Tag Archive: Fool’s

It’s not an April Fools’ joke; Samsung’s unlocked Galaxy S10+ is $180 off

Loaded with 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, three cameras, and more.

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S10+ smartphone has been well-received by tech reviewers and customers alike. Packed with 8GB of RAM, the device is equipped with a large 6.4-inch AMOLED display featuring an integrated ultrasonic fingerprint sensor hidden underneath to keep it secure from prying eyes. With an unlocked retail price of $ 999.99 direct from Samsung and other stores, it’s not one of the most affordable devices out  [Read More…]

The best and worst April Fools’ Day tech gags of 2019

April Fools’ Day is here, bringing clever and cringeworthy gags in equal measure.

April Fools’ Day is here, and that means a day full of gags as tech brands try to outdo one another. Google in particular likes to go all-out on this day, and while the search giant has created some truly memorable gags over the years — like the Google Gnome — but there was also the infamous mic drop.

Without further ado, here are  [Read More…]

The invisible home screen: an ultra minimal theme, or excellent April Fool’s Day prank

This theme pulls double duty as an April Fool’s prank and testament to Android’s customizable beauty.

There are few themes that are quite as flexible and adaptable as what I like to call the “invisible” home screen. It’s a theme that could only exist on Android, and it is both high art and farce. It is both a prank and a functional beauty. Setting up this theme is quite easy, it can work with just about any  [Read More…]

The best and worst April Fools’ Day tech gags of 2018

April Fools’ Day is coming early this year.

April Fools’ Day. It’s a holiday that doesn’t mean much to most people, but in the tech world, it means 24 hours of gags, jokes, and baloney press releases galore.

Last year had some notable highlights, such as the T-Mobile ONEsie and (my personal favorite) Google Gnome, and 2018 is proving to be just as hysterical. Here’s our roundup of the best — and more importantly — worst April  [Read More…]

DODOCOOL is giving away a Nintendo Switch (and more) for April Fool’s Day (Promoted)

DODOCOOL is celebrating the arrival of April’s Fool Day with a bunch of discounts and giveaway. Enter to win until April 02, 2018.

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Check out the best 2017 April Fool’s Day tech pranks

April Fool’s Day came and went and naturally tech companies raced to produce the best prank, as it’s the custom every year. Well some of them turned out to be pretty funny, while others weren’t too inspiring. Anyway, if you happen catch a free moment, we assembled a collection of what we thought were the […]

Google takes on April Fools’ Day early with Google Gnome, Ms. PAC-Maps, and Google Wind

Google always does something fun for April Fools’ Day. This year the company announced an outdoor companion to your Google Home called the Google Gnome. The Gnome lives in your backyard and gives you outdoor related info as well as controlling your gardening tools through the power of magic. Watch the video Google has posted about the Gnome.

Google also announced Ms. PAC-Maps, a Ms. PAC-Man game using Google Maps. You can play it on Android, iOS, and the desktop until April  [Read More…]

The best and worst April Fools’ Day tech gags of 2017

Hide your wallet and your sanity, April Fools’ Day is here again.

April Fools’ Day is kind of like a marketer’s Halloween. They get to dress up and play tricks on their customers with sometimes elaborate and obviously time-consuming gags. We can’t ignore April Fools’ Day because there are things on this day that really do happen, or are deep-teasing future releases, like Pokémon in Google Maps teasing Pokémon Go. There are also April Fools’ Day gags that we  [Read More…]

Google Gnome is an April Fool’s joke, but it’s no laughing matter

Seriously — it’s a bummer that something like this doesn’t actually exist!

Happy April Fool’s day! Even if you’re not into it, at least there are some entertaining videos coming out of it. This one is from Google and it introduces a product called Google Gnome.

I don’t understand why this Google Gnome isn’t a real thing I can pay money for. I would love to be able to automate my backyard. We have a garden. We grow  [Read More…]

Use Android to trick your friends this April Fool’s Day


Yeah, it’s coming. That holiday we love to hate and hate to love, full of pie-in-the-sky pitches, deep, deep teasing of eventual products, and things that we desperately, desperately wish were real.

It’s almost April Fool’s Day, and what was once a purely homemade day full of pranking friends and family and avoiding revenge has now been commercialized, not only by marketers looking to sell something, but by major corporations of all kinds putting out  [Read More…]