Dot Com Boom and Bust

Warning

Javascript & Flash are required to view videos.

Click here to download the video file

 
  • Details
  • Description
Date
2012
Producer
Produced and directed by Jon Plutte. Written by Jas Lonnquist. Content Development by Marc Weber.
Copyright Owner
© Computer History Museum
Keywords
Video
Object ID
102695608

In the mid 1990s, the business landscape was radically altered by two magical syllables – “dot com”. A five-year boom of wild speculation ensued, followed by a devastating bust in which five trillion dollars of tech company market value evaporated. Three dot com players recall the ecstasy, the agony, and the lessons learned.