5. Steve Ballmer saying "Linux is a cancer" and a decade later Microsoft going open source In fairness, Ballmer himself said this in one of (many) unguarded moments, but it's an excellent illustration...
As well as the 250Tbps Dunant cable, work is ongoing on the Equiano and Grace Hopper cables, connecting New York and South Africa to Europe
IBM foresees a 1,000-qubit device by 2023, and 'frictionless quantum computing' by 2025
'Things that think want to link, and things that link want to think'
The new material can physically reconfigure itself as it processes and stores new information
The WEF's new platform will work to ensure that AI governance reflects best practices in data governance