In the media

  • April 24, 2018 – First batch of Point version 2, already sold out ” Smarta larmbolaget Minut: Första upplagan är redan slutsåld” (Di Digital)
  • Nov 24, 2017 – Swedish home security startup Minut raises $2.5 million, launches Kickstarter (
  • Nov 22, 2017 – The new version of Point, better and smarter “Smarta larmbolaget Minut: ”Vi ska bli störst i världen” (DI Digital)
  • Jan 8, 2017—Swedish entrepreneurs at CES 2017 “Svenskar utmanar i Las Vegas” (SVD)
  • Dec 1, 2016 —Launching partnership with Finland’s largest telco Elisa “Nordic Makers-bolag får finskt genombrott” (DI Digital)
  • Nov 17, 2014 – Surveillance box alerts you to break-in noise at home (New Scientist)
  • Nov 14, 2014 – “The Point Will Watch Your House While You’re Away” (TechCrunch)

Quick facts

  • Minut was founded in August, 2014, by Nils Mattisson, Fredrik Ahlberg, Martin Lööf and Marcus Ljungblad.
  • Minut is the first Scandinavian company to attend HAX, the world’s premier hardware accelerator.
  • Minut employs people from Apple, Google, TAT, Axis, and the top universities in Sweden.
  • Point launched on Kickstarter in November, 2014 and pledged $312,000. Almost 13x its original goal.
  • Minut have shipped over 12,000 Points since January, 2016. An updated version of Point was released in July, 2018.

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Company information

Owners: Founders, employees, angel investors,, Nordic Makers, and SOSV.
CEO: Nils Mattisson
HQ: Bredgatan 4, Malmö, Sweden