This Sunday is April's Fools Day. Here's a very interesting video showing the history of this silly day, which may have started in 1582. Still, do you know what's the biggest calendar joke this year? This one.
Why isn't one of the smartest, grittiest comics in the DC library — one that's a police procedural set in Batman's hometown — already on the air?
Wired recently published a rundown of geek pranks—better known as tech jokes that the 1337 play on the normals. Their doozies include:
Always the witty pranksters, Google has released yet another new beta product: TiSP (Toilet ISP we believe). They send you some fiber optic and a pair of gloves. Then what do you do? (no pun intended)
Despite our passionate detestation of April Fools' Day, we must admit that Crunchgear's new layout, complete with a hyperactive piggy bank gif, is almost enjoyable.
Enter the exact time of your birth into the Fortune Ball, and it goes through its colorful permutations, using "computers" to tell your "fortune." This would be great for those occasions when a coin-flip just doesn't seem to be elaborate enough.