Archive for February, 2010

Google Gags

I recently stumbled upon some past Google April Fool’s jokes. They made me laugh, so I thought I’d share them:

Virgle: The Adventure of Many Lifetimes

Virgin and Google band together to start a base on Mars and begin taking applications for Pioneers. It’s all very convincing, until the last page of their 100-year plan. Or you might figure it out during the “application process.” Google went all-out with this gag, even showing videos from Richard Branson (CEO of Virgin) and from Larry Page and Sergey Brin (Google Founders): Continue reading