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Google's new tool allows users to 'search for smells'

Google claims to have unveiled its latest search gadget today in the form of 'Google Nose'.

The application purports to allow people to search for smells as they would webpages, images or videos.

Introducing the idea in a spoof promotional video, a Google engineer boasts that the service a is based on a "15 million scentabyte database of smells from around the world":

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BMW unveils a pram fit for a Royal baby

With the royal baby due this summer, BMW has announced the launch of its limited edition BMW P.R.A.M (Postnatal Royal Auto Mobile).

For those who are "too posh to push" it even comes fitted with a N.A.P.P.I.E (Nanny-Assisting Petrol-Powered Injection Engine).

No one's fooled by this advertisement.

BMW unveils the P.R.A.M (Postnatal Royal Auto Mobile) on April Fools' Day Credit: BMW