April Fools: News

01 Apr 2022

Hollywood

April Fool's Day: 5 Hollywood celebrities who pranked their co-stars

April Fool's Day is just another day in our lives but we sure love to make a fool out of our friends.

01 Apr 2022

Lifestyle

Not a joke: The history behind April Fool's Day

Ever since I can remember, I kind of dreaded April 1. That's basically because I am not a huge fan of practical jokes.

31 Mar 2022

Lifestyle

April Fool's Day 2022: 5 friendly pranks for everyone

We grow old, but the child within us never does.

01 Apr 2021

Flipkart

Google cancels April Fools' Day pranks for second consecutive year

Search giant Google will refrain from wisecracks for the second consecutive year. The Verge and Business Insider received confirmation from the company that owing to the coronavirus pandemic, jokes for this year's April Fools' Day have been paused.

28 Mar 2020

Google

Google won't play any April Fools' pranks this year

Every year on April Fools' Day, Google garners all the attention in the world with its hilarious, sometimes silly, jokes.

07 Jun 2019

India

Soon, Uber will offer quick helicopter rides: Details here

Back in 2015, ride-hailing giant Ola played a witty April Fools' Day prank by announcing OLA Air - helicopter rides for metro cities.

01 Apr 2019

Tinder

Prank or not? Tinder claims to be adding height verification

Amid several April Fools' Day pranks, Tinder has made the claim of mandating height verification.

01 Apr 2019

Gmail

#TechBytes: 5 interesting facts as Gmail turns 15 today

On April 1, 2004, Google, a search company, took a leap of faith when it launched Gmail, a free consumer-focused email service.

01 Apr 2019

San Francisco

#AprilFoolsDay: All the pranks Google is playing this year

Every year, tech giants play some very weird, not to mention hilarious, April Fools' Day pranks on their customers.

14 Oct 2018

Elon Musk

#NotAFakeNews: Soon, we may see Tesla-branded tequila, Teslaquila

Soon, we might see an actual Tesla-branded tequila called 'Teslaquila'.

10 Mar 2018

Android

Forget blue arrows, Google Maps lets you navigate as Mario

Celebrating Mario Day (March 10=Mar10=Mario) in style, Google Maps has partnered with Nintendo to bring Mario to Google Maps on iOS and Android apps.

05 Jan 2017

India

Google CEO visits his alma mater IIT-Kharagpur

Google CEO Sundar Pichai who is in India for a work and personal visit, went to his alma mater IIT-Kharagpur and interacted with students there.