13 inspiring stories of successful businesses that started in garages
The company was first designed as a manufacturer of some sort of measuring equipment in Packard’s garage, with an initial investment of $538. One of the first customers of Hewlett-Packard was the former garage start-up The Walt Disney Company. Currently, Hewlett-Packard is among the best-known computer equipment manufacturers in the world.
The world’s largest search engine was once a research project of two Stanford graduates. Today, Google is represented in numerous areas of scientific work and emerging technologies, such as unmanned vehicles, augmented reality, early disease detection, and wireless Internet.