| ||Ask HN: Cloning a US startup for a european country ?|
41 points by al_ on Feb 17, 2010 | hide | past | web | favorite | 25 comments |
I was wondering what do you guys think about cloning a US startup for a european market ?|
There is this american startup that has a great product, but there isn't any equivalent in my country ( France ). I'm thinking about cloning it because I felt in love with the product and think it could be a success in my country. Originally I didn't want to "clone" any product, but seeing this one really made me want to develop it.
Anyone has done it before ? What are the different things to consider before starting such a project ? Would it be viewed as "bad" to do such a thing ?
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