1. Your mobile phone has more computing power than the computers used for the Apollo 11 moon landing.
  2. In 1983, the first mobile phones went on sale in the U.S. at almost $4,000 each.
  3. Apple sold
    340,000 iPhones per day
    in 2012.
  4. Mobile phones have 18 times more bacteria than toilet handles.
  5. In Japan, 90% of mobile phones are waterproof because youngsters use them even in the shower.
  6. Mobile Phone Radiation can cause Insomnia, headaches and confusion.
  7. Scientists
    have developed a way of
    charging mobile phones
    using urine.
  8. The first mobile phone call was made in 1973 by Martin Cooper, a former Motorola inventor.
  9. Apple's iPhone has higher sales than everything Microsoft has to offer.
  10. Nomophobia
    is the fear of being without your mobile phone or losing your signal.
  11. Over 250 million Nokia 1100 devices were sold, making it the bestselling electrical gadget in history.
  12. 100,000 mobile phones are dropped down the toilet in Britain every year.
  13. More people in the world have mobile phones than toilets.
  14. China has more internet users on mobile devices than on PCs.
  15. So many Facebook photos and videos are uploaded via mobile that it takes up 27% of upstream web traffic.
  16. Apple's iPhone consumes US$0.25 worth of electricity per year if it's fully charged once a day.
  17. 65% of smartphone users download zero apps per month.
  18. The technology behind smartphones relies on up to 250,000 separate patents.
  19. 99% of all mobile malware is targeted at Android users.
  20. The average person unlocks his or her smartphone 110 times each day.
  21. 47% of U.S. smartphone owners say their smartphone is something they "couldn't live without."
  22. Mobile Phone Throwing is an official sport in Finland.
  23. In Malaysia, it's legal to divorce your partner via text message.
  24. 47% of millennials said in a survey they sometimes use their Smartphones to avoid people around them.
  25. More people have died by taking selfies in 2015 than by shark attacks.
  26. The world's most expensive iPhone 5 was worth US$15 million. It was made of 135 grams of 24-carat gold and the chassis was inlaid with 600 white diamonds.
  27. 9% of Americans have used their phones during sex and 12% in the shower.
  28. 61% of Americans say they text while driving.
  29. IBM sold a smartphone with a touchscreen display input that could send emails and run third party apps already in 1994.
  30. It costs less that $1 a year to keep your smartphone charged up.
  31. In the UK, drivers who cause death while using their mobile phones, speeding or drunk, face life in prison.
  32. More Africans have access to cell phone service than piped water and electricity.
  33. Phubbing is a new word meaning ‘ignoring your friends in favour of your mobile phone'.
  34. Scientists can deduce someone's lifestyle --grooming products they use, food they eat and medications they take-- from chemicals found on the surface of their mobile phone.
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