Google UK users (and perhaps other countries, too) were greeted to an amazing sight today: an interactive logo made out of colored balls. But why? Is Google demonstrating the power of HTML5? Celebrating the birth of kiddywinks' ball pits?
They've only done several interactive logos since their hugely successful playable Pac-Man game back in May. Saturday the 4th of September celebrated the 25th anniversary of the discovery of the buckyball, the carbon dome. The second "o" in Google showed a spinning ball which could be spun with the cursor—check it out in the first YouTube video below.