JUST FACTS


 

  •  Another name for a Microsoft Windows tutorial is ‘Crash Course’!
  • Bill Gates house was designed using a Macintosh computer.
  •  By the year 2012 there will be approximately 17 billion devices connected to the Internet.
  •  Domain names are being registered at a rate of more than one million names every month.
  • E-mail has been around longer than the World Wide Web.
  •  For every ‘normal’ webpage, there are five porn pages.
  •  In the 1980s, an IBM computer wasn’t considered 100% compatible unless it could run Microsoft Flight Simulator*.
  •  MySpace reports over 110 million registered users. Were it a country, it would be the tenth largest, just behind Mexico.
  •  One of every 8 married couples in the US last year met online.
  •  The average 21 year old has spent 5,000 hours playing video games, has exchanged 250,000 e-mails, instant and text messages and has spent 10,000 hours on the mobile phone.
  • The average computer user blinks 7 times a minute, less than half the normal rate of 20.
  •  The first banner advertising was used in 1994.
  •  The first computer mouse was invented by Doug Engelbart in around 1964 and was made of wood.
  •  The first domain name ever registered was Symbolics.com.
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