Google Images Was Created Because People Wanted To See Pictures Of JLo


We can thank JLo for many things: bringing Hispanic performers into the global spotlight, making us smell good with her seemingly never-ending collection of perfumes and creating some of our favorite dance anthems.

But according to Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt, her biggest accomplishment is one none of us would ever have guessed: inspiring the birth of Google Images.

In January, the businessman took to Project Syndicate to tell the tale of JLo's monumental influence on the company:

Today, Google Images is the world's most popular search engine, with well over 10 billion images in its archives.

And why? Because the world had an insatiable hunger for JLo (and her bra-less boobs).

The more you know….

Citations: Google says J Lo is why we have image search (Quartz)