Google is sponsoring The Next Web Latin America Conference 2014 on Dec 02, 2014  
165 Acquisitions
IPO / Stock
Went Public on Aug 19, 2004 / GOOG
Mountain View, CA
Google is a search and advertising service provider that aims to organize and monetize the world’s information.
Larry Page, Sergey Brin
Software, Video Streaming, Information Technology, Blogging Platforms, Email, Search

Company Details

September 7, 1998
10k + | 382 in CrunchBase

Google provides search and advertising services, which together aim to organize and monetize the world's information. In addition to its dominant search engine, it offers a plethora of online tools and platforms including: Gmail, Maps, YouTube, and Google+, the company's extension into the social space. Most of its Web-based products are free, funded by Google's highly integrated online advertising platforms AdWords and AdSense. Google promotes the idea that advertising should be highly targeted and relevant to users thus providing them with a rich source of information.

Google has also made strong moves into the web-based apps space with acquisitions of Jotspot (documents), 2Web Technologies (spreadsheets) and Zenter (presentations). The company has also made a splash with the acquisitions of YouTube, DoubleClick and Feedburner.

Funding Rounds (2) - $25.1M


Sub Organizations (2)

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    Google Analytics

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    Google Search

    Search is Google's core product and is what got them an official transitive verb addition to the Merriam Webster for google.
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    Google Maps

    Find local businesses, view maps and get driving directions in Google Maps.
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    Google Translate

    Google Translate is a beta service provided by Google Inc. to translate a section of text, or a webpage, into another language.
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    Google Drive

    Google Drive lets you store and access your files anywhere — on the web, on your hard drive, or on the go.
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    A Google project headed by Vic Gundotra and Bradley Horowitz, Google+ is designed to be the social extension of Google.
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Investors (3)

  • Google Bucharest

    Str. C. A. Rosetti nr. 17

    Sector 2

    Bucharest, 020011


  • Headquarters - Googleplex

    1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy

    Mountain View, CA 94043


  • Google World Headquarters

    1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy

    Mountain View, CA 94043


  • Google Dubai

    Building No 17, Dubai Internet City

    First Floor

    Dubai, 1


  • Google Istanbul

    Kanyon Ofis Binasi Kat. 6, Buyukdere Cad. No. 185

    Istanbul, 34394


  • Google Tel Aviv

    Levinstein Tower, 23 Menachem Begin Road

    Tel Aviv, 66183


  • Google Haifa

    Building 30, MATAM, Advanced Technology Center

    Haifa, 31905


  • Google Mexico

    Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho #36

    Mexico City, 1100


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    HipChat is a private group chat and IM network that provides real-time collaboration features for companies and teams.
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    Discovery Mining

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    Rocket Fuel

    Rocket Fuel delivers Advertising That Learns technology, a programmatic media-buying platform providing data management solutions.
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    Ness Computing

    Ness Computing personalizes search results and recommendations and offers as its initial product an app that recommends new restaurants.

Customers (1)

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Upcoming Event Appearances (7)

The Next Web Latin America Conference 2014

Dec 2, 2014 - Dec 2, 2014

São Paulo, Alagoas, Brazil

TNW will bring the brightest minds of Latin America to do business, discuss technology trends and connect with industry professionals.

Past Event Appearances (19)

Images (1)

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