LONDON (AP) -- The British government announced Tuesday that the country's first same-sex weddings can be held on Saturday, March 29.
Equalities Minister Maria Miller said from then on marriage "will be open to everyone, irrespective of whether they fall in love with someone of the same sex or opposite sex."
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Here are five technology facts we bet you didn't know:
1 160 billion emails are sent daily, 97 per cent of which are spam.
2 The first public cellphone call was made on April 3, 1973 by Martin Cooper, the then general manager of Motorola's Communications Systems Division.
3 MIDI stands for Musical Instrument Digital Interface. It is a standard means of sending digitally encoded information about music between electronic devices, often between synthesisers and computers.
4 Time magazine named the computer its 'Man of the Year' in 1982.
5 JPEG, the most common file format for photographic images stands for Joint Photographic Experts Group and the files are often referred to as jpg files.
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