Cool factoids…

April 26, 2012

  • Google got its name from the mathematical figure googol, which denotes the number ‘one followed by a hundred zeros’.
  • The Internet was initially called the ‘Galactic network’ in memos written by MIT’s J C R Licklider in 1962.
  • The number of UK Internet users increase by an estimated 75 percent each year.
  • It took 13 years for television to reach 50 million users- it took the Internet less than 4 years.

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