Google is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet related products and services, founded in 1998 and now one of the highest-earning and most popular search engine in the world. Get to know some fun facts about google from the starting of the company:
The two new friends were Google founders
Sergei Brin and Larry Page, not old friends, and coincidentally, they had met each other. 22 years old Larry Page came to Stanford University with a degree in computer engineering from the University of Michigan. Segre Brin had already enrolled there for his Ph.D. He was given the responsibility of showing the campus. This is a reference to the year 1995. In this way, a friendship developed between the two, and the idea of â€‹â€‹Google came out.
The name change was made for Google
Google initially named Project BackRub, the two joined hands for the concept of web browser Backerb. They were working on Stanford's servers, which were consuming a lot of bandwidths.
Why they named Google?
On September 15, 1997, they replaced BackRub with a new title domain name, Google. In fact, the word Google is a deliberate misinterpretation of the word. Google is a mathematical term, represented by a number, followed by hundreds. That is, it contains innumerable data. Many people thought that the name Google was misspelled. But this was done on purpose.
Google's first doodle
Google uses its homepage to represent doodle on some special occasion, to honor a great person on different occasions. This is understood as a doodle. Linked to Google's first Doodle Burning Men Festival. The Burning Men's Festival began in San Francisco in 1986. The first doodle attached to it was created on Google.
The first office of Google was set up in 1998
The first office of the search engine was set up in the garage of Google's first marketing manager 'Susan Diane Wojcicki'. Today, she is the current CEO of YouTube.
When was Gmail announced?
The day April 1 was chosen to grant Gmail to the public. When it was decided, people around the world did not believe it and consider it as fake news. Today millions of people are using it.
Google meaning in the dictionary
Google has never been included in any dictionary. But today words like Google or Googleing are being used in the context of the search. Google was first used as a verb on the TV show Buffy Vampire Slayer, which aired on October 15, 2002.
Google Image Search Gifts
When Google Image Search System was launched in 2001, Google officials themselves were surprised. On the first day, 250 million people used this feature.
Google first share sale
The first sale of shares was made sold in 2004 by Google Public Limited, where 1,896,052 shares were sold at a price of $85 per share. From which the value of the company reached 27 billion dollars. Which was equal to the value of General Motors at that time.
The city with free Wi-Fi
Google's headquarters are in Mountain View, California, where Google introduced free Wi-Fi to the whole city in 2006.