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Deval Patrick (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff) Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick plays ping pong at Google's new offices.

Mass. figures large in Google's game plan

Workers in whimsical Kendall Square environs develop serious technology vital to search giant's strategy

By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / May 14, 2008

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CAMBRIDGE - When lava lamps, massage chairs, Gymnastik fitness balls, and kiwi smoothie bars pop up in formerly pedestrian Kendall Square office space, it can mean only one thing: (Full article: 720 words)

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