Education

Dot-Com Doldrums

January 24, 2001 1 min read
Company Services Difficulties/
Developments
Bigwords.com Textbook sales Out of Business
eScore Supplementary education Layoffs
Highwired.com Web sites for schools Layoffs, expanded focus
MaMaMedia Web site for children Layoffs
Simplexis.com School purchasing Layoffs
Smarterkids.com Sales of educational toys Merged with Earlychildhood.com
Varsity Group Textbook sales, college marketing Layoffs, stock faces NASDAQ delisting
Wwwrrr Software, Web sites for schools Out of business
ZapMe! Ad-sponsored computer labs Changed focus to corporate clients

A version of this article appeared in the January 24, 2001 edition of Education Week