Speedcubing Competitions

Yes, you read that right. There are competitions held for Rubik’s Cubes. More specifically, who can solve them the fastest. Official competitions are a fairly new concept but they are rapidly growing in popularity around the world. How do Rubik’s Cube competitions work? Well, it’s pretty straight forward. Usually held in event halls or auditoriums, […]

Current Rubik’s Cube World Record

For a long time, the world record time for solving the 3×3 was in the mid 4 second range and when it was broken, the record only dropped by a tenth or few hundredths of a second. The previous world record time was a 4.22 by Feliks Zemdegs which was substantial drop from Seung Beom […]

Evolution of the Rubik’s Cube

When the Rubik’s Cube first came out in the 1970s, it was far from the Rubik’s Cube puzzles we have today. The original cubes were cheaply made and were often a struggle to turn. This was perfectly fine for the time being. Speed solving was not yet established and people were more intrigued by the […]