Quote of the Week/Number of the Week | Page 5 | Straight Talk

Quote of the Week/Number of the Week

Number of the week
Quote of the week
Week of Jan 15

$772 billion

Worldwide spending on Internet of Things in 2018

Week of Jan 08

"We thought about how technology could help us create that one-on-one personalized messaging outside of the bar without having to hire 1,000 people to respond to individual guests… That's where the power of chatbot technology comes into play"

Sherif Mityas, Vice President and CIO, TGI Fridays
Week of Jan 01

$79.57 Billion

The size of the home automation system market in 2022

Week of Dec 25

“We lead people, not projects”

Wayne Shurts, CTO, Sysco
Week of Dec 18


The increase between 2016 and 2021 in the number of retail business assets (such as products, digital signs and Bluetooth beacons) connected to IoT platforms

Juniper Research
Week of Dec 04

“The amount of publicly available data is so huge that no human can come to grips with it, but AI can”

Elly Hardwick, head of innovation, Deutsche Bank
Week of Nov 27


The number of data science tasks will be automated by 2020

Week of Nov 20

“Cyber is so high up on the radar. It’s just so important. There aren’t very many things that can whack a company’s market cap by a third”

William Lansing, CEO, FICO
Week of Nov 13

$110.46 Billion

The size of the embedded systems market in 2023

Week of Nov 06

“Technology has become commonplace in our lives, including in our financial transactions, and cybersecurity should be a major concern for all Americans”

Jay Clayton, SEC Chairman
Week of Oct 30


The percent of CIOs who will have AI as top five investment priority by 2020

Week of Oct 23

“Our digital experience, cyber safeguards and IT systems are the backbone of how we do business,”

Tim Buckley, CEO, Vanguard Group