He also runs a company called World Wide Worx which, over the years, has tried to market itself by releasing statements and "research" papers relating to the net which have been stunning for their articulation of the blindingly obvious. Me myself, I have consequently found him to be mostly pretty painful, along with his World Wide Wanx.
Oh, come now, cut him a little slack. He set himself up as an expert on the internet right at the start when the 'net was new and there weren't
any experts. He just got in on the ground floor and has been making a pretty good living from it since. More power to him; wish I'd thought of it first.