Google, Virgin and BMW are at it again. It’s that time of the year where you can’t believe anything you read or see on the internet. Happy April Fool’s Day! Here we’ve collected some of the best practical jokes and hoaxes from around the net for you to have a good laugh.
Introducing The New Virgin America Logo
Olivia Coleman Cast as the New James Bond
Dailymail has announced that Broadchurch star Olivia Colman will be taking over from Daniel Craig to become the first ever female 007 – Jane Bond.
BMW invents revolutionary baby shoes that will stop your toddler from falling over
“The BMW xDrive Baby Boots provide the perfect combination of practicality and maximum walking pleasure.”
Google Maps changes its name to Groovy Maps
If you jump onto Google Maps you’ll see that Pegman, the normally featureless figure you drag and drop around Maps, has been “discofied” with a natty beard, low-fro and purple ’70s suit.
Have a look here: https://twitter.com/googlemaps
Google Cardboard Plastic
Putting the “real” in “virtual reality” Google Cardboard Plastic is the world’s first actual reality headset, complete with 4D integrated perspective, 360° spatially accurate sound, 20/20 resolution, and advanced haptics for realistic touch sensations.
Read more here: https://googleblog.blogspot.co.za/2016/03/cardboard-plastic.html
The DA releases media statement regarding WC Cabinet using remote controls for traffic lights
Premier Helen Zille announced today that as an alternative to using blue lights, members of the Western Cape Cabinet will each receive a remote-control device to change the traffic light (or robots) from red to green as they approach.
Read more here: www.westerncape.gov.za