Funny Twitter account of the day: Medieval Reactions

If you've seen your friends posting pictures of Medieval artwork lately, the Medieval Reactions Twitter account is more than likely why. Run by 19-year old Cathal Berragan, @MedievalReacts is an irresistible combination of millennial phrasing ("When bae is looking fine...") and classical Medieval illustrations. It's incongruous, it's hilarious, and it's the first time we've done a proper…
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are on sale today.

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are on sale today in the UK

After weeks of hype, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are on sale today in the UK. You can order either model SIM free from the Samsung store now, from £599.99 for the 32GB Galaxy S6 in white or black (the gold's already sold out) or £660.00 for 64GB. The Edge (pictured) only comes…

8 weird things you can buy from your favourite tech brands

Did you know some of your favourite tech brands have stores selling weird and baffling official merchandise? You do now. Here's our pick of the 8 strangest things you can buy directly from your favourite tech brands. Note: Not all of this stuff is available in the UK, but you can always use MyUS if you really…

Sorry, Apple employees – Buzzfeed staff get their Apple Watch for free

You might have seen recently that Apple employees are getting a pretty sweet deal on the Apple Watch: they can buy it for half price. Well, if they get the Apple Watch or Apple Watch Sport. Not the Apple Watch Edition (otherwise known as the insanely expensive one made from precious metals). Oh, and the…

Funny Twitter account of the day: Facebook Name Lyrics

The @FBNameLyrics Twitter account is going to be your new favourite. Here's why: Yep, they take a song lyric and find someone with that name on Facebook. It's a simple formula (though we imagine the searches are a bit of a 'mare) with brilliant results: There are Christmassy ones, too: But this is our favourite:…

Samsung are not happy about this video of the Galaxy S6 Edge bending

On Thursday, consumer warranty service SquareTrade posted a video of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, HTC One M9 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus being put under immense pressure from their 'BendBot,' to see how easy it was to bend and break them. Their conclusion was that the S6 Edge was just as breakable as the…

Tesco Mobile set to take the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to space

Tesco Mobile are promoting this tweet on Twitter: The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are about to launch, can you guess what we have planned this week? #S6EdgeOfSpace pic.twitter.com/NoeID7TFtH — Tesco Mobile (@tescomobile) April 6, 2015 It's not terribly subtle, so we're going to assume they're taking the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge…

This is what it looks like when you drop a GoPro while skydiving

This week, a video emerged on YouTube taken from the memory card of a GoPro found on the ground in Sweden. Amazingly, the video shows a skydiving expedition – followed by the camera plummeting to earth after becoming detached from the diver. Here's the video, but be warned: it might make you dizzy! According to…

Win a box of scrummy chocolates for Easter with Givvit and ShinyShiny

As we approach the long-awaited Weekend of Chocolate, we've teamed up with social treating app Givvit to give 10 lucky ShinyShiny readers an insanely yummy chocolate selection box worth £6. Nom If you'd like a free box of chocs, all you have to do is follow us and retweet this tweet on Twitter.…