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12/28/2015
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Tech Fail Forecast: Bursting The Next Bubble

Fifteen years after the dot-com bubble burst, industry pundits are calling out similar signs of froth in the current tech boom. Here are nine tech ideas, products, excesses, and business models that we expect to look back on in 15 years and ask: "What were we thinking?"
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Unlearned Lesson No. 2
Joan Wrabetz, serial entrepreneur and a former venture-capital firm partner, said online food-takeout startups are making a resurgence. The 2000 tech bust flattened the first wave of Internet-centered deliverers. Now, startup Delivery Hero is valued at $3.1 billion. 'Hasn't pizza delivery been around for years?' Wrabetz wondered.
(Image: Delivery Hero)

Unlearned Lesson No. 2

Joan Wrabetz, serial entrepreneur and a former venture-capital firm partner, said online food-takeout startups are making a resurgence. The 2000 tech bust flattened the first wave of Internet-centered deliverers. Now, startup Delivery Hero is valued at $3.1 billion. "Hasn't pizza delivery been around for years?" Wrabetz wondered.

(Image: Delivery Hero)

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