Is Google Too Powerful?
About Google <ul><li>Co-founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. </li></ul><ul><li>First incorporated as a privately held co...
Google’s Stock
Mission Statement <ul><li>To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. </li></ul><ul...
Key Acquisitions  <ul><li>Blogger- Undisclosed </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube-$1.65 Billion </li></ul><ul><li>Baidu- $5 Million...
Grand Central <ul><li>The power of  1 -  number and mailbox </li></ul><ul><li>Privacy- voice screening. </li></ul><ul><li>...
WebCall <ul><li>Provided by Grand Central. </li></ul><ul><li>Contact without info. </li></ul><ul><li>Forward Calls to a vo...
Benefits of Google <ul><li>Google Earth </li></ul><ul><li>Gmail </li></ul><ul><li>Google Video and Images </li></ul><ul><l...
Benefits of Google <ul><li>Fortune Magazine rated it #1 company to work for in 2007.  </li></ul><ul><li>Benefits investors...
Conclusion <ul><li>Google is the most used search engine on the web with a 50.8% market share. </li></ul><ul><li>It has a ...
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  1. 1. Is Google Too Powerful?
  2. 2. About Google <ul><li>Co-founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. </li></ul><ul><li>First incorporated as a privately held company in 1998. </li></ul><ul><li>The first funding came from Andy Bechtolsheim’s $100,000 check. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2004, 19,605,052 shares were offered at a price of $85 per share. </li></ul><ul><li>It is currently priced at approximately $645 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Google’s Stock
  4. 4. Mission Statement <ul><li>To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t be evil. </li></ul><ul><li>Work should be challenging and the challenge should be fun. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Key Acquisitions <ul><li>Blogger- Undisclosed </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube-$1.65 Billion </li></ul><ul><li>Baidu- $5 Million </li></ul><ul><li>Grand Central- $45 Million </li></ul><ul><li>Feed Burner- $100 Million </li></ul>
  6. 6. Grand Central <ul><li>The power of 1 - number and mailbox </li></ul><ul><li>Privacy- voice screening. </li></ul><ul><li>ListenIn </li></ul><ul><li>Call Record </li></ul><ul><li>Blocking </li></ul><ul><li>WebCall </li></ul>
  7. 7. WebCall <ul><li>Provided by Grand Central. </li></ul><ul><li>Contact without info. </li></ul><ul><li>Forward Calls to a voicemail box. </li></ul><ul><li>Website or Blog </li></ul>
  8. 8. Benefits of Google <ul><li>Google Earth </li></ul><ul><li>Gmail </li></ul><ul><li>Google Video and Images </li></ul><ul><li>Spread Sheet </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation </li></ul><ul><li>Document </li></ul>
  9. 9. Benefits of Google <ul><li>Fortune Magazine rated it #1 company to work for in 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Benefits investors. </li></ul><ul><li>Brin and Page donates millions to charities. </li></ul><ul><li>Founded Google.org which helps issues of climate change, global public health, and global poverty. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Conclusion <ul><li>Google is the most used search engine on the web with a 50.8% market share. </li></ul><ul><li>It has a huge control of the internet, but does no harm </li></ul><ul><li>Google is a gentle giant. </li></ul>

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