Dave Zatz of Zatz Not Funny recently called my attention to the site of New Deal Design. Specifically because we’re both ex-Sling employees, and it turns one one of New Deal Design’s clients is Sling Media.
They have a short video which walks through the different generations of their designs for Sling Media and highlights some of the key design points:
They also have one on the Sling Touch Control 100, which they designed of course:
This was announced at CES 2010, but I don’t believe it ever shipped.
New Deal Design has worked on a number of other well known projects as well – such as the Lytro, Sifteo Cubes, the Fitbit Wellness Tracker, and, reaching way back, the Palm Zire. They’re the design wizards behind the curtain.