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How much data will 8Billion People create and store?

Written by Huiyan Tuesday, June 28 2011 10:50

How much data will 8Billion People create and store? Waayyy more than 1.8 Zettabytes! Just how much is THAT much? Well, simply put, you'll have to extrapolate from values already known today. Check out Josh Catone's (Mashables) research in this interesting Infographics format:.......

 

You can achieve ANYTHING!

Written by Suzie Queue Tuesday, May 10 2011 08:45

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Nothing's impossible, if you believe. If you can Vizualise it, you can Achieve anything. Take a look at the sheer beauty of human achievement set against the majestic (Andreas) Hinterstoißer traverse. Watch as Ueli Steck scales the north face of the Eiger, picture in your mind as he speed climbs (yesss, SPEED climbs!!) his way without any safety harness, if he can achieve his seemingly impossible feat, you can achieve yours!

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1 Billion Ahead...The face of 7 Billion

Written by Suzie Queue Thursday, March 03 2011 13:03

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We're 8BillionBUYERS staying 1 Billion ahead of the curve. By the year 2025, there'll be an estimated 8Billion People on the face of the earth. According to National Grographic, the typical human face then will be Indian. Take a peek at the surprising face of the Most Typical Human today!
   

A Positive Experience

Written by Sandy G., Los Altos Monday, February 14 2011 17:08

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My name's Sandy, from Los Altos, California and I'm an 8BillionBUYERS User. I just wanted to share my personal experience. Living in Silicon Valley,

 

   

8BillionBUYERS supports the Arts and Indie Film makers, CAIFF, Lea Thompson

Written by Peggy Tuesday, February 08 2011 11:22

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8BillionBUYERS joined Non-Profit Indie Film organizers CAIFF, Diamond Award Honoree Lea Thompson (best known for her 1990s NBC situation comedt Caroline in the City and her portrayal  Lorraine Baines McFly, Marty McFly's's (Michael J. Fox) mother, in the Back to the Future trilogy), and a host of Indie Film makers, Producers, Directors and fans at the Closing Ceremonies of California Independent Film Festival at the Rheem Theatre in Moraga, CA.


The San Francisco Bay area is not only a community Philanthropists who support hundreds of thousands of Causes; nor is it  merely brimming with cutting edge High Tech Ventures and Billionaire Silicon Valley entrepreneurs; it's a culture that embraces and promotes Artists and Film makers who embody diversity, innovation, and uniqueness of vision. It's not simply how much a film rakes in at the box office that matters, but that some stories be made, told and shared.


Sometimes a vision needs to be captured and promulgated around the world in movies that cause profound thought and inspire mankind to act in ways that benefit global humanity........


 

   

8BillionBUYERS supports California Independent Film Festival (CAIFF)

Written by Peggy Tuesday, February 01 2011 15:37

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8BillionBUYERS supports The Arts and Independent Filmmakers and was present at the 13th Annual California Independent Film Festival, ( non-profit 501(c)3) which runs from January 28th - February 3rd, 2011 at The New Rheem Theatre in Moraga, CA. Also present were Tess Harper (CAIFF 2011 Slate Award -  Lifetime Achievement, Little Mary Sunshine, The Story of Bonnie and Clyde, A Christmas Wish, Gret's Anatomy, Brothers & Sisters, A Stranger to Love , Amityville 3-D), Lou Diamond Phillips (Maverick Award, Golden Globe and Tony Award Nominee, films include La Bamba, Young Guns, Renegades, Courage Under Fire...........


   

Groupon now at 8BillionBUYERS!

Written by Suzie Friday, January 14 2011 10:38

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Groupon's now available right here at 8BillionBUYERS! Laughing
Now YOU can get all the great benefits from Groupon AND get an extra 5% (for new users) to 1% back!
It all adds up. All it takes is a few key strokes online right here! In 3 easy steps, this is how Groupon works......

 

   

Always 1 Billion ahead!

Written by Peggy Tuesday, January 04 2011 17:36

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At 8BillionBUYERS, we always strive to think a Billion ahead. According to the United Nations, the world's population is expected to be in the order of 8Billion by the year 2025. By the end of 2011, it should reach 7Billion. Ever wonder what 8BillionBUYERS look like? Well, watch this video by National Geographic and add another 1 Billion to your imagination!
   

Obama's $750 Million

Written by Joni TW Tuesday, December 28 2010 12:20

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Right after the Presidential Elections, I read online that the bulk of President Obama's fundraising  campaign amount of $750Million came from millions of grassroot donors who gave $5, $10.....

 

   

Disneyland Dreams

Written by TedFAU Tuesday, December 28 2010 12:10

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1956 - many of our parents weren't even born then. This was a quaint home made video the Barstow family made of the prize they'd won and the ensuing Disneyland adventure that followed. What struck me was that their ENTIRE neighborhood.....

 

   

Check out ALL the Exciting After Christmas & Year End Online Sales right here!

Written by Joannie Cruz Saturday, December 25 2010 20:41

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The highly anticipated and exciting post Christmas and Year End Sales are HERE right now at 8BillionBUYERS!! Simply Login FIRST, then check out the hundreds of Merchants and all the year end bargains right at your fingertips! No need to rush out during the wee hours of the cold mornings, fight traffic or line up in long queues at the stores! Now you can get all the very best deals (some of our Merchants are offering FREE.....

