Free Trend Report Free 2019 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book. Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

'World Cup Calendar Blocker' Carves Out Time to Watch Games

 - Jun 19, 2018
References: & producthunt
The World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the solar system, and 'World Cup Calendar Blocker' helps fans to appreciate as many matches as possible. The cheeky application automatically inserts fake events into users calendars during World Cup games, giving them an excuse to catch the action.

Since the World Cup only comes around once every four years, one might expect to be forgiven for skipping prior engagements to see their squad. Non-fans don't always share that sentiment, though, so World Cup Calendar Blocker gives a (dishonest) alternative. The app automatically fills in Google Calendars with events like "Help Dave With Bake Sale" and "Fundraiser for Stray Cats", precluding bosses or spouses from getting in the way of match day.