Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week – Dec. 6th 2013

“Losing your wallet.dat file is like losing your actual wallet stuffed with cash—if it’s gone, you likely won’t see that money ever again.”

-Adam Meyers, vice president of intelligence at CrowdStrike, talking about Bitcoin security (eWEEK)

“There is a practical point to security, which is how easy it is to fix things, and on that point I think containers win hands down”

-Ben Golub, CEO of Docker (eSecurity Planet)

“With Steam OS and Steam machines coming soon, Linux Foundation membership will help Valve maximize its investment in Linux long term.”

-Jim Zemin, Executive Director of the Linux Foundation (InternetNews)

“We are going to be able to add several billion more devices onto the Internet, realizing that IPv6 has more address space then there are atoms composing the entire Earth.”
-David Ward, CTO of Engineering and Chief Architect at Cisco (Enterprise Networking Planet)

“But the devil will be in the detail of the court’s opinion”
-Mark Lemley, a patent law expert at Stanford Law School,  commenting to the U.S. Supreme Court’s upcoming decision on patent reform (Reuters)

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist

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