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15 Perceptive IoT Quotes by Prominent Global Leaders

The Internet of Things (IoT) has become a contentious topic. Several tech enthusiasts and global leaders argue that IoT has revamped the world of technology. Hence, we have prepared a list of a few IoT quotes that provide a perception of leaders from various aspects of life and technology on IoT. 

Powering billions of connected devices, the internet of things has significantly transformed the model of interaction between humans and technology. Being a great vehicle of change, IoT is also anticipated to enhance our daily lives in the upcoming days. 

Following is a list of 15 insightful IoT quotes quoted by prominent worldwide leaders, remarking on the potentials and possibilities of IoT. 

1. “If you invent a breakthrough in artificial intelligence, so machines can learn, that is worth 10 Microsofts” –– Bill Gates

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Many companies have grown to be the largest and most successful in the world because they have integrated machine learning and deep learning into their businesses.

2. “If you think that the internet has changed your life, think again. The Internet of Things is about to change it all over again!” –– Brendan O’Brien

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IoT has the potential to drastically transform our environment. We are beginning to witness its great influence as we are still in the early stages of the transformational journey.

3. “I think we should be very careful about artificial intelligence. If I had to guess at what our biggest existential threat is, I’d probably say that. So, we need to be very careful.” –– Elon Musk 

Elon Musk
Artificial intelligence (AI) is progressing rapidly. It can take over the world and function more smartly than humans, with the potential to replace them in the future. 

4. “The Internet of Things is going to be a real gamechanger for loyalty, just like mobile has been to date.” –– Brandon Logsdon

Brandon Logsdon
IoT will change the internet experience. Just like mobile phones, it will seamlessly become a part of our daily lives. 

5. “Everything that can be automated will be automated.” –– Robert Cannon 

Robert Cannon
Advancing machine learning capability can help humans performs tasks effectively by reducing time spent on performing menial tasks.  

6. “One cubic inch of nanotube circuitry, once fully developed, would be up to one hundred million times more powerful than the human brain.” –– Ray Kurzweil

Ray Kurzweil
Nanotechnology can be used to create powerful processors and supercomputers that can perform more powerfully than the human brain. 

7. “You’re going to see this ‘Internet of things’ start demanding network performance and making the networks much more aware of what is on top of them.” –– Hans Vestberg

Hans Vestberg
IoT will empower network performance. It will require enhanced networking and processing.


8. “When you reduce the cost of failure, you see a big eruption of innovation.” – Gary Hauthier

Gary Hauthier
IoT networks can transfer data without human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction. The world will be more connected than ever before in the coming years with IoT innovations.

9. “Despite hacks and privacy issues, people will feel a need to keep connected, partly because companies will reward them for doing so (or make life difficult if they don’t).” — Joseph Turow

Joseph Turow
People are already dependent on technology for assisting in doing their daily tasks. In the future, IoT will become more important and difficult to disconnect, partly because companies configure them in such a manner. 

10. “Like air and drinking water, being digital will be noticed only by its absence, not its presence.” – Nicholas Negroponte

Nicholas Negroponte
Digitalization has become such a crucial part of our daily lives that is and will be noticed only during its absence, not during its presence. 

11. “With emerging IoT technologies collecting terabytes of personal data the question is, are we ready to unbutton our online dress shirt while many are still just loosening their collars?”  Parker Trewin

Parker Trewin
We are constantly surrounded by sensors that detect, measure and transmit data in some manner. Devices and technologies connected through the IoT can monitor and measure data in real-time.

12. “As the Internet of things advances, the very notion of a clear dividing line between reality and virtual reality becomes blurred, sometimes in creative ways.” – Geoff Mulgan

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IoT has certainly blurred the line between reality and virtual reality. In the future, it will undoubtedly provide components that can smoothly combine gadgets with technology and provide the greatest possible experience to users.

13. “And just like any company that blissfully ignored the Internet at the turn of the century, the ones that dismiss the Internet of Things risk getting left behind.” — Jared Newman

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IoT has been facilitating businesses by providing enhanced operations and functions. Those companies who ignored IoT, in the beginning, are now prone to be left behind in yielding its benefits. 

14. “The Internet of things will augment your brain” – Eric Schmidt

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People are investing more time in technology such as computer programs and video games. It may assist people in improving their memory and other cognitive abilities.

15. “The Internet of Things has the potential to change the world, just as the internet did. Maybe even more so.” – Kevin Ashton

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Like the internet, IoT has the ability to change the functioning of the world in the coming years by improving the quality of life.

Relevance of IoT Quotes in Modern World

The above IoT quotes indicate the potential of IoT to change the way we perceive the world. As machines are dominating monotonous routines, IoT will enable users to command and operate comfortably—making lives easier. It will also help reduce redundancy and save a significant amount of time on manual computing. Moreover, automating devices will become easier and preferably faster than before. The bright minds are predicting the possibilities of IoT incorporation. 

Do let us know your thoughts on impact of IoT in the upcoming generations.

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