First ever sound recording device called “Phonautograph” was invented by a Frenchman called “Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville” (“Scott”). Surprising element is that Scott was not a scientist by profession but was a printer & bookseller. Living in Paris, he wanted to create something to record human voice. As he was a printer by profession, he… Continue reading First Ever Recording Device Was Not Invented By Scientist! Then Who?
Yes, that’s right! Though in media, the both companies (Apple & Microsoft) & these two tech legends (Steve Jobs & Bill Gates) are projected as rivals! The truth is both of them were good friends & the tech giants are supportive to each other. In 1997, Apple was facing really bad time. At that time… Continue reading Microsoft (Bill Gates) & Apple (Steve Jobs) Are Friends! Here Is Proof.
We are talking about “The Greatest Shooter of all time & The Man With The Only Hand” i.e. Károly Takács! Károly was in army & was also a world-class pistol shooter. He wanted to win Olympic medal in shooting & was working hard with expectation to win in 1940 Olympics. In 1938 (while preparing for Olympics), in… Continue reading Most Inspiring Man Of The Planet: Károly Takács!
Have you heard of the term “Googol“? Probably no, right? But you must have heard of “Google“! Well, “Googol” denotes the number 1 followed by 100 zeros i.e. 10100). It will be like 10000000….. (count up to 100 zeros! Also, have a look at this post image). That’s a large number! Well, Larry Page &… Continue reading The Story Behind ‘Google’ Name You Need To Know!
iMac, iPhone, iPad, iPod, iWatch, iLife, iCloud, iOS, iWork and the list of Apple’s “i-Products & Services” goes on! Well, we all know the meaning of words here after “i” but what does “i” mean here? Let’s explore! Well before 1998, it was hard to connect your electronic devices to internet and to solve this… Continue reading What Does ‘i’ Stand For In Apple Products & Services?
You must have used an Apple product except if you are living under mountain rock! Are you curious about how “Apple” was named “Apple”? Well, way back in 1976, when Steve & Wozniak decided to start a company to do the computer business, they absolutely needed a business name. Coming back from Apple (fruit!) farm… Continue reading How ‘Apple’ was named ‘Apple’?
“Daniel Browning Smith” also known as “The Rubberboy” is the most flexible person on the earth. He started contortion (i.e. twisting and bending body into strange and unnatural positions) at the age of four & used to perform on streets to grab people’s attention with a dream of becoming the best contortionists. Now he holds seven Guinness World… Continue reading ‘The Rubberboy’ – Most Flexible Person In The World!
We are talking about “AI Herpin” here, an American who was (in fact “is”) known as “Man Who Never Slept”. Herpin lived for 94 years (age not verified) and never slept for even a second. Well, sleep is important for life, however, Herpin’s case was medically different. It is claimed that few days prior to Herpin’s… Continue reading The Man Who Never Slept!
“@HouseofHighlights” is the username of a very popular instagram account called “House of Highlights” created by “not just another” instagram user “Omar Raja” who is not different from you & us except the fact that he, during his college days, accidently created this instagram account one day when he was going late to a party… Continue reading House of Highlights – An Instagram SportHouse For SportHighlights!
Well, if you listen to the WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton, the answer is “yes”. On 21st March 2018, Brian Acton tweeted “It is time. #deletefacebook“. Well, at Minute Crunch, we have been constantly writing about how social media is destructing your life. It’s true that Facebook adds negativity & stress to your life (& it’s… Continue reading Is it time to delete Facebook?
We’re talking about “Ziona” who lives in Mizoram of India with his family that consists of 39 wives, 94 children, 14 daughters-in-law & 33 grandchildren and has set the World Record for “World’s Largest Family“! The total of this family members comes to 180 & the number is on increase. Ziona was married at the… Continue reading This is the biggest family of the world!
Zhou Qunfei – the 48 year old Chinese woman entrepreneur who is the founder of “Lens Technology” has been ranked as richest self-made billionaire women in the world with a net worth of USD 9.8 billion. After dropping out of school at the age of 16, she became a migrant worker in a Chinese Special… Continue reading How ‘Zhou Qunfei’ made herself World’s richest self-made women?