Top April Fool’s Day Pranks of 2013

With another April Fool’s day pass by here is my list of  Top April Fool’s Day Pranks. Following the foot steps set up Google many sites have come up “prank ideas” this time.

6.Delivery of Cash (DOC)

Indian E-commerce giant Flipkart have come up with the idea of delivering cash to home.

“Two years after the launch of its era-changing Cash on Delivery option, Flipkart gears up to initiate its one-of-a-kind Delivery of Cash service. You no longer have to visit ATMs for that much needed money! Just go online or call our ever-ready personnel to get quick cash delivered home. And pay us with a simple swipe of your card!”

Delivery of Cash April Fool Prank from Flipkart

Delivery of Cash April Fool Prank from Flipkart

5. Secret of Sherlock’s The Reichenbach Fall:Metro UK

The answer every Sherlock lover looking for is here, secret of Sherlock’s survival.It’s actually a brilliant but simple idea “Bouncy Castle“.

Secret of Sherlock's survival: April Fool Prank

Secret of Sherlock’s survival: April Fool Prank

4. Twitter’s plan to charge for Vowels

Twitter has decided to charge people for tweets in vowels.Free version of twitter will only allows consonants in tweets.

“Starting today, we are shifting to a two-tiered service: Everyone can use our basic service, Twttr, but you only get consonants. For five dollars a month, you can use our premium “Twitter” service which also includes vowels.”

Consonant only Twitter: April Fool Prank

Consonant only Twitter: April Fool Prank

3. Treasure map from google

Google maps have added a new treasure map mode, to let users from around the world to collaborate and decode a long lost pirate map.

“Archeological analysis has confirmed that our Google Maps Street View team has indeed found one of history’s long lost relics: a treasure map belonging to the infamous pirate, William “Captain” Kidd.”

Google's treasure Map:April Fool Prank

Google’s treasure Map:April Fool Prank

2. Youtube is closing down

Youtube is shutting down its site as it now have enough entries to find out the best video.Its been 8 years since they have started their collection and will be announcing the winner in 10 years.

“Thanks for all your great entries.
YouTube finally has enough videos to begin selecting a winner.
What do you think is the #bestvideo on YouTube?
We’ve been thrilled with all of the diverse, creative entries we’ve seen so far, and we can’t wait to begin the process of selecting the best video. We’ll be announcing the winner in 10 years.”

1. Google Nose: Search by Smell

Google, granddaddy of all online April fool pranks have come with something really interesting this time as well.Google Nose lets you take search to next level, using cutting edge technology one now can search whats that smell.

“Google NoseBETA leverages new and existing technologies to offer the sharpest olfactory experience available:
Street Sense vehicles have inhaled and indexed millions of atmospheric miles.
Android Ambient Odor Detection collects smells via the world’s most sensible mobile operating system.
SMELLCD™ 1.8+ high-resolution compatible for precise and controlled odors.

Google Nose:April Fool Prank

Google Nose:April Fool Prank

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