"So, people ask me how, Masa, did you do that? And people tell me it was lucky incident. But to me, if I can answer only one key factor, one thing in common that I always make investment is that I always make investment at the beginning of the paradigm shift. I never chase from the backward. I always go at the front of the edge of the paradigm shift. So in my last 40 years, okay, the PC started, PC internet started, PC broadband started, mobile internet started, okay. So, to me everything was internet. It was all getting connected and I invest at the every beginning of paradigm shift.
Now going forward what will happen in the next decade? Every 10 years, the big paradigm shift comes then what is the next 10 years, okay, next 20 years and so on. I say biggest paradigm shift that's coming is that internet is going to get connected, not just PC, not just mobile, but everything else. Everything else will be interconnected, so that is Internet of Things in today's terminology. So that paradigm shift is really happening from here on next 10 years, big-time. It's going to explode and in 20 years, 30 years, it's even going to more-and-more accelerate. Today 10 device per population are having Internet Of Things that is smartphone and tablets or PCs. But in 40 years from now, 1,000 devices per population is going to get all connected, that's my view. That's the view I kept on saying the last few years."
Masa believes Arm Holdings chips will be the biggest beneficiary of the internet of things with a track record like his it's a view worth listening to.
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