A great big headline to catch some attention, because everyone likes attention

So you understand the roaring wave of fear that swept through the greatest city in the world just as Monday was dawning--the stream of flight rising swiftly to a torrent, lashing in a foaming tumult round the railway stations, banked up into a horrible struggle about the shipping in the Thames, and hurrying by every available channel northward and eastward. By ten o'clock the police organisation, and by midday even the railway organisations, were losing coherency, losing shape and efficiency, guttering, softening, running at last in that swift liquefaction of the social body.

Idea #6: Television Network for Well Produced but Canceled Shows

Idea A television network that is available as a pay channel on traditional cable/dish broadcast services that focuses on airing and subsidizing the creation and continuation of high-quality intellectual and artistic serials that other networks would cancel or have canceled due to general disapproval by the general populace. It would also be available as a subscription service on the Internet…

Idea #5: Manage Desktop Context for Increased Productivity

Idea Desktop software that “plugs in” to the operating system and desktop frameworks to give the professional more control over the application instances by means of controlling visibility, location, and creation of application windows for particular contexts of focus and productivity. The user should be able to fully configure their own contextual needs, which should be based on activities they…

Idea #4: Track Internet Censorship and Ethical Violations by Fortune 5000 Companies

Idea Create a website for tracking censorship and ethics histories of large corporations. Users can contribute specific examples of censorship by providing links to web resources that have been censored by the owning company, such as a forum posting that has been deleted. Then a link to a reputable cached version of that deleted resource is provided in order to…

Idea #3: Location and Context Aware Email

Idea Create mail applications and/or mail client plugins that allow people to view their email with consideration to where they currently are and what they are doing. Webmail providers, such as gmail, could easily determine location as well using the location APIs now built into browsers and browser extensions. Some mail providers are letting users categorize their email using tags,…

Idea #2: Wireless Access Metrics for All Carriers

Idea Create a website that show consumers what real world access is like for wireless telephone carriers across the United States (and potentially the globe). Now when users decide to shop for a new carrier, perhaps because they’ve moved, or because their contract has expired, they can pick the one that performs best for them in their area. It should…

Idea #1: Publicize Banks and Credit Unions Who Fund Small Business

Idea Create a website that tracks which small and medium sized banks and credit unions actually fund a high number of small businesses and have the highest success rates. Then, publicize these lenders to the general consumer market, so they can elect to store their personal money there, which will subsequently increase the number of loans made to small businesses.…