With over a billion people logging on to the facebook.com login page:
It makes you wonder about some of the lesser known fun facts on Facebook.
Did you know:
Facebook actually hosts a programming competition known as the Hacker Cup?!
In a surprising turn of events:
First place was awarded to a Google programmer of all people!
It gets better:
The Google programmer even showed up to collect his prize while wearing his Google employee badge!
Facebook is massive!
In fact, for every minute that Facebook’s services go down:
The company loses $25,000!!
Some people work all year to make as much money as Facebook does in one minute!
Believe it or not:
Facebook’s software contains twice the amount of code as that of an F-35 Fighter Jet!
You might even say:
Operating Facebook’s software is more of a challenge than flying a private military aircraft!
Even though Facebook is massive and home to many of your ‘friends:’
A recent study revealed that people would only turn to 4 of their friends on Facebook for help!
It makes you realize how valuable true friends really are.
Here are some more fast facts on Facebook for you to enjoy right here: