Past Projects

All these projects were initiated by me, usually with a specific change objective. Some of these projects are composite projects of several in one business, and some “pivoted” from their initial objective to a new one.

  • Unipalm - Pipex - Inventing multi-platform networking

  • LINX - Creating industry structures to stop corporate capture of the initiative

  • ISPA - Creating a trade body to encourage diverse Internet Service Providers.

  • Internet Watch Foundation - Mitigating the abuse of the Internet

  • Flute Ltd - Breaking the International Cartel of marine telecommunications

  • Cambridge New Town - Mitigating the problems of an over-heating city

  • Jubilee Project - Building a homeless shelter in Central Cambridge

  • Pivot - Changing the UK’s benefit system

  • Oakington - An eCash system 10 years too early

  • Babel PC - Cloud computing 6 years too early

  • Intervivo - IPv6 Internet Service provider at least 5 years too early!

  • Internet Phone Company - Internet Telephony 2 years too late

  • Cambridge Bank - Breaking the big bank oligarchy

  • Dawe Media Ltd - Red Radio, Red TV - Cambridge TV - Generating local media to promote Cambridge

  • Cambridge TV School - Hands-on training for people wanting to be TV professionals

  • Sandy Lane Ceramics - Solving the Homeless and Workless - demonstration of best practice

  • Nexus - Distributed home media, before WiFi

  • Manda Wildness

  • Books

    • In our back Yard - Solutions for a small City

    • New Noah - The challenge facing humanity