The Engineering Entrepreneur – Ep 81

Classicbot Toys – Philip Lee– Ep81  Philip Lee is a self-taught toy designer from Hong Kong. He was an experienced advertising creative who always wanted to make his own toy. So, in December 2016 Philip started his own company Playsometoys, and debuted his first toy Classicbot Classic.  The Classicbot looks like the old Macintosh computer from the ’80s, but with arms, legs and…

Engineering Entrepreneur Podcast – Ep 80

The Audio Injector Invention – Matt Flax – Ep80  Matt is an entrepreneur running his own company, FlatMax Studios.   He has recently invented an Audio Injector product and is raising money on kickstarter.  We discussed the technology of soundcards.  Matt’s invention isolated the desired sound from the noise of the computer by use of magnetic fields, instead of using electrical…

Bottle Cap Light Up Invention– Bart Briggs– Ep36

Bottle Cap Light Up Invention– Bart Briggs– Ep36 Bart Briggs is currently an engineer for Newell Brands (formerly Rubbermiade). Like myself, he graduated from Virginia Tech (he got a degree in Materials Science and Engineering) After college he took a job with Halliburton, but despite excellent pay was experiencing job burnout. He decided to take…