Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related products and services . These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software just to name a few.
Google is the biggest thing on the internet right now and will stay that way for a very looooooooong time. But asides the popularity of this internet giant, there are some amazing facts about Google you don’t know.
1. Google beats Facebook: it’s the world’s most visited website.
2. Google was originally called “Backrub”.
3. Google got its name by accident. The founders misspelled “googol”, which refers to the number 1 followed by 100 zeroes.
4. In 1999, the founders of Google actually tried to sell it to Excite for just US$1 million. Excite turned them down.
5. Every minute,2 million searches are performed on Google.