Google Earth has introduced a variety of new animals today – including one very famous lake-dweller in Scotland. (This is, of course, not to be confused with earlier Nessie “sightings” by Google Earth users.) Keep an eye out for dragons, a flying saucer, and a tightrope-walking elephant.
Then there’s Google Motion – a system through which people can open, reply to and send mail without using pesky keyboards or a mouse. Laugh now, but we can see certain elements of this being applied to future online communication, Minority Report-style