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Facebook, Happy Birthday for Your 8th Year!

Who’s a birthday boy this week? We have a couple of hints for you. Biggest social network to date, has approximately 845 million active users and was first launched in order to help out Harvard undergrads. Figured it out yet? Yes, it’s Facebook. Zuckerberg’s baby will be turning 8, after experiencing a thrilling year. According to sites like…
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Google Doodle Celebrates Freddie Mercury’s Birthday

Freddie Mercury was the lead singer in the band Queen and to celebrate the musical career and influence of Mercury, the search giant has rolled out one of its patented Google Doodles. Google added an animated doodle to its search page, an appropriately over-the-top video clip set to Queen's Don't Stop Me Now that shows Mercury morphing into a space…
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30th Birthday Of The IBM PC

Friday is the 30th anniversary of the PC, but executives who helped develop and advance the groundbreaking technology have different opinions on its future, the IBM 5150 personal computer made its debut in New York City on August 12, 1981. IBM PC was the first machine to run a Microsoft operating system (the recently acquired PC-DOS) on an Intel…
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Happy Birthday To Web

The world wide web is 20 years old today and it seems like just yesterday we were hearing the pitter patter of little dial-up, delighting at the words you got mail and getting frustrated when calling our friends and receiving that dreaded busy signal. Many of us who regularly used the Internet before there was a World Wide Web to remember that…
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15th Anniversary Of Hotmail

Microsoft’s online email provider Hotmail turns 15 years old this week and the service's founders intended its release to highlight the symbolism of its independence from more traditional e-mail models. Hotmail service would be snatched up by Microsoft and housed under the software giant's MSN umbrella. Microsoft with Hotmail is focusing on a…
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Mitsubishi OLED Globe at Science Museum

Mitsubishi creates giant OLED globe for Tokyo's museum-goers and it comprised of over 10,000 Diamond Vision OLEDs (each measuring 96 x 96mm), the six-meter Geo-Cosmos installation will hang about 18 feet above the museum floor, where it will beam clouds and other satellite images at a resolution of 10 million pixels...........
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