Category: Internet

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,…