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14 Mind-blowing facts about technology

1. Bluetooth was named after a King named King Harald Bluetooth. He united Norway and Denmark.

14 Mind-blowing facts about technology
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2. The internet speed at NASA is 91GB per second.

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3. The word robot comes from the Czech “robota“. This translates into forced labor, or work.

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4. In 2006 someone tried to sell New Zealand on eBay. The price got up to $3,000 before eBay shut it down.

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5. In 2011, more than 1 in 3 divorce files in America contained the word Facebook in them.

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6. Samsung is also a full-time weapon manufacturer which uses the most up-to-date technology to support peace and security.

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7. The first ever VCR (Video Camera Recorder), which was made in 1956, was the size of a piano!

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8. Chinese doctors are treating memory loss diseases like Alzheimer and Dementia with the help of mobile gaming Apps.

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9. The 30th of November is known as “Computer Security Day“.

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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.

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11. The first alarm clock could only ring at 4 a.m.

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12. When signing up to iTunes, if you accept their Terms & Conditions, you agree to not use it to make nuclear weapons.

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13. The very first domain name registered was “symbolics.com” on the 15th March 1985.

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14. Amazon now sells more eBooks than it does printed books!

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