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Google Translate Does The Emoji Dance (April Fool’s)

03/31/2014, To say that the folks over at Google are a creative bunch would be quite the understatement. After all, they have come up with some pretty decent services and tools in the past, and April Fool’s is a great way to let off some steam. In fact, another...

Gmail Shelfie Another April Fool’s Attempt

03/31/2014, Earlier this morning, we did bring you word on Google ushering in April Fool’s Day by giving you a chance to catch Pokemon. Well, it seems that there is yet another April Fool’s prank from Google that will involve the Google Shelfie, which is...

Samsung Robot Comes With Siri-like Features

04/03/2013, Come on now, I am quite sure that when one talks about robots, Samsung would not be the first name that pops into the mind. After all, the only thing about robots that I can remember from the South Korean conglomerate would be their robotic vacuum...

April Fools Compilation

04/01/2013, In the latest round of April fools, a number of high-profile companies have worked hard to make us smile at the office. We’ve selected our favorite gags of the day (with a tech twist obviously!) and while Google gets a commendation for being very...

XDA Makes Galaxy Nexus Users Happy with April Fool’s Joke

04/02/2012, Our friends over at XDA decide to pull a prank on the world with an article stating that Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus will be getting an update to Android 5.0 Jellybean. The news probably would not only have caused them to jump for joy but would have also...

Assassin’s Creed for Kinect is a hilarious April Fool’s joke

04/02/2012, Ever wondered what Assassin’s Creed would be like if paired up with Microsoft’s Kinect for the Xbox? While we doubt we will be seeing such a game released in the near future, these good folks have created an April Fool’s video for a fictional game:...

Nokia Ice announced! (April Fool’s)

04/02/2012, So April Fool’s was yesterday and it looks like a lot of companies had fun in their attempts to pull the wool over our eyes. Nokia was no exception as they had announced the Nokia Ice, which as you can see pictured above, is a Windows Phone-based...

Windows Pager (April Fool’s)

04/01/2012, I remember back in the days where cellphones were extremely rare, and even those in existence were large enough to function as those hammers used to crack the shells of crabs when you are indulging in a little bit of seafood. As for smartphones and...

Skype for String (April Fool’s)

04/01/2012, Remember how as a kid you played with this particular toy, which is essentially a science experiment to demonstrate how sound travels? You hold a tin can or paper cup on one end, which is attached to a similar can or paper cup on the other via a string,...

Gmail Tap rolls back the years (April Fool’s)

04/01/2012, Samuel Morse helped in the invention of the telegraph system, as well as co-invented the Morse Code (hence the name), and just to sidetrack a bit, don’t you think that he looks a wee bit like Hugh Jackman on the Wikipedia page? Well, the team over...

Sony Vaio Q is world’s smallest ultrabook (April fools)

03/31/2012, In the game of April fools, Sony has fired the first salvo by announcing a fictitious Sony Vaio Q, which is slightly bigger than a U.S quarter coin. Just take a look at the specs: 8GB of RAM and gorgeous 0.75″ x 1.25″ Full HD 1080p. LED...

April Fool’s: Nokia N8 on Windows Phone 7

04/01/2011, There is nothing quite like a little bit of video magic to highlight yet another joke for today (the 3D Monocle being the other), which sees a Nokia N8 smartphone run on Windows Phone 7. While it isn’t exactly impossible for something like this to...

Toshiba 3D Monocle is a hoot

04/01/2011, We know that today is April Fool’s Day, so it is no surprise to see some companies throw some laughs our way, with Toshiba being one of them with their 3D Monocle. Of course, this is just a joke, but the product description reads as, “Ready to...