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Totally Wired: On the Trail of the Great dotcom Sw&hellip by Andrew Smith
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A beautifully written and compassionate account of the turn of the century dotcom Boom and Bust, this book masterfully intertwines individual destinies of first start-up creators with the big money game behind the stock market bubble. Totally Wired follows a flamboyant media visionary and a handful of New York's digital wiz-kids from rags to riches, and back to rags - and puts forward a strong hypothesis as to where all the money went when the online stocks took the plunge at the turn of the millennium. A great history lesson to learn from, in the year of Facebook's IPO and the new "social media" Eldorado - and a touching story of inspired dreamers who may have seen the future we are… Read more

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