How Google Actually Works, In Case You Were Still Wondering

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Thirteen years after the Google.com domain launched, and you still don't know how it works? Err, that's ok—as this infographic shows, there's a huge process going on behind its homepage every time you search for lolcats. [PPCBlog]

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steven [gawker help]

Standard shipping containers? And I thought data centers would be these high tech, ultra-clean and ultra-white rooms with futuristic glass walls and racks and stuff. Totally wowed by that fact. Still though, it's amazing to look at it this way cause you can size up to perspective.