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    Outing An April Fool 'Joke'

    The Pineberry: Only on sale at selected Waitrose stores.



    Link to Sky "News" article: Pineberries At Waitrose: Spring Fruit Looks Like Strawberry But Tastes Like Pineapple | Business | Sky News

    Wikipedia article revealing the hoax: [ame="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pineberry"]Pineberry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia[/ame]

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    The Wikipedia article has a lot of editing going on today...

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    Nobody tried this then...?

    [nomedia="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3I24bSteJpw&feature=player_embedded"]YouTube- Introducing Google Translate for Animals[/nomedia]

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    Best one I've seen so far:

    Ben & Jerry's in the UK

    Would love to see some people licking their screens.

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    I'm liking the speed of google searches today. My last search was completed in "2.00 shakes of a lambs tail"

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    I'm liking the speed of google searches today. My last search was completed in "2.00 shakes of a lambs tail"
    0.02 femtogalactic years
    0.66 times the velocity of an unladen swallow
    at warp 9.17
    0.85e-15 epochs
    11.90 parsecs
    0.15 centibeats
    0.32e+43 Planck times

    Excellent!

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    Quote Originally Posted by jlucas View Post
    Best one I've seen so far:

    Ben & Jerry's in the UK

    Would love to see some people licking their screens.
    haha just sent that to our staffmail :P

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    Quote Originally Posted by kevbaz View Post
    haha just sent that to our staffmail :P
    Ha I've done the same!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    I'm liking the speed of google searches today. My last search was completed in "2.00 shakes of a lambs tail"
    I had "at warp 9.05" and "in 1.02 micro-fortnights".

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    The fine people at Alpkit have got a new advanced fall protection system
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    Quote Originally Posted by jlucas View Post
    Best one I've seen so far:

    Ben & Jerry's in the UK

    Would love to see some people licking their screens.
    Borrowed their graphics made a banner for it and posted a link on our intranet. Now watching to see what will happen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Nobody tried this then...?

    YouTube- Introducing Google Translate for Animals

    I know dos_box has an android handset :-p
    See my related thread:

    Google's New Service

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    slight problem with the ice cream one is at the bottom there is an actual free ice cream offer! some staff here didnt even read the main text in the page just clicked straight onto the free cone link...

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