297: Geir Windsvoll – Live Streaming in Thailand

297: Geir Windsvoll – Live Streaming in Thailand


 

Podcast highlights:

  • [09:13] Geir shares his experience when in late 90s he tried taking the existing online services and combing with the community features and his various other experiments with internet.
  • [24:10] Geir tells us the challenges he face in scaling live videos and how important it is for tech team to be ready for what is coming. He also tells about prototyping and how it lets a team test out and give them experience in the field they wanted.
  • [36:30] 20-30 years back we have seen millions of young population in China, Japan and Thailand moving from countryside to large cities. Its interesting to see how social apps are bringing them close to the roots.