Kickstarter expands into Scandinavia and Ireland

Crowdsourcing platform has already generated over $1 billion in worldwide pledges.

Kickstarter, the global crowdfunding platform, is now available in Denmark, Ireland, Norway and Sweden.

People in these countries can now start building projects, which can be launched to the public in October.  All projects will be visible to the worldwide Kickstarter community, but users can search for projects regionally.

Source: Kickstarter blog.