Mark Plans To Bring Internet to the Rest of the World

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by Jaspher Balmes


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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is proposing to bring Internet to the bi...
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is proposing to bring Internet to the billions of poor people around the world. He has teamed with the world's biggest tech companies. Check the news <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/facebook-teams-nokia-samsung-bring-internet-access-rest/story?id=20019769/">HERE!!</a> <br> Do you like his Plan? or Not? Share your opinions and criticism!
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  Opinion Poll


   2800 Points on the line.

   74 joined this poll.     

   0 Days Remaining.

   63 Comments.




This poll has ended.
Winner: YES!

85% of the group voted correctly.

YES!


85%
NO!


15%

Comments

  • 0.0%

    Top Comment: Loraine Brownloch over 5 years ago.

    hey guys check this out please.
    http://www.fastcompany.com/3016118/fast-feed/facbook-has-a-big-plan-to-connect-up-the-rest-of-the-world


  • 48.15%

    Top Comment: Mike Baltimore voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    There is no usefulness in judging Mark Zuckerberg's motives for putting his weight behind internet.org
    ~accordiing to Forbes news


  • 50.72%

    Top Comment: Robert Rice voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    so far so good but i don't see any news regarding this plan


  • 64.44%

    06 Bowling over 5 years ago.

    this is really the best thing so far but i think.. only facebook is free of data charge..


  • 52.17%

    anton gamboa over 5 years ago.

    i can feel it.. thank you internet.org


  • 47.62%

    Kevin O over 5 years ago.

    and now he wants to bring internet? what is he thinking?


  • 45.28%

    Bruce Manley voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    oh? why 11 people doesnt like internet? hmm do they have life? haha


  • 50.98%

    KT BosS voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    better do, talk is cheap..


  • 75.0%

    Geneva Sawyer over 5 years ago.

    I love his plan :)


  • 66.67%

    Mark Steven Russ over 5 years ago.

    Mark will be the richest man if this happen. richer than carlos slim helu


  • 56.1%

    Myrtle Womack voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    well, isn't this a good news?


  • 53.33%

    Stacey Jones voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    yep, i just don't know what might happen in the near future, for sure Mark's doing this for his own benefits


  • 50.72%

    Robert Rice voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    so far so good but i don't see any news regarding this plan


  • 50.0%

    P. Cortez voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    ain't this cooler than any other plans made? lmao haha


  • 50.74%

    Jaspher Balmes voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    the one who invented the internet haha


  • 58.33%

    Martha Demaris voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    Yes, there's nothing wrong with his plans, though we all know that Mark's very own Facebook.com will really grow because of those billion people which will become potential facebook user.


  • 87.88%

    Mark Hailes voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    Free internet ? not bad.


  • 0.0%

    Keith Johnson over 5 years ago.

    Nice. i guess this is the marketing strategy of mr. zuckerberg to make money off these billions of people. correct me if im wrong


  • 58.33%

    Martha Demaris voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    these billions of people who will be in Facebook once this plan succeeds will favors Facebook.com, thus Mark will be richer haha


  • 89.23%

    Alaine Fernandez voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    I really really like his plan.


  • 50.74%

    Jaspher Balmes voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    every body needs to be connected! lol genius Mark .. check it here http://techcrunch.com/2013/09/11/everybody-wants-to-be-connected-thats-why-were-here/


  • 43.14%

    Brian Martinez over 5 years ago.

    his plans were beneficial to all, not only in his team but for everybody.... even those people who doesnt have internet at all


  • 75.56%

    Taylor Eller voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    why would someone say NO to this? Don't they want internet? i mean people will be more civilized especially those who live in rural places


  • 51.06%

    William Bennett voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    i'll say no, Zuckerberg really got a lot of plans to make his money grow., i think this is too much


  • 52.94%

    S. Gallagher voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    mark says that facebook needs a new developer, how could he manage to bring internet to the rest of the world if their very own facebook lacks good developers


  • 50.67%

    Milford Perez voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    False, this project will be soon dumped, they aren't even sincere with this plan.


  • 57.69%

    William Brown voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    yes, that is cool but i feel this would be a plan forever,,..


  • 0.0%

    Wilson Smith over 5 years ago.

    is he gay ?


  • 0.0%

    Mackenzie Ostrieker over 5 years ago.

