Watch this exclusive interview by Jason Calacanis where he learns more from Periscope’s CEO and Cofounder Kayvon Beykpour about the new live streaming space, Twitter’s acquisition, and the future of live streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat.
Live-video streaming is shaking the tech world and today Jason talks to major player Kayvon Beykpour, CEO & Co founder of the recently Twitter-acquired Periscope. Jason periscopes this rollicking conversation (see those hearts fly!), as Kayvon (@kayvz) shares his views on the perceived dogfight with Meerkat, why Periscope sold to Twitter before launching, his current & future product strategy, and why the time is now for live-video streaming. They also dive into Periscope’s lessons from early adopters, Kayvon’s inspiration for the product idea, where exactly monetization sits on his radar, how Kayvon’s Iranian-born parents sparked his entrepreneurial spirit, and much more. Tune in!
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