Page and Brin, students at Stanford University in California, developed a search algorithm – at first known as "Back Rub" – in 1996. The search engine soon proved successful and the expanding company moved several times, finally settling at Mountain View in 2003. 

Google’s History- Launched In 1998

Hits: 71Google’s History- Launched In 1998, the Google company was launched in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin to market Google Search, which has become the most widely used web-based search... Read more »