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EA apologizes for April Fools' prank gone bad

Electronic Arts apologizes for a tweet that jokingly claimed its game engine, Frostbite, was headed to Nintendo's Wii U.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Quick Mac prank for April Fools' Day

Looking to prank a friend today? Here is a quick and easy trick to throw their way.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Toshiba's Digit prank packs way too much tech into a glove

Toshiba's April Fools' ode to overstuffed technology comes in the form of the fictional Digit product, gloves crammed with everything from a phone to a video game controller.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Google's April Fools' prank puts Pokemon in the real world

The search giant's latest addition to its Maps smartphone app includes 150 "catchable" Pokemon, part of a hoax we can only hope foreshadows augmented reality uses down the line.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Microsoft warns of Xbox One backwards compatibility prank

A set of tips purporting to make your Xbox One play Xbox 360 games could actually break your console, Microsoft has warned.

By Dec. 7, 2013

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'Walking Dead,' legless teen pull off zombie prank

The world of zombie pranks will never be the same again after a one-armed, legless teen gives actor Norman Reedus a great fright.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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An iMessage prank every iPhone owner needs to know about

This simple iMessage-based prank is sure to make you laugh.

By Oct. 9, 2013

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Google declares end of YouTube in April Fools' prank

In an elaborate ruse, the world's most popular video site announces it's been nothing but a contest site this whole time and says it's going dark for the next decade.

By Mar. 31, 2013

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Facebook photo a Powerball prank? A million users hedge bets

A Facebook user posts a photo of himself with a "winning" Powerball ticket and asks fellow Facebookers to share it for a chance at a million bucks. Does he get a response? We'll give you one guess.

By Nov. 30, 2012

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Prank quiz to sell Galaxy S4 asks 'enemy combatant' question

Britain's Carphone Warehouse sets up an instant win competition inside one of its London stores to launch Samsung's new phone. Oh, but it's not exactly real, especially the "enemy combatant" question.

By May. 2, 2013