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dot-com company

An organization that offers its services exclusively on the Internet, either via the user's Web browser or a client program that must be installed in the user's computer. Amazon.com, Yahoo!, Google and eBay are examples of dot-com companies. Telecom companies that offer voice or video services over the Internet also fit into the dot-com company umbrella.

But, Doesn't All Software Access the Internet?
Today, almost all software accesses the Internet for some purpose, if only to look for updates that can be downloaded. However, that does not necessarily make the company a dot-com company. The software or service must be hosted on the company's computers and accessed by users over the Internet. See dot-com.
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The dotcoms that succeed, adds Rubin, tend to be the clicks-and-mortar variety -- those with a bricks-and-mortar existence.
Frankly, employment-related liability isn't at the top of the to do list for most dotcoms. Employment-related liability is an afterthought, says Peter Petesch, a labor attorney at Ford and Harrison in Washington.
As a forward-looking music company we use the Internet to deliver music, but we don't have to be quite so explicit as to use 'dotcom' to denote a means of delivery.'
This real business, down-to-earth dotcom model should not be lumped together with the glitzy, high-flying dotcoms about which TLL is properly dubious.
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During the dotcom crash, however, they realized that greater opportunities lay with small, medium-size, and, in some cases, large companies, not with the fickle consumer.
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It also found that dotcoms ignored their customers, while another survey - partly carried out by trading standards professionals in Warwickshire - revealed more than a third of internet shopping sites failed to deliver on time.