Google: From Grad School to $150 Billion Company

When Larry Page and Sergey Brin met back in 95, I’m sure neither of them knew just how successful Google would become. Controlling 80% of the market share for all searches online, Google has now managed to become an integral part of our daily lives. The majority of us probably use Google just as much as we use other everyday items like cellphones.

So, how exactly did Page and Brin manage to start from humble beginnings to creating a $150 billion company?

This cool interactive piece explains how they did it in a comprehensive timeline. It also takes a deeper look at some other highlights from the years of 1995 to 2011 (even popular memes)- def a trip back memory lane.

Just click on the image below to start the timeline:


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