Overview

Google Inc. is an American search company which was founded in 1998 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page, and now Google is world's most powerful search engine. Besides providing easy access to web pages, there are also many other features that Google provides, like trip planning, local search and everyday essentials, etc.


As we all know the search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and Baidu, etc. have existed for a while now, but the world's first search engine is known as "Archie", which is short for Archive. "The Archie search engine was a simple search engine that would keep an index of the file lists of all public FTP servers it could find(MUO)". Archie was created by a college student named Alan Emtage who was studying at McGill University back in 1990, and this creation provided users a better access to find publicity available files and were able to download them.


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