50 Interesting Facts About Google Company
Google is a word that most people probably know in the world. After its launch in 1998, this search engine soon became an important part of people’s life. If a computer consumer wants any type of information on the Internet, then they miss Google first. Many poems and stories have been added in the name of Google. Some people call Google God. Do you think you know everything there is to know about Google company? Think again! Check out these 50 interesting facts about Google company you may have never heard.
FACT#2. In the year of 1999, Google’s founder actually tried to sell it for $ 1 million to “Excite” in the US but Excite rejected this proposal.
FACT#3. If you search for “askew” on Google, the content is slightly tilted upwards.
FACT#4. The first Google Doodle had dedicated to the Burning Man festival by Google founders in 1998. Doodle is a special type of photo or animation, which is put on the Google home page for a special day or a big person. For example, on Diwali, a picture is presented in India for the festival of Diwali.
FACT#5. When a Google employee dies, his wife gets half the salary for 10 years from the company and pays his children $ 1000 per month until they have become 19 years old.
FACT#6. Google hired a camel to create a street view of the desert.
FACT#7. Microsoft pays you to use Bing instead of Google.
FACT#8. Spending Google $ 110 million per year, “I’m Feeling Lucky” because it bypasses all ads.
FACT#9. Google earns $ 20 billion annually from advertising. It is high from CBS, NBC, ABC, and FOX’s combined primetime revenue.
FACT#10. Gmail launched for the first time on April 1, 2004, many people thought it was fun on April Fools Day.
FACT#11. The major developer of Firefox Web Browser is now working for Google Chrome.
FACT#12. Google’s first “I’m feeling lucky” was written in binary code.
FACT#13. Google is the world’s most visited website and the rank of Alexa is the number one Check Rank.
FACT#14. Google got its name by accident, founders wrongly spelt “Google”, which refers to the number 1, followed by 100 zeros.
FACT#15. Google dropped down for 5 minutes and at that time, the global Internet traffic dropped by 40% on August 16th, 2013.
FACT#16. If you search for “atari breakout” in Google Images, you can play the game.
FACT#17. “Google.com/Weddings” is a free service to plan your wedding.
FACT#18. Google Earth’s database size exceeds 20 Petabytes.
FACT#19. When Gmail was introduced by Google in 2004 with an unbelievable 1 GB of free storage but Hotmail offered only 2 MB. GMAIL was given by Rajan Seth when he went to give an interview on Google. It was used internally for two years for Google to fully check Gmail before starting the service.
FACT#20. Google earned $ 66 billion dollars came from advertising in 2014 which is equal to 89% of total revenue.
FACT#21. You can see sea life, coral reefs, and ships underwater using Google Maps.
FACT#22. Google’s Artificial Intelligence Bureau has said that the purpose of life is ‘live forever.
FACT#23. Yahoo CEO, “Marissa Mayer” was the first female employee at Google in 1999.
FACT#24. More than 1 billion search requests per day have been managed by Google and are done using more than one million computers.
FACT#25. Google became the world’s largest search engine in June 2002 beating Yahoo.
FACT#26. In June 2006 the Oxford English Dictionary added “Google” as a verb.
FACT#27. “Do not be evil” is Google’s informal slogan.
FACT#28. We can use 88 languages on the Google home page
FACT#29. Google pays millions of dollars annually to the Mozilla Company because the Firefox web browser uses Google as the default search provider.
FACT#30. Google released the first Android phone Nexus One on November 5, 2010.
FACT#31. Yahoo and MSN search engines had been used prior to Google’s arrival, but shortly after Google’s arrival, Google gained huge popularity and came to number one.
FACT#32. It was named Google at the time of registering the domain. Actually, Google is Googol’s wrong spelling. Googol is a very large number, which contains 100 zeros. A domain named Googol was already booked, so it was named Google.
FACT#33. Google bought YouTube in 2006. 6 billion hours of video are watched every month on YouTube. Crores of people worldwide and millions of channels upload their videos and programs on it.
FACT#34. Google’s search engine is 100 million gigabytes. A terabyte (TB) of 1 million drivers will be needed to save the same data.
FACT#35. Google bought the Android company in 2005. The popularity of Android phones is so high that around 80% of Android smartphones use on smartphones. It means that out of every 9 phones 10 phones run on Android.
FACT#36. Google’s founder did not know much about HTML. That’s why Google’s homepage is very simple.
FACT#37. Since 2010 Google has purchased at least one company per week.
FACT#38. 200 goats work in Google’s office and then use cutting machines for cutting grass on the lawn of the office because the staff working in innovation in the office due to the smoke and sound coming out, there is trouble, so Google has made goats for cleaning the lawn grass. This is the trimming of grass and the goats filled their stomachs.
FACT#39. Google is the owner of some of the name spelling mistakes such as Googlr.com, Gooogle.com, etc domain.
FACT#40. If you go to 466453.com you will be redirected to Google’s homepage because this domain name has been purchased by Google. In order to write “Google” in the cell’s keypad (in which numbers and alphabets accompany the same), 466453 has to be typed. If you have accidentally selected the numbers instead of the alphabets and you want to write Google, 4666666455533 will be replaced instead of Google. Due to this Google has purchased the www.466453.com domain.
FACT#41. Android OS has become the most used mobile OS in the market. Let’s tell you that Google’s Android operating system has taken a name in alphabetic order. Such as Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean, Kitkat, Lollipop, and now Merchelo.
FACT#42. America’s Fortune Magazine named Google the best company for 4 consecutive years from 2014.
FACT#43. Google.com/Mars offers views of Mars as inferred and elevated.
FACT#44. Google Maps covers 360 degrees in the street scene, which also shows from the base camp of Mount Everest.
FACT#45. Google considers more than 200 factors to give the best results of any question in one second.
FACT#46. The biggest reason for Google’s colouring is that Google wants to remember all of these colours, so Google’s colour can easily remember the colour of the Rainbow, and happiness in our brain. Brings it. And they say people can work freely and be happy on the Google search engine.
FACT#47. Google’s first doodle.
FACT#48. If you type any large number in the Google search and type it in English then it will overturn it like
FACT#49. Google has 2095 million search results or more than 60,000 searches done on Google per second.
FACT#50. Very few people know that Google has used its first tweet computer language which 0 and 1 have used in ‘Binary’. This tweet was – “I’m 01100110 01100101 01100101 01101100 01101001 01101110 01100111 00100000 01101100 01110101 01100011 01101011 01111001 00001010.”