"Today, the Internet isn't accessible for two thirds of the world. Imagine a world where it connects us all."

Introducing Internet.org, the new global partnership campaign that aims to make the Internet accessible to the 'other' 5 billion people in the world. Unlike Google's Project Loon, founding member Mark Zuckerberg is now taking the necessary steps toward a new effort that increases understanding, which, in turn will increase the rate and level of contact.

Currently, Internet users worldwide stand at a figure of 2.7 billion. According to Mashable, the other founding members are Ericsson, MediaTek, Nokia, Opera, Qualcomm and Samsung. The sheer force and enormity of each entity as a standalone will dictate the rate at which the development occurs. By banding together as a collaborative unity of companies initiating a shared set of goals - shared knowledge, projects and a stable platform can be exposed. Their aim is to ultimately focus on making Internet access more affordable, assisting businesses toward driving Internet access and using data much more efficiently.

Although Mark Zuckerberg, outlined within his official statement how he believes everyone deserves to be connected - the challenges they face are detailed right alongside these sentiments too. "The unfair economic reality is that those already on Facebook have way more money than the rest of the world combined, so it may not actually be profitable for us to serve the next few billion people for a very long time, if ever" he says.

It's not only an initiative, but a nudge to the public who currently have Internet access to start somewhat of a conversation about this topic. Keep an eye out over the next few weeks on Internet.org for news about the process and interviews with Industry experts. This should prove controversial in the light of profitability, technology, corporate ethos and general public perception toward the fundamentals of each participating founding member.

They urge us, within the video, to not be blind to differences but direct our attention toward our common interests. Is this the correct route we must all take? What do you feel is the direct path to the main issue? This is just Step 1...

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