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    1. In October, researcher and ex-Googler Sanmay Ved made headlines when he managed to buy the...

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    3. Guess how much Google paid the guy who briefly owned google.com

      Digital Trends via Yahoo! SportsJan 29 02:45 AM

      When student Sanmay Ved saw the google. com domain up for sale on Google’s own domain registration service last September, he thought he’d try to buy it.  Of course, he never thought the sale would actually go through, but to his huge surprise it did. That’s right, in a couple of clicks, and for the princely sum of $12, Sanmay had become the proud owner of the most famous website address in the...

    4. Last fall, we learned that a former Google employee named Sanmay Ved had managed to purchase the " Google. com" domain name for exactly one minute before Google realized what had happened and snatched it back. Google on Thursday revealed exactly how much money it paid to Ved as compensation for his time owning its very valuable domain name. This being Google, you won't be surprised to know that it...

    5. Last fall, we learned that a former Google employee named Sanmay Ved had managed to purchase the “Google.com” domain name for exactly one minute before Google realized what had happened and snatched it back. Google on Thursday revealed exactly how much money it paid to Ved as compensation for his time owning its very valuable...

    6. Sanmay Ved, a student at Babson college, bought Google.com for one minute. Google rewarded him for pointing out the error and Ved donated the money to charity.

    7. Google accidentally sold their domain name last year, and they basically got it back for a pun.

    8. Last October, ex-Google employee Sanmay Ved somehow managed to purchase " google. com" from Google Domain when the company apparently forgot to renew its domain name. As first spotted by 9to5Google, Google Security has revealed the payment as part of its year in review blog post, and it will make dads (and only dads) laugh around the globe. Google paid Ved $6,006.13 — which spells out Google if...

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