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Google was started by two Ph.D. students in 1998. Their first office was this garage in California with just 1 employee. Twenty years later, this garage based start-up is now one of the biggest companies in the world.
The parent company is now called Alphabet Inc.
Let’s tighten our seat belts and see what all they own.
We will start with the obvious, Google.com, it process over 1.2 trillion searches per year
YouTube, the video hosting site is the second most visited site in the world
Publishing platforms like AdSense, AdWords, DoubleClick constitute 86% of company's revenue
Android, Google's mobile operating system with 2 billion monthly active users
Google Play Store, which now has over 3.3 million apps
Firebase, the mobile application platform, used by 1.5 million apps
Nest Labs, the smart home products company with more than one thousand employees
Calico, a biotech company that is working on developing drugs that could increase human life span
Verily, a life sciences company that is trying to eradicate mosquito-borne diseases and has also has released Liftware, a spoon for people suffering from hand tremors
It also owns Chronicle, a cyber-security company
Waymo, the self-driving taxi service, which has been recently launched in Phoenix, Arizona
Sidewalk Labs, a urban development company that is building a 800 acres smart city project in Toronto, Canada
DeepMind, the UK based AI company which has developed AlphaZero, an AI that can teach itself how to play games and play against humans
Google Fiber, provides broadband Internet and IPTV in US with around half a million customers
They also own the secretive research and development company Google X.
Their projects include,
Optical communication project currently tested in India, which uses light beams to to connect rural India to the internet
Makani Project that produces wind energy using kites
Loon project aims to bring internet to two-thirds of the world's population using internet-beaming hot air balloons
Google Brain, a deep learning research project that wants to make machines intelligent
Wing Project, aims to deliver products across a city by using flying vehicles
Soli Project, is developing a new gesture-recognition technology
While, Spotlight Stories, creates short Virtual Reality films
Now let’s quickly scroll through their massive products line up:
They own Gmail, Google Earth, Blogger, Smart speakers brand Google Home, Google Pixel mobile phones, Google Daydream, digital media player Chromecast, Google Watch, Google Allo and Google duo messaging and video calling apps like Whatsapp, social networking site Google+, Google Drive, Google classroom, Google Maps & Waze, the GPS navigation services that is daily used by over billion people
Well this is not the end, their other smaller investments include:
Redwood Robotics, a company that builds Robotic Arms
Kaggle, an online community of data scientists and machine learners
Owlchemy Labs, a video game development company
Tenor.com, an online GIF search engine
Moodstocks, the image recognition startup that helps your phone camera identify object
Famebit, the influencer marketing platform
And recently purchased Indian railway train tracking App, Where is my Train
To end it all the company also owns Venture capital funds worth over $2.5 Billion and holds investment in companies like Uber, Airbnb and Glassdoor