Friday, April 8, 2011

Do You Know?

Do You Know?

  • More people of the world population use the mobile phone more than the tooth brush. the number of persons in the world using the tooth brush stands at 4200 million while 5100 million people use the mobile phone.
  • Sweden is the first country in the world to have launched an official programme for remittances by internet thus discouraging the physical use of cash in making payments.
  • The total number of personal computers sold throughout the world last year(2010) was 107 million
  • There are 7.6 million bank account holder in Kenya but 10 million persons in Kenya carry out thier money transactions using the mobile phone.
  • The Computer mouse as we know it today was invented and developed by Douglas Englebart during the 60's and was patented on November 17,1970.
Douglas Englebart

source : Internet