TechCrunch: How Jaiku Made Prezi Focus On The US Market
Editor’s note: Peter Arvai, founder and CEO of Prezi, is working to help people share ideas. Prior to joining Prezi, he established healthcare startup omvard.se and was a part of creating the world’s first mobile news reader. Follow him on Twitter.
Just months before Twitter launched in 2006, a company launched in Helsinki, Finland — the land of Nokia, ruler of mobile phones. The company’s idea was simple: Make it easy to publish short messages via mobile phones. Ring a bell? For the Internet-savvy community in Northern Europe, it was Jaiku that kept people up to date and connected. I was one of Jaiku’s happy users...read more