Archive for the 'Google fun' Category

Old Google hardware pictures

Saturday, January 14th, 2006

Some really interesting pictures of the old Google setup and all the old Hardware. 300 MHz Dual Pentium II Servers with 512MB of RAM, Sun Ultra II with dual 200MHz processors, and 256MB of RAM. Wow, very high tech. Keep in mind they are from 1998, and some of the systems ran the old Backrub […]

Google Widgets and Modules

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

During the holiday time, why not check out some neat Google Widgets to beef up your personalized Google Home Page.

Google Personalize Your Homepage site has a ton of widgets to choose from.
This site includes widgets on:

Daily Horoscopes
Weather Map
Local Chat
Date & Time

GoogleModules hosts plenty modules for the Google Personalized Home Page.
They have topics ranging from:

Hangman
Last 10 […]

Google Zeitgeist 2005

Wednesday, December 21st, 2005

The Google Zeitgeist 2005 is out! With some very cool new features.

Google For You

Monday, October 31st, 2005

Since you love Google so much, why not customize your very own Google home page?

Have you ever wanted to make your own very personal Google Home Page? GoogleFor has developed a neat little application that creates a google homepage to your specifications. And yes even customize the google splash search page with your own personal […]

Google Patents on CD

Monday, October 31st, 2005

An October list of patents believed to be assigned to Google are now available. A CD-ROM containing a series of links to more than 120 PDF documents

The Google patent CD-Rom, contains an index on each patent, title of the patent, the first sentance from each patent for more than 120 PDF documents.
A single CD-ROM costs […]

A boy named Google

Friday, October 21st, 2005

A couple in Sweden has named their new-born son “Google”, reportedly because the baby’s father is a search fan!

Ok, we are all search fans, but sometimes Google fans take things a tad too far. A couple in Sweden has apparently named his little bundle of joy Google! The father is in search-engine marketing which says […]

GoogleDance

Monday, September 5th, 2005

These guys have way too much fun. Don’t they ever do any “real” work? I wish I had a GoogleDance. Not sure when this was, but sure would have liked to be in the Google demos booth!