The decade that began on January 1, 2000 and ended on December 31, 2009.
The millennium that began on January 1, 2000 and ends on December 31, 2999.
The 2000s, pronounced "two thousands" or "Noughties", was a decade that began on January 1, 2000, and ended on December 31, 2009. The 2000s generally continued the technological and socioeconomic changes that started in the 1980s and accelerated in the 1990s. Globalization had accelerated after the early 1990s fall of communism and continued to be a force in the 2000s. The growth of the Internet was one of the prime contributors to globalization during the decade, making it possible for people to interact with other people, express ideas, introduce others to different cultures and backgrounds, use goods and services, sell and buy online, and research and learn. The institutions, linkages and technologies that emerged or were redefined earlier would subsequently in this decade benefit many countries, in particular China and India. However, in other parts of the world such progress failed to address ongoing struggles with modernity, most notably characterized by the rise of al-Qaeda and other Islamist groups. Although Islamist attacks date back to the 1983 United States embassy bombing, the September 11 attacks in 2001 led to the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Canada and other nations invading Afghanistan, as well as implementing various anti-terrorist measures at home and abroad in what was known as the War on Terror. The European Union saw further integration and expansion throughout much of Europe.
The numerical value of 2000s in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of 2000s in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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When we started asking for funding for cyberthreats and violence in the early 2000s, people thought it was 'cute,'.
In the 80s and 90s, we were very close to the projects and controlled costs and execution. In 2000s, when we became rich, we became less cost-efficient.
The late 90s and 2000s it was the extreme killing time of tennis players, you look at (Marcelo) Rios, myself, (Magnus) Norman, even Marat (Safin). They pushed the players so hard that they started to break one after the other.
We've launched yachts in the last few years that have multiple pools, helipads, a squash court. There are few things now a yacht can't have, whereas a jacuzzi was a luxury in the early 2000s, now if you've got just one, it's rather frowned upon. You need to have a few and you need to have an infinity plunge pool that doubles as a helipad.
I'll never forget that, when I went as governor of the state of Florida on the tarmac for a tribute to the astronauts that died in, I think it was 2005, was it? No ... the ... um ... yeah, no the other one, 2002, in the 2000s, it was horrible. It's a recognition that this is a dangerous endeavor, but it's worth us, for all sorts of reasons, to be engaged.
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