Assistant IT & Cyber Laws

Cyber Laws – 11

വെബ് ബ്രൗസേർസ്, സേർച്ച് എൻജിനുകൾ, സോഷ്യൽ മീഡിയ, ഇ-കോമേഴ്‌സ് എന്നിവയുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ട ചോദ്യങ്ങളാണ് ഇന്നത്തെ പാഠത്തിൽ ഉൾപ്പെടുത്തിയിരിക്കുന്നത്.

  • Software application to retrieve and view information over world wide web

Web browser


  • The first web browser is



  • Nexus was invented by

Tim Berners Lee (1990)


  • Safari web browser was developed by

Apple in 2003


  • Web browser Internet Explorer was introduced by



  • Web browser used in Windows 10

Microsoft Edge


  • Web browser Internet Explorer was introduced in



  • Web browser developed by Google

Google Chrome


  • Examples of Web browsers

Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Epic, Internet Explorer


  • Examples of Mobile Browsers

UC Browser, Opera Mini, Chrome, Dolphin


  • The process of visiting a number of websites in rapid succession is called



  • First Web browser developed in India



  • Epic browser was developed by

Hidden Reflex, Bengaluru


  • Epic was released on

29th August 2013


  • Software that is designed to search for information on world wide web

Search Engines


  • First search engine in the world

Archie (1990)


  • Important search engines are

Google, Yahoo, Bing,


  • Search engine launched by DEITY (Department of Electronics and Information Technology) to search tourism related information



  • Search engine developed by Microsoft



  • Important social networking sites are

Facebook, Whatsapp, Google Plus, Twitter, LinkedIn, My Space, Meet me, Skype


  • Facebook was started in the year



  • Founder of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg


  • First Indian company to be acquired by Facebook

Little Eye Labs


  • Video sharing app developed for Facebook users

Facebook Watch


  • Social media which started a music app # Music in 2015



  • Discussion or International site published on world wide web



  • Blog is a short form of

Web Log


  • The word Blog was coined by

Peter Merholz


  • Which is known as SMS in the world of internet



  • Messages posted on Twitter are known as



  • Information that written in a Blog is known as



  • Social networking site Orkut was owned by



  • Facebook acquired Whatsapp in



  • Methode for sharing the location of the user in Whatsapp to others is known as

Live Location


  • Orkut was closed in

30 September 2014


  • The selling and buying of products and services through an electronic medium is called

E-Commerce (Electronic commerce)


  • Examples of e-commerce sites

Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazone, eBay, Alibaba, Jabong, Myntra


  • Headquarters of Flipkart



  • Flipkart was started by

Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal


  • Flipkart was started in



  • Chairman of e-commerce site Alibaba

Jack Ma


  • Founder of e-commerce site Amazon

Jeffrey P Bezos


  • Different categories of e-commerce

B2B (Business to Business), B2C (Business to Customer), C2B and C2C


  • Internet-based computing that provides shared resources and data to computers and other devices on demand

Cloud Computing


  • Free and open source suite developed for setting up a cloud computing environment



  • Meghdoot was developed by



  • An attack accomplished by using the internet to break into computers and using them to attack a network is called

Distributed DOS


  • Hardware devices that are not part of the main computer and are often added later to the system



  • Silicon Valley of India



  • Which is referred as Silicosapience


(To be Continued…)