April Fool's Day: an annual celebration of whimsy, inconvenience and straight-up confusion. If corporations are people, April 1st is the day on which they show that they are funny people, playing playful pranks on users and fans. Here are businesses' best bits on April Fool's Day, many of which you'll wish were real.
1. Google Cardboard Plastic
"What's realer than real? Nothing."
Google showed an impressive capacity for self-parody when they lampooned the hype around virtual reality.
2. Timehop Future
The app that shows your past social media posts snuck in glimpses at your future, predicting a dystopian society of more Bieber and even more Fast and the Furious movies.