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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 April 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 April 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 April 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 March 31, 2014

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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 January 20, 2014

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4chan backwards-compatibility prank bricks Xbox One

A hoax set of instructions to make the Xbox One backwards compatible originates from 4chan and reportedly kills the console.

By December 8, 2013

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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 December 7, 2013

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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 October 9, 2013

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Artist pranks LA Best Buy stores with 'useless' gadget

Five Best Buy stores unknowingly played host to a thought-provoking art exhibit that questions our obsession with gadgets.

By August 14, 2013

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Andreessen Horowitz invests $50M in BuzzFeed

The viral content site plans to expand its international and video reach. Chris Dixon, general partner at the Silicon Valley venture capital firm, joins as part of the deal.

By August 10, 2014