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Google renames itself Topeka?

Posted by on Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 12:18 PM

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As you may know by now, in his bid to bring Google's newest project to his town, the mayor of Topeka, Kan., renamed his city Google for the month of March. (Read the recent Indy cover story about Google Fiber.)

Today, as an April Fool's Day joke, Google is calling itself Topeka. Read an explanation from the Official Google Blog.

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