The logo accidentally leaked a few weeks ago and so began the rumors if this logo was really the new google logo. But now it's clear it is.
The trend in logo's now-a-days is flat design and so is this design. To be honest with you, this is just the old logo but flat. Not a lot has changed.
Below the new logo and all the old ones. Compare and tell us what you think!
|Google New 2013 Flat Design Logo|
|Google old 2010-2012 Logo|
"As part of this design, we've also refined the color palette and letter shapes of the Google logo. We'll be rolling out this update across most Google products over the next few weeks, so keep an eye out and let us know your thoughts."