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Internet Facts

FYI Some More Internet Facts There are many unknown and interesting facts about the internet.  Below are some that have been found on the net and provided for your interest. The Internet and Web are commonly mistaken for the same thing.  However, the Internet refers to the networking infrastructure that connects millions of machines across […]

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We all need to be aware of dangers of the Internet

Using computers, laptops, phones etc to surf the internet is often done without any thought as to the dangers of the internet.  This article is part two describing the various dangers there are on the net. Porn The internet has made it extremely easy for people to have access to pornography – and this includes […]

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Usage of the Internet

Facts and Figures on Usage of the Internet Of the 7 billion people on earth, over 2 billion use the Internet on a weekly basis. It was estimated in 2012 that approximately 17 billion devices (which includes computers, mobiles and tablets) connected to the Internet. Well over a half of the regular web population resides in […]

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Surprising Internet Facts

Do You Know The Following Surprising Internet Facts? The Internet weights as much as one strawberry. Online dating generates over one billion dollars each year. About a third of all internet searches are for pornography.  Furthermore, around 65% of all pictures on the net are of naked women – at any given time there are […]

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How to Avoid Internet Dangers

With so many children now having access to the internet through computers, laptops and other devices it is very easy for them to be exposed to the dangers of the internet.  There are however many steps that both children and parents can take to avoid these dangers. For children using the Internet:- Never give out […]

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Funny and Odd Internet Information

There are more devices (such as computers, laptops, phones, servers etc) connected to the Web than living human beings. The first White House website was launched during the Clinton-Gore administration in October 1994.  Coincidentally, the site www.whitehouse.com linked to a pornography web site! It has been estimated that 80% of all images on the Internet […]

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Interesting Facts about Emails

FYI Here are some interesting facts about emails –  About 250 billion emails are sent every day. Of the 250 billion email messages sent every day, 81% are spam. It’s estimated that only about 6% of spam messages are actually opened. Email was already around before the World Wide Web came into being. The first […]

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History of the Internet

History of the Internet…Some interesting facts about the internet in its early days… The internet was originally a military experiment in the 1960’s. The first message ever relayed over the internet was “LOG” which was supposed to have been “LOGIN”  however there was a huge crash and the task couldn’t be completed. The World Wide […]

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Internet Trivia

80% of all pictures on the internet are of naked women! There are about five porn pages for every ‘normal’ webpage. About one out of every 8 married couples in the USA met online in 2011. The first ever website is still online. The Internet is comprised of billions of gadgets – computers, laptops, smartphones, […]

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Social Media Facts and Interesting Information

Twitter was described by founder Jack Dorsey, as an SMS-based social network.  It was code-named twttr.  Jack Dorsey sent the first tweet in March, 2006, “just setting up my twttr”. Each day, about 20 million people “tweet” and there are now about 1,700 tweets sent every second. Internet experts speculate that over half of all […]

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