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From 'Googol' to Google, how search engine got its name

From 'Googol' to Google, how search engine got its name

For some people, it was due to a 'spelling error' while others believe it was a shorter version of “googols”.  

Sep 04, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
Google offered $30 billion to acquire Snap Inc in 2016: Report

Google offered $30 billion to acquire Snap Inc in 2016: Report

Spiegel also values running Snap in Southern California and outside of Silicon Valley, where Alphabet - Google`s parent company is headquartered.

Aug 04, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
Google may launch native ad-blocker for Chrome

Google may launch native ad-blocker for Chrome

Users can download the recent `Chrome Canary` from Google Play Store to try it out, TechCrunch reported on Tuesday.

Aug 02, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Discover popular events in town with Google Search

Discover popular events in town with Google Search

As part of this updated search experience for events, each listing contains key details in the event title including date, time, location, and even price where available. 

Jul 21, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Justdial Q3 net profit rises 5.90% to Rs 27.44 crore

Justdial Q3 net profit rises 5.90% to Rs 27.44 crore

Local search engine Justdial on Saturday reported a 5.90 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 27.44 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2016.

Jan 28, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Amid date confusion, Google celebrates 18th birthday with Doodle

Amid date confusion, Google celebrates 18th birthday with Doodle

As Google celebrated its 18th birthday with an animated, festive-balloon Doodle on Tuesday, there were some confusion regarding the date as the search engine giant has celebrated its birthday on other days in the month of September in the past.

Sep 27, 2016, 09:38 AM IST