Google accounts for 25 percent of Internet traffic

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

CNN Money: Google is a quarter of all American Internet traffic, and is growing faster than the Internet itself.

That makes Google's Internet presence bigger than Facebook, Netflix and Twitter's combined, according to the report. During a few hours of each day, Netflix will eat up more bandwidth than Google, but the streaming video site's peak traffic occurs just during "prime-time" hours -- Google still averages a larger chunk of Internet traffic during the entire day.

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