google13
Google got its start in 1998. Do you remember life before Googling?

If you go to Google.com today and smell burnt candles, there is a good reason for that: The search engine is celebrating its 13th birthday today!

The information-organizing engineers of Mountain View, Calif., have been saving your butt, finding you images, and possibly encroaching on your privacy since 1998. Although Google’s exact date of birth is debatable (several dates in September could mark the occasion), Google has picked September 27, and an excuse to eat cake is good enough for us.

Promoted Stories Powered by Sharethrough
Business
Samsung's response to a customer whose phone caught fire only made things worse
Damage control is a tricky thing: One wrong move can make a small crisis exponentially worse. Such is the case for Samsung, which moved to suppress YouTube evidence that its Galaxy S4 smartphone can catch fire for no reason at all, only to have the original poster call the company out for it in a second video that received five times as many views as the first.
anniversary
Eddie Murphy will return to 'SNL' for the first time in 30 years
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live , and there have been quite a few rumors about which not-ready-for-primetime players of the past might return to help celebrate.
The Latest From Daily Dot Video
Group

Pure, uncut internet. Straight to your inbox.

Thanks for subscribing to our newsletter!