Google Inc. is an American multinational corporation which provides Internet-related products and services, including internet search, cloud computing, and software and advertising technologies. Advertising revenues from AdWords generate almost all of the company's profits. The company was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while both attended Stanford University. Together, Brin and Page own about 16 percent of the company's stake. Google was first incorporated as a privately held company on September 4, 1998, and its initial public offering followed on August 19, 2004. The company's...
|Founded:||September 4, 1998|
|Founders:||Sergey Brin, Larry Page|
|Headquarters:||Mountain View, California|
|Legal structure:||Publicly listed company, Corporation|
|Industries:||Search, Software, Advertising, Search engine, Geographic information system, Search Engine Marketing, Information technology, Technology, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portal|