Inside the Hottest Business, Media and Technology Success of our Time
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"Here is the story behind one of the most remarkable
successes of our time. Based on scrupulous research and
access to Google, the book takes you inside the creation
and growth of
a company whose name is a favorite brand and a standard
around the world. Its stock is worth more than General
Ford’s combined, its staff eats for free in a dining room
that used to
be run by the Grateful Dead’s former chef,
employees traverse the firm’s colorful Silicon Valley
scooters and inline skates.
THE GOOGLE STORY
definitive account of the populist media company powered by
most advanced technology that in a few short years has
access to information about everything for everybody
1998, Moscow-born Sergey Brin and Midwest-born Larry Page
of graduate school at Stanford University to, in their own
“change the world” through a search engine that would
bit of information on the Web for free.
done exactly that in more than one hundred languages,
continues as it seeks to add millions of library books,
broadcasts, and more to its searchable database.
learn about the amazing business acumen and computer
started the company on its astonishing course; the secret
computers delivering lightning-fast search results; the
approach that has enabled it to challenge Microsoft’s
shake up Wall Street. Even as it rides high, Google
difficult choices that will enable it to continue expanding
sustaining the guiding vision of its founders’ mantra: DO
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