Google 101 Facts
70-75 Google’s Famous Offices
The official cook of Google is
Charlie Ayers, who worked previously for Grateful Dead. He was appointed by a team of 40 employee judges, through a cook off. He makes sure that the hard working intellectuals at Google offices are well fed at all times with excellent food.
Google has a personal
T-rex dinosaur, called Stan, which lives in their California headquarters. The skeleton is original and is an asset of Google Inc.
Google’s headquarters are known as
the Googleplex. Googleplex combines the words Google and complex. It's also a play on the world googolplex which is a huge number ( A googol is 10100 a googolplex is 10 to the power of googol!)
In the Google office, Googlers can
skateboard their way to the cafeteria, (computer controlled) toilets or in fact anywhere they want to go. For Googlers, destination is more important than the mode of transport.
Google offices do not have
a dress code. A Googler can wear anything to the office. even body paint...
The London office has traditional
old London telephone boxes and a zen like chillout pad.