September 27, 2005
"As long as we're 80 percent as good as our competitors, that's good enough. Our users don't really care about search."7 years ago, that's what CEO of a portal told two guys who were looking for partners.
The two guys were Page and Brin. No surprises when "Great just isn't good enough" finds place in Google philosophy.
Happy Birthday, Google!
Somebody on Slashdot pointed to this cached page, which clearly says 7th September as its birthday. Point to be noted: He used Google's cache to reach this page.