The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is mulling an Olympic milestone: giving dot-com sports journalists media credentials to cover the Winter Games in 2002.
Stories by Bernhard Warner
Will October 27, 1999 go down in history as the day of reckoning for Amazon.com and the rest of the e-commerce stocks? An increasingly disgruntled Wall Street crowd thinks so.
The first figures for online holiday sales are in - and so far the numbers are making even the most bullish analysts look smart. The Boston Consulting Group and Shop.org, a trade association that represents dozens of prominent online merchants, announced Monday that Internet sales revenues between Nov. 23 and Dec. 20, 1998 jumped 230 percent over last year. The report was based on sales for 17 Web retailers.