Omar Hussein Jan GeorgeMohamed Sahl Omar Montasser
1• which refers to the number 1 followed by 100 zeroes. The word was chosen to reflect the companys goal of organizing the massive amound of information that is available on the Internet.
2• The Google home page is so sparse because the founders did not know HTML and just wanted to create a quick interface.
3• . Googles traffic doubled when they introduced their "Did you mean..." feature. This feature was made possible by a much- improved spell checker.
4• Google users apparently never feel "lucky," since the "I feel lucky" is almost never used. However, in trials it was discovered that users saw it as a comfort button and did not want it removed.
5• When Page and Brin tried to find buyers to license their search technology, one portal CEO told them "As long as were 80 percent as good as our competitors, thats good enough. Our users dont really care about search."
6• . Google grew so quickly that its offices quickly filled up. Employees couldnt stand up at their desks without others tucking their chairs in first.
7• . When Google moved to the Googleplex, their new headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., large rubber exercise balls were repurposed as highly mobile office chairs in an open, non-cubicle environment.