Update – Google is only showing the image in locations where the phone is for sale, the smart buggers. Sorry to everyone who checked for it and was disappointed.
It seems safe to bet that dozens of millions of people hit the Google homepage every day, and so when Google places a link on that page, it gets intense traffic.
Today Google has placed the Nexus One on the homepage, guaranteeing that millions of people today alone will be introduced to the product. That indeed is a good way to make your new product a household name.
Zero to brand in just three days. Head to Google or take a look at the screen capture here: