Remember Beenz? How about Lycos? Altavista? Even though it’s still only 20 years old, the web (note, not the internet) has seen more than its fair share of crashes and burns.
This piece from business pundit picks 25 of the most high-profile and tries to pick out some pearls of wisdom from the detritus.
Venture capitalist Paul Graham calls these the ‘elite of failures’. See what you can learn – apart from don’t burn through all your angel money in 6 months flat!