Googol

"Googol" is the mathematical term for a 1 followed by a hundred zero's. The term was coined by Milton Sirotta, nephew of American mathematician Edward Kasner, and was popularized in the book, "Mathematics and the Imagination" by Kasner and James Newman. Google's play on the term reflects the company's mission to organize the immense amount of information available on the web. http://www.factme.com/category10.html

Dywyn
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Googol not Google

It was actually a mistake made by Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin

icheer311
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hmmmm...

lol that's a funny picture.

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