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10 Interesting Facts about Internet

Internet, described as millions of computers connected together forming a web or mesh of networks. There is a lot more to this and a lot of incredible things have happened since it was invented. We have compiled a list of internet facts that you will enjoy reading and will definitely get some benefit.

Here are 10  Interesting facts about Internet that you might not know. Lets have a look:

10.

first-tweet-by-jack

First tweet was sent by Jack Drossy on March 22nd, 2006. Today twitter has over 250 million users and about 500 million tweets are sent everyday.

9.

me-at-the-zoo

First youtube video was uploaded on april 1st 2005 and its called “me at the zoo” and he is actually at San Diago Zoo.

8.

google-search

Just one Google search quire requires 1000 computer and 0.2 seconds to retrieve your answer. 16-20% of the searches have never been searched before.

7.

Tim-Berners-Lee

Tim Berners-Lee is the director of the World Wide Web consortium (W3C) and he received a knighthood in 2004 from Queen Elizabeth II.

6.

worlds-first-website

The world’s first website is still live and you can visit it here: http://info.cern.ch/hypertext/WWW/TheProject.html

5.

google-twerking

The most commonly googled question in 2013 was “what is twerking”.

4.

insurance

The most expensive word for Google AdWords is insurance.

3.

match-online-dating

Over 1 million babies have been born from people who met on match.com

2.

nternet-age

Today the internet is 8532 days old and you can check this at howoldistheinter.net by yourself. It only took 5 years for the internet to reach 50 million users.

1.

Ray-Tomlinson

The first Email was sent in 1971 by Ray Tomlinson to himself and he didn’t remembered what it actually said. Today the world record for fastest Gmail login is 1.16 seconds. Why is that even a record?

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