The start of April is famous for another popular day which is, of course, April fool’s day. Especially in silicon valley the pranks on this day don’t sit well with the peoples.
Microsoft marketing chief Chris Capossela has given a warning to all its employees for not participating in the public stunts on first of the April. Also, Capossela said that “I appreciate that people may have devoted time and resources to these activities, but I believe we have more to lose than gain by attempting to be funny on this one day,”.
Capossela also said that “data tells us these (April fools’) stunts have limited positive impact and can actually result in unwanted news cycles.”
The news comes on the heels of the company resurrecting the famous clipboard assistant on MS office and then killing it a day later. A report by the verge states that the “brand police” inside the company were not amused by the animated pack of stickers of Clippy that were circulating in the company’s official chat software.
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