Google was built up by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. understudies at Stanford University. Together they guarantee around 14 percent of its shares and control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power through supervoting stock. They united Google as a furtively held association on September 4, 1998. A first offer of stock took after on August 19, 2004. Its mission statement from the begin was "to form the world's information and make it by and large open and helpful," and its casual witticism was "Don't be shrewd".
In 2004, Google moved to its new base camp in Mountain View, California, nicknamed the Googleplex In August 2015, Google proclaimed game plans to redo its interests as a holding association called Alphabet Inc. Exactly when this reconstructing happened on October 2, 2015, Google transformed into Alphabet's driving reinforcement, and furthermore the watchman for Google's Internet interests