Things Written on a Whiteboard Somewhere at Googleplex

4 May

To do list: 

1) Develop Google Power Point: code name Google iShow

2)  Promote Product Search: take down Shopping.com, Pricegrabber, etc.: project name: Revenge of Froogle

3) Buy social net for professionals, Linkedin ? Code name Yuppybook

4)  Dating: developed in the 10% personal dev time Google employees are encouraged to develop new projects, a cadre of lonely engineers develop a dating site based on Adwords that lets them leverage their new millions and bid for dates. The dating pool receives a Quality Score based on their max KPD (kisses per date) and attractiveness (based on # of ‘link ups’) Code name Saturday Night Special

5) A MMORPG based on Google Earth. This online game allows you to be an existing leader of a free country and through economic coercion and military invasions, capture enemy territory and enlarge your empire. Code Name Operation Enduring Freedom Any other projects going on that you know of? Please add  them in the comments!

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2 Responses to “Things Written on a Whiteboard Somewhere at Googleplex”

  1. srkview May 4, 2007 at 12:46 pm #

    seems information management is no more priority for Google, like to see them providing best information to end customer.

  2. surgesilk May 4, 2007 at 2:13 pm #

    You mean as a full blown analytics company? I think that’s coming down the pike…companies like Omniture and Coremetrics can’t be too happy.

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