TECH COMPANIES THAT WERE WAY AHEAD AND THEN LOST COMPLETELY

2000-present, consumer focus
  1. Friendster
    MySpace
  2. Hotmail*
    Gmail
  3. MySpace
    Facebook
  4. Digg
    Reddit
  5. Blackberry/RIM
    Apple
  6. ListApp
    The secret clone I am working on right now
  7. *
    OK, yes, Hotmail did get bought by MIcrosoft and so it's a product not really a company and also still has millions of users so lost completely is an exaggeration.
  8. Yahoo
    Google
    Suggested by   @brianp