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    Happy birthday Google!

    On its 13th birthday, the Mountain View-based search company is already a seasoned veteran of the tech industry.

    Behind Google's Mercury Doodle

    [BAY]Behind the Scenes of Google's Freddie Mercury Doodle
    Google is celebrating what would have been Freddie Mercury's 65th birthday on Monday with its second longest doodle to date.
    (Published Friday, Oct. 28, 2011)

    And Google has a nifty new Google Doodle to celebrate the occassion that pays homage to the exclamation point that was part of the original logo.

    The company has grown immensly since Larry Page and Sergey Brin secured $100,000 to build the search engine in their garage back in 1997.

    Watch: Young Doodler Tours Google

    [BAY] Watch: Young Doodler Tours Google
    Seven-year-old Mateo Lopez tours Google after winning the national Google Doodle contest.
    (Published Saturday, June 4, 2011)

    Google has expanded beyond a search engine into a mobile juggernaut, a Hulu-bidding machine, an explain yourself in front of Congress type titan and more.

    PC World has put together an impressive timeline of some of Google's major achievments year-by-year.