Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
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.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved