sfcrazy writes "Linux is on a roll. After conquering the smartphone space, Android is now dominating the tablet space. According to a new study by Gartner, 'the tablet growth in 2013 was fueled by the low-end smaller screen tablet market, and first time buyers; this led Android to become the No.
According to new data from Gartner, Microsoft's tablet volumes improved during the 2013 year but the company's tablet share remained small. In fact, Microsoft accounted for a 2.1% share, with 4,031,802 tablets sold during the 2013 year. This is, however, up from the previous year's 1,162,
As Apple rides a cresting wave in the stock market with its market cap now dancing around $700 billion, a dark cloud moves in from IDC. The analysts report today that full-year iPad shipments will decline for the first time in its history, amid a sluggish market overall for tablets.
The market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) have released their forecasted figures for the performance of tablets in 2015 as well as its five-year forecast. IDC reports that worldwide tablet shipments are expected to reach 234.5 million by the end of 2015.
Apple's iPad was once at the top of the charts when it came to the tablet market. In fact, back in 2012, Apple's iPad had a 60% share in shipments, compared to the most recent quarterly share of 27%.AppleiPadMicrosoftSurface
Never in tech history have so many bought so much in such a short time. There was a memorable tweet sent in the final days before the first iPad was released: Someone in tech — and I forget their name and can’t find the tweet,
The IDC is at it again, with another prediction. This time, it's about the Surface Pro 3, a 12-inch tablet that Microsoft unveiled not too long ago. According to the IDC, Microsoft's 'two-in-one' Surface Pro 3 is expected to play a huge role in the tablet market.
The firm’s tablet processor unit took more revenue than its main competitor Qualcomm to give it a 19 per cent of the share of revenue for the entire market.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/02/intel-relegates-qualcomm-to-top-non-apple-tablet-market/
Apple’s iPad tablet ushered in the modern tablet era when it was introduced in 2010, and it’s dominated tablet sales ever since. iPad sales have stagnated recently, but nevertheless Apple has maintained its lead...The post Microsoft beats Apple in online tablet sales appeared first on WinBeta.
Tablet growth in the North