Creating wonders since the start, Google is more than a search engine. We all surf, use its products and apps etc in our regular life without no much source. Most of the android apps we use, Email providers, search, maps, translator, chrome, app store, drive and other plenty apps helping you grow your business are creative products of the company Google. With a wide variety of products and services from business leaders to the individuals, Google servers for all.
Here are some interesting facts about google:
#1. Google is actually a misspelling of “Googol”
The name Google was generally misspelling of the original name Googol. To bring charm, fun, and geekiness to their startup, The founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin have decided to move with a domain googol.com which was already registered. So, they decided to choose google.com as the best alternative.
#2. Larry and Sergey’s private planes have runways in NASA, where no other planes are allowed to land
Founders of Google pay roughly around $1.3 million a year, to park their customized wide-body Boeing 767-200, as well as two other jets used by top Google executives, on Moffett Field, an airport run by NASA.
#3. Google Sky gives you a front row seat to the universe
You know about google earth, Through which you might be reached specific destiny several times. Similarly google sky is another web and app tool from google which lets you explore stars, constellations and our universe.
#4. Google owns a T-rex at their California headquarters
Molded from a real dinosaur’s fossils, Goggles California headquarters showcases a giant t-rex. Its name is Stan.
#5. Google’s first ever tweet was in Binay Language
Google’s first tweet was “I’m 01100110 01100101 01100101 01101100 01101001 01101110 01100111 00100000 01101100 01110101 01100011 01101011 01111001 00001010”. Which means “I’m Feeling Lucky.”
#6. New employees are called “Nooglers”
A new employee at Google is known as Noogler while on the other side, workers are known as Googler.
#7. The first Google Doodle was a Burning Man stick figure
Earlier in 1998, When the two founders of google head-out to the deserts of Nevada to attend “Burning Man Festival”. So to let people know, they decided to spread it via Doodle. This was the first and history of doodles.
#8. The basic design was because Brin didn’t know HTML
The main reason why the ubiquitous home page is so minimal is that the founders didn’t know HTML and were looking for a quick interface.
#9. Google uses a web tool called foo.bar to recruit people
Google foobar is a secret process in hiring programmers and developers all across the world.
#10. You can play few games on google
Got bored with your work? Then just search for “Atari Breakout” in Google Images and give shots.