"Google's innovation for local philanthropists? Glamour.
``It's glitzy, but not in a bad way,'' said Ellen Siminoff, founder of the Internet marketing firm Efficient Frontier, of the X PRIZE Foundation's ``Radical Benefit for Humanity.''
Invitations for the gala, held at Google's Mountain View headquarters Saturday night, hinted that something out of the ordinary was about to occur. For starters, there were the unusual auction items:"