Google Has Planted A Secret Surprise In Its High-End Chromebook | cross pond high tech |

An "Easter egg" is a hidden message or joke that software developers sneak into their projects.Google has hidden one in its new, high-end Chromebooklaptop, the Pixel. One of Google's developer's spilled the beans about it to reviewers at Wired.Open the Chromebook and tap out this code using Pixel’s directional keys: up-up-down-down-left-right-left-right, then B, then A. That combination is actually a "famous" Easter Egg key called the called the "Konami Code." It comes from old-school video games, and was often used to hide extra, secret features in the game.