Brazilian teenager Marcel Fernandes Filho has shattered his own world record for the fastest time to type a text message (SMS) on a touch-screen mobile phone.
Chinese wheelman Han Yue has done the seemingly impossible by breaking the tightest car parallel parking record.
Shopaholic singles have helped online retailer Alibaba set a new world record for online sales.
A recap of all the incredible action from around the world on a day of global record breaking.
Teenager finishes in a time of 15.86 seconds during showdown at Komazawa Olympic Park Athletic Field, in Setagaya, Tokyo.
In just five years, Minecraft has gone from being a cult indie title to become one of the world’s most successful entertainment franchises.