My company project is on Google. The worlds most used and recognized search engines. Google founders are Larry Page and Sergey Brin two Stanford University students, in 1996 they built a search engine called BackRub, and at the time it used links to determine the importance of webpages. BackRub later turned into Google, although BackRub started in 1996 Google was registered as a domain on September 15th, 1997 and became incorporated on September 4th, 1998. Larry Page was actually a University of Michigan grad that was considering Stanford, and Sergey was his assigned tour guide.
What Google has to offer Google Images and Search Appliance After creating a search engine Google then released Google Toolbar which allows the user to search without having to go onto the company’s website. Google then launched Google Images which initially was planned only to offer two hundred and fifty million images which has extended over the years providing more then what was planned. Google’s first product released was to businesses, Google Search Appliance, which allows the business to search for documents within the businesses network. Google Mission and Google Zeitgeist “Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful”. With this mission set the company created Google Zeitgeist which at every end year sums up what millions of people search for, still continued every year.
This has been achieved through commitment to a policy of bold and aggressive acquisitions, currently they hold over 100 products in their portfolio. This gives them broad awareness, vast economies of scale and sustainability across their product-lifecycle and Boston matrix (Hooley et al 2008). As a result of their huge number of sub-brands, assessing the market share of all their operations is difficult. In their key markets they hold the following shares; Search Engine Android Smart Phones Digital Advertising 66.9% (comScore, 2013) 79.3% (clark & Connors, 2013) 33.2% (Efrati, 2013) In each of these markets these percentages indicates that Google is an influential market leader and by definition holds monopoly powers. Research shows that high market share benefits and increases firms' profitability (Kekra & Srinvasan 1990).
Yahoo! Inc. is a global Internet communications, commerce, and media company that offers a comprehensive branded network of services to more than 120 million users each month worldwide. As the first online navigational guide to the World Wide Web, www.yahoo.com is the leading guide in terms of traffic, advertising, household, and business user reach, and is one of the most recognized brands associated with the Internet. The company also provides online business services designed to enhance Yahoo! 's clients' Web services, including audio and video streaming, store hosting and management, and Web site tools and services.
Google is the most popular web site and searching engine today with the view of ranking number one (Top 15). Coming from a dorm room to a garage, Googleplex, which was better known as today’s Google headquarter, is located at Mountain View, California (Google Location). Larry Page and Sergey Brin found this company in 1998. Such a big searching network was developing from a challenge to a company that has a huge impact on different areas of people, from an individual person to an entire country (Google s History). In 1995, Larry Page and Sergey Brin met at Stanford.
Since then they have moved their headquarters to Mountain View, California, creating the “Googleplex” in 2004. Today Google has more than 70 offices in more than 40 countries around the globe (“Google locations”). In the book Google Model: Managing Continuous Innovation in a Rapidly Changing World by Annika Steiber, she describes how Google succeeded in achieving a rapid growth while retaining its innovative energy. This rapid growth and success Google keeps alive while other companies fell short and lost traction. However, with rapid growth and innovations changed the rules of the game for entire industries, causing “disruptions” in the advertising world with AdWords, the television industry with YouTube, and the cellphone/mobile technology industry with
MOBILE OPERATING SYSTEM GOOGLE ANDROID AND APPLE IOS MOBILEOPERATING SYSTEM Arvind dangi(13mca0101) INTRODUCTION:- ABOUT GOOGLE ANDROID:- Android operating system developed by Google for a special purpose for mobile devices such as the Droid line of cellular phones , all operating system based on linux like that computers tabs and netbooks. Android’s first time released in Oct 2008, and it has gone through several major updates in the following 2 years. Today one of the major forces Android operating system available in market the application available for Android now contains nearly 100,000 applications with successful features. it is useful in our daily life we can say that it is a part of our life because without operating system nothing possible every project and programming is based on software and hardware system. Google android planned on making a push into mobile phone technology.
Introduction I have researched the Motorola Incorporation and with the information have created a strategic audit for them. Motorola is the leader in global communications. They are currently revolutionizing broadband. The companies headquarter is in Schaumberg, Illinois with 320 other facilities in 73 countries. Motorola's CEO and Chairman is Edward J. Zander and employs more than 9,000 people worldwide and had sales of $42.9 billion in 2006.
All the Way to the Top “Google: brand name of a leading Internet search engine, founded in 1998.”(Google.). The company Google was founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Google first started out as a general search engine that people could use on a daily basis to look up and find whatever information quickly and efficiently. Fifteen years later, Google has expanded into much more than just a search engine. The company Google has now expanded its reach into various aspects of people’s daily life.
History of Amazon and Yahoo and their respectively core business. This paragraph talks briefly about the history of Amazon and Yahoo and the strategies used by the two companies and their respective core business. Amazon is a Fortune 500 e-commerce company founded by Jeff Bezos in 1994 and launched in 1995 in Seattle, Washington. It was one of the first big companies to sell goods over the Internet. Its mission was offering million books to its customers.