Then I googled around a little bit and found out this had actually happened.
Having just been burned by a scoundrel, I naturally was skeptical, and I googled the caller and his resort.
Earlier this week, I googled “neocons and Syria” and learned that the former want America to go war in the latter.
to search for information on the Internet, esp. using the Google search engine
We googled to find the definition of the new word.
"to search (something) on the Google search engine," 2000 (do a google on was used by 1999). The domain google.com was registered in 1997. A verb google was an early 20c. cricket term in reference to a type of breaking ball.