20 Fact about Computer Science

facts about computer science

Computer science is the amazing and cool field for who create fun with programming and coding. There are the facts that amaze you and it's really cool. Here are listed some the computer science fact that increase your knowledge power.

20 Fact about Computer Science

Fact #1. In 1980, the hard was made and it holds only 1GB and its price was $40,000. It also weighed 550 pounds.

Fact #2. The first actual computer "bug" was a one death moth that stuck in Harward mark II in 1947.

Fact #3.  Sir Tim Burner Lee invented the Internet. Now a day more than 17 billion devices are connected with the Internet.

Fact #4. Doug Engelbart invented the first computer mouse in 1964. It was made using wood.

Fact #5. Russians made the computer that ran in water in 1936.

Fact #6. Every day more than 30,000 websites are hacked.

Fact #7. 12 Man Engineer group, known as "The Dirty Dozen" that develope a first IBM Computer.

Fact #8. A computer as powerful as a human brain would be able to perform up to 38 thousand trillion operations per second and store about 3,584 terabytes of memory.

Fact #9. Three students from Nevada school install keylogger to their teacher's computer to get username and password, and then charged other students $300 to increase their marks.

Fact #10. Nasa computers are hacked by a 15-year-old hacker and shut down the computer for 21 days. This hacker also hacked pentagon computer weapons.

Fact #11. Every month more than 5000 viruses are released.

Fact #12. China has the highest number of internet user in the world. There are 746+ million active users.

Fact #13. Every minute 500 hours video are upload in Facebook according to forecast.

Fact #14. The first computer of Apple that develop by steve jobs and Steve Wozniak was made using old parts they collected from their staff for free.

Fact #15. If you use a computer and use your hand then your hand travel up to 20 km per day.

Fact #16. John Lasseter, a CEO of Pixar animation was fired from Disney because of promoting the computer animation.

Fact #17. Interesting fact for Leveno users. Meaning of Lenovo is "New Legend". "Le" means Legend and "novo" means New.

Fact #18. A weird programming language called INTERCAL which has a keyword like PLEASE, IGNORE,  FORGET. If you don' use PLEASE keyword for enough time then compiler rejects the code. It's funny right.

Fact #19. According to a survey, most of the Android Apps are leak your data so be aware of it.

Fact #20.  CAPTCHA is a short form of  “Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart”.

These are the 20 computer science facts that are so awesome and informative to increase your computer science knowledge.

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