Technology Facts

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Nearly 20 billion devices at the moment are linked to the internet

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Around the year 1500, Leonardo da Vinci sketched plans for a robot.

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An eco-friendly car that can act as a backup power generator for your house in the event of a blackout? That’s the futuristic Toyota FCV.

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Remember in the 1990 film Total Recall when Arnold Schwarzenegger climbed into the robotaxi (Johnnycab)? Well, if you travel to the United Arab Emirates, you can now ride in a robotaxi, too. Run entirely on electricity, this autonomous taxi is no longer a thing of the future.

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Only 45.8% of China’s population uses the internet, yet a 2016 statistic shows that China has more people using the internet that any other country.

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The computers used in the Apollo 11 trip to the moon had less processing power than a modern day cell phone.

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China has banned YouTube, Facebook, Gmail, Twitter, Instagram, Dropbox and Skype from public use.

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People who use a computer blink 66 percent less than people who don't.

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Facebook was the most popular smartphone app in 2021

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80% of YouTube videos are viewed other than United States.

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