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Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week

"You are doing important work. Please don't stop. If you have questions or concerns about whether to continue or not, please ask. However, with the exception of a few things that might heavily constrain us in the future, the answer is most likely: "Yes, keep moving."

Marissa Mayer, new CEO of Yahoo in her first memo to Yahoo employees. Mayer a 13 year veteran of Google, became Yahoo CEO on Wednesday (AllThingsD)

"It doesn't take much to imagine the consequences of a successful cyber attack."

Barack Obama, President of the United States in an OpEd piece warning about the risks of a nation state cyber-attack (WSJ)

"Next year, 5 percent of the world's PCs will ship with Ubuntu pre-installed."

Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu Linux (InternetNews).

"I'm bullish on ARM as a disruptive technology."

Mark Collier, VP of Marketing and Business Development for OpenStack at Rackspace, on the news that OpenStack is now available on ARM as well as x86. (ServerWatch)


"Certainly over the last couple of years as tablet volumes have ramped up, they do present and have presented an alternative for consumer share of wallet."

Paul Otellini, CEO of Intel during his company's earning call (Datamation)

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com, the news service of the IT Business Edge Network, the network for technology professionals Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.