Prank it 'app' this April Fools' Day

Friday, 29 March 2013 - 4:11pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA
Here's a list of apps that will help you play that evil prankster you've been wanting to be every April Fools'

"Even the Gods love jokes," said Plato the great philosopher from Greece. With April Fools' Day getting closer, it's time to get the evil out in you.

With the smart phone being the most accessible and convenient technology available, what better way to pull off a prank than to load your phone with witty apps that will help you get mischievous, mean and downright 'badass' this April Fools' Day.

Here is a list of apps that we recommend:

1. SMS" data-scaytid="7" style="">SMS Prank
Price: Free
Basic Information: SMS prank allows you to fake receiving and sending customized SMS messages from anyone in your contact list! 
Market: Google Play Store
Size: 608KB
This app has hilarious consequences. You can use it to alter your SMS inbox and outbox. 
Use case: I made the app send me a text message from my brother saying, "I have a girlfriend" and it works! Great way to blackmail people eh?  

2. Nasty Sounds
Price:
Free
Basic Information
: Contains many natural sounds to play around with.
Market: Google Play Store
SIze: 2.14MB
This app has the ability to make people extremely uncomfortable. The easy-to-use app contains more than 70 nasty sounds (farts, burps, vomits, coughs, snorts etc.) you can use them anytime in any situation to make things a little awkward. Although the main aim is to fool people, it's a useful app to have a decent laugh anytime.
Favourite sounds:
* Cat-frightening fart
* Burp01
* Roc's fart
* vomit01

3. Scare Prank 
Price: Free
Basic Information: Looks like an innocent game, while actually it’s a scary prank app. It works because it pretends to be a game and while you're focussing all your energies on winning, an ugly monster suddenly pops out of the screen.
Market: Google Play Store
Size: 2.63MB
It's always awesome to catch people off-guard. The app is a prank in the guise of a game, waiting to scare the player. It lurks in the back till it finds the right time to spring suddenly on screen giving the player a definite fright. The sudden shriek from the monster on screen ensures goose bumps. 

You can use the app on your friends and have a good laugh with their shocked expressions.

4. Fake Me Out of Here!
Price:
Free
Basic Information:
The ultimate fake call app, which allows you to receive a fake call by simply making your phone vibrate. 
Market: Google Play Store
Size: 1.29MB
This app allows you to make and receive fake calls. You can pretend a fake accident or a fake break-up to fool people around you. It's a great way to take revenge for last year's prank that was pulled on you. Make sure this one's elaborate and even more evil.

5. Dude, Your Car!
Price: Rs 170
Basic Information:
 It is an application that pranksters at heart will appreciate. Use this app to trick anyone into thinking their car has been damaged or totaled!
Market: iTunes10
Size: 13.0 MB
This app is not for the faint-hearted. The app lets you take a photo of an owner’s car, apply 'hit-and-run damage' to the picture and send them the gruesome picture. This might not be immediately funny, but hey – it’s April Fools' Day!

6. Prank Cam
Price:
Free
Basic Information:
It allows you take pictures as you do with the same old camera app but with a little bit of a twist. While your friends think you are taking a regular picture, you are actually putting all kinds of hilarious effects on their faces to make them look as foolish as possible.
Market: BlackBerry App World
Size: 1.3MB
Share the photo on social media and let the the world to be amused.




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