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Amazing Facts About Google to Blow Your Mind

Google was originally called “Backrub”. In 1999, the founders of Google actually tried to sell it to Excite for just US$1 million. Excite turned them down. Do you know the amazing facts about Google that the founders of Google did not have an idea regarding using HTML and just wanted a quick interface. This is the main reason that makes the Google home page appear so bare.

Amazing Facts About Google to Blow Your Mind

  • The first Google Doodle was dedicated to the Burning Man festival attended by Google founders in 1998. Larry Page and Sergey Brin made the first Google Doodle in August 1998.
  • Do you know the amazing facts about google that if you search for “askew” in Google, the content will tilt slightly to the right.
  • When a Google employee dies, their spouses receive half pay from the company for 10 years and their children US$1,000 per month until they turn 19.
  • Every day, 16% of the searches that occur are ones that Google has never seen before.
  • Do you know the amazing facts about Google that Google hired a camel to create the Street view of a desert.
  • Microsoft pays you to use Bing instead of Google.
  • Every minute, 2 million searches are performed on Google.
  • Because Gmail first launched on April 1st of 2004, many people thought it was an April Fools’ Day prank.
  • Do you know the amazing facts about Google that Firefox web browser’s lead developer is now working for Google Chrome.
  • Google’s first tweet ever was “I’m feeling lucky” written in binary code.
  • Google’s First Computer Storage Was Made From LEGO.
  • Google is developing a computer so smart it can program itself.
  • Google beats Facebook: it’s the world’s most visited website.
  • For the 4th consecutive year, Google was named the best company to work for in the U.S. by Fortune Mag in 2014.
  • Google got its name by accident. The founders misspelled “googol”, which refers to the number 1 followed by 100 zeroes.
  • On August 16, 2013, Google went down for 5 minutes and in that time, the global Internet traffic
    dropped by 40%
  • Google has a version of their site translated to the language of the Klingons, from Star Trek.
  • Google has acquired 24 companies this year alone — that’s about three companies a month.
  • Do you know the amazing facts about google that Google has the largest network of translators in the world.
  • Over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month on YouTube – that’s almost an hour for every person on earth.
  • Do you know the amazing facts about google that Google’s toughest competitors are Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Mozilla.
  • Google believes that employees should not go out of 150 meters from the office for food so it provides various different varieties of cuisines to the employees inside the office.

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