Quotes of the Week

Quotes of the Week

IDC Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide:

"Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) to grow 16.7% year over year in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion”.


"More than 10 percent of new jobs created in the U.K. this year have been in technology fields, with expertise in artificial intelligence and data science two of the primary drivers—but filling those positions is proving tough”

Eddie Cue on Apple’s TV Strategy:

"We have exciting plans in store for customers and can't wait for [Erlicht and Van Amburg] to bring their expertise to Apple -- there is much more to come”

Professor Andrew Blake (via TechCrunch):

“I’m personally fascinated with how different it is humans learn from the way, at the moment, our machines are learning,” adds Blake. “Humans are not learning all the time from big data. They’re able to learn from amazingly small amounts of data”

Ronan Kelly (ADTRAN)   (via Total Telecom):

“Unfortunately there’s no differentiation from the industry perspective of long-loop G.fast versus short-loop G.fast, it’s all just called G.fast. So if there’s a bad experience on one extreme, it tends to tarnish every use case”

Richard Senft (Amber Waves VR):

"The biggest challenge is to not misrepresent the data”