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Tag: Joke

Pad-Dock iPhone to Tablet Converter Promises to Make Your iPhone an iPad

Pad-Dock iPhone to Tablet Converter Promises to Make Your iPhone an iPad
For any writer of tech, April 1 is a day of reckoning. This is the day when you never know if that cool item you see on another site or online is real or if it’s a fake put there to be believable enough to trick consumers into trying to buy and writers into covering it.

Backpedalify Restores the Truth in Politician’S Statements

Backpedalify Restores the Truth in Politician’S Statements
The in-house nerds of online data backup expert Backupify have come up with the ultra-powerful, paradigm shifting, completely concocted Backpedalify, “a new service for government and elected officials to ensure honesty in politics.” Backpedalify takes a public official’s previous statements and restores them to what they actually mean.

Capcom Vs Snk 3 Battle of the Ages: More Like Joke of the Day

Capcom Vs Snk 3 Battle of the Ages: More Like Joke of the Day
More April Fools fun! This time it’s from Japan. Someone at Japanese Internet forum 2chan posted what looks like a copy of a video game mag  bearing this juicy newsflash: Check out the whole screenshot at Comboadictos or at EventHubs, where commenters are pointing out that the text in the article is actually about Chrome Hounds.

Super Apple Brothers: It’S a-Me! iPad!

Super Apple Brothers: It’S a-Me! iPad!
I’ve discovered the reason why it took Apple so long to come up with the iPad. They had to learn how to farm Super Mushrooms first.

The Secrets of the Apple Tablet in Wearable Form

The Secrets of the Apple Tablet in Wearable Form
Quick! Get yourself a Great Touchspectations shirt before Apple confiscates them! It has all of the Apple Tablet’s features, lifted directly from Steve Jobs’ mind by a psychic with a Mental Amplifier Helmet! It’s a shame that I only saw this shirt today, a few hours before the actual tablet will be revealed (or not).

With Your Iphones Combined, I Am Apple Tablet

With Your Iphones Combined, I Am Apple Tablet
From Pocket-lint‘s secret Apple “sauce” comes a couple of stolen snapshots of the Apple Tablet. It has four screens, four home buttons, four 3.5-mm headphone jacks, four speakers, and an 8-in touchscreen. 8-inch overall anyway. The compartmentalized touchscreen will allow users to make and receive a total of four calls simultaneously, take Lomo-like pictures using the four cameras.

Robot Fires Ping Pong Balls as a High Tech, but Fairly Boring Prank

Robot Fires Ping Pong Balls as a High Tech, but Fairly Boring Prank
A member of the University of Pennsylvania’s Modlab spent the summer at Willow Garage, makers of the door-opening, self-plugging PR2 robot. Either the Modlab guy was really good friends or secretly annoyed with one of the researchers there, because he decided to install a robot that lobbed ping pong balls at the researchers’ cubicle as a parting gift.

The Xphone Will Destroy the iPhone… if It was a Real Product

The Xphone Will Destroy the iPhone… if It was a Real Product
We’ve yet to see a gadget really compete against the iPhone, to the extent that subscribers in the U.S. are willing to endure the sometimes horrible service of AT&T so that they can keep using Apple’s revolutionary product.

Electric Shock Bottle Opener Gives You a Buzz Before Your Booze Does

Electric Shock Bottle Opener Gives You a Buzz Before Your Booze Does
Give your dad’s Monday night football an extra jolt with the electric shock bottle opener. But obviously you risk getting grounded as well. See what I did there? The electric shock can opener is sold at BudgetGadgets for only $4 (USD). 

Star Wars T-Shirt Does Make a Good Point

Star Wars T-Shirt Does Make a Good Point
When we love someone or something, we tend to overlook its flaws and shortcomings, and we say to ourselves that these flaws and shortcomings are just part of the person or the object that we love, they’re included in the package, even though we could mine these flaws and shortcomings for comic material, thus putting them to good use.

Sky Tv Makes Upside Down Remote Control “for Australians” in a Fit of Nationalism

Sky Tv Makes Upside Down Remote Control “for Australians” in a Fit of Nationalism
I don’t know about you but this is new to me: apparently the English and the Australians are bitter cricket rivals, so much so that they have a tournament, popularly known as The Ashes series, which only features the two teams.

Smell of Books Aerosol E-Book Enhancer Violates “Olfactory Rights” of Writers

Smell of Books Aerosol E-Book Enhancer Violates “Olfactory Rights” of Writers
Vaporware manufacturer DuroSports Electronics wants to ease the transition from paper books to e-books with their Smell of Books scented sprays, specifically designed for e-book readers. Not. This is the kind of idea that’s so stupid it’s awesome, and for a while you’ll wish it was true.

Bloody Bath Accessories Sure to Freak Out Your Houseguests

Bloody Bath Accessories Sure to Freak Out Your Houseguests
Been dying to do over your bathroom decor with a Hitchcockian theme? Well I can think of no better place to start than with these accessories. Imagine the surprise of your roommate when they wake up tomorrow morning to find this Blood Bath shower curtain hanging in place of the old one.

Keyboard Hero: Champion of Guitars

Keyboard Hero: Champion of Guitars
Do you suck at Guitar Hero? Got 5 minutes to spare? Time to redeem yourself then. Sort of. Are you a Guitar Hero god? Got 5 minutes to spare? Time to return to the real world.

Take Control With the Micro Spy Remote

Take Control With the Micro Spy Remote
I remember back in high school, one of my classmates had this gigantic wrist watch that was also a universal remote. He had loads of fun using it whenever we watched a movie in class (Kramer vs.

Worst Mp3 Player Ever. Really.

Worst Mp3 Player Ever. Really.
I thought I’d seen some awful electronic gadgets in my travels, but this has got to be the worst one that I’ve seen in a long time. Somebody must have thought this thing would be cute, but this “dog doll” MP3 player turned out hideous and disturbing.