This is our 5th pivot, we’re explored various ways to get people to talk to each other, and we’ve found that discussions are more natural in a Social Media setting when individuals with the same passion are brought together. This is why we settled on building a Social Media Networking platform to enable this initiative.
While we believe Social Media is great way to bring the world together, we are strongly against the trending principles of how Social Media needs to be sticky, or having the goal keep the user on the platform as much as possible.
Machine Learning is used so your notified only when the platform can add value to the time your spend on our app.
Social Media should be working to provide value to you, as opposed to you working to find value in Social Networks.
As a machine learning enabled platform, your data is required for us to match you to important discussions and to other individuals in our virtual ecosystem.
With user data comes corporate responsibility, and we unanimously agree that introducing advertising as a revenue source would be the opposite of responsible.
So while the app will be free to use, we instead will be adopting a freemium model. So unlike many other popular Social Networks, your are not the product.
While Silicon Valley is amazing, and has introduced us to many valuable technologies and products we use today, it has other problems to content with, like homelessness.
By centralizing talent to a exclusive regions, we’re creating a Brain drain from other poorer areas in the world, adding to poverty by taking individuals who could have helped shaped their communities.
While we acknowledge these brilliant individual may not have gotten the resources needed in their area to become who they are today, we also have to ask how many other brilliant individuals didn’t get the resources they needed because they chose to fight the problems in where they live.
ZanQ is a standalone and seperate platform from Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Snapchat, etc., so you will need to download our app and use our platform independently.
The data we collect is to better personalize resources to add value to your network.
We are not an advertising revenue based business, so we will not be selling your data, period.
The platform is designed to connect everyone involved in a Startup ecosystem, these include and are not limited to: