There was the search engine, then the WAP enabled search, then the phonebook, then the integration with Handspring's Blazer Software (for Palm PDAs), then came catalog searches, after that was Adwords, then the news, then came the Compute - toolbar, then the Labs, then came the news site, then the froogle, then the blogger, and then the AdSense, after that the search by location, soon after that the news alerts, then the deskbar, then the free mail, then the photo organizer, then the video, and now the Maps!
. Yes, I am talking about Google!
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. And here is the search result for Indian Restaurant at 847
(847 is an phone area code in Illinois).
PS : Spent quite sometime to put together this timeline from a couple of sites (the order is pretty close to the actual chronological order).