Reviewing Google’s April Fool’s gags over the years, we wondered if the company would pull a prank this year even though there’s a recession on. After all, Google has itself laid off 300 people this year.
We needn’t have wondered. There are at least two gags on Google live right now.
The first is breakthrough in artificial intelligence named CADIE (for “Cognitive Autoheuristic Distributed-Intelligence Entity”). Turns out CADIE loves Pandas.
Here’s how Google announced CADIE:
And here is CADIE’s blog:
Here’s how the YouTube people recommend you view the new layout: