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Google

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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The googol has appeared in popular entertainment on-and-off for decades.
Nesse sentido, observamos que os aspectos aqui abordados sao superficiais, posto que ha muito o que ser pesquisado tanto em relacao as estrategias de comunicacao e branding quanto em relacao a retorica das imagens usadas pela marca Google, que sao ricas em detalhes e significados, constituindo-se em um googol de possibilidades de analises.
Kasner also defined a much larger number, the googolplex, which is 1 followed by a googol of zeros.
Interestingly, Kasner and Newman point out that a googolplex is much larger than a googol, and larger, also, than a googol times a googol.
I bet a googol that this automatic page ranking will be disappointing unless the concept is refined.
A googol is the name given to 1 followed by 100 zeroes, and | inspired the name of the internet company.
When the Internet search company Google were looking for a name, they slightly altered the spelling of googol to create Google, and even named their company headquarters in California Googleplex.
I have always admired the man who invented the numbers GOOGOL and GOOGOLPLEX, and the boy who named them.
THE name Google originated from a misspelling of googol, a number represented by 1 followed by 100 zeros.
And what a scream each time his wife cast hard Medusa stares at Tecwen Whittock - a bespectacled face in a row of middle-aged male contestants who could work out a googol but were lost on pop music.