Fact for the day: 19-06-2012

PlayStation 2 hit the shelves in Japan on March 4, 2000 and sold 98,000 units in four hours.
Daphne Bavelier at the University of Rochester, New York, exploded the myth that video gaming is bad for your eyes, when her experiments clearly showed that video games improves a person’s ability to perceive contrast, a skill we rely on in dark conditions. In other words, playing first person shooters may actually make you a better night driver.
The longest phone cable is a submarine cable called FLAG (Fiber -Optic Link Around the Globe). It spans 16,800 miles from Japan to the United Kingdom and can carry 600,000 calls at a time.
Hotwired was the first Web site to feature a banner ad.

Blowfish12@2012 blowfish12.tk Author: Sudharsun. P. R.

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