Here's Our Roundup of All the April Fools' Day Pranks We Didn't Hate This Year

Today is April Fool’s Day, April 1st, that cursed of holidays, bane of bloggers and too-online social media addicts everywhere. While I’ve already highlighted my personal favorite April Fools’ Day gag, there’s a lot more where that came from. Some of them aren’t half bad, either. So use this post as both a roundup of…

Watch What Happens When Thousands of People Battle to Make Pixel Art at the Same Time

The world was given a slight reprieve from the unbearable antics of April Fools’ Day this year given the festivities fell on a Saturday. But Reddit also did its part to make April 1 a little more bearable with a collaborative art project that saw thousands of users painstakingly creating pixel art, one tile at a time,…

There Was Only One Decent April Fools' Day Prank Today, and This Is It

Friends, we’ve finally made it: The hellishly wearisome event that is April Fool’s Day is basically at its end. We at io9 despise this black day, but even our curmudgeonly souls got a smile out of this “prank” by the Canadian Library and Archives, which claimed to have dug up Wolverine’s military records from its…