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General: Google is a public and profitable company focused on search services. Named after the mathematical term "googol", Google operates web sites at many international domains with the most frequently visited being www.google.com. Google is widely recognised as the "world's best search engine" because it is fast, accurate and easy to use.
The company also serves corporate clients, including advertisers, content publishers and site managers with cost-effective advertising and a wide range of revenue generating search services. Google's breakthrough technology and continued innovation serve the company's mission of "organising the world's information and making it universally accessible and useful."
: Example of companies that has been aquired by Google
also announced 09 Oct 2006 separate revenue-sharing deals with major entertainment companies, including CBS, Sony BMG
Entertainment, Universal Music Group
, and Warner Music Group
. EMI, the fourth major music label, confirmed it was in discussions with both Google
. The partnerships will allow YouTube
and Google Video
users to watch music videos and other media for free, with advertising revenue to be shared between the video site and the content's copyright owner.