Anyone remember when Gameloft's release road map leaked? It happened on April Fools Day, so I'm pretty sure everyone assumed it was a joke, but, we're now starting to see games hitting the App Store from the leak, which really makes me think the rest of the schedule is also true (if not delayed a
Amazon’s Dash Buttons were initially thought to be an April Fool’s joke since they were announced around April 1, 2015. However, they’re quite real, and since release they’ve become an easy way to re-order common household products with the touch of a button. Show More Summary
"Is this a real thing? Or, an early April Fools?" asks long time friend of Boing Boing, Kent K. Barnes of the Microbot Push. These Rube Goldberg-ian wireless button-pushers look amazingly handy for all sorts of applications! I imagine Dr. Show More Summary
Tay and Matt rocked their April Fool's Day wedding with a colorful festival-style picnic wedding in South Africa. One tiny detail that I LOVED was Tay's crew wearing matching getting ready onesies while they got dressed. It made for a rilly rilly cute shot, as you can tell. Plus, it's totally a chance to include a little of your favorite fandoms into your wedding day.
Following a month-long trip and a traditional wedding in India, Jess and Chintan returned home to Portland, Oregon for a low key, small, and simple wedding with friends that took place on April Fool's Day. The day began with a civil ceremony at Multnomah County Courthouse where the judge was gifted with a custom cake by Dream Cakes. Show More Summary
It’s no secret that Google likes to have a bit of fun. From the revolving door of artistic doodles that grace Google’s homepage to the company’s extensive April Fools Day pranks, Google, more so than most other tech companies, likes to instill a bit of whimsy across much of its software. Nowhere is this more apparent than on Google’s homepage. Show More Summary
No, this is not an extremely late April Fool’s Day prank. Microsoft really did just reveal another phone that bears the Nokia brand name. If you’re confused, that’s understandable — and rest assured […]
In the wake of the Buddy Pokemon update, it's worth taking a moment to reflect on the unprecedented success of Pokemon Go. The augmented reality game that started as an April Fool's Day prank has now amassed over 500 million downloads...Show More Summary
In Depth Fri 1 Apr, AT 11:54 Messi to Madrid, Liverpool groundshare – April Fool or fact? Sorting fact from fiction on the day it was reported that Spurs and Chelsea would play at Arsenal and Chris Hoy would race at Le Mans...
Brands don't newsjack Apple events quite as often as they used to. But Jim Beam is ambushing today's announcements from the tech marketer by introducing an April Fools'-esque gadget called the Jim Beam Apple Watch, which puts a 1.5-ounce...Show More Summary
UPDATE : Hey, this was an April fool's joke but in fact we wished we could have realized this idea and we are looking forward to the day this has been worked out and becomes a reality. by Kevin Graney Here at Google we have a long history of capitalizing on the latest research and technology to improve the quality of our software. Show More Summary
Puzzle fanatic Tony Fisher shows off a unique 1x5x5 Rubik’s Cube which should theoretically not function in a single layer. While many thought it was an April Fools’ prank, it really does work – it just turns out that the secret is painfully obvious.
On April Fools' 10 years ago Breakingviews suggested Washington fund itself with perpetual bonds paying no interest. The idea is now being seriously touted by some monetary policymakers. For households with cash and other assets that would evaporate, this is no laughing matter.
Shaun Miller’s old man act didn’t fool the police. The alleged drug trafficker disguised himself as an elderly gentleman in a bid to evade capture. The 31-year-old fugitive, who’d been on the lam since April, donned a highly realistic-looking...Show More Summary
Get started, get organized, get rid of jerks, and much, much more. Get started, get organized, get rid of jerks, and much, much more. From its not so humble beginnings as a non-prank released on April Fool's Day in 2004 to its billion-plus users today, Google's illustrious email offering has proven indispensable for most of us. Read Full Story
Following up on Valentine’s Day and April Fools, a journalist was asking about April 15: Are there fewer babies born on Tax Day than on neighboring days? Let’s go to the data: These are data from 1968-1988 so it would certainly be interesting...Show More Summary
Mike Bobinski’s official start date at Georgia Tech was April Fool’s Day 2013. On Aug. 9, 2016, it was learned that he’s leaving for Purdue. If…
Tay and Matt rocked their April Fool's Day wedding with a colorful festival-style picnic wedding in South Africa. Get ready for live music, bouncy castles, blankets and pillows picnic-style, lawn games, and so so so much style. Don't...Show More Summary