Dot.Con

Dot.Con


The net inventory bubble wasn't near to goggle-eyed day traderstrying to get wealthy at the Nasdaq and goateed twenty-five-year-olds enjoying wannabe invoice Gates. It was once additionally approximately an the United States that believed it had chanced on the key of everlasting prosperity: it acknowledged whatever approximately we all, and what we considered ourselves, because the twenty-first century dawned. John Cassidy's Dot.con brings this tumultuous episode to lifestyles. relocating from the chilly battle Pentagon to Silicon Valley to Wall highway and into the houses of hundreds of thousands of american citizens, Cassidy tells the tale of the nice growth and bust in an authoritative and interesting narrative. that includes the entire iconic figures of the net period -- Marc Andreessen, Jeff Bezos, Steve Case, Alan Greenspan, etc -- and with a brand new Afterword at the aftermath of the bust, Dot.con is a breathtaking and stirring account of human greed and gullibility.

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