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April Fools' Day 2016: Hamburger Helper's Lefty drops hip-hop mixtape

The mascot for Betty Crocker's ground beef enhancer releases an album on Soundcloud. It turns the sound of Jay Z and Kanye West into a slammin' declaration for dinner.

By April 1, 2016

 
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Back to the Future Day

It's here! We made it! Soon we can expect the DeLorean to appear!

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Our 7 favorite automotive pranks from April Fool's Day 2016

If any of you fell for any of these, we've got a bridge to sell you.

By April 1, 2016

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April Fools' Day 2016: Star Trek tribble-breeding program underway at Smithsonian

Few alien species are capable of killing you with cuteness, but the Smithsonian may be getting in deep with an April Fools' experimental breeding program for tribbles.

By April 1, 2016

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Velcro car seats and clear Cardboard: The best and worst of April Fools' Day

April 1 -- time for a wry chuckle over jokes that the former college improv geniuses now working in Silicon Valley have thought up for April Fools' Day. Sure, it's self-promotion disguised as comedy, but some of these almost had us fooled!

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The April Fool that wouldn't die: How we accidentally pranked the Internet for years

In 2010, we wrote an April Fools' Day story about a chocolate-hating, time-traveling man named Eloi Cole. And then things got out of hand.

By April 1, 2016

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April Fools' 2016 video game joke roundup

Here are some of the best video game pranks on the Internet today.

By April 1, 2016

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How to play Aprils Fools' Pac-Man in Google Maps

Clear all the power pellets in your town with Pac-Man for Google Maps just in time for April Fools Day!

By March 31, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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Fact or fool: Can you tell the pranks from the real gadgets? (CNET Update show notes)

Tech companies love putting out joke announcements on April Fools' Day, but sometimes real products sound like jokes. See how good you are at telling them apart.

By April 1, 2016

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Fact or fool: Can you tell the pranks from the real gadgets?

Tech companies love putting out joke announcements on April Fools' Day, but sometimes real products sound like jokes. See how good you are at telling them apart.

By April 1, 2016