9 Interesting Facts about Internet that You don’t Know

15/09/2016
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Internet, a place where everything has been brought into being and the world permits you to step into to find answers for all your quests. At present, a life without Internet is unconceivable as we use it from surfing to collecting information. Let’s take a look at few interesting facts that you possibly didn’t know as of now and have been classified particularly for you.

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  • By the end of 1993, there were only 623 websites on the World Wide Web

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  • There’s high-speed Internet on the way up to Mount Everest

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  • There are 7 people in the world who hold the “key to the internet,” able to reboot an integral part of the system if in a catastrophic situation it gets shut down

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  • The first thing ever bought and sold across the Internet was a bag of marijuana around 1971

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  • The first website is still online

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  • The first webcam was created in Cambridge to check the status of a coffee pot

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  • If the Internet went down for a day, 196 billion emails and 3 billion Google searches would have to wait

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  • Over 100,000 new dot com domains are registered on the web every day

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  • NASA’s Internet Connection is 13,000 times faster than the average U.S. user, at 91 gigabits per second
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