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September 29, 2009

Reform this!

devadutta @ 11:31 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1254267090 ) Play

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What is this?

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Cracked by: shrik , Debasish , AmK , Goyal , Chinmaya U.Holla , Dibyo , krudebox , Anirudh , Ananth , achyuth , Rogi , sidsen , Goyal and Rithwik K

Answer:

Google homepage as seen in Google’s patent application for its homepage design. It was recently awarded the patent.


14 Responses to “Reform this!”

  1. shrik
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    The image in their application depicting what elements of the home page covered under the Google design patent.


  2. Google’s Patented User Interface on landing page


  3. AmK
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    Google’s patent application for its no-frills homepage. Just got granted recently.


  4. Goyal
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    The Google Design Patent on its homepage.


  5. Chinmaya U.Holla
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    Google patents homepage.


  6. Dibyo
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    this is from the patent application for the google homepage.


  7. krudebox
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    One of Google’s early minimalistic homepage designs which was recently granted a US patent.


  8. Can’t get this one.. But taking a guess.. But was it some kind of competition to design the google page..


  9. Ananth
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    Google homepage on Ghostzilla browser?


  10. the Google patent for their home page.


  11. Rogi
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    An illustration from Google’s patent application for their homepage.


  12. sidsen
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    “In other words, … Google owns the idea of having a giant search box in the middle of the page, with two big buttons underneath and several small links nearby”


  13. Goyal
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    @Sidsen: Not really. It’s nothing more than a design patent – which means that no one can copy the exact same design. Any minor modification will prevent infringement.

    Classic case of under awareness of people about IP.


  14. The Google Design Patent on its homepage.


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