1. Bluetooth was named after a King named King Harald Bluetooth. He united Norway and Denmark.
2. The internet speed at NASA is 91GB per second.
3. The word robot comes from the Czech “robota“. This translates into forced labor, or work.
4. In 2006 someone tried to sell New Zealand on eBay. The price got up to $3,000 before eBay shut it down.
5. In 2011, more than 1 in 3 divorce files in America contained the word Facebook in them.
6. Samsung is also a full-time weapon manufacturer which uses the most up-to-date technology to support peace and security.
7. The first ever VCR (Video Camera Recorder), which was made in 1956, was the size of a piano!
8. Chinese doctors are treating memory loss diseases like Alzheimer and Dementia with the help of mobile gaming Apps.
9. The 30th of November is known as “Computer Security Day“.
10. Although GPS is free for the world to use, it costs $2 million per day to operate. The money comes from American tax revenue.
11. The first alarm clock could only ring at 4 a.m.
12. When signing up to iTunes, if you accept their Terms & Conditions, you agree to not use it to make nuclear weapons.
13. The very first domain name registered was “symbolics.com” on the 15th March 1985.
14. Amazon now sells more eBooks than it does printed books!
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