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Google Mailed Its 'Pokémon Masters' Adorable Little Packages

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Technology

On April Fools' Day 2014, Google Maps was taken over by Pokémon. The company challenged the world to search through its Google Maps app to find a...

Don't Hassle The Hoff, He'll Photobomb You

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

All of your Google+ photos got a +1 today, but maybe not in the way you'd expect. Google+ got in on the April Fool's Day prankage by giving all ph...

Gmail's 'Shelfie' Prank Mocks Selfie-Obsessed Culture

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

It's not even April Fools' Day yet, and already Google has released multiple pranks. In addition to a Google Maps-based Pokémon challenge, the co...

Google's First April Fools' Prank Is Preeeeetty Good

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.03.2014 | Technology

Google is starting April Fools' Day a bit early this year. The company's maps division announced in a video published on Monday, Mar. 31, that it...

APRIL FOOL! SF's Best Pranks Revealed

Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.01.2013 | San Francisco

As a general rule of thumb, it's always a good idea to take most of what you read online with a grain of salt. On April 1, that grain of salt should b...

WATCH: Google's Most Hilarious April Fools' Gags

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

Google has had some April Fool's Day classics over the years. Who can forget the 2007 TiSP, "a self-installed, ad-supported online service that wi...

WATCH: Google's Wackiest April Fools Day Prank Yet?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

Perhaps you've had this problem: You're typing an email on your smartphone, and your finger hits the wrong key; you go to correct your mistake, and yo...

WATCH: Google Releases Retro Mapping Product

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

Google has done it again. Just in time for April Fool's Day, Google has introduced Google Maps Quest, a retro 8-bit version of its mapping tool tha...

Google Gets Funny With Fonts

Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

Google is getting funny with fonts in honor of April Fools' day. The search engine has pulled out a slew of pranks, from launching Gmail Motion to ...

Google Pranks Users With Radical New Gmail Feature

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology

It's April Fool's day and Google has pranked its users yet again. Google.com's homepage boasts a small link under the search box that reads "New! G...

Why Does Google Say Topeka? Google Changes Its Name For April Fools' (PICTURE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Are you wondering: Why does Google say Topeka? We've got answers: the name change from Google to Topeka is an April Fools' prank. Google replaced t...