You'd be forgiven for forgetting the Olympics are right around the corner — so soon, in fact, that some of the preliminary events begin today. Postponed a year from the initial launch date, Tokyo 2020 continues to be unlike any Olympic event in recent memory. While there's no chance of you catching any of the games in person, you can enjoy a new Olympics-themed minigame from Google starring everyone's favorite dinosaur. Read More
I have a confession to make: I'm a terrible speller. I know what you're thinking, "how can someone who writes for a living be bad at spelling?" Honestly, if it wasn't for spellcheck, I probably wouldn't have this job right now. So, thanks for spellcheck, um, spellcheck inventor!
Considering how many times a day Chrome has to correct stupid spelling mistakes (like mine), I think Google realized an intervention was due. It was time for someone to step in and help me and the rest of the country with our spelling quandaries. Since people generally pretty much like fun, a game makes the most sense. Read More