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Nicholas Negroponte quotes and sayings

Businessman | Born: December 1, 1943
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Big companies are looking closer term, and even the most technological companies spend less than 1% of sales on research. Startups have suffered the burst bubble.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : By the year 2020 the largest employer in the developed world will be the self.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : The cost of electronics in a modern car now exceeds the cost of its stall.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : The change from atoms to bits is irrevocable and unstoppable. Why now? Because the change is also exponential - small differences of yesterday can have suddenly shocking consequences tomorrow.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Linux is its own worst enemy: it's splintered, it has different distributions, it's too complex to run for most people.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Kids drop out of school mostly because school is boring and not particularly relevant.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Most children in the world go to schools in two shifts, there's a morning shift and an afternoon shift.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Very often kids don't ask questions in class because they don't want to be seen asking a question.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Scale will get you strategy.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : Incrementalism is innovation's worst enemy.
Nicholas Negroponte motivational quote : It makes no sense to ship atoms when you can ship bits.