2014 Easter egg hunt: Google hoaxes and jokes

2014 Easter egg hunt: Google hoaxes and jokes

Summary: Here is a roundup of Google easter egg jokes and hoaxes in 2014. Did you miss the Tardis?

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  • Zerg Rush

    A techy easter egg is coding or features on the Web that either shouldn't be there or you don't expect to find — and there are plenty to keep us entertained.

    To begin: Searching for "Zerg Rush" in Google will transform your results in to a game. To stop your search results from obliteration, prevent the letter "O" from going too far. 

  • Visit the TARDIS

    Visit this link for Google Maps in London, UK, and spot the Tardis. If you'd like to take a peek inside, simply press the Up key.

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  • Broken Link?

    When I click "this link" under Image 2, "Visit the Tardis," it doesn't show London. Instead, I get a map of the U.S.
    palmpilot
    • Further Info

      P.S. The above issue occurs when using Firefox 28. It works in Internet Explorer 11.
      palmpilot
      • Apparently it's the Way the Cookies Were Set

        It turns out it wasn't the browser. The link doesn't work when you have Google Maps set to the classic version. When I return to the new version, it works.
        palmpilot
  • Re; The T.A.R.D.I.S. visit

    I would like to take this opportunity to thank Charlie and the doctor for this opportunity to visit the T.A.R.D.I.S.' main room. It was very entertaining and educational.

    Thank you, doctor.
    bart001fr
  • @ palmpilot

    The problem is that you are too used to simply clicking on a link [i.e. left-clicking]. What you should do instead is right-click and follow the menu to use "open in a new tab".

    I have Firefox 28 also and it never gives me any trouble at all.
    bart001fr