(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – The mysterious four-story floating barge in the San Francisco Bay has finally been confirmed that it will be used to showcase new Google products. Sources from KPIX-TV have stated that the barge holds “elaborate” showrooms as well as a party deck.
On Wednesday, Google released a statement in regards to the barge stating, “Although it’s still early days and things may change, we’re exploring using the barge as an interactive space where people can learn about new technology.”
While there is still much speculation about the barge, many believe that this is an attempt to compete against Apple’s successful retail stores.