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Google's 25-year journey from dorm to internet dominance
  + stars: | 2023-09-26 | by ( ) www.reuters.com   time to read: +1 min
The logo of Google is seen at the Viva Technology conference dedicated to innovation and startups at Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris, France, June 14, 2023. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/File Photo Acquire Licensing RightsSept 26 (Reuters) - More than 25 years ago, two students at Stanford University brainstormed in their dormitory and came up with an idea - to create an internet search engine that would organize web pages and also rank them. Initially called BackRub, the startup grew into one of the world's most valuable and influential companies, Google. Google's products, including Gmail and search, are now used by billions and its co-founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, rank among the richest people in the world. Here are some milestones in the history of the tech giant, whose parent is now known as Alphabet:Reporting by Chavi Mehta, Arsheeya Bajwa, Yuvraj Malik, Samrhitha Arunasalam and Jaspreet Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Pooja DesaiOur Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
Persons: Gonzalo Fuentes, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Chavi Mehta, Arsheeya Bajwa, Yuvraj Malik, Samrhitha, Jaspreet Singh, Pooja Desai Organizations: Google, Viva Technology, Porte de, REUTERS, Stanford University brainstormed, Gmail, Thomson Locations: Porte, Paris, France, Bengaluru
Here are five more tech companies which changed their names — some controversially, and others leading to success. From The Facebook to Facebook, then MetaMark Zuckerberg at Harvard University, three months after The Facebook was created. But the business plan was first written for a company called Cadabra, as in a magician's "Abracadabra." Before Twitter became X, X.com became PayPalPeter Thiel, left, and Elon Musk, right, hold VISA credit cards branded with the X.com company logo on October 20, 2000. Paul Sakuma/APElon Musk cofounded the online payment company X.com in 1999 before it merged with Peter Thiel's Confinity a year later.
Persons: Elon Musk, Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Rick Friedman, Sean Parker, Justin Timberlake, Zuckerberg, that's, Frances Haugen, Sergey Brin, Larry Page, Martin Magunia, Brin, Sundar Pichai, Mike Krieger, Kevin Systrom, Stephen Chernin Instagram, Andreessen Horowitz, Krieger, Systrom, Instagram, Jeff Bezos, Evan Agostini, , Bezos, Mackenzie Scott, X.com, PayPal Peter Thiel, Paul Sakuma, AP Elon Musk, Peter Thiel's Confinity, Jimmy Soni's, Thiel, Walter Isaacson Organizations: Twitter, PayPal, Morning, Facebook, Harvard University, Meta, VR, Reality Labs, Google, Getty, Stanford, Microsoft, REUTERS, Baseline Ventures, Stanford University, Inc, Amazon, AP Elon, eBay Locations: Burbn
Google este motorul de căutare în care fiecare dintre noi vede o salvare atunci când vrea să găsească o informație. „Google it!”, cel mai des auzim când răsare o întrebare, pentru că se cunoaște – Google știe tot. Totuși, nu se poate spune același lucru și despre noi. Așadar, iată 18 lucruri interesante pe care nu le știam despre Google, printre care faptul că primul nume al motorului de căutare a fost „Backrub”:
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