 

 

   

8BillionBUYERS - Facebook & Twitter

Written by Steward Trust Friday, December 24 2010 13:58

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For up to the minute news on 8BillionBUYERS, e-Commerce, Philanthropy and lots of really cool stuff, check out our Blog & follow us on Facebook and Twitter! You'll be glad you did! Thanks & Happy Holidays everyone!

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8BillonBUYERS help Santa and Head Start Association

Written by Santa's Helper Sunday, December 19 2010 00:00

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On Saturday Celebrations on the Bay and 8BillionBUYERS staff helped the National Head Start Association City of Oakland kids enjoy Santa.  All of the children were from Oakland, CA and this event made their Holiday season a truly memorable one.

   

How to ALWAYS score the best deals.....Mobile Apps with instant price comparisons

Written by Nikki Thursday, December 16 2010 16:12

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How to ALWAYS score the best deals.....Mobile Apps with instant price comparisons - what it's what Bricks and Mortar Retailers fear most about Online Shopping.....While having a friend over for dinner one evening, I was bemused to find him waving his Smart Phone taking pictures of my kitchen appliances, books, pottery, vase and pretty much everything in sight! That night I found out......

 

   

Massive Teddy Bear Toss halts game by 40 mins

Written by Tim McGuire Thursday, December 16 2010 15:31

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The holiday spirit is very much alive in the hearts of so many today! Watch as 23,906 Teddy Bears and other stuffed animals were tossed into an ice...

 

   

Amazon.com signs up with 8BillionBUYERS!

Written by SuzieQ Thursday, December 09 2010 14:12

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It's no surprise that one of the world's TOP e-commerce companies, AMAZON.com (AMZN, Market Cap US$78.19Billion) has just signed up with 8BillionBUYERS! We are thrilled with our alliance with AMAZON.com this early in our pre-launch and from what we've gathered, you can expect a flood-gate of more Merchants in the months ahead! This means more smart......

 

 

   

The Billionaire Mindset

Written by Peggy Thursday, December 09 2010 11:36

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Perhaps we should take a clue from the world's wealthiest billionaires. Their financial standing supports the precept; "the more you give, the more you get!". Read each one of their personal letters and you begin to take a peek at how the wealthiest people truly think and function. I was struck by Warren Buffett's letter, it was forthright, honest and straight from the man's heart.  Today, the co-founders of Facebook...

   

Popular Merchants

Written by Big Boy Tuesday, November 30 2010 09:59

To find the most popular Merchants just go to the home page. 
   

$5.5 Million grant for Charter School from Venture Philanthropy Partners

Written by Ambrose Sutton Monday, August 02 2010 15:00

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Venture Philanthropy Partners, a nonprofit group is giving $5.5 million to help........expand a network of charter schools in Washington, with the goal of more than doubling enrollment by 2015.
   

World Changer Planet Shaker

Written by Pegster Monday, August 02 2010 00:00

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Abraham Lincoln said "By serving others and putting others' needs before oneself, only then can anyone truly impact the world with change." You know what? I happen to disagree........

   

From Tiananmen Square student leader protestor to Warren Buffett Successor

Written by Bryan Holliday Friday, July 30 2010 15:12

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I came across a Wall Street Journal article today - yup, a necessary evil ("perk" as it were, from having way too many airline miles) (can't wait till my paper subscription expires - I'd rather much rather revert  to getting my news online) - which speculates that Li Lu, a Chinese born hedge fund manager with close personal ties to Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman and long time Buffet friend and mentor Charlie Munger, may succeed Warren Buffett. Upon closer reading, I found out......

 

   

60 nations pledged $5.3 Billion to aid Haiti, so far only $506 Million has been disbursed

Written by FirefoxCNN Thursday, July 29 2010 13:11

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What's been widely publicised is that at 4:53 pm Tuesday January 12th, 2010, the strongest earthquake since 1770 hit just 10 miles west of Porte-au-Prince, Haiti and its 2 million inhabitants. The 7.0 magnitude quake sent 33 aftershocks and left 1/3rd of its 10 million inhabitants in immediate need of emergency aid. 60 nations pledged $5.3 billion at an aid conference in March. What's not so widely known is the relatively "miniscule" amount that's actually been delivered to Haiti; the amount? $.....

   

Global Online Shopping - guess how many Millions Shop online and WHAT they buy!

Written by John McKinnon Tuesday, June 15 2010 00:00

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According to the latest Nielson Global Online Survey on Internet Shopping habits, more than 85% of the World’s Online Population......

   

You'd shop Online if you figured out exactly how much YOU are really worth - per hour!

Written by BuffettGG Tuesday, May 18 2010 00:00

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Like many of you, there was a time when "shopping" for me meant an actual physical trip to the stores - then along came the internet age......
   

WSJ: World population on target to reach 8 BILLION

Written by Madison Jeong Monday, April 19 2010 00:00

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Global population according to the United Nations (UN), the United States Census Bureau (USCB), the World Bank (WB) and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysts (IIASA), is projected to be in the order of 8 BILLION by the year 2025 - yup.....that's only 15 years from now! Today, it stands at over 6.88 Billion and counting...

 

   

How do you pay only $9.99 for a $59.99 item?

Written by SuzieQ Monday, March 01 2010 00:00

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Recently, I shopped around for an ergonomic contoured memory foam pillow. The better ones cost around $59.99.
Armed with an online discount, a small gift certificate, a price comparison ad, and luckily for me -