Remember the good ol’ days before caller ID, when you and your friends thought it was hilarious to call stores and ask whether they had Prince Albert in a can? (If yes: “Then you better let him out!”) Well these days, the high-tech world requires a bit more stealth. But if you really want to mess someone’s smartphone, it’s far from impossible. In fact, we’ve gathered a collection of some of the most diabolical ways to prank, mess with, and hack your friends’ phones.
Got a prankster friend who you’d love to give a taste of his own medicine? Or an overly serious coworker you’d love to see just totally freak out for once? Well if so, you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find a list of hilarious and easy smartphone pranks that anyone can pull off. So whether you’re looking to totally embarrass your friend with fart noises or for a simple but brilliant way to make them think they just got the most awkward text ever from their mom, you’ll find it.
In no time, you’ll be able to hack phones with ease. But remember, if you mess with people too much, they may just find this list and use these tricks to get back at you. You’ve been warned. Mess with phones at your own (totally worth it) risk.
Sneak into Their Shortcuts and Transform How Common Text Phrases Appear
Change Their Contacts to Characters from Your Favorite Movie
Torment Grammar Lovers by Tweaking Their Auto-Correct
Screenshot Their Home Screen and Set It as Their Wallpaper So No Apps Appear to Respond
Change Their Phone’s Wallpaper to Something Hilariously Awkward
Insert a “Typing” Icon into a Conversation, Then Never Finish It
Introduce Them to the Mind Numbing Joys of CatFacts
Give Guys at the Bar the Rejection Hotline Number (605-475-6968)
Change Your Contact Name to “Mom” and Send Them Awkward Texts
Change Your Wifi Network Name to “FBI Surveillance” or Something Just as Creepy
Set Their Phone Alarm Clark to a Ridiculously Early Wake-Up Time