"Those are the two most widely held theories and both make sense. But, since it is the Borg-like hive of Google we’re talking here, why not make up some nonsense conspiracy theories:Google Barge Conspiracy Theories: Zombies ... or Maybe a Single Dove - John Paczkowski - News - AllThingsD
The next phase of Google’s core business: Amphibious Data Collection and Ad-Serving Vehicles.
Storage for those unsold, unshipped Nexus Q devices.
An MMA fighting arena for employee off-sites.
Windowless Google+ hangouts.
The place where Googlers can do their 20 percent time.
Headquarters for Google’s America’s Cup entry in a longstanding plan to take Larry Ellison and Team Oracle to the mat."
Friday, November 01, 2013
Google Barge Conspiracy Theories: Zombies ... or Maybe a Single Dove - John Paczkowski - News - AllThingsD
Check the full article for more speculation about the Google "barge armada"