4. What is Google’s Spam-Flavored Easter Egg?
Google has a little fun with spam via an Easter egg that can be viewed in any Gmail account. Opening the “Spam” folder turns the “web clips” display into recipes for the canned pork product. Spam Primavera, Spam Swiss Pie, Creamy Spam Broccoli Casserole and Spam Veggie Pita Pockets are just four examples of the delicious recipe links Google offers. Mmmmmm, Spam.
3. What’s the Most Common E-mail Password?
We are nothing if not unimaginative with our e-mail passwords. It seems “123456? is the all-time most popular choice for protecting our precious online correspondence. This sequence came out on top in 2009 when 10,000 Hotmail passwords were exposed online. (“123456? also topped the list of passwords in the recent Gawker hack.) Come on netizens — must try harder.