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 brings six-second video previews to mobile search - TechCrunch
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Qichen Zhang, Asian woman who quit Google: 'The culture there is ... - Markets Insider
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Why Are Google and Facebook Engineers Mostly White and Asian Men? - Newsweek
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Google shows how easy it is for software to remove watermarks from photos - The Verge
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Google wants to help news publishers turn readers into paying customers - The Verge
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Google and ProPublica team up to build a national hate crime database - TechCrunch
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Google is testing a data-friendly version of its Search app - TechCrunch
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Google Drops Alt-Right Favorite Gab From Play Store As Internet Hate Speech Purge Continues - Forbes
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