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Pictures: the 20 best Google doodles

From Dilbert to a playable Pac-Man

Everything from Dilbert to Pac-Man has shown up in Google's legendary doodles. Here are a few of the most notable throughout the years.

Instant search - September 8, 2010

This doodle is animated, but not interactive. Google presented this doodle, which 'types' the Google logo out (well, converts it from white to colourful), on the same day that it introduced its new Google Instant search feature. Under Instant search, with each letter you type in your query, Google spits back evolving results.

Imagine - October 8, 2010

This doodle appeared on what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday. Instead of an e, Google's logo sported a play button. Clicking the button brought up a short, animated video set to Lennon's 'Imagine'.

NEXT PAGE: Katsushika Hokusai's Great Wave

  1. From Dilbert to playable Pac-Man
  2. Einstein
  3. Earth Day
  4. Legos
  5. H.G Wells
  6. White logo
  7. Doodle4Google
  8. Buckyball
  9. Instant search
  10. Katsushika Hokusai's Great Wave


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