4. The successful Android mobile operating system which is reporting 400,000 activations per day (April 2011). More than 1 billion Android phones shipped last year. That means their operating system now has an astounding 81% market share.
5. Page and Brin attempted to sell google.com for $1 million to AltaVista. Fortunately for them, Alta Vista passed.
6. The name is actually derived from the mathematical term ‘googol’ which is basically 1 with 100 zeros following it.