Technology

New gadgets and technology updates are released on almost a daily basis. It seems like just yesterday the first iPhone was released by Apple. Technology has advanced so much in such a short period of time, that it often seems like things get forgotten about or buried to make way for innovation.

In the Tech section here at The Fact Site we will bring you the hottest facts about past, present, and future technology. Here you can learn about social networks and their history, find out about the upcoming software programs from Microsoft, and even read amazing facts about the classic Pac-Man game!

15 Fun Facts About Drones

From a tech point of view, drones or UAV's are a wonderful idea - a perfect example of technological advancement. Nowadays a drone can be picked up for under $50 in most toy stores. Here we’re going to look at 15 fun facts about drones.

15 Fun Facts About the Nintendo Game Boy

So many journeys as a child were filled by the seemly never ending onslaught of the Game Boy’s heavy-hitters including Pokémon & Zelda. The simplicity, the games, and easy controls made the Game Boy one of the most popular handhelds in the world. Here are 15 facts about this gaming icon.

25 Amazing Facts About Android

Ah the age old debate, Apple or Android. It does seem a little bit like David vs Goliath really doesn’t it? The heavy-hitter and global superpower; Apple, versus the widely used, customizable and in some weird way lesser; Android. Is this the case though? Let's find out!

The History & Origin of Autocorrect

Autocorrect really is a technological advancement that almost every person uses daily and sometimes without even realizing it. However much we hate the process on occasion it really is so much help for us all, but where did it come from?

The World’s Strangest Technology Based Sports

More and more people are getting involved in some type of sport, but not all sport's have to be physical - on yourself. Here we’re going to look at 5 strange tech-based sports that use technology in the most innovative & interesting ways.

Goodbye Gun Emoji, Hello Water Pistol!

With the latest release of iOS 10, many of us are excited about the new features, but there's one question on everyone's mind... what happened to the gun emoji? And why is there now a water pistol? Read on for the facts, and the birth of the water pistol emoji.

“Tell Me Some Facts About Siri”

Siri, another technological advancement that has made our lives drastically easier... or at least, it's designed to. As per all apparent leaps in technology we use them for the menial and the most nonsensical things we can think of, who hasn't asked Siri to tell them a joke or that you love them?

The History of the PC

These days we take the world of computing for granted, using it in almost every aspect of our lives; emails, streaming, social media, at work and of course for pointless games. The question is do we really know where this technology came from? Well that’s what we’re here to find out.