Be more than you are.
These are projects I am interested in or have begun but that I have decided to shelve indefinitely. Maybe you should take them over? :-)
Rememer DD-WRT? Why don't we have that for IoT devices? It's really easy to write custom software to run IoT devices. It should be easier. We shouldn't have nameless anonymous servers in China running our devices and pushing software onto dozens of devices in every home.
Check out this custom ESP8266 software I wrote.