Technology Facts, Tech Fact, Facts About Technology

Technology Facts, Tech Fact, Facts About Technology

 1. Email is longer than the World Wide Web.

2. The only thing in HP, Google, Microsoft and Apple is the same, apart from the fact that they are IT companies.  They were all started in the garage.

3. Bill Gates's house was designed as a Mac computer.

4. About 6000 new viruses are released every month.

Computer programming is currently one of the fastest growing businesses related to technology.

5. 28% of IT professionals hide their careers from friends and family to get out from giving free technical support.

6. Technophobia is afraid of technology, phonophobia is afraid of having a mobile phone, cyberfobia is a computer phobia.

7. The original name of Windows was the interface manager.

8. There is not a single obvious thing in Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, as well as Apple - they all were launched in a garage.

9. Twenty-five percent of US Internet users use only one mobile device.

10. Every minute, 100 hours of video is uploaded to different users on YouTube.

11. There are 271 million mobile subscribers in the United States alone, and the numbers are increasing rapidly.

12. In the United States, two hundred to twenty million tons of old computer and other technology devices are trashed every year.

13. Ninety percent of text messages are read within three minutes of the delivery.

14. Thirty million people watch television programming from their mobile phones.

15. The average 21-year-old person has spent 5000 hours playing video games, has sent 250,000 emails, instant messages and text messages, and has spent 10,000 hours on mobile phones alone.

16. The first personal computer was created by Berkeley Enterprises.  Referenced as Simon, it was sold for a $ 300 in the 1950s.

17. The world's first mobile phone call has been successfully completed for 40 years.