Facebook announced the purchase of fb.com domain name from American Farm Bureau Federation for $8.5 Million on 15th November 2010. At the time of writing, the domain hosts the email addresses of Facebook employees. The sale made FB.com one of the most expensive domain names ever.
The world's first disposable camera was developed by A. D. Weir at Photo-Pac in 1949. The cardboard device could shoot 8 photos and could then be mailed to the company at Dallas. The prints would arrive in a week. [more...]