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Julia Child: Google Doodle Celebrates Her 100th Birthday Julia Child: Google Doodle Celebrates Her 100th Birthday

Julia Child was born on this day in 1912, and although she passed in 2004 just two days shy of her 92nd birthday, her legacy lives on in the people she inspired. Today Google is celebrating that legacy with a …

London 2012 Rhythmic Gymnastics Doodle Hits Google Homepage London 2012 Rhythmic Gymnastics Doodle Hits Google Homepage
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The latest in Google’s series of Olympics-themed doodles celebrates rhythmic gymnastics. The previous three were interactive, playable games, but Google appears to have gotten back to the more traditional doodle style. Perhaps they just couldn’t figure out a way to …

London 2012 Soccer Google Doodle is a PK Simulator London 2012 Soccer Google Doodle is a PK Simulator
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Google has unleashed yet another time-wasting Olympic Google doodle upon web browsers everywhere. While Google has created a different Google doodle for each day of the London 2012 Olympics, the past few days have featured an easy to learn, yet …

Google’s “Racist” Doodle Gets The Conan Treatment Google’s “Racist” Doodle Gets The Conan Treatment
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If you’ve been to the Google homepage in the last two weeks, you have probably noticed a flurry of new Google Doodles – a new one each day, actually. Google has committed themselves to providing us with a new Olympic-themed …

London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids
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Today, Google continues their run of Olympic-themed Doodles with their third straight interactive Doodle. Since the opening ceremony, Google has provided us with a different Doodle every day, showcasing one of the many Olympic sports. And for the last couple …

London 2012 Basketball: Google Doodle Features Playable Hoops Game London 2012 Basketball: Google Doodle Features Playable Hoops Game
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Today, Google continues their run of Olympic-themed Doodles with another interactive game – this one involving basketball. Yesterday, you probably remember wasting plenty of time on Google’s homepage attempting to turn in the fastest hurdles time of your coworkers. This …

London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle Can Be Played With A Game Controller London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle Can Be Played With A Game Controller
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As you’ve probably seen by now, Google has a Google doodle up today, the latest in its series of Olympics-related doodle art. This one is for hurdles. The doodle is a fun, quick, playable game, which lets you run and …

Google Accused Of Subtle Racism Over “Black Guy Running On A Watermelon” Doodle Google Accused Of Subtle Racism Over “Black Guy Running On A Watermelon” Doodle
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Since the start of the London Olympics, Google has displayed a brand new Doodle every day highlighting different Olympic events. We’ve seen Doodles celebrating the sports of shot put, javelin, tables tennis, field hockey, and more. Today’s Doodle pays tribute …

London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle is a Playable Mini-Game London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle is a Playable Mini-Game
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Google has thrown its entire creative weight behind the London 2012 Olympics. Each day of the games, the website has featured a Google Doodle highlighting a relevant Olympic event. Yesterday that meant the javelin throw was spotlighted for the day, …

London 2012 Javelin: Will The Competitors Set New Records? London 2012 Javelin: Will The Competitors Set New Records?

Google is back at it once again, as they have for every day of the Olympics, with a brand new Google Doodle. Today’s Doodle celebrates the sport of Javelin Throw with Knowledge Graph paying close attention to the women’s qualifying …

London 2012 Shot Put Showcased With Google Doodle London 2012 Shot Put Showcased With Google Doodle

It’s been a long time since Google users have seen the standard logo on the homepage – and it will be a longer time still. That’s because Google has tasked itself with providing a different Olympics-themed Doodle every day of …

London 2012 Table Tennis Doodle Hits Google Homepage In Ongoing Olympics Series London 2012 Table Tennis Doodle Hits Google Homepage In Ongoing Olympics Series

Google has been running doodles related to the Olympics on its homepage every day since the opening ceremony. Yesterday it was field hockey. The day before that it was gymnastics. The day before that it was fencing. And so on. …

London 2012 Field Hockey Celebrated With Google Doodle London 2012 Field Hockey Celebrated With Google Doodle
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At this year’s Olympic Games, twelve men’s and twelve women’s teams are competing for medals in the sport of field hockey. Men’s field hockey debuted as part of the Olympics way back in 1908, while women’s field hockey didn’t earn …

London 2012 Artistic Gymnastics Men’s Rings: China Might Win It Again London 2012 Artistic Gymnastics Men’s Rings: China Might Win It Again
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The Olympics are upon us and Google has seen fit to grace us yet again with another Google Doodle celebrating various events throughout the games. Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the Artistic Gymnastics competition, specifically the Men’s Rings category. Thanks to …

London 2012 Fencing: Google Doodle Features An Unorthodox Parry London 2012 Fencing: Google Doodle Features An Unorthodox Parry
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This year, at the London 2012 Olympics, 212 athletes (105 men, 107 women) will participate in the sport of fencing. They are competing in ten different events, including individual Epée, foil, and sabre, as well as team events. And today, …

Opening Ceremony London 2012 Google Doodle: QWOP Is The Real Star

The Olympics have begun and people from all over the world will be watching. Google is here to celebrate with us and have created a Google Doodle to show their support for the event. Funny enough, the Google Doodle contains …

Opening Ceremony London 2012: Google Doodle Celebrates The Festivities Opening Ceremony London 2012: Google Doodle Celebrates The Festivities
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The opening ceremony of the Olympic Games is just hours away, and the world is gearing up for a couple weeks of sporting brilliance. Internet giant Google is joining in the festivities (while based in the U.S., it has operations …

Amelia Earhart Honored With Google Doodle Amelia Earhart Honored With Google Doodle
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An aviation pioneer and hero to men and women alike, Amelia Earhart would have been 115 years old today. For her birthday, Google has honored her with an (what-else?) airplane-themed Doodle. Earhart is best known for being the first woman …

4th of July Celebrated in Latest Google Doodle 4th of July Celebrated in Latest Google Doodle
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Little did our forefathers know that, when they declared independence from the crown in 1776, they would lay the groundwork for a federal holiday that has become associated with beer, barbeque, and fireworks. Then again, maybe they knew precisely what …

Ignoring D-Day Isn’t The Only Reason Google Sparked Controversy With Its Drive-In Doodle Ignoring D-Day Isn’t The Only Reason Google Sparked Controversy With Its Drive-In Doodle
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About a month ago, Google ran a doodle on its homepage, celebrating the anniversary of the opening of the first drive-in theater. It even came with a special, playable video: Google irked some people with the doodle for choosing the …

José Pablo Moncayo: Pianist Celebrated With Google Doodle José Pablo Moncayo: Pianist Celebrated With Google Doodle

Google has a new doodle today on its Mexican site at Google.com.mx, celebrating the birthday of Mexican pianist and composer José Pablo Moncayo. Here’s what Google’s Knowledge Graph result shows for Moncayo: Rather than drawing from Wikipedia for its information, …