That year, e-commerce company Amazon's market value was 476 billion U. Few companies have survived the burst of the dot com bubble and even fewer have managed to become internationally successful.
The end of the 1990 in the United States saw the rise of a great number of internet companies, also called online companies or a variety of the name “dot com,” where the “.com” domain is derived from the word commercial.
The price of a broadband connection places it well within the reach of the mainland Chinese middle class.
It said "Across the Great Wall, we can reach every corner in the world" (simplified Chinese: By June 2014, there were 632 million internet users in the country and a penetration rate of 46.9%. in its global leadership in terms of installed telecommunication bandwidth in 2011.
Other potential participants include advertising agencies who help generate and place the ad copy, an ad server which technologically delivers the ad and tracks statistics, and advertising affiliates who do independent promotional work for the advertiser.
In 2011, Internet advertising revenues in the United States surpassed those of cable television and nearly exceeded those of broadcast television.
Many experts say lack of trust won’t hinder increased public reliance on the internet.
Some expect trust to grow as tech and regulatory changes arise; others think it will worsen or maybe change entirely.