Saturday, September 22, 2018
Close  
  • share this

LOOK: Google turns 20, and here’s the garage where it all began

/ 06:56 PM September 11, 2018

Susan Wojcicki’s house and garage in Menlo Park, California. Image: Google via AFP Relaxnews

September 2018 sees Google celebrate its 20th anniversary.

To mark the milestone, we look back at the early days of one of tech’s biggest success stories with a selection of pictures from the firm’s beginnings.

ADVERTISEMENT

Like many an American start-up story, the history of Google begins in a humble garage.

When Larry Page and Sergey Brin launched their company in September 1998, they set up office in the garage of Susan Wojcicki’s house in Menlo Park, California.

FEATURED STORIES

They stayed there until the firm moved to Mountain View one year later.

Susan Wojcicki is now the CEO of YouTube. JB

RELATED STORIES:

S. Korea moves to strengthen regulation of Facebook, Google, Netflix

US teens prefer texting, online chatting over face-to-face conversations — study

ADVERTISEMENT
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Anniversary, California, garage, Google, Internet
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
entertainment

Jake Zyrus feels ‘respected’ on the set of Japanese film

September 23, 2018 12:30 AM

entertainment

Love, interrupted

September 23, 2018 12:25 AM



© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.