September 4, 1998 CE – Larry Page and Sergey Brin Founded Google

September 4, 1998 CE – Larry Page and Sergey Brin Founded GoogleRate this post Image Credit: http://web.archive.org Two Stanford University students, working on a research project in order to receive their PhDs, changed the way the world interacted with the information superhighway when they officially incorporated Google on September 4, 1998. Larry Page and Sergey Brin, having believed search engines could deliver results based more on site quality than keyword quantity, devised a system by which to rank individual URLs. A simple but revolutionary concept, PageRank, flipped the Internet on its axis. Working in the computer science department at Stanford, Page and Brin got started on determining a better algorithm […]