The BigC-Connect platform has been designed to help survivors of cancer on their journey to survival. The platform has a number of facets. It provides an update feed regarding day-to-day developments in individual cases. There's a messaging service enabling one-on-one dialogue between participants. It has an "explore" feature containing up-to-date information derived from news, books and video. Finally a story section for survivors to share stories and tributes. BigC-Connect will divert any profitable income from advertising and other sources to research enterprises around the globe performing vital work in the field.