Wistiki: No More “Hide and Seek”

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For French startup Wistiki, inspiration began with a cat. PR Officer Olivia Bianchi says that no one could find "Minou"--on a regular basis. And the problem ultimately resulted in both a cool digital solution. and a line of smart tracking devices! Founders Hugo, Theo and Bruno Lussato designed their first device, the "Voila!", to help users locate their stuff! The "Voila!" (right) tracks anything--purse, phone, keys--that has a habit of disappearing. But their new device, the "Aha!", goes one step further. It prompts the user not to forget a specific item. in the first place! At CES 2017, in Las Vegas, Olivia shared the story of Wistiki's origins and talked about the "Voila!", which is currently available; the "Aha!", which will be out within the next two months... ...and, of course, the company "muse" (mews?): Minou. (Which, in French, means "kitty"!) On this edition of Over Coffee®, you'll hear: How they launched the "Voila!" in 2016; How the "Aha!" functions, to prevent items going missing; The story behind the creation of Wistiki (and the company's first tracker, courtesy of Minou!) How the "Voila!" works; Where the "Voila!" is available; The "Aha!"'s projected availability date, and new features; What Olivia has found works best for her, using these smart tracking devices; What's ahead for Wistiki.

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