April Fools’ Day: Best Pranks & The World That Might’ve Been [VIDEOS]

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Want to enjoy a nice Kale Cream Pie Shake from the Sonic fast-food chain? Well, you’re out of luck. Today is April Fools’ Day, and Sonic is just pulling your leg about what could’ve been the ultimate health food. Oh, well. There’s been a lot of that going around today. So settle in as we look at a few of our favorite gags, and ponder the world that could’ve been. Also, we’re really hoping that How I Met Your Mother was just kidding about that series finale. It sucked…

Tumblr Pro:

The blogging website Tumblr has decided to crown some of its users with a Tumblr Pro top hat. And you can go pro, too, by clicking a a little blue button on your blog for a “free upgrade” to Tumblr Pro. Just check out the video promotion above. Our favorite line in it is, “You’re a pro in the bedroom.” Actually, that was when we realized that they might have been pulling our leg…

Magic Hands:

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Google Japan has introduced the Magic Hand–a fantastic new method for  using smartphones. Basically, you don’t have to touch your touchscreen anymore. Your huge magic hand does all the work. Google’s pretty amazing, you know. We’re waiting to see if this for real…

Banning Selfies:

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We certainly enjoyed this gem from the Metro, in which they claim that the British government is banning selfies. It gave us a good laugh, and some hope for the British Empire.

Reddit Introduces “Headdit”

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Reddit put out a trailer for Headdit–which is “a revolutionary way to browse Reddit” using head nods to navigate the website. Amazing.

Rosetta Stone Teaches us Klingon

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Rosetta Stone officially got us when they introduced Rosetta Stone: Klingon edition. We’re thinking that some fluent Klingon certainly might help you in a much different scenario than finding yourself lost in Mexico. If only this were real…

Cheetos Introduces A Perfume

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Would you wear a perfume that smells like Cheetos? Probably not, but this video is still pretty hilarious…

 

Twitter Releases A Helmet

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And we have Twitter coming out with the “Twitter Helmet,” which is described as “a sophisticated, fully immersive, staggeringly high-resolution wearable device that allows our users to interact with the world around them entirely via a custom aviary interface.” And the going price is $139.99. Amazing stuff.

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