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Eight Things Worth the Same Amount as Candy Crush

King Digital Entertainment – the company behind Candy Crush – is being sold to Activision Blizzard for $5.9bn (£3.6bn). Here's what else you could buy with that cash.
Joe Goodman
11.3.15
Art

This Guy Is Going to Spend a Whole Month Alone in a Room with Virtual Reality Goggles Strapped to His Face

For 28 days, Mark Farid will remain in one room, experiencing his every waking moment through the eyes of another human being.
Chloe Cross at VICE
11.19.14
Stuff

This Guy Is Going to Spend a Whole Month Alone in a Room with Virtual Reality Goggles Strapped to His Face

British artist Mark Farid is going to spend 28 days seeing entirely through the eyes of another human being.
Chloe Cross
11.18.14
Stuff

'Starchitects' Are Ruining Our Cities

A guide to the narcissists wanking all over your skyline.
Gavin Haynes
7.15.14
Stuff

The London Skyline Is Becoming a Collection of Expensive, Towering Penises

I spoke to design critic Stephen Bayley about how the arrogance of wealth has affected our capital.
Oscar Rickett
5.19.14
News

The Shard Protest Showed Us Up As a Nation of Petty Whiners

Were the Greenpeace activists really showing off, Britain? Or did they just really care about something?
Gavin Haynes
7.12.13
Question Of The Day

Do You Agree with the Greenpeace Activists Climbing the Shard?

"I wouldn't protest for anything; it's all a waste of time."
Christine Jun
7.11.13
News

We Got Greenpeace to Respond to Rude Tweets About the Shard Protest

"I see the greenpeace wankers are climbing up the shard... let the fucking snipers loose on them..."
Matt Shea
7.11.13
Milf Teeth

I Went To the Top of the Shard and Felt Feelings

The whole building is the punchline to someone else's joke.
Sophie Heawood
5.17.13