It is then expected to plateau before starting to fall Six billionth
baby 'forgotten' FOR 12-year-old Adnan Nevi, being named by the UN as the world's six billionth
person brought little of the excitement the attention surrounding his birth promised.
He later posted another message, saying: "Looks like I posted the 20 billionth
The 1.5 billionth
phone sold was a Nokia Asha 303, featuring a touch screen and a QWERTY keypad designed for web browsing, social networking and gaming,
Paddy Power are betting on which continent the seven billionth
person will be born and it's 4-1 about North America following news that over the last 10 years the population there has grown by roughly 30m.
While they demonstrated the method on atoms cooled to one billionth
of a degree, they also showed that it should work for atoms hundreds of times cooler, meaning the thermometer will be an invaluable tool for physicists pushing the cold frontier.(ANI)
A 13-year-old downloaded the billionth
application from the Apple App online Store, becoming the grand-prize winner in the company's app countdown contest, Apple said Friday.
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NEWBORN Astha Arora is India's one billionth
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Ladbrokes offer 2-1 that the one billionth
person will sign up next year and go 5-4 about 2013.
"It's rare in human history that a billionth
of anything has been shipped by one company," the BBC quoted Logitech's general manager Rory Dooley as saying.
LITTLE Adnan Nevic cuddled up to the UN Secretary-General yesterday blissfully unaware that he'd been chosen as the world's six billionth