Google is a multinational corporation from the United States of America. It is known for creating and running one of the largest search engines on the World Wide Web (WWW). The giant has some facts that I claim, you don’t know all of them so, here are some facts about google have fun with these.
In the beginning dates, Google could process 30-50 pages per second, today it can process millions of pages per second like a master.
As of 2009, at their Mountain View headquarters, Google rents 200 goats to mow their parks to remove weeds and brush around the headquarter.
Google’s headquarters feature a variety of casual items and decorations including Google colored phone boxes, a T-rex nicknamed Stan, and adult-sized ball pits.
In the Google workplace employees are called Googlers whereas new employees are called Nooglers and they are required to wear blue, yellow, and red hats at their first company-wide meeting.
Klingon was added as a Google language option in 2002.
Oxford English Dictionaries and Merriam-Webster both in 2006 added the word ’Google’, it’s described as a “search for information about (someone or something) on the Internet using the search engine Google”.
Google bought Motorola in 2011 for $12.5 billion and selling it after its surprise downturn for $2.5 billion.
Google’s reCAPTCHA helps their computers learn how to read the text. The computers are able to identify words scanned from books, even if they are warped.
Google offers all employees a free lunch, in an all-you-can-eat buffet style system, and snacks including cookies and salmon.
If a Google employee dies, their spouse receives half of their wages for 10 years.
Google acquired YouTube via meetings at Denny’s in 2006 for $1.65 billion.
The first April Fool’s joke was in 2000 when Google published its mind-reading ability for searches called “MentalPlex.”
Google owns numerous big names including Android the mobile operating system, Waze the GPS traffic system, and Nest a smart home system.