Tablets Do Better in China Than PCs

by Emory Kale

The country’s PC market ended the fourth quarter of 2022 on a depressing note, losing 26% YoY. Desktops shipments declined 34% to 3.7 million units, and laptop shipments were down 22% to 8.5 million …

Tags:Android| HarmonyOS| ioS| laptop| Market Data| PC| tablet

Commercial Buying to Buoy PC and Tablet Shipments in the Coming Years

by Omid Rahmat

Declining demand and challenging macro-economic conditions have caused International Data Corporation (IDC) to further lower its forecast for the worldwide PC and tablet markets. Global shipments are now expected to total 403.1 million units …

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Windows 8 Launch

by Bob Raikes

Windows 8 was launched last week. The general reaction is the same as I highlighted when I saw the original Microsoft Surface announcement, that the O/S is a good one from the technical and …

Tags:PC| windows 8