Earl Silas Tupper, the inventor of Tupperware, came up with the idea when he needed storage containers for the internal organs of the cadavers he was dissecting in his laboratory. -- Unknown 6/11/2012
A secret password used at airline booking counters enables programmers to automatically upgrade their seats to Business Class. -- skiddoo 5/24/2012
Apple Computer has already created up to version 10 of the Iphone internally, each having slightly more features than the previous version. They plan to release them over a period of 3 years so they can sell individuals a new phone over and over. -- Unknown 5/24/2012
The amount of radiation generated between two phones for one hour is enough to boil an egg. -- Unknown 5/24/2012
Up to 70% of the total processing power of the average home PC is taken up in operating the cooling fan. -- pantsonfire 5/22/2012
The @ symbol was chosen for use in email addresses when a cat walked across a keyboard being used by V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai the inventor of email. -- pantsonfire 5/22/2012
You can make an inexpensive substitute for a catalytic converter by stuffing buttered popcorn into the exhaust pipe. Studies have shown this to be more effective than traditional catalytic converters for short journeys, because of the time it takes for the catalyst to warm up to optimum efficiency. -- Jouster 5/22/2012
Today in History
1962 - U.S. President Kennedy went on radio and television to inform the United States about his order to send U.S. forces ...
1883 - The original Metropolitan Opera House in New York held its grand opening with a performance of Gounod's ''Faust.''