Thursday, May 31, 2012

interesting Computer Facts For users

Computer Facts For Kids
  • A normal human being blinks 20 times in a minute, whereas a computer user blinks only 7 times a minute!
  • The house of Bill Gates was designed using a Macintosh computer.
  • Sweden is a country with the highest percentage of Internet users (75%).
  • 'Mosaic' was the first popular web browser released in the year 1993.
  • I am sure most of us must have played the game Tetris. Since the time it was created in early eighties, it has sold more than 40 million copies worldwide, which made its creator richer by $8m.
  • Almost all computer users must know how destructive a virus can be. But then, it would be interesting to know that a virus cannot corrupt your PC on its own. It corrupts your system only when you activate it by either downloading infected files from the Internet or by sharing these infected files.
  • Computer circuitry can be destroyed by static electricity, it is so mild for humans that they don't even feel it.
  • The Nvidia GeForce 6800 Ultra chip has maximum numbers of transistors on it, approx. 222 million of them.
  • Konrad Zuse, has the credit of creating world's first computer known as the Z1 in 1936. Three years later in the year 1939, was when the first fully functioning electro-mechanical computer, known as Z2 was developed.
  • 'Stewardesses' is the longest word which can be typed with only the left hand.