It’s just after reading on Twitter that Google had just become a trillion dollar company (In honor of Google becoming a $1T company today), and also after reading Nicolas Colin’s concerns about European technology companies (Will Fragmentation Doom Europe to Another Lost Decade?) that I remembered I used to compare US and European tech former startups.
In honor of Google becoming a $1T company today, presenting its pre-IPO financials…lmao😳
So here are my past tables and also a short synthesis in the end. The full data in pdf in the end too.
USA vs. Europe in 2020
USA vs. Europe in 2018
USA vs. Europe in 2016
USA vs. Europe in 2014
USA vs. Europe in 2012
USA vs. Europe in 2010
USA vs. Europe: the Synthesis over the decade
If you prefer to download it all and a little more: Top US Europe (in pdf)