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Most important photographs of the World

Most important photographs of the world

Most important photographs of the world - the first one, the first candid shot, the first selfie, the first digitally scanned photo and more. [more...]

Original logos of famous web services

Original logos of popular web services

Original logos of some of the popular web companies - Apple, Google, Hotmail (now Outlook.com), Facebook, Amazon... [more...]

15 names of the @ (at-symbol) in different languages

Various names of the @ symbol in different languages

Names of the @ (at symbol) in 15 different languages of the world. The symbol, now made popular with its inclusion in the email address, has been in existence for hundreds of years. [more...]

10 Facts about the world’s first web browser

Top facts about the world's first web browser

10 facts you should know about the world's first web browser developed at CERN by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web (WWW). [more...]

10 interesting iPod facts

10 iPod Facts

10 interesting iPod facts for lovers of Apple's portable music player - why was the device invented, how was it named, what was it such a big hit and much more. [more...]

Rare facts about Google

Rare facts about Google

Some rare facts about Google - how the search company started, its IPO, initial funding and when they celebrate their birthday. [more...]

15 interesting facts about email

Top 15 facts about email

15 interesting facts every email user should know. Which was the oldest email service? How did the @ symbol come into use in email? Is your email address truly yours? And many more. [more...]

What was the world’s first web site?

What was the world's first web site?

Details and interesting facts about the world's first web site developed by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web. [more...]

10 facts about Xerox

Interesting facts about Xerox

10 facts about Xerox, the photocopy company that has also given us GUI, ethernet, bitmap graphics, the personal computer and much much more. [more...]

Feel Old Yet? 10 decades old technologies and services

Feel Old Yet? 10 decades old technologies and services

10 old technologies and services that will make you feel old. The list includes the launch of popular sites such as Facebook.com, Amazon.com, Google.com and the first phone call, text message, mp3... [more...]

10 More top facts about domain names

Part 2 - top 10 facts about domain names

10 more top facts about domain names. This it the part 2 of the list posted a few days back. [more...]

Top 10 facts about domain names

Domain Names - top 10 facts

Top 10 facts about domain names you probably didn't know. [more...]

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How do I view a deleted web page?
Is there a way to view a deleted web page - one that is no longer available? Yes there is and the solution is quite simple. [more...]

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The extremely popular number game, Sudoku, does not come from Japan. It was invented by Howard Garns, an American architect, and published for the first time in 1979 in the Dell Pencil Puzzles and Word Games. The puzzle remained relatively unknown. In April of 1984, Sudoku, then known as Number Place, was published in the Nikoli magazine in Japan and became a instant hit in the country. Incidentally, the Japanese still call by its original name - Number Place! The credit for making Sudoku popular around the world goes to Wayne Gould, a Hong Kong judge. He first created a computer program that could produced countless puzzles automatically and then convinced The Times to publish them in Britain. On 12th November 2004, the first modern Sudoku was published. It then crossed the Atlantic and became a sensation in the US. By the way, the word Sudoku is of Japanese origin and means digit-single. The term is copyrighted in Japan by Maki Kaji, the president of Japanese publishing company Nikoli. [more...]

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