They Gave Birth to the Internet—We Gave Them a Site that Lives Up to that Legacy

In its brief history as a public, land grant, research university assimilated within vibrant Los Angeles, UCLA has emerged as one of the world’s most important academic institutions. With unyielding focus on excellence in every field, UCLA is an engine of opportunity propelling change around the world. Consistently ranked in the top tier of national and international universities and powered by extensive resources, a renowned reputation, and most importantly, the will to make a real difference in the world, its impact can be felt far beyond the campus. Read More

Intern Alley

As our time here at 160over90 comes to a close, we (the interns) thought it would be fun to put together a quick visual guide of our experiences, as well as some things we have learned along the way. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: 2010 Design Crutch Winner Announced!

First off, thank you for all of your submissions to the 160over90 2010 Design Crutch Awards (sponsored by FFFFFFFOUND!!). We received more than 1200 entrants—our most ever! Our esteemed judges spent a weekend in Philly pouring over your work, and only trashed one room at the La Quinta. (John Maeda, check your fax for the damages bill.) Read More

Adidas / Star Wars Collaboration

Soon, everything you own will be available in Star Wars format. Which I, for one, am comfortable with, as long as I never see a KitchenAid Jar Jar Edition Stand Mixer. Check out these 2010 collaborations between the franchise and Adidas. They had me at the Millennium Falcons, though the Dagobahs look pretty comfortable for lounging around on the weekend or during your self-imposed exile in your swamp hut. Read More

Best Made Axes


The beautiful axes of Graeme Cameron and Peter Buchanan-Smith of Best Made Co. make me want to go out back and split a cord or two. Of course, at prices starting at $200 per, I’d have to start a side business to justify my purchase. Tempting as it may seem to take their suggestion and hang one in my office, I’m afraid my coworkers might suspect me of going a little Jack Torrance on them.