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post #11 of 40
Simply change your user-agent to Opera.




Edited by chatch15117 - 6/10/10 at 12:38pm
    
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post #12 of 40
hey you should read what some people said about it like this person.

@jayfanelli: If Apple ran Google.com, they would’ve never added a background image. They would’ve made the white background whiter.

True. But then again, they also would have removed all traces of porn and satirical material from the search results.

more at http://www.esarcasm.com/15132/google-background-image/
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post #13 of 40
good! its finally out.
I love the simple look google has.
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post #14 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by chatch15117 View Post
Simply change your user-agent to Opera.
Ah yes. Forgot about that little bit
Got it working. W00T.
I'd show ya'll my background, but I'm too lazy to edit out the bad words
Quote:
Originally Posted by Russianguy View Post
hey you should read what some people said about it like this person.

@jayfanelli: If Apple ran Google.com, they would’ve never added a background image. They would’ve made the white background whiter.

True. But then again, they also would have removed all traces of porn and satirical material from the search results.

more at http://www.esarcasm.com/15132/google-background-image/
If Apple ran Google, we would be charged 99 cents per search.
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post #15 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaMirrorLink View Post
Ummm...people, below the searchbar click "add my own image" and do it, i have it as a picture of earth from space.

never noticed that before, how long has that option been there.
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post #16 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by MrDeodorant View Post
Good. I hated it.
Yeah.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dilyn View Post
If I could use my own image... Bring it back.
I think you can, at least now.
post #17 of 40
I use the original google page: http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=all
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post #18 of 40
Wow so much hostility over nothing lol. Such a trivial detail and people flip out, lets save complaints for something that actualy matters. Am I going to rage out and switch to a worse search engine over a background? Um......... that would be a no, I care more about the quality of the engine rather then how clean or pretty it looks. Let's help humanity get on the right track and pick fights over stuff that matters.
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Yeah, I won't lie. I freaked a little when it popped up on my screen today.
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post #20 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by Russianguy View Post
hey you should read what some people said about it like this person.

@jayfanelli: If Apple ran Google.com, they would’ve never added a background image. They would’ve made the white background whiter.

True. But then again, they also would have removed all traces of porn and satirical material from the search results.

more at http://www.esarcasm.com/15132/google-background-image/
And subsequently lose almost all of their user base.
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