Google 's Impact On The World Essay

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Google is a multinational organization. Today, it is known for being a popular search engine, known for cloud computing, browser and operating system development, and advertising Google is something that is used everyday by internet users around the world. I chose to profile Google because it is something that I use in my life almost everyday. I also chose this company because after reading briefly about the company, I was eager to learn how quickly and efficiently Google has grown since its launch in the late 1990’s. Google was founded and created 17 years ago by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who met at Stanford University in 1995. In 1997, Google.com was registered as a domain. In the matter of years Google.com has turned into a multibillion dollar company. Although there are many events that have happened since Google has launched, the following are key moments in Google’s history. In July 2001, Google images launches, which initially offers access to 250 million images. In November of 2004, Google Scholar is launched. Google Scholar is a free service created for people who want to search books, peer reviewed papers, theses, and more. In the year 2006 Google acquires YouTube for $1.65 Billion. Google Safe browser launches in May 2007. Safe browser was created to help protect people from any sort of malicious material that is on the internet. The Olympics go live on YouTube for the first

time in July of 2012. To this day, it is the most live streamed Olympics on…

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