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Random Computer Facts
There are 54 Random Computer Facts!
45% of all online gamers are female, and women over the age of 18 are the industry's fastest growing demographic.
A bag of marijuana was the first thing ever bought and sold over the internet.
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.
The first webcam was used in 1991 by Cambridge researchers for checking the coffee pot without leaving their desks.
Hewlett Packard was started at a garage in Palo Alto in 1939.
On an average work day, a typist's fingers travel 12.6 miles.
HP, Google, Microsoft, and Apple have one thing in common – apart from the obvious that they are IT companies. They were all started in garages.
IBM's Watson computer has 90 processors, 2,880 cores, 11,200 threads, 16 terabytes of RAM, and 4TB worth of data on its hard drive.