Shhhhh, Google helps you make friends with black people
Everyone, it seems, is still dribbling over Google's three month-old Superbowl ad, touched by the simple story-telling and heartfelt romance. Google now has a site called Search Stories with other commercials made last year, telling similar tales of real life intersecting popular search-engine consumption. Here's one of them:
The Google search box uses autofill, that common feature where a search box takes a crack at guessing what you're searching for as you begin typing. This is what happens in the ad above - but according to AdFreak, when the user types "making friends" the autofill results seen in the ad are markedly different to those that actually appear online:
Presumably the results are for Google.com when used in the US, since Google UK results look very different. Nice.