    What's zuckky going to accept for payment, magic bean and promises.


  • 53.33%

    Joshua Townsend voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    i heard about the news that the plan was not candid or sincere


  • 85.71%

    Teddy Moreno voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    how can you say so?


  • 59.38%

    Hector Olivares voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    i like it


  • 38.61%

    Steven Shirey voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    everybody will like it


  • 60.0%

    Lenora Gerald voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    Yes, his intention is to bring internet to the rest of the world, it is clear, though the benefit is far different but still, the idea of him bringing internet to every people is way better than y'all stupid opinions..


  • 0.0%

    Loraine Brownloch over 5 years ago.

    hey guys check this out please.
    http://www.fastcompany.com/3016118/fast-feed/facbook-has-a-big-plan-to-connect-up-the-rest-of-the-world


  • 60.0%

    Robert Stansberry voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    i dont think he's a hero


  • 58.43%

    Tom Whittier voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    From that article... "But it's also unashamedly going to help fill the coffers of Facebook, Nokia, and other partners who all will benefit from more people using their systems and services."


  • 60.0%

    Robert Stansberry voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    yes, they will benefit more than the people, isn't it kinda selfish


  • 45.76%

    Andrew Fiorillo voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    YES! i like it!~


  • 62.5%

    Lester Perdue voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    cool PLAN


  • 53.33%

    Stacey Jones voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    indeed, very cool


  • 87.5%

    Inez Pedroza voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    The billion people who are already on Facebook have way, way more money than the next 6 billion people combined
    ~ says by Mark Zuckerberg

    He got some point


  • 47.37%

    Michael Durfee voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    he's got some big back ups with this plan..


  • 67.65%

    Jack Galbreath voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    isn't it a good plan? after all, it is for free


  • 50.0%

    Wade Stramielo voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    it's quite hard, imagine how they will give almost 5 billion people internet access


  • 48.15%

    Mike Baltimore voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    There is no usefulness in judging Mark Zuckerberg's motives for putting his weight behind internet.org
    ~accordiing to Forbes news


  • 44.44%

    Douglas Wilkinson voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    he's being greedy


  • 58.67%

    DJ Franz voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    maybe a conspiracy hmmm


  • 53.33%

    Stacey Jones voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    Internet should be FREE! XD


  • 50.67%

    Milford Perez voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    don't be a pussy, Mark will benefit more than the people, maybe a thousand times more


  • 43.75%

    W. Beard voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    good plan


  • 42.86%

    Pedro Castleberry voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    this is cool


  • 48.33%

    Timothy Montes voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    i will say NO


  • 50.91%

    Danny Schaffer voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    i feel something evil inside this plan LOL


  • 54.74%

    Charles Johnson voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    cool plan


  • 50.0%

    Carl Wunderlich voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    beneath this plans lies the fact that these people who will benefit internet will be used for Facebook for its community to grow more.. and more.. but... everything was good and like what the other guys said, both parties will benefit and no one is harmed


  • 0.0%

    EJ Punk over 5 years ago.

    This would mean more if we didn't know that Zuckerberg just wants to make money off these billions of people


  • 65.32%

    Scott Reagan voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    the best plan ever lol


  • 58.67%

    DJ Franz voted for NO! over 5 years ago.

    he just wanna make Facebook a bigger community


  • 50.74%

    Jaspher Balmes voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    maybe you are right and there are chances but like what the other guy said, the benefit is mutual because most people will also benefit with this project. it's just that, his benefits in the long run will be more than our benefits


  • 45.28%

    Bruce Manley voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    that's hard., bringing internet to the rest of the world will be needing hard work.. hard hard work.. but it's cool.. i like the idea


  • 50.74%

    Jaspher Balmes voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    but with his team, he can possibly do it


  • 52.27%

    Natalie Aker voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    yeah indeed a cool idea, based on the news, he had already teamed with Nokia and Samsung and other big tech companies


  • 66.0%

    Ashby Dave Cruz voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    some critics says that this is for personal interest but i do like it


  • 45.28%

    Bruce Manley voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    i do think so, but the benefit is mutual


  • 38.61%

    Steven Shirey voted for YES! over 5 years ago.

    well, if tha means FREE INTERNET


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