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Google Goofs With April Fools Joke


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#1 Queen-Evie

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Posted 01 April 2016 - 11:44 AM

What were they thinking? Oh, wait, they weren't thinking.

http://fox2now.com/2016/04/01/google-pulls-gmail-mic-drop-button-after-april-fools-joke-backfires/

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Posted 01 April 2016 - 11:49 AM

Saw that one. Surprised that they didn't saw the backlash coming, because it was obvious that this idea would get in the way of the work habits of thousands of people.

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Posted 02 April 2016 - 10:26 PM

Sometimes one can only goggle at Google and have a giggle (but not at others' expense).

 

Despite that, they remain my search engine of choice. And I use gmail every day, but failed to notice the Mic Drop inclusion and exclusion.

 

Who says men aren't observant ... was that you, Q-E?

 

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