On March 15, 2005, Google software engineer Chikai Ohazama published Google X on the company's blog. Ohazama wrote: "I hope all of you enjoy it - especially Mac users, who I'm sure will appreciate its lineage."
When Google X was launched, this little poem could be found at the bottom of the page: "Roses are red. Violets are blue. OS X rocks. Homage to you."
Although the project was pulled hours after it was launched, you can still see how it looked.
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Google Alphabet's Schmidt: Here's why we can't keep fake news out of search results - ZDNet
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Google tracks customers' movements through their Android phones even when they have disabled the function - Daily Mail
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Google to launch Hong Kong cloud region in 2018 - VentureBeat
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Google says it is struggling to 'understand truth' because people are confusing its search algorithm - The Independent
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