Design of the year. Maybe.

I see & study a lot of design that’s out there and sure, a lot of it is shiny, cool, smooth, expensive and often useless. Then every once in a while comes along a product that just makes sense and you want to punch yourself because you didn’t think of it or do it first.

Longest Solar Eclipse of the 21st Century

Ok, back from a little hiatus….I’ll be posting a lot over the next couple weeks though to make up for it. I’ve seen and heard a ton of great things to share but let’s start with something that will only happen once in our lifetime. If I had the money I would have flown over

Terry Timely

These guys make some really great short films, music videos, and commercials. DO NOT miss watching their latest work titled “Synesthesia”. Check out their work at Terri Timely.

Longest Solar Eclipse of the 21st Century

Ok, back from a little hiatus….I’ll be posting a lot over the next couple weeks though to make up for it. I’ve seen and heard a ton of great things to share but let’s start with something that will only happen once in our lifetime. If I had the money I would have flown over

Diggin’ At Home (June 2009)

I’ve been listening to my iTunes a lot of shuffles lately to try to rediscover stuff in my own collection. I’ve got a pretty large and very diverse collection so it’s pretty fun. Here are a few of the ‘new’ rediscoveries. That Dimenzio post from a couple weeks ago is also technically part of this.

this makes me happy and sad at the same time

The industrial designer in me loves to see a nice cut-away of an object but this is almost sacrilegious! I think anybody that notices the beauty of an Aston Martin knows that they’re built very well and with great attention to detail. It’s bad enough that they need to crash-test a bunch of these but

Listen up- Reality TV feat. Black Thought

WHOA! I just got this a couple days ago….and I finally got my FTP issue resolved so I can do these posts again. Aren’t you lucky? This is the upcoming J.Dilla album ‘Jay Stay Paid’ coming out June 2nd. GET IT! I also included the song that first used this beat by Dilla’s homie Ta’Raach.

Wood + metal bike

Not much to say here. Just a really nice bike that uses wood instead of metal for some of the tubing. The joints are metal though. This was made by Arndt Menke. I am familiar with the bamboo bike by BME and the new Bamboo bike Ross Lovegrove designed for Biomega…and the wooden bike at