Google: Secretive Mystery Barges Are 'Learning Centers'
Finally explains barge projects
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Nov 7, 2013 11:36 AM CST

(Newser) – Google has put an end to the tech world's gleeful speculation—those barge projects are more floating classroom than floating datacenter or floating luxury showroom. A Google spokesperson told TechCrunch, "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."