Lame title, I know. Anyway, I came across these two pieces separately within a week of each other.
The keyboard shoe won first prize in the 6th Hong Kong Footwear Design Contest - couldn't find the designer info. The keyboard bag is made by João Sabino, a Portuguese industrial designer who seems to just operate from his blog.
Harness the power of biggest search engine out there and use it to find love. Get your groove on with Google Romance - April Fools!
I loooove that Google still has a sense of humor while staying true to their mission to take over the world "organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful". As Google has grown into a billion dollar company and has continued to arrange and bring you information from every angle and in every possible useful way, so too have they maintained their commitment to their brand's personality.
The depth of the joke makes this entirely worthwhile to explore. They even went to the length to come up with two "Trademarked" terms - one being the Contextual Date, where Google pays for your date in exchange for delivering you contextual ads relevant to boosting the success of your date. Brilliant!
I've always kinda had a thing for Google *blush* - spoof or not, Google Romance has done it's job - I'm in love.