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September 12, 2007

The calculative artist..

devadutta @ 10:32 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189593174 ) Play

Connect

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Cracked by: srikanth , abhinav , Vinod , udupendra , Bikiran , bs , Mahesh Herle , nihit , Arun Krishnamoorthy , piezocake , Gammafunction , Sharath , Preetish , Sandesh , alephnull , Non Descript , yaksha , bobo , Abhishek.

Prasad gets a deeper connect. I wonder what he was on :P

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September 11, 2007

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srikanth @ 10:36 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189506966 ) Play

Identify and connect the 3 celebrities below:
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And just to ensure you’re thinking along the right lines:

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Prasad , nihit , Abhishek , Karthik , BiGFooT , prasanth , and Bikiran radioed in the right answer. piezocake and jayanth transmitted some funny signals with a low SNR.

The demodulated signal:

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September 10, 2007

Can you see?

devadutta @ 10:10 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189419003 ) Play

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Identify this famous pair.

The title was a hint asking you to see properly :) Many people missed a subtle difference.

Cracked by: jayanth , bs , srichand , nihit , Abhishek , shyam , Sandesh , ram , alephnull , Prasad , yaksha , Ganesh Prasad , srikanth , Shashank

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September 9, 2007

Overheat!

srikanth @ 11:00 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189335643 ) Play

Theme music to what?

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Clues:

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kalyan , devadutta , Sandesh , Abhishek , Arun Krishnamoorthy, Sanket Angane , prasanth and jayanth remember their gaming days well.

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September 8, 2007

No cakes this day!

devadutta @ 10:45 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189248303 ) Play

Connect

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and

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Look closely in the above pic

And since we do not want you to start looking for connects in deep relativity principles, here is a clue to streamline your quest

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udupendra , nihit , srikanth , Ganesh Prasad , jayanth , yaksha , prabhu_dc , Shashank got the answer right.
There was one intricate detail which everybody missed :)
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September 7, 2007

I’ve had enough of text..

devadutta @ 10:11 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189159888 ) Play

Instead of plain boring text messages with numbers , if you were to get these awesome illustrations as errors, which protocol will you be using? Bonus for telling us which illustration corresponds to which boring error.

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(Hint: All of us have seen these errors)

The following people get the bonus points: udupendra , BiGFooT , abhinav , prabhu_dc , prasanth , yaksha , jayanth , Shashank, Srichand

srikanth , nihit just get the protocol name (lazy! lazy!)

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September 6, 2007

I want to believe…

srikanth @ 11:43 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189078987 ) Play

This question inspired by a suggestion from Prabhu

Identify this equation:

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And without further ado, clues:
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Lots of jobless people, namely Arun Krishnamoorthy , Anuj , BiGFooT , bs , Swetha , Vinod , Ganesh Prasad , nihit , Preetish , Tathagata Chatterjee , jayanth , ram , Gammafunction , Shashank , Abhishek , alephnull , prasanth , yaksha , Mahesh Herle , pratap , Prasad , and udupendra , took the time to point out that:

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September 5, 2007

What, me worry?

srikanth @ 9:20 am, GMT +0000 ( 1188984051 ) Play

Identify the author (caricature circled below) of this article that appeared in Mad magazine ~50 years ago.

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Cracked by everyone… (piezocake , Keerthi , prabhu_dc , Arun Krishnamoorthy , udupendra , BiGFooT , srichand , bs , Pratap , Swetha , Ganesh Prasad , Sagnik , nihit , shyam , Tathagata Chatterjee , ram , Abhishek , Prasad , Mahesh Herle , yaksha , prasanth , Archana , alephnull, and shashank)

Answer:
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September 4, 2007

….. is worth a thousand words

devadutta @ 9:00 am, GMT +0000 ( 1188896426 ) Play

Who he?

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He is best known for taking this photograph

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Cracked left right and center.
srikanth, udupendra , yaksha , srichand , Pratap , Abhishek , prabhu_dc , Swetha , nihit , Keerthi , shyam , Bikiran Goswami , insufferablejake , Prasad , ram , Arun Krishnamoorthy , prasanth , Poornima , jayanth

Answer:

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September 3, 2007

Short, dry cough.

srikanth @ 9:49 am, GMT +0000 ( 1188812948 ) Play

The pictures below capture a few of a long-running series of unrelated events that have become an integral part of geek mythos. What is the term used to describe all these events?

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Cracked by:  Anuj , Poornima , srichand , Abhishek , ram , nihit , Prasad , yaksha  and asha.

Answer:

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