The search giant knows a good laugh when it sees one. Here are 10 great examples of Google's goofy side.
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Want a warm, fuzzy feeling when using Google's Picasa image editor? Simply press control-shift-y, and a cuddly teddy bear appears on screen. And for fans of other Google services, the Easter egg fun doesn't stop there. Creating a spreadsheet in Google Docs? Hit Shift+F12, and up pops a message that reads: "Dragon slain! Congratulations, you've slain the dragon!" Here's one more: When wordy Google Voice users exceed the character limit when typing text messages, the character counter above the text window snarkily asks, "Really?"
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