What does Google Own?

Google is a power house and since it is a source of everything imaginable one would think that all of its investments would be well known. However, do you really know where Google spends their money? Over the past several years Billions of Google bills have invested in many other companies and yes, this means businesses besides YouTube. You may be surprised to see all of the companies Google has ties with; they are not all publicly known and are interesting to learn.

We are all very aware of their connections with YouTube, their authority in Search Engine Optimizations and their many attempts at Social Networking. In the following infographic, find out just how wide Google’s net is, not only how much money they currently have but where they have invested.

Google Wide Net

3 thoughts on “What does Google Own?”

  1. Doug says:

    Great chart. I had no idea Google was doing all this. Sometimes I think we need to fear Google, like Skynet in the Terminator movies. But this makes it seem like they are doing their best to make life better for everyone. Or maybe that’s just what they want us to think!

  2. Kent says:

    Since we know what Google actually does, can we have Linkedin? Because Linkedin is the most successfully social networking sites. I believe they won’t have only Linkedin, what actually Linkedin does?

  3. Roy F. says:

    Sad. Google owns YouTube, but it’s browser, Chrome, won’t show YouTube videos correctly.

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