Fun Facts

14 Things You Need to Know About Bitcoin

The cryptocurrency has had a tumultuous existence so far.

15 Surprising Facts About Wikipedia

Today, there are more than 32.5 million Wikipedians in the world.

Rose Leadem

21 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Sheryl Sandberg

The Facebook COO worked in government and Google before landing a top role at the social giant.

Rose Leadem

22 McDonald's Facts That May Surprise You

Did you know a chicken nugget once sold on eBay for $8,100?

Grace Reader

Does it Pay to Release Super Bowl Ads Before the Game?

Check out these stats, as well as 20 other facts on the big game.

Rose Leadem

24 Mind-Blowing Facts About Warren Buffett and His $70 Billion Fortune

He was picking out stocks at 11 years old and had amassed the equivalent of $53,000 in today's dollars by the time he was 16.

Emmie Martin

20 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Taco Bell

Before tacos, the now popular chain served hot dogs and hamburgers.

Rose Leadem

13 Pivotal Internet Moments That Forever Changed How We Live, Work and Play

From indexing the web to breaking it, here are the online moments that changed everything.

Oops, IOU? How the World's First Modern Credit Card Was Invented.

The scrappy entrepreneur who created the credit card, as legend has it, might have experienced an embarrassing situation that led to inspiration.

The Seriously Unsexy Origins of the Graham Cracker

The dry, plain crackers were invented to cool certain urges. You know the ones.

The Fasten-ating History of the Humble Zipper

In which we unzip the up-and-down origins of the little mechanical wonder that keeps your pants from falling down.