April Fools' Day: The Most Horrible Time of the Year
Apparently the Gmail and Google Docs teams couldn't be bothered to think of different jokes, so we get Gmail Motion and Google Docs Motion, which allow you to control the Web apps with a series of Semaphore-like gestures, minus the flags.
100 Years of YouTube
Ever wonder what viral cat videos would have looked like in 1911? Neither have we, but YouTube doesn't really care what we want.
Drunk dialing is embarrassing. Get it?
How does Google know what you're trying to search for? Apparently it hires people to watch as you type and suggest searches. How silly.
Ok, maybe this isn't that bad. Hulu goes all '90s on us with 256-color images, dial-up sound effects, and highlights from 'The X-Files' and... 'The Dana Carvey Show'? OK, we take it back. This is terrible.
Comic Sans Pro
Wait... this is a joke, right?