Computer Trivia Facts: Wellinfo
BLOGS / Oct 11, 2017 12:01 pm

 

Wellinfo looks at 10 fun Computer Trivia Facts.

 1. The first computer weighed over 20 tons, that's the same weight as about 20 cars. It took up more than 1800 sqf, thats about 10 car parking spaces.

2. The letters on the top row of a typewriter are the same letters in the word "TYPEWRITER".

3. HP, Microsoft and Apple were all started in garages.

4. The first computer mouse was made from wood.

5. Amazon.com started as a online bookstore and Facebook has over 1 billion users making its population almost as big as India.

6. Each month, over 6000 viruses are created and MYDOOM was the most destructive virus with over $38,000,000,000 in damages.

7. There are now, in 2018 over 25 Billion devices connected to the internet worldwide.

8. INK JET ink costs over $5000 per gallon making it one of the most expensive substances on Earth.

9. Surgeons who grew up playing video games make 37% fewer mistakes.

10. Only 8% of the worlds currency is physical money. The rest exists only in computers.

 

We hope you enjoyed Wellinfo's Computer Trivia Facts.

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4 Comments:
Gail
Oct 13, 2017 00:09 am
Love all this. Thanks for posting. As I'm soon to have surgery, I'll be sure to ask my surgeon which video game he played as a child........hope it wasn't just 'operation'. Thanks for posting.
Wellinfo Dubai
Oct 13, 2017 08:55 am
Good luck with your surgery! See you in our shop once you recover.
Latricia
Nov 09, 2017 23:59 pm
Wow! Great trivia. I'm gonna use it to impress my friends.
Wellinfo Dubai
Nov 14, 2017 19:34 pm
Thanks for your comment Latricia. Glad you enjoyed our article.

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