bonus points, tell us what happens when software like Adobe Photoshop sees this pattern in an image.

Cracked by: udupendra , rohanquizzer , Shwetha Maiya , Suvojit Sarkar , Moju21 , vinayaknp , lanu , Logik , Sanador , krudebox , Dibyo , KK , appu s , Inglourious , shrik , Sumanth Patlolla , Ananth , Manish Achuth , Bharath , madhur , Rogi , lotuseater , Kaustubh , sandesh , dineshk , SV , jowens , Aravind , prasad , Sohail Nijas , puneet_k , level_roxpol , vkamath , Mikey , Raghuvansh , Qbrain , Thejas V R , Muthu sundaresan , dheeraj , mankuTimma , Siddarth Pai , Aparna and Antariksh Bothale

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January 23, 2011

“I guess there is no one to blame”

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1295827172 ) Play

What is this account talking about?

Cracked by: udupendra , Kaustubh , shrik , Sumit Gunjan , shrey , Raghuvansh , SV , dineshk , Anjul , KK , Dibyo , Rogi , Sanador , Logik , vinayaknp , madhur , lotuseater , byslexia , Riyaz Usman , mrsgollum , mankuTimma , puneet_k , appu s , rohanquizzer , Shwetha Maiya , Moju21 , krudebox , lanu , Siddarth Pai , Inglourious , Sumanth Patlolla , Bharath , Manish Achuth , sandesh , Aditya Date , kanti , jowens , Aravind , titlesticle , Thejas V R , vkamath , Mikey , Mo and Qbrain

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January 22, 2011

Squint your eyes

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1295740769 ) Play

Identify this dude. His most important work can be found in the form of a book in every engineer’s home (home because not too many people use it that often anymore).

Cracked by: mrsgollum , Thejas V R , raklodramA , puneet_k , Shwetha Maiya , vinayaknp , Tushar S , SYEDMOHDMUNEERALI , rohanquizzer , Rogi , appu s , lotuseater , Moju21 , KK , Rahul Rajeev , Sohail Nijas , Rithwik K , Bharath , Logik , Nanda , Ananth , shrik , Kaustubh , udupendra , shenoyvarun86 , dineshk , Sumit Gunjan , Raghuvansh , byslexia , Riyaz Usman , mankuTimma , lanu , v.chandrashekar , krudebox , Inglourious , Sumanth Patlolla , Manish Achuth , jowens and Siddarth Pai

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