For some reason I’ve always had an odd fascination with Easter Eggs in computer programs. You know, those hidden little programs that do something funky like showing you the development teams of certain hardware and software from within the program? To activate the egg you usually need to do some odd-ball combination of commands in some odd ball order that noone in their right mind would usually do. For instance, within Copernic:
That little tip was taken from this site.
Why do I use this site? Well, that’s getting to my question. I use it because I can’t imagine I’d ever find the damn things on my own. I mean, who the hell could?
So, fellow minions, how are people able to find these eggs without having insider information? Why put these eggs in such places that are impossible for the average schmoe to find? Who are these eggs intended for?