Google was originally called
Google was originally called BackRub.
Wakeboarding was originally called skurfing.
Google’s original name was ‘BackRub’.
The Chinese originally played a version of badminton called Ti Zian Ji. They didn’t use racquets though, they used their feet.
Steve Jobs called a Google Engineer on a Sunday with an emergency: the gradient on their O was slightly off!
When Google launched Android O.S, Steve Jobs thought Google was guilty of “grand theft” and said he would “go on thermonuclear war” with them.
What are called fries in the U.S. are called chips in Britain – What are called chips in the U.S. are called crisps in Britain.
Youtube was originally a video dating site.
High heels were originally made for men.
The Stanley Cup originally was only seven and a half inches high.