Try Telling Google "I'm Feeling Curious"

By James O Malley on at

Google hasn't just been busy designing a new logo, but it has been creating new search easter eggs too.

Now if you type "I'm feeling curious" into the search box, the site will drop a factoid it has harvested from the internet:

If your job is writing questions for TV quiz shows, then your job has just got a hell of a lot easier.

The new feature follows a long tradition of Google burying hidden easter eggs into its apps and services. Google Maps has plenty of otherwise impossible trips built in as eggs and searching for "Google in 1998" will show you what the search engine used to be like.

It has even included eggs in its important corporate announcements.