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The most unusual buildings Google has turned into offices, from a Swiss brewery to an airplane hangar

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Google is known for its quirky office culture and offices that encourage collaboration with large open spaces.
The company has converted a number of unusual spaces into offices, including a former airplane hangar, a former vodka factory, and two former Nabisco factories.
Here are some of Google's most interesting office conversions.
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Google started in a garage , but now its employees work in some of the most unusual offices in all of tech.
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