21988002 story Google's New Design 294 Posted by samzenpus on Wednesday June 29, 2011 @03:54PM from the google's-new-clothes dept. smitty777 writes "You may have already noticed some of the changes in Google as part of their multi-month design slam. These design changes include information architecture focus, seamless device integration, and simplifying a number of elements. According to the official Google blog, the changes over the next few months will affect Google Search, Maps and Gmail. The black navigation bar in place right now is also part of the Google +Project."