10 Years of Google

Posted: September 8, 2008 in Uncategorized
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Google is a powerhouse of a company theres no denying that, its become a verb and frankly its a little scary how much people depend on Google services especially when it comes to the ‘cloud.’ But theres no room for negativity in this blog post (maybe in another one) for now, lets celebrate Google’s success. Here are a few interesting links with regards to Google’s birthday.

Google numbers compared with Microsoft

Interview with the hot VP of Search Products and User Interface Marissa Mayer

What to expect from Google in the next 10 years

Google Holiday logos – honestly I never knew that the first laser was invented on May 16, 2008

Google at 10 and still searching

Looking back on Google’s 10 years

Google’s 10 Commandments

1. Focus on the user and all else will follow.
2. It’s best to do one thing really, really well
3. Fast is better than slow
4. Democracy on the web works
5. You don’t need to be at your desk to need an answer
6. You can make money without doing evil
7. There’s always more information out there
8. The need for information crosses all borders
9. You can be serious without a suit
10. Great just isn’t good enough

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