News and Ideas

News and Ideas

Oakley Inferno engineered by Mixer Design Group

The New Oakley Inferno Ski Goggle

The cool new Oakley Inferno is a goggle with a lens that can instantly de-fog itself should you manage to get moisture on the inside. It does this by using an electrical current passing through a heating element in the lens itself. It’s a very similar system to those that have been in cars for years. The power for the pack is carried on the goggle strap and is no more obtrusive than the similarly shaped action cameras on the market.

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Dell gaming laptop design by Mixer.

New Alienware gaming laptop screams to market!

Once again, Dell taps Mixer to define the industrial design brand language of their latest gaming laptop offering. Our creative team worked closely with the Dell Experience team to deliver the ultimate gaming experience.

Check out this article in The Verge about it!

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Radar Pace Engineered by Mixer Design

Wearable Design Tech and Specialized Expertise

The Radar Pace is an excellent example of a fully integrated wearable that employs ergonomics, biometrics, GPS, wireless coms and advanced manufacturing methods. 

Check out his amazing example done with Intel and Oakley. It enables atheletes to leverage real time training input that is informed by biometrics, GPS and personalized training regimens.



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Mixer People Industrial Designer Nick Poteracki

Mixer People - Nick Poteracki. An eye-opening PC, and a path.

A bad PowerPoint, an eye-opening PC, and a path.

My introduction to industrial design came from the most nervous man I had ever met. Columbia College Chicago sent a representative to give a PowerPoint presentation about creative careers to a class of bored high school art students. We were just a few weeks away from graduating.

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Staples® Easy System designed by Mixer Group

Cool IoT Easy Button

Check out our new "Internet of Things" Easy Button concept, a key component of the Staples® Easy System ordering platform. Designed in Austin, TX by Mixer's team of industrial design and engineering experts. This modern interpretation of the world recognized icon enables people to make office supply orders using their voice and accurate natural language recognition software. With one delightful feeling button push, ordering Staples products has now become, well…easy!

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