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  • Meet Larry Tesler, the guy who invented copy and paste 07-03-2014 10:01 AM

    Tesler was working at Xerox PARC from 1973 to 1980 where he worked on the Gypsy word processor and Smalltalk. Copy and paste was first implemented in 1973-1976 by Tesler and Tim Mott while working on the programming of Gypsy at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. (Information: via Wikipedia) ...
  • He credited JK Rowling, says Shah Rukh Khan's Chief Digital Strategist 06-10-2013 08:53 PM

    New Delhi: When blogger Agratha Dinakaran slammed Shah Rukh Khan for giving a speech at AIMA (All India management Association), which, as she says, was hugely inspired from British author JK Rowling's speech that she made at Harvard in 2008, little did she know that disregarding the credit, which the...
  • Did Shah Rukh Khan plagiarise JK Rowling's speech? 06-10-2013 12:13 AM

    New Delhi: In his interviews and shows, Shah Rukh Khan comes across as someone who quickly connects with the audience through his words. Recently, the actor was invited to speak at an AIMA (All India management Association) gathering where he talked about the fundamental things that shape the life of...
  • Students assault teachers in West Bengal colleges 01-09-2013 06:29 AM

    Students stopped from copying in an examination or irate over a college principal intervening in their fight, went on a rampage with two separate cases of teachers being assaulted reported from West Bengal on Saturday. Several teachers and invigilators were assaulted by students after they tried to prevent "mass cheating"...
  • Teachers beaten after stopping Trinamool leader's wife from copying 28-08-2013 06:04 AM

    Three teachers including a college principal in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district said they were on Tuesday assaulted for preventing an examinee - the wife of a Trinamool Congress leader - from copying during an exam. The leader denied his wife was cheating. The incident happened in Meghnad Saha College...
  • Now show soft copy of tickets to enter into airports 01-01-2013 01:46 PM

    Air travellers can now enter airports by showing a soft display of air tickets on their smart-phones, tablets and laptops. ...
  • CBI arrests 17 for using gadgets to cheat 11-11-2012 08:03 AM

    New Delhi: In a multi-city swoop, the CBI on Saturday busted a gang allegedly involved in a cheating racket, arresting 17 people who were facilitating copying using high profile gadgets in a post-doctoral entrance exam. During a surprise check by CBI in Chandigarh, it was found that some women candidates...
  • Full text: Pranab Mukherjee's Budget speech 28-02-2011 01:17 PM

    Complete text of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's Union Budget speech for 2011-12: Budget 2011-2012 Speech of Pranab Mukherjee Minister of Finance February 28, 2011 Madam Speaker, I rise to present the Union Budget for 2011-12. We are reaching the end of a remarkable fiscal year. In a globalised world with...
  • Forbes India: Who will bell the copycat 22-07-2009 02:40 PM

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  • QOTD: B'wood bankrupt of ideas? 27-12-2006 10:33 AM

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