Month: June 2010

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.…