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Author: Virginia Scott
Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's the American dream--start a company, make a fortune, and retire early. But to become multimillionaires in their twenties, as Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin did, boggles the mind. All they did, after all, is come up with a better way to search for things on the Internet, right? Only in part. No company achieves a market value in the range of
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Scott
ISBN: 9780313351273 0313351279 9780313351280 0313351287
OCLC Number: 609857973
Description: 1 online resource (166 pages)
Contents: Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 Meet Google's Founders; Chapter 2 The Origin and History of Google; Chapter 3 Internet Search: The Historical Context; Chapter 4 What Made Google So Much Better?; Chapter 5 The Wonderful World of Work and Play at Google; Chapter 6 How Google Uses Fun to Attract Customers; Chapter 7 Google Philanthropy; Chapter 8 Google and Education; Chapter 9 Using Google to Make Money; Chapter 10 Google Controversies; Chapter 11 The Future of Google; Appendices; Index.

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