Google is one of the biggest and most powerful companies on the planet. Most of us can't go a single day without relying on Google's services in some way, but stories like this prove that even the world's biggest brands can have their own little 'fail moments' from time to time.

Believe it or not, Google hasn't been able to stop hundreds of people stealing the free bicycles it leaves outside its Mountain View, California HQ.

The company owns around 1,100 of the bikes, which it calls "Gbikes" for use by its employees. However, local residents and visitors have decided that they're entitled to use the bikes too!