Pixel Quiz : December 2016

Vidit Bhargava

Q1. The idea of X came to Y when he took a vacation with his children in the summer of
1999. Y would then be reminded of his own childhood and how travelling used to be an
event in itself, and how the creation of interstate highways led to a demise of that cul-
ture. This forms the idea of X. What is X? Who is Y?

Q2. The chief futurist for this company X is Neil Stephenson, since one of the of prod-
ucts X is working on, is a direct implementation of one of the elements of a Stephenson
book. X was founded by Rony Abovitz in 2010. However, all doesn’t look well at X at the
moment, according to a “The Information” report, that states that the latest X demo was
nothing more than a special effects video. What is X?

Q3.We did not invent the algorithm. The algorithm consistently  nds Jesus. The algo-
rithm killed Jeeves.The algorithm is banned in China. The algorithm is from Jersey. The
algorithm constantly  nds Jesus. This is not the algorithm. This is close. Where will you
nd these lines?

Q4. DeNa, Co. Ltd, is a Japanese provider of mobile portal and e-Commerce websites.
DeNa also owns one of the most popular Japanese Gaming platforms called Mobage.
However, DeNa’s most popular works to this day, come from a partnership with X an-
nounced in the March of 2015, after a previous partnership of X with another company
called GungHo didn’t garner much interest. Why is DeNa famous today or Who did they
partner with?

Q5. He  rst featured in the game, Rad Mobile released in 1991. Originally code named
‘Mr. Needlemouse’. his shoes were a concept evolved from a design inspired by Michael
Jackson’s boots with the addition of the color red, which was inspired by both Santa
claus and the contrast of those colors on Jackson’s 1987 album Bad. His personality is
said to based on Bill Clinton’s “Get it done” attidute. In 2005, it was one of the first characters to be included in the Wolf of Game, placed alongside characters such as Link. Who
is he?