Top 10 dotcom flops

Starting from year 1995, the world got an extra doze of anxiety. All approaches to millennia are debates between "the roosters and the owls." Conspiracy theories started to flourish. Anticipation peaked. Some even predicted an inevitable doom and came up with end of the world theories. At the same time though many venture capitalists and … Continue reading Top 10 dotcom flops

How boo.com got booed

Boo.com was a European company founded in 1998 and operating out of a London head office founded by three Swedish entrepreneurs: Ernst Malmsten, Kajsa Leander and Patrik Hedelin. Malmsten and Leander had previous business experience in publishing where they created an online bookstore, bokus.com, which in 1997 became the world’s third largest book e-retailer (according … Continue reading How boo.com got booed