2011 News and Highlighs
1. Osama Bin Laden was killed on May 1.
On May 1, 2011 Osama bin Laden was killed. It was big news. It made bigger with the fact - Osama was living near the Military academy of Pakistan. US forces entered into Pakistan without knowledge of Pakistan and finished him.
President Obama announced the news to world
"Good evening. Tonight I can report to the American people and to the world that the United States has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden, the leader of al Qaeda, and a terrorist who is responsible for the murder of thousands of innocent men, women and children."
2. Earth Quake in Japan
On March 11, huge earth quake in Japan was biggest natural disaster.16000+ people died due to this disaster.
3. Mohammad Gadafi Died
Mohammad Gadaffi ruled libya for 40 years. People came to streets to oppose him. On Oct 20, 2011 Gadaffi was killed in gun battle.
4. Terrorist Attack in Oslo
On July 22 a young man killed 69 people in peacful place - Oslo
5. Anna Hazare Fast
A 74 year man - Anna Hazare in India became national hero. He did fast for 11 days for cause - India against corruptions. Millions of people supported him. The Govt of India and Parliament has to agree to make a new law /bill - lokpal bill. Now Anna Hazare is compared with Mahatma Gandhi.
Cricket has become one of richest and popular game. Cricket World cup 2011 started on Feb 19 Saturday. The first match was played between two hosts Bangladesh and India. A total of 49 matches were played during 43 days. There are day matches and daynight matches.
In the FINAL match on April 2 - India defeated Srilanka.
1. Era of Tablets.
Bill Gates had a dream that every home should have desktop computer. The dream was fullfilled. Coumputer desktop changed the world.
In last decade - laptop and notebook took place of desktop. Working from home, work while travelling require a computer that can travelw ith us.
From 2011 - it is obvious that Touch screen and Tablets are going to take over Laptops. There are hundreds of tablet pc in market from multiple hardware and software vendors.
2. IPAD 2, IPhone 4s
anything with I in begining was hit in 2011. IPAD 2, IPhone 4-S has been very successfull.
Wii, Sony playstation were successful. Kinect was huge success in 2010 and in 2011. XBOX was famous for top graphics. Combined with Kinect Sensor it is revolution in gaming industry.
Cloud , cloud - was a buz world. It has become reality now.
In 1940s - every cbig company used to have their own electricity plant. After a decade things changed - companies focused on building core products and not on producing electricity. Similar things are happening in cloud hosting. Companies are going to focus on core competencies and not on managing IT infrastructure
Ivian Lunasol Sarcos Colmenares from Venezuela won Miss World 2011 in London. She lost her both parents at early age of 8. For 5 years she studied at nunnery. She is source of inspiration for every women. Inspite of being in very difficult circumstances she got the crown every women in world dream of.