The search engine Google is celebrating its google 21st birthday today. On this occasion, Google has created a special doodle. The doodle features a desktop computer with a date of 27 September 1998. A Google search page with the old logo appears on the computer screen. Google was founded in 1998 by two Ph.D. students, Larry Page, and Sergey Brin, of Stanford University, California.
Let us tell you that both these Ph.D. students wrote that this search engine was named Google because Google’s spelling is close to 10100. These spellings and numbers serve the purpose of large scale search engines.
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First name was backerb
Before launching Google officially, In-Page and Brin named it ‘Backrub’, but later it was changed to Google. At the time when the World Wide Web was in its early stages, these two students had imagined to create a system that would make the information of the world available to all. This thinking of his gave birth to Google.
It is one of the four big technology
companies along with Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google. Not only this, the word Google is included in the Merriam Webster Collegiate Dictionary and the Oxford English Dictionary. Where it means use Google search engine to extract information from the internet.
The date of celebrating birthday has been changing
Google’s birthday has been changing from year to year. Until 2005, Google celebrated its birthday on 7 September. A few years later, the company celebrated its birthday on 8 September and 26 September and has recently been extended to 27 September.
First doodle made in 1998
Google started making doodles from 1998 itself. The first doodle was created by the company in honor of the Burning Man Festival. After making the first doodle, Google made it a tradition. Today, Google celebrates every special occasion through doodles. Not only this, Google has also deployed a special team to make doodles which only do this work.
Works in more than 100 languages
Today Google is the most preferred search engine in the world and it works in more than 100 languages. In the last 20 years, the company has touched new heights of growth and today it is the world’s top multinational technology company. Google was initially given a tough competition from search engines such as Yahoo and Ask Jeeves. However, Google improved its services over time and became the most popular search engine in the world. Google’s parent company is Alphabet Inc and last year it had total assets of $ 137 billion.
Alexa has included Google.com among the most visited websites in the world. Alexa is a commercial web traffic monitoring company.