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How Popular Tech Companies Got Their Names

June 2, 2014

By now, most of us have heard the story of how Google got its name. But Google isn’t the only company out there with an odd name. And it certainly isn’t the only name with an interesting story. Here is the list of stories behind the naming of popular tech companies. Source

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Obscure Top-Level Domains

February 14, 2014

A domain is basically the suffix of a web address or URL. The most popular one we see today is .com. This is what is called a top-level domain. Others include .net and .edu. However, there are some TLDs that you have probably never heard of. Read on to find out what they are. Source

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Infographic: How do you spell Gaddafi?

January 30, 2013

Here’s a colorful infographic

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Words On Fire

June 1, 2012

An analysis of which words (in post titles) got the most attention on Hacker News based on data from hntop100.com. Source