Google Favicon Changed

Google has a new favicon now. I saw the new favicon for the first time when I was logging into Gmail this morning, and I thought there was something wrong with my browser’s cache or something else. Then a quick search reviled that this is in fact the new favicon of Google.

Google's New Favicon

I think the other “G” favicon was much better, and easily recognizable as the “G” in Google.

Google Favicons

But some say,

it makes a lot of sense: the small g is a symbol for infinity. A googol (10100) is just a poor approximation for the huge amount of information that needs to be indexed, organized and made useful by Google.


Published by Nimal

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