Gmail’s Iconic Logo Was Thrown Together The Night Before It Debuted

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The Gmail logo was designed late at night the evening before Gmail launched, The Atlantic reports via a post on Quora by Google designer Kevin Fox.The post on Quora reads:

“Dennis Hwang designed the Gmail logo…. The logo was designed literally the night before the product launched. We were up very late and Sergey and I went down to his cube to watch him make it.”

Check out the rest of the post over at Quora.

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