Fundamentally, net neutrality is about equal access to the Internet.
In our view, the broadband carriers should not be permitted to use their market power to discriminate against competing applications or content.
On June 5, 2012 Google announced it acquired Quickoffice, a company widely known for their mobile productivity suite for both i OS and Android.
Google plans to integrate Quickoffice’s technology into its own product suite. currently owns and operates 6 data centers across the U. On September 28, 2011 the company has announced to build three data centers at a cost of more than 0 million in Asia (Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan) and has already purchased the land for them.
Each employee has access to the corporate recreation center.
Recreational amenities are scattered throughout the campus and include a workout room with weights and rowing machines, locker rooms, washers and dryers, a massage room, assorted video games, table football, a baby grand piano, a billiard table, and ping pong.
In 2003, The New York Times complained about Google’s indexing, claiming that Google’s caching of content on its site infringed its copyright for the content.
Despite criticism, the basic search engine has spread to specific services as well, including an image search engine, the Google News search site, Google Maps, and more.
The Internet has operated according to this neutrality principle since its earliest days…
The lobby is decorated with a piano, lava lamps, old server clusters, and a projection of search queries on the wall.
The hallways are full of exercise balls and bicycles.
Some of Google’s newer services, such as Gmail, Google News, Orkut, and Ad Sense originated from these independent endeavors.
Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California is referred to as “the Googleplex“, a play on words on the number googolplex and the headquarters itself being a complex of buildings.