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Some Interesting Facts About Google on Its 19th Birth Anniversary

The Search Engine Giant “Google” was founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page in 1988.

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Google has celebrated its 19th birthday in its own style by releasing a Google Doodle. This Doodle consists of a spin wheel game which includes 19 surprises that Google has introduced over the years.

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Therefore to honor and celebrate this special day of Google, we thought to pick up some random and interesting facts about Google in no particular order.

  • Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google in 1998 and its amalgamation was done on 4th September 1998. However, Google celebrates its birth anniversary on 27th September since 2006.
  • The founders of Google ‘Lary Page’ and ‘Sergey Brin’ designed its first doodle during Burning Man festival in 1988.
  • More than 72000 people are employed by Google.
  • Google is the world leader when it comes to minting money from digital and mobile ad revenue.

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  • Google analysts estimate that nearly $50 Billion which is 67% of Google’s net digital ads income will be earned by mobile in 2017 which is much higher than previous amount $38 Billion in 2016.
  • Google had acquired the 90.3 percent of search engine’s market share in the world in October 2016.  However, latest data shows Google owns 86.8 percent in July 2017.
  • Google search engine has more than hundreds of billions of web pages whose size is over 10 crores gigabytes.
  • Five of the top ten mobile apps in the USA like YouTube, Google Play, Google Maps, Gmail and Google Search are owned by Google.
  • ‘Wojcicki’ the CEO of YouTube, his garage was used as Google’s first office.

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  • Google purchased YouTube for the huge amount of $1.65billion which was its largest acquisition at that time.

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