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A publicly-traded company primarily offering a web portal. Originally a search engine in the 1990s and early 2000s, Google expanded to online messaging, e-mail services, web video, mobile phones and so forth. Google monetizes its operations primarily through advertisements. It was founded in 1998. See also: Yahoo.
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If either is named national winner their design will be put on the Google UK homepage for 24 hours and they will fly to Google's California HQ, the Googleplex, to meet Dennis Hwang who did the original Google doodle.
The image on Google Doodle is based on Hodgkin's model, which is on display in the Science Museum in London, the report adds.
The Google doodle today shows the moment that the sun shines on the faces of the statues, drawing the attention of the world to this intriguing phenomena and highlighting the treasures that Egypt has to offer to its visitors.
ISLAMABAD, August 15, 2011 (Frontier Star): There are many reasons to love Google, and 170 million Pakistanis just got one more -- the Google Doodle for 14th August, the day Pakistan was founded, has been sighted on the Google landing page.
Luke Schofield: "I'm very happy that my Google doodle has been selected and am excited at the thought of it appearing in a national paper like the Record.
Stephen's Google doodle shows the Tyne Bridge, the Angel of the North and Hadrian's Wall.
Today, March 15, Egyptian film director, screenwriter and costume and set designer Shadi Abdel Salam got his own Google Doodle, in celebration of his 85th birthday.
The inspirational Google doodle is based on the protein x-ray crystallography for the molecular model of penicillin which the scientist completed in 1945.
28 ( ANI ): In a shocking incidence of sexism on the web, a recent study has revealed that a majority of Google Doodle honorees have been male figures.
In fact, Steve Rubel, executive vice-president of Edelman, one of the world's largest indpendent communications firms, said in one of his blogs that "the Google Doodle is -- arguably -- one of the biggest PR coups in the world," and can drive a "tonne of traffic to sites that rank highly on the search term Google ties to it.
Youssef Chahine, one of the most outstanding directors of Egyptian cinema , and the creative head credited with introducing Egyptian Cinema to the world was celebrated with a Google Doodle on Sunday, January 25.