Blog Category: Electronics Engineering | MAKO Design + Invent

BLOG CATEGORY: Electronics Engineering

A Webcam and Home Security Camera Inspired By Squid Game

A Webcam and Home Security Camera Inspired By Squid Game

Mako Design + Invent
November 4, 2021

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of Squid Game by now. This hit Korean survival thriller is the biggest show right now on Netflix. Everywhere you... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 4, 2021
Inventions in 2021 to Make This Halloween Your Spookiest One Yet!

Inventions in 2021 to Make This Halloween Your Spookiest One Yet!

Mako Design + Invent
October 27, 2021

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Halloween is right around the corner. Costumes prepared, treats ready, pumpkins carved – all you need for the finishing touch are the decorations. Are you... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
October 27, 2021
MAKO Design Client, Ryse, Surpasses Their Crowdfunding Goal With Ease

MAKO Design Client, Ryse, Surpasses Their Crowdfunding Goal With Ease

Mako Design + Invent
September 23, 2021

MAKO client, Ryse, recently raised over 100 percent of their crowdfunding investment goal on FrontFundr! They surpassed their initial ask of $250,000 on the FrontFundr crowdfunding platform. If you’re reading... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
September 23, 2021
MAKO’s Favorite Golf Products in 2021

MAKO’s Favorite Golf Products in 2021

Mako Design + Invent
July 29, 2021

Summer’s in full swing! That calls for some time to cool off on the beach, barbeques and, and my personal favorite, hitting the links. There’s nothing quite like a relaxing... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 29, 2021
MAKO’s Favorite Cooking Products in 2021 Part 1

MAKO’s Favorite Cooking Products in 2021 Part 1

Mako Design + Invent
July 28, 2021

Live to eat; not eat to live. Stuck indoors with not much to do, many of us tried our hand at cooking new recipes throughout the pandemic. Some of you... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 28, 2021
Hardware, Software, and Firmware

Hardware, Software, and Firmware

Mako Design + Invent
April 21, 2021

As a world-class hardware product development company for startups and inventors, one of our objectives is to demystify product development for all. As with any specialized industry, there always seems... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 21, 2021
Introducing the Head Array Designed by our Director of Design, Tim Uys, for ASL!

Introducing the Head Array Designed by our Director of Design, Tim Uys, for ASL!

Mako Design + Invent
July 15, 2020

At our Austin invention help studio, Mako Design, we love to look for and create new innovative designs to help out any projects. Our team of world-class designers are passionate... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 15, 2020
Going Wireless: The Appeal and Success of Wireless Products

Going Wireless: The Appeal and Success of Wireless Products

Mako Design + Invent
June 15, 2020

When approaching product design and invention design services, there are a lot of strategies that one can take in order to help enhance and improve their designs. When working with... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 15, 2020
Best Practices for PCB Design from our Electrical Designer, Simran Kaur!

Best Practices for PCB Design from our Electrical Designer, Simran Kaur!

Mako Design + Invent
May 29, 2020

PCB Design and Its Role in Product Design: As an electrical design firm, we consider Printed Circuit Boards, or ‘PCBs,’ to be the brains inside most of the electronic products... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 29, 2020
Gadgets that Reduce Stress Feat. Mako Client

Gadgets that Reduce Stress Feat. Mako Client

Mako Design + Invent
November 21, 2019

It’s undeniable to say that everyone at some point in their life deals with heavy periods of stress and anxiety. It’s important to keep and make sure your mental health... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 21, 2019
The Difference Between Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at Mako

The Difference Between Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at Mako

Mako Design + Invent
September 12, 2019

About Mako Design + Invents’ In-House Engineering There’s a lot that can be said about mechanical vs. electrical engineering here at Mako Design + Invent. As a product development firm,... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
September 12, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About PCBs for Your Product Design

Everything You Need to Know About PCBs for Your Product Design

Mako Design + Invent
July 9, 2019

Not every inventor who steps into industrial and product development has a large background in engineering and design. A lot of inventors need help understanding not only just the design... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 9, 2019
Love Music? These New Inventions Can Teach You How to Play Easily

Love Music? These New Inventions Can Teach You How to Play Easily

Mako Design + Invent
June 18, 2019

Music and product design might be the pinnacle when it comes to combining functionality and design all in one. If you’re looking to reach out to some maestros, or even... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 18, 2019
How Micro Product Changes Keep Consumers Happy

How Micro Product Changes Keep Consumers Happy

Mako Design + Invent
May 1, 2019

News alert! People are easier to please than we think. Yes, that’s right, consumers don’t need wild changes to the products they love, product designers are proving that small changes... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 1, 2019
Three Game Changing Mobile Phones That Made History

