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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/4072772.stm I knew they were big, but " the world's biggest media company by stock market value ", wow...
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    Google worth $80bn (44bn)


    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/4072772.stm

    I knew they were big, but "the world's biggest media company by stock market value", wow
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    I wish I would have had the money to buy the stock when it first came out at $85/share.
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    Well, I guess we know how they pay for all that harddrive space for the Gmail accounts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by techieMoe
    Well, I guess we know how they pay for all that harddrive space for the Gmail accounts.
    Yeah, now we do

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    Quote Originally Posted by budman7
    I wish I would have had the money to buy the stock when it first came out at $85/share.
    Got my hands on 2 shares during the IPO and I've made a 80% return off of it.

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    They initially launched the business from a friend's garage after pulling together $1m from family, friends and other investors.
    why don't my friends and family give me a million dollars? this is crap. im having a talk with them tonight.
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    I really don't know where I would be without Google, what would I be using if they hadn't arrived? MSN search?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xenon
    I really don't know where I would be without Google, what would I be using if they hadn't arrived? MSN search?

    actually a search for msn sucks gives 1,050,820 on msn and 813,000 on google
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