Founded in 1998, Google is the top internet business in the world. Google earned $50 billion in 2012 alone and holds the record for being the most visited web address of all time. In addition to offering the public a search engine, there are a large number of apps and tools that have been developed for users by Google. Sometimes highlighted in the weird news headlines, Google has used its immense wealth to invest in technological adventures such as the self-driving Google car. Google is the parent company of many media and news distributing companies such as YouTube and Blogger. Google makes the political and legal news on a regular basis because governments often attempt to censor Google.