It works just like a subpage for just April Fool's pranks.
* Submit your link with comment.
* Google Nose: https://www.google.com/intl/en/landing/nose/help.html
* Gmail Blue: https://mail.google.com/mail/help/intl/en/promos/blue/index....
Edit: Gmail Tap removed.
Man... this will revolutionize cyber-sex as we know it!
#17587 Have all core library modules imported by default
And can we put an & and a $ somewhere in Python? I think these feel very cool to use, and are easily one of >the best things I miss from more advanced languages like C and PHP.
Let's be honest, doesn't this:
Look a lot more professional than:
Stackoverflow rolls out "Chat with an expert" https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=5470570
I'd like to think they're playing along, but...
I had no idea what that dot in the middle of the ocean was with 41 visitors; joke was lost on me for a bit. Cute.
probably by 500 startups
saw it posted on YC jobs
edit: there are several articles about this company since 2011, so I guess it is real...
edit2: it's hard to take seriously with this line from the ad:
"Yes, we realize that the best technology leaders are highly sought after. So why should you join us over that sexy social - local - mobile - sharing start-up?"
re: "edit2" - we're basically trying to convey that we're solving a real and serious problem (helping retailers compete with amazon). it's actually resonated with potential candidates since smart and motivated engineering leaders don't want to just be part of "the next groupon..."
And Kotaku is not late to the party either:
People seem to want an Android version of Lift, but we thought a nice, high-res paper version would do more to increase our reach.
Google's Find Treasure Mode Prank
Some people get upset about this and some people let those people know that it's not a big deal because it's only one day out of the year.
This discussion is repeated on every joke submission.
I was submitting blog posts on technologies and startups and used a bit of a sense of humor as well, but the whole blog is blocked now and appears the entries are in "the phantom zone" or whatever.
I don't really think that Hacker News has a sense of humor, and if it does, a majority of the people hate me for some odd reason to flag my submissions, while upvoting on other submissions that repost what I submitted but made the front page?