Did you know in the 46 seconds it took you to read this article, Google has already earned $93,595? Within this same timespan, the Google machine has also churned out over 200,000 unique searches and shipped out about 30 new Chromebooks.
And if you can believe it, nearly 4 million YouTube videos have been watched since – totaling over 100,000 hours!
The majority of Google’s revenue comes from its advertising platform. As you can see in the neat infographic below, some of Google‘s profits go towards R&D and lobbying politicians, but most of it just goes right back into keeping the machine well-oiled.
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