Category: Notes

What’s in a name?

Burma Institute of Technology (BIT) Not sure if “BIT Rangoon” was considered as an alternative to RIT. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) has several campuses. The five oldest IIT campuses and their establishment dates are: IIT Kharagpur IITKGP 1951 IIT Bombay IITB 1958 […]

Names in Myanmar

Myanmar Names One word names Two words Three words Four or more words Mixed Names J A Maung Gyi (Joseph Augustus, Governor) M A Maung Gyi (Master of Arts, Diplomat) April April Chit Khin (Vocalist)April Khine (Lecturer) May May Saw Lwin (Professor)May Win Maung (Actor, Vocalist)Maymyo (Named after […]

Companies and Products

The Beatles founded Apple Music. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple Computers. Apple Music sued Apple Computers for trademark violation. The judge ruled that the two companies belonging to different domains could use the same name. Due to convergence of technologies (a few decades later), the Beatles’ […]

Methodist (2)

Methodist was founded as a “revival” movement of the Church of England. Methodist became a Protestant Denomination, and spread world wide. Burma had three kinds of Methodist Churches and schools. English Methodist Burmese Methodist Chinese Methodist MEHS stands for Methodist English High School. MEHS was rebuilt after the […]

Methodist (1)

Methodist was founded as a “revival” movement of the Church of England. Methodist became a Protestant Denomination, and spread world wide. Burma had three kinds of Methodist Churches and schools: English Methodist Burmese Methodist Chinese Methodist MEHS MEHS stands for Methodist English High School. MEHS was rebuilt after […]

Tag

TAG may stand for “Technology and Architecture Group”. TAG may stand for “Tun Aung Gyaw” or “Tom Aung Gyaw”. Tag mean mean a label. In the early days, there is game called “Tag”. There used to be Rag Tag Bands. Facebook Tag In Facebook, tagging a post makes […]