1. China has treatment camps for Internet addicts.
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  2. 37%
    of the web is porn.
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  3. 30,000 websites are hacked every day.
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  4. There's high-speed Internet on the way up to Mount Everest.
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  5. The majority of Internet traffic is not generated by humans, but bots like Google and Malware.
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  6. When Montenegro became independent from Yugoslavia, its Internet domain name went from .yu to .me.
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  7. A U.S. journalist faces 105 years in jail for posting a link on the web.
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  8. 15%
    of American adults do not use the Internet.
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  9. 1 in 10 Americans thinks HTML --the language of web pages-- is a sexually transmitted disease.
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  10. Researchers are
    debating on adding
    Internet addiction
    to the list of mental disorders.
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  11. The first webcam was created in Cambridge to check the status of a coffee pot.
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  12. Over 100,000
    new dot com domains
    are registered on the web
    every day.
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  13. 9 million adults in Britain have never used the internet.
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  14. Psychologists examined Internet trolls and found that they are "narcissistic, psychopathic, and sadistic".
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  15. 50% of Internet users will quit waiting for a video to load after 10 seconds.
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  16. The Philippines has the slowest Internet speed in the entire Southeast Asian region with an average speed of 3.54 Mbps.
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  17. Internet Users Send 204 Million Emails Per Minute.
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  18. UK's Internet Porn Filter Architect was Arrested On Child Porn Offences in 2014.
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  19. China has more internet users on mobile devices than on PCs.
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  20. 70%
    of all the emails sent are spam.
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  21. One-third of Italians have never used the Internet.
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  22. The "Fi" in "WiFi" doesn't mean anything. The creators just called it that because it rhymed with "HiFi".
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  23. By the end of 1993, there were only 623 websites on the World Wide Web.
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  24. 6%
    of the world's population has an Internet addiction.
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  25. "LOL" used to mean "lots of love" before the Internet.
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  26. Only 37.9% of people have access to the Internet once a year or more.
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  27. In 2010, Finland became the first country in the world to make Internet access a legal right.
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  28. The first thing ever bought and sold across the Internet was a bag of marijuana around 1971.
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  29. The current library at Alexandria has a copy of all the web pages on every website on the Internet since it started in 1996.
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  30. If the Internet went down for a day, 196 billion emails and 3 billion Google searches would have to wait.
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  31. Thanks to his Internet popularity, the child from the "Success Kid" meme made enough money to fund his dad's kidney transplant.
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  32. The first online transaction ever was
    Stanford students buying marijuana from MIT students.
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  33. India has more people using the internet than the entire population of the U.S.
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  34. Estonian ID cards have a chip with public-private key pair used to sign documents and vote in elections via the internet. For their 2011 election, 24% of the votes were cast online.
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  35. NASA's Internet connection is 13,000 times faster than The average U.S. user, at 91 gigabits per second.
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  36. The man who invented pop-up ads has apologized to the world for creating one of the Internet's most hated forms of advertising.
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  37. People who spend a lot of time on the internet are more likely to be depressed, lonely and mentally unstable, a study found.
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  38. Disconnecting people from the Internet is a human rights violation according to the United Nations.
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  39. Search Engines can only access 0.03% of the Internet. The rest is known as the "deep web."
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  40. In 2016, North Korea accidentally leaked its DNS data, showing they only have 28 ".kp" domains. In comparison, there are 10 million ".uk" domains.
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  41. Estonia became the first nation to hold legally binding general elections over the Internet in 2005.
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  42. Seven people have keys with the power to restart the World Wide Web in the event of a catastrophic event.
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  43. Ellen DeGeneres' famous Oscar selfie was retweeted 3.3 million times.
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  44. The 1989 article that proposed the acronym LOL also suggested using ‘H' to mean ‘Huh?'
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  45. The online encyclopaedia dedicated to Lego is called ‘Brickipedia'.
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  46. Amazon.com sold its first book in July 1995: "Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies."
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  47. Snapchat founders had tried nearly 34 projects before coming up with the social network.
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  48. Netflix has been around longer than Google.
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  49. Porn websites attract more visitors each month than Amazon, Netflix, and Twitter combined.
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  50. When Facebook acquired Instagram for about $1 billion, the company had just 13 employees.
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  51. "Mouse potato" is someone who spends a lot of time at a computer.
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  52. The U.S. government gave Indiana University $1 million to study memes.
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  53. In 1997, Pope John Paul II decided that St. Isidore of Seville would be the patron saint of the Internet and computer repairmen.
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  54. In Japanese, "e" can be translated to "image," and "moji" can be translated to "character", so "emoji" is literally "image character."
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  55. Snapchat's mascot has name: Ghostface Chillah.
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  56. The inventor of the web, Tim Berners-Lee, has one regret: adding the double slash "//" to URLs. In retrospect, he says, it was totally unnecessary.
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  57. Earl Wild, the first person to play the piano on U.S. television was also the first to stream a performance on the Internet 58 year later.
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  58. At least 1 in every 10,000 people living today
    has a page about them on Wikipedia.
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  59. In 1973, the entire Internet consisted of only 42 computers.
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  60. A study found that over three-quarters of U.S. workers use social media at work, regardless of any rules put in place by their employers.
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  61. Montana became, in 2018, the first state to make net neutrality mandatory.
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  62. Netflix is responsible for 15% of global Internet traffic.
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