Home > Computers and Internet > April Fool’s: A Geek Holiday?

April Fool’s: A Geek Holiday?

05-Apr-09 08:21 pm EDT Leave a comment Go to comments

I gotta say that I’ve found it hard to get all hyped about April Fool’s Day as it has turned into a day celebrated more by the tech industry than perhaps any other.  Maybe I’m just ill-humoured, but some of the gags have come across as a little obvious or just plain weak.  But this year, the harvest included one “prank” that was particularly clever, I thought.

To this, I can only say “wow”.  I mean – finding an obscure compiler from a language itself built as a joke more than 30 years ago?  Of course – post it on the Internet (and draw enough attention to it), and someone will figure it out….

  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


Breaching the barrier between PC and Console.

Terry Glavin


Techno Manor

Geek's Corner


an IT blog.. and an occasional rant

Yammer Site Status

Is Yammer down? Offline? Broken? Undergoing scheduled maintenance? When will it be back? Find out here.


A journey full of wonderful experiences

Azure and beyond

My thoughts on Microsoft Azure and cloud technologies


Startup and Technology News

Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Latest News, Breaking Headlines & Sports

National Post

Canadian News, World News and Breaking Headlines

Targeted individuals's

One Government to rule them all.

Joey Li's IT Zone

Everything about IT


Unravelling the magik of code...

The Bike Escape

Because Cycling is Life

The Ross Report

Now you know where you need to know more...

Lights in the Dark

A journal of space exploration

Strength Rehabilitation Institute

Bridging the gap between physiotherapy and exercise.

Little Girl's Mostly Linux Blog

Nothing to see here. Move along...

%d bloggers like this: