03/04/2011 03:44 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Sloppy Google: What If Google Got Lazy? (VIDEO)

Google does a lot of interesting stuff, but nothing quite like "Sloppy Google."

The project, which is a mash-up of html5 canvas, javascript, processing.js, jQuery, Google Search API, according to the site's about page, aims to help people reimagine how the web could work.

It's also a lot of fun to see what types of results it comes up with.

The modified search engine frequently misspells words, returns random results, and in generally sloppy. The "hand-drawn" interface also transforms in odd ways.

The lazy google search plays on the concept of a real human being behind the machine, manually doing searches, reports TechCrunch. The "I'm Feeling Lucky" button is always out of service.

Check out Sloppy Google for yourself here.


The Search Operators from Yuin Chien on Vimeo.