30 Incredible Facts About Google That You Probably Didn’t Know



6 – The company’s original computer storage was made from lego bricks.

7 – If a Google employee dies, their spouse receives half their salary for the next 10 years, stock benefits, and children receive $1000/month until they turn 19.

8 – Google’s first ever Twitter post was binary for “I’m Feeling Lucky”.

9 – The website suffered an outage for 5 minutes in 2013 accounting for a 40% drop in web traffic.

10 – Google Image Search was inspired by the popularity of Jennifer Lopez’s dress at the 2000 Grammy Awards.