Three Game Changing Mobile Phones That Made History

Mako Design + Invent
October 9, 2018

The evolution of phones and cell phones has been one that we’ve all been part of. Although the invention of the phone dates way back to before a product design... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
October 9, 2018
Spotlight on PillClok: Taking the Guesswork out of Medication

Spotlight on PillClok: Taking the Guesswork out of Medication

Mako Design + Invent
July 31, 2018

Product designer, Fabián Vadillo, is changing the game when it comes to taking medication through his latest invention development. In the United States, approximately 60% of people admit to forgetting... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 31, 2018
Invention Makers Create the First Mobile Phone with 3D Technology

Invention Makers Create the First Mobile Phone with 3D Technology

Mako Design + Invent
May 31, 2018

You know when you hear about a product innovation that you need to see to believe it? That’s the case with RED’s Hydrogen One Handset that was promised by the... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 31, 2018
Factors That Affect Your Manufacturing Design

Factors That Affect Your Manufacturing Design

Mako Design + Invent
February 19, 2018

Manufacturing is a key factor in the success of your product, and the success of manufacturing comes back down to every stage of your consumer electronics design. Your design will... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 19, 2018
CES 2018: What to Expect in Tech and Product Innovation

CES 2018: What to Expect in Tech and Product Innovation

Mako Design + Invent
January 8, 2018

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada this year and it’s fast approaching. The Mako Design team can’t wait to first off, escape the cold, but... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
January 8, 2018
Back to School Means Awesome New Tech Inventions

Back to School Means Awesome New Tech Inventions

Mako Design + Invent
September 6, 2017

It’s that time of year again! A time when students are heading back to the classrooms, teachers are heading back to their podiums, and a time when new tech gadgets... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
September 6, 2017
Does My Invention Need Bluetooth?

Does My Invention Need Bluetooth?

Mako Design + Invent
August 24, 2017

For a consumer electronics design company such as MAKO Design, IoT is a hot topic in the consumer electronics industry. IoT has taken the modern age by storm with wireless... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
August 24, 2017
The Importance of User Experience to a Great IoT Design Firm

The Importance of User Experience to a Great IoT Design Firm

Mako Design + Invent
July 14, 2017

Like the digital landscapes we spend a lot of our time in, product design has also started to pay closer attention to user experience. Especially when it comes to IoT... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 14, 2017
3 Sci-Fi Classics That Predicted IoT Design

3 Sci-Fi Classics That Predicted IoT Design

Mako Design + Invent
June 6, 2017

One of the most thrilling industries we at MAKO Invent have experience with is IoT design. IoT products in particular prove just how powerful a creative idea can be, especially... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 6, 2017
Engineering Feats of the 21st Century

Engineering Feats of the 21st Century

Mako Design + Invent
February 24, 2017

Today marks the end of 2017’s National Engineering Week. As an engineering design firm that works on developing products every day, we want to extend our appreciation to our team... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 24, 2017
The Internet of Things 101

The Internet of Things 101

Mako Design + Invent
February 10, 2017

As an IoT design firm, we dream of a home where appliances and products do our bidding for us. The alarm sounds, the blinds automatically raise, the coffee starts brewing... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 10, 2017
Subpac: Headphones for your Body

Subpac: Headphones for your Body

Mako Design + Invent
June 20, 2016

Advances in wearable technology are increasingly easy to come by in today’s world, capable of doing all sorts of things, from monitoring your heart rate on a Fitbit to tracking... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 20, 2016
Safe Outlet for Existing Electrical Outlet

Safe Outlet for Existing Electrical Outlet

Mako Design + Invent
May 24, 2016

“When I saw my 3 year old son walking around while holding those flimsy plastic plugs we used to plug our electrical outlets to “protect him”, a surge of mixed... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 24, 2016
Top Electrical Designers join MAKO Design + Invent

Top Electrical Designers join MAKO Design + Invent

Mako Design + Invent
May 20, 2016

MAKO Design + Invent has been taking on and delivering strong, amazing and innovative projects for more than 16 years. Last year we opened an office in Austin, Texas with a... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 20, 2016
BRIXO Gives Life to Your Design

BRIXO Gives Life to Your Design

Mako Design + Invent
April 6, 2016

At MAKO we love seeing classic games being revamped through technology and science and this for a better experience. We’ve probably all played with Lego™ bricks at some point in... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 6, 2016
Innovative Earphones With Built-In Microphone

Innovative Earphones With Built-In Microphone

Mako Design + Invent
March 23, 2016

Hands-free kit is an amazing invention. It lets people have conversations on the phone while performing other activities at the same time and make full use of their phone’s voice... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
March 23, 2016
SOUNDBOKS: Innovation for Music Lovers

SOUNDBOKS: Innovation for Music Lovers

Mako Design + Invent
March 18, 2016

We’ve mentioned in our previous blog how product development makes it possible to bring professional quality products to the public, this device featured here is the perfect example of this.... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
March 18, 2016
SpitStrips: Social Product Innovation

SpitStrips: Social Product Innovation

Mako Design + Invent
March 4, 2016

There is no greater cause than to save lives. MAKO believes that through product development we can bring innovations that will make our community safer and more responsible. Last October... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
March 4, 2016
Monument: Smart Product Design

Monument: Smart Product Design

Mako Design + Invent
February 22, 2016

It has become a natural reflex to record every moment that we enjoy with the people we love. With so many photos on our phones and cameras, it can become... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 22, 2016
Lyft and GM Collaborate For Self-Driven Cars

Lyft and GM Collaborate For Self-Driven Cars

Mako Design + Invent
January 13, 2016

At MAKO Design + Invent we believe the best ideas are formed when collaboration takes place. Whether different companies collaborate or different divisions in a firm, the outcome usually generates... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
January 13, 2016
Seamless Product Development by ChargeSpot

Seamless Product Development by ChargeSpot

Mako Design + Invent
November 25, 2015

MAKO Design + Invent loves that we live in a time where innovation has no boundaries. The entrepreneurial community has continuously progressed to provide so many amazing opportunities for young... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 25, 2015
Wearable Technology by Gest

Wearable Technology by Gest

Mako Design + Invent
November 20, 2015

Wearable technology has come a long way from your traditional digital watch to a smart watch that allows you to answer your phone calls. This is why MAKO is devoted... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 20, 2015
PetBot: Another Product Design Client Success Story

PetBot: Another Product Design Client Success Story

Mako Design + Invent
November 1, 2015

As a product development firm, MAKO Design + Invent understands the importance of innovation. It does not always derive from the idea of developing revolutionary material that has never existed... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 1, 2015
Thin Ice: From Prototype to Production

Thin Ice: From Prototype to Production

Mako Design + Invent
September 25, 2015

For decades, the weight-loss industry has been in continuous search of finding a healthy and effective way to establish long-term results. The community targeted often finds a difficult time to... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
September 25, 2015
The PetBot Launched Their Indiegogo Campaign

The PetBot Launched Their Indiegogo Campaign

Mako Design + Invent
September 4, 2015

This week MAKO is celebrating the Indiegogo Campaign launch for our long term friends and clients Misko Dzamba and Jason Yu. The PetBot Team came to MAKO late last year... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
September 4, 2015
Wearable Technology Design for Weight Loss

Wearable Technology Design for Weight Loss

Mako Design + Invent
August 5, 2015

Client success is the number one priority at MAKO Design + Invent. It is extremely motivating and inspiring to see our clients’ advanced progress after developing they recently started developing... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
August 5, 2015
GoFish Cam Goes Live on Kickstarter

GoFish Cam Goes Live on Kickstarter

Mako Design + Invent
July 23, 2015

Much of MAKO’s inspiration comes from the creative ideas that our clients bring to us. We work in partnership with each of our clients to ensure that their project is... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 23, 2015
An Exciting New Technology Design

An Exciting New Technology Design

Mako Design + Invent
May 29, 2015

It is always fascinating to see companies evolve over time. Technology companies in particular tend to be even more interesting than most, as they have to adapt to newer demands... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 29, 2015
Technology Product Design Improving Smartphones

Technology Product Design Improving Smartphones

Mako Design + Invent
May 4, 2015

Technology in today’s day and age is more advanced than ever. There seems to be an app or device for just about anything, bringing convenience to people everywhere. Technology in... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 4, 2015
A “Powerful” Invention Design

A “Powerful” Invention Design

Mako Design + Invent
April 30, 2015

Once and a while, an invention design comes around that completely changes an industry. The invention design is unlike anything on the market and more importantly solves a significant problem.... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 30, 2015
Bringing a Prototype to Production

Bringing a Prototype to Production

Mako Design + Invent
April 20, 2015

Back in February we mentioned that a Kickstarter Campaign would be launching for the unique CRUSH n COUNT. After months of hard work and dedication MAKO Invent is happy to announce... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 20, 2015
A New Product Design Helping Your Wallet

A New Product Design Helping Your Wallet

Mako Design + Invent
February 5, 2015

Product design is one of the most central components when developing a new invention. It is always important to have a strong product design, as it draws consumers in and makes... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 5, 2015
The Future of Smartphone Product Design

The Future of Smartphone Product Design

Mako Design + Invent
January 21, 2015

We have all been there, fumbling with the touch screen keyboard product design on our iPhone while writing a long message or email. You don’t realize all the unintentional keys... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
January 21, 2015
Invention News: The Useless Wireless Hat

Invention News: The Useless Wireless Hat

Mako Design + Invent
November 21, 2014

Everyone has heard of the useless wireless duck – unless you’re new to the internet, in which case, here you go. The team at MAKO were introduced to it just a few... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 21, 2014