Peter Diamandis, fully Peter H. Diamandis

Peter
Diamandis, fully Peter H. Diamandis
1961

Greek-American Engineer, Physician and Entrepreneur, Founder and Chairman of X Prize Foundation X Prize Foundation which offers large cash incentive prizes to inventors to solve grand challenges like space flight, low-cost mobile medical diagnostics and oil spill cleanup, Chairman of Singularity University

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A technology now under development, known as Lab-on-a-Chip (LOC), has the potential to solve these problems.

A week's worth of the New York Times contains more information than the average seventeenth-century citizen encountered in a lifetime. And the volume is growing exponentially. ?From the very beginning of time until the year 2003,? says Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, ?humankind created five exabytes of digital information. An exabyte is one billion gigabytesor a 1 with eighteen zeroes after it. Right now, in the year 2010, the human race is generating five exabytes of information every two days? By the year 2013, the number will be five exabytes? It?s no wonder we?re exhausted.

Abundance is an all-inclusive idea. It means everyone.

Abundance is both a plan and a perspective.

Abundance is not about providing everyone on this planet with a life of luxury?rather it?s about providing all with a life of possibility.

Access to and the strategic use of ICTs have been shown to have the potential to help bring about economic development, poverty reduction and democratization?including freedom of speech, the free flow of information and the promotion of human rights.

According to Maslow, the needs at each level have to be satisfied before a person can progress to the next.

Add in an impossible-to-avoid media continuously scaring us in an attempt to capture market share, and you have a brain convinced that it's living in a state of siege.

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First Name
Peter
Last Name
Diamandis, fully Peter H. Diamandis
Birth Date
1961
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Greek-American Engineer, Physician and Entrepreneur, Founder and Chairman of X Prize Foundation X Prize Foundation which offers large cash incentive prizes to inventors to solve grand challenges like space flight, low-cost mobile medical diagnostics and oil spill cleanup, Chairman of Singularity University