Photo gallery: Inside the GooglePlex

Photo gallery: Inside the GooglePlex

Summary: Google's new London office houses 200 workers, but plans are underway for a massive recruitment effort.

London Googleplex office

The new London GooglePlex office, located near Victoria Station, currently houses 200 workers, but plans are underway for a massive recruitment effort. The company is trying to create a favourable first impression by playing host to a doodling contest for kids.

Credit: Andrew Donoghue, ZDNet UK

Topics: Google, Tech Industry

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Andrew Donoghue is a freelance technology and business journalist with over ten years on leading titles such as Computing, SC Magazine, BusinessGreen and

Specialising in sustainable IT and technology in the developing world, he has reported and volunteered on African aid projects, as well as working with charitable organisations such as the UN Foundation and Computer Aid.

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