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10 Tech Facts

  • 90% of text messages are read within 3 minutes of being delivered.


  • Of the 60 billion emails that are sent on a daily basis, 97% are considered spam.


  • Google handles an estimated 1 billion search queries each and every day.


  • The average computer user blinks 7 times per minute, less than half the normal rate of 20.


  • 92% of the world's currency is digital. This means that most of the money you earn, use to buy goods/services and so on exists only on computers & hard drives. Only an estimated 8% of currency globally is physical money.


  • The Dvorak keyboard is known to be more efficient and 20 times faster than Qwerty


  • Apple, Microsoft, HP, and Google are all IT applications that started development in a garage.


  • Doug Engelhard invented the very first computer mouse which was made out of wood. He created it in 1964.


  • The first alarm clock could only ring at 4am.


  • In general, people tend to read as much as 10% slower from a screen than from paper.


Sources: websitemagazine, indiatimes, and thefactsite