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Saturday, 16 June 2012

Some Funny Facts About Computer

08:56 Posted by vijay pasham No comments

Few days ago I came to know about some funny Facts about Computer which was really unique and I never knew about. Here I want to list few of them .

  • Bill Gates house was designed using Macintosh Computers,

  • TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.

  • While it took the radio 38 years, and the television a short 13 years, it took the World Wide Web only 4 years to reach 50 million users.

  • There are approximately 1,319,872,109 people on the Internet.

  • The Dvorak keyboard is more efficient than QWERTY. 20 times faster, in fact.

  • On eBay, there are an average of $680 worth of transactions each second.

  • 80% of all pictures on the internet are of naked women

  • The first computer mouse was invented by Doug Engelbart in around 1964 and was made of wood.

  • Domain names are being registered at a rate of more than one million names every month.

  • There are approximately 1.06 billion instant messaging accounts worldwide.

  • The first banner advertising was used in 1994.

  • The average computer user blinks 7 times a minute, less than half the normal rate of 20.

  • For every ‘normal’ webpage, there are five porn pages.

  • The first domain name ever registered was Symbolics.com.

  • Another name for a Microsoft Windows tutorial is ‘Crash Course’! 


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