Detail map of Mountain View, California, United States,Austin, Texas, United States

A: Mountain View, California, United States, B: Austin, Texas, United States

Google Acquires

2/21/2001 logo after 1999 logo after 1999

On February 21, 2001 Google acquired's (formerly Deja News Research Service), Austin, Texas, Usenet archive dating back to 1995, including 500,000,000 messages.

In its press release announcing the acquisition Google stated that it was performing 70,000,000 Internet searches per day.

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