Google Search engine celebrates today, the birth of Shakuntala Devi (November, 4, 1929 – April, 21, 2013), the woman who was called “human computer” because of her extraordinary capacity to perform complex mathematical calculations in mind. In 1982, Shakuntala Devi entered in Guinness World Records. Shakuntala Devi was born in Bangalore, India, in a circus artists family who perform trapeze, tamed lions, walking on rope and many magic numbers. In 1980, Shakuntala Devi multiplied correct two 13 digit numbers in just 28 seconds at the Imperial College London. Shakuntala Devi’s…
The American company Google is celebrating 12 years since it have made easier the search on Internet and it is offering a big and nice cake. The company was registered on September 4, 1998, the first technical specification was on September 20, 1998, but Google like to celebrate on September 27 (maybe their lucky number). This year, Google is celebrating with a cake designed by the American painter Wayne Thiebaud. Now we have to wait for more surprises and to wish Google: Many more years! 🙂
After many months of thinking, Google decided to leave China. We all know that the Google Search Engine censored searches from China, but now it decided to stop its working there, so, the Chinese that wants to search on Google will be redirected to Hong Kong server. Google announced its decision to renounce the censure and to redirect its searching trough Google.com.hk, because of latest hackings (at the beginning of 2010), and for those the Chinese Government was accused.
Yahoo is changing its approach to the mobile segment of the web, putting mobile division, in reorganization. Yahoo turns to mobile web share Thus, the employees of rival Google from mobile section will be distributed in other parts of the company, integrating elements of mobile web in them. The move is due to Management’s Carol Bartz, who decided to make some changes to Yahoo to make the brand competitive again.
Google made its entry into “premier league” of advertisers, the Super Bowl, with a spot for the company paid around five million dollars. Google paid $ 5 million for an ad during Super Bowl A minute spot aired during the Super Google Bowl is the greatest effort to promote the media traditional for a company that gained notoriety by online exposure and recommendations people.