Google is sponsoring 5G Summit 2016 on Nov 18, 2016  

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Company of Alphabet
Investments
42 Investments in 35 Companies
Headquarters:
Mountain View, CA
Description:
Google is a multinational corporation that is specialized in internet-related services and products.
Founders:
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Categories:
Search Engine, Blogging Platforms, Ad Network, Email, Video Streaming, Software, Information Technology
Website:
http://www.google.com/
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Company Details

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Google is a multinational corporation that is specialized in internet-related services and products. The company’s product portfolio includes Google Search, which provides users with access to information online; Knowledge Graph that allows users to search for things, people, or places as well as builds systems recognizing speech and understanding natural language; Google Now, which provides information to users when they need it; Product Listing Ads that offer product image, price, and merchant information;  AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense, which enables websites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads; Google Display, a display advertising network; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a marketplace for the trading display ad space; and YouTube that offers video, interactive, and other ad formats.

Additionally, the company offers Android, an open-source mobile software platform; hardware products, including Chromebook, Chrome, Chromecast, and Nexus devices; Google+ , a social platform for sharing content with others; Google Play, a cloud-based digital entertainment store for apps, music, books, and movies; Google Drive, a place for users to create, share, collaborate, and keep their stuff; and Google Wallet, a virtual wallet for in-store contactless payments. Further, it provides Google Apps, which include Gmail, Calendar, and Google Sites that are built for people to work anywhere, anytime, on any device without loss of security or control; Google Maps Application Programming Interface; Google Earth Enterprise, a software solution for imagery and data visualization; Google App Engine, a Platform-as-a-service; Google Cloud Storage; Google BigQuery for real-time analytics; Google Cloud SQL for structured query language; and Google Compute Engine, an Infrastructure-as-a-service-Platform. It also offers mobile wireless devices, and related products and services.

Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1996 while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University.

Funding Rounds (4) - $36.1M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jun, 2000$10M / Undisclosed1
Jun, 1999$25M / Series A8
Nov, 1998$1M / Angel4
Aug, 1998$100k / Angel1

Acquisitions (203)

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DateAcquiredAmount
Sep 19, 2016Unknown
Sep 15, 2016Unknown
Sep 8, 2016$625M (terms undisclosed)
Aug 8, 2016Unknown
Jul 27, 2016Unknown
Jul 12, 2016Unknown
Jul 7, 2016Unknown
Jul 6, 2016Unknown
Jun 22, 2016Unknown
May 1, 2016Unknown
DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Jun, 2016$57M / Series C (Lead)
Jun, 2016$1M / Grant
Apr, 2016undisclosed amount / Seed (Lead)
Feb, 2016$793.5M / Series C
Dec, 2015$460M / Private Equity
Oct, 2015$500k / Seed
Oct, 2015$60M / Series C (Lead)
Oct, 2015$20M / Series A
Oct, 2015$100M / Venture
Oct, 2015undisclosed amount / Venture
Mar, 2015$1.5M / Undisclosed
Feb, 2015$775k / Grant (Lead)
Jan, 2015$1B / Series E (Lead)
Oct, 2014$542M / Series B (Lead)
Mar, 2014$18M / Series D
Jan, 2013$200M / Private Equity (Lead)
May, 2012$35M / Series C (Lead)
Mar, 2012$50k / Angel
Jun, 2011$102M / Undisclosed (Lead)
Jun, 2011$280M / Undisclosed (Lead)
Apr, 2011$168M / Undisclosed (Lead)
Jan, 2011$4M / Grant
Nov, 2010$410M / Private Equity
Jun, 2010$300M / Series B (Lead)
May, 2010$23M / Series D (Lead)
2010undisclosed amount / Seed
Jun, 2009$13.6M / Series B
Sep, 2008$300k / Grant
Aug, 2008$5M / Series B (Lead)
Jul, 2008$24M / Series C (Lead)
Jul, 2008$5.8M / Series A
Jun, 2008$115M / Series C
Apr, 2008€6M / Series C
Nov, 2007$25M / Venture
Oct, 2007$8.95M / Series A (Lead)
Sep, 2007$25M / Series B
Jul, 2007$25M / Series B
Mar, 2007€10M / Series B
Feb, 2007$3.1M / Series A
Jan, 2007$20M / Series C

Current Team (868)

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Products (185)

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  • Google Analytics (GA) is a free service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about the visitors to a website.
  • Google's free email service
  • Search is Google's core product and is what got them an official transitive verb addition to the Merriam Webster for google.
  • Find local businesses, view maps, and get driving directions
  • Google Translate is a beta service provided by Google Inc. to translate a section of text, or a webpage, into another language.
  • Google Drive lets you store and access your files anywhere — on the web, on your hard drive, or on the go.
  • A Google project headed by Vic Gundotra and Bradley Horowitz, Google+ is designed to be the social extension of Google.
  • AngularJS is a JavaScript framework that enables its users to extend HTML vocabulary for their applications.

Sub Organizations (126)

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Competitors (44)

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  • 280 North is a web software development platform enabling users to build applications through its proprietary tech toolkit, Cappuccino.
  • AdECN is an automated, real-time, auction-based, neutral exchange for buying and selling online display advertising.
  • Aductions is an online platform offering a search engine that helps its clients discover advertisement spaces.
  • Mobile application analytics solution that allows viewing customers’ online experience - from aggregated heat maps to realtime.
  • Baidu is a Chinese website and search engine that enables individuals to obtain information and find what they need.
  • Collecta, a XMPP server engine, monitors the update streams of real-time blogs, and sites and shows filtered results as they happen.
  • Cybozu, Inc. is a Tokyo-based software company that provides a web-based groupware known as Cybozu Office, popular in Japan.
  • Danger provides the software platform and hardware behind T-Mobile’s Sidekick phone.

Offices/Locations (70)

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  • Google Delhi

    Tower C, Building No. 8

    Level 9

    Gurdon, AR 122002

    USA

  • Google Sydney

    Tower 1, Darling Park, 201 Sussex St.

    Levels 11 & 18

    Sydney, 2000

    AUS

  • Google Seattle

    651 N. 34th St.

    Seattle, WA 98103

    USA

  • Google Mexico

    Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho #36

    Mexico City, 1100

    MEX

  • Google Moscow

    7 Balchug st.

    Moscow, 115035

    RUS

  • Google Sao Paulo

    Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima

    5th Floor

    São Paulo, 04538-132

    BRA

  • Google Trondheim

    Beddingen 10

    Trondheim, 7014

    NOR

  • Google Cambridge

    5 Cambridge Center

    Floors 3-6

    Cambridge, MA 02142

    USA

Upcoming Event Appearances (10)

Mobile World Congress 2017

February 27, 2017 - March 02, 2017

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

This will convene industry leaders, visionaries and innovators to explore the trends that will shape mobile in the years ahead.

Past Event Appearances (127)

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