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Google Celebrates Charles Dickens' 200th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 02.07.2012 | Technology

In an illustrative nod to the late and great English author Charles Dickens on his 200th birthday, Google's old-fashioned doodle of the day features s...

Google Censors Itself To Protest SOPA, PIPA

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.18.2012 | Technology

Google censored its own logo on Wednesday to protest controversial anti-piracy bills Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and PROTECT IP (PIPA). Google is...

Google Honors Martin Luther King Jr.

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 01.16.2012 | Technology

Google's homepage logo was transformed on Monday to honor Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who would have been 83 years old on January 15. King was as...

Google Gets Creepy And Kooky, Mysterious And Spooky

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.07.2012 | Technology

January 7 marks the 100th birthday of cartoonist Charles Addams (1912 – 1988), famous for creating the Addams Family characters. Google has made ...

Google Gets In The Holiday Sprirt

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.18.2012 | Technology

Google is spreading the holiday cheer with Friday's Google Doodle. The interactive Google logo, which today is outlined in Christmas lights, featur...

Google Doodles Get New Home

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.16.2011 | Technology

On Friday, Google announced that it had updated its popular Google Doodle aggregation site. According to The Official Google Blog, users were "a l...

Google Logo Honors 'Mayor Of Silicon Valley'

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

Google's homepage is looking chipper than usual today in honor of the "Mayor of Silicon Valley," Robert Noyce. Noyce, whose 84th birthday would hav...

Revolutionary Artist Gets His Own Google Doodle

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.08.2011 | Technology

Google transformed its homepage logo on December 8 to honor what would have been the 125th birthday of Mexican artist Diego Rivera (December 8, 1886 ...

Tom Sawyer Takes Over Google

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.30.2011 | Technology

Tom Sawyer has taken over the Google home page. In honor of Mark Twain's 176th birthday, Google.com proudly displayed a panoramic scene featuring ...

Google Marks Egypt's Historic Elections

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

On November 28, Egypt opened the voting process for its 2011 parliamentary elections, and Google marked the historical occasion with a doodle on the s...

Thanksgiving Google Doodle Lets You Dress A Turkey In Wigs, Glasses

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.23.2011 | Technology

Google has started celebrating Thanksgiving just a few days before the rest of us. An illustration of a blinking turkey with unusual headgear and c...

Google Celebrates Old-School Photography

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.18.2011 | Technology

November 18 would have been the 224th birthday of French artist Louis Daguerre, best known for his invention of the daguerreotype style of photography...

Google Honors Veterans

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.11.2012 | Technology

Google on Friday replaced its homepage logo with a watercolor illustration in honor of Veterans Day. Most of the letters in the company logo appea...

Google Doodle Honors Brilliant Scientist

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 01.07.2012 | Technology

On November 7, Google celebrated what would have been the 144th birthday of the mother of radioactivity, two-time Nobel Prize winning scientist Marie ...

Googlers Carve 1,000 Pound Pumpkins For Doodle

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.31.2011 | Technology

Google wished search engine users "Happy Halloween" today with a new video doodle that shows a team of crafty Googlers carving six enormous pumpkins t...

Google Honors Ex-Disney Animator

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.21.2011 | Technology

October 21 would have been the 100th birthday of artist May Blair (1911-1978), best known for her work on the animation team at Walt Disney Pictures. ...

Google Honors Beloved Animator

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

Google's latest doodle illustration featured a brightly colored interactive tribute to artist Arthur "Art" Clokey, who would have turned 90 on October...

Google Celebrates Its 13th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.27.2011 | Technology

Google celebrated its 13th anniversary on September 27, when the search engine's home page featured a simple, birthday-themed doodle. Google usual...

Chomping, Glasses-Flipping Muppets Take Over Google

Posted 11.24.2011 | Technology

Google's homepage features a medley of chomping, trunked, glasses-flipping Muppets in a new Google Doodle that honors the 75th anniversary of the birt...

Albert Szent-Györgyi Google Logo Nods To Vitamin C Discovery

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.16.2011 | Technology

September 16 marks the birthday of Albert Szent-Györgyi, scientist and Nobel Prize winner. Google celebrated the occasion with a bright doodle in pla...

Google Doodle Pays Tribute To Freddie Mercury

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.04.2011 | Technology

This post has been updated. The latest Google Doodle, which went live for some on September 4, pays tribute to Freddie Mercury, who would have cele...

Google Doodle Honors A 'Magical' Mind

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

Google on August 24 transformed its home page logo in honor of Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges (1899 - 1986), who would have turned 112 on that d...

Google Celebrates World's Hardest Math Problem

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.17.2011 | Technology

Google on August 17 celebrated the 410th birthday of Pierre De Fermat with a clever doodle in place of the search engine's homepage logo. Born in ...

Google Loves Lucy

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.06.2011 | Technology

Google's home page on August 6 paid tribute to funny lady Lucille Ball (1911 - 1989), who would have turned 100 on that day. The Emmy Award-winning...

Alexander Calder Google Logo

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 09.21.2011 | Technology

Google's home page logo on Friday featured an interactive tribute to American sculptor and innovator, Alexander Calder (1898-1976), who would have cel...