No doubt Google is a major phenomena of our time. A company that has grown tremendously since their inception and whose products range from search to mobile devices to driverless cars and just about everything in between. With a company like there, there has to be some amazing facts about their size, their employees, and their history, maybe a few you were even unaware of?
For example, did you know that one of the prime reasons why Google’s home page is so bare is that founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin didn’t know html and just wanted a quick interface? Or that in 1999 Page and Brin were willing to sell their project to the much larger Excite for under $1 million but Excite wasn’t interested? These and other amazing facts in the following infographic from the folks at Promodo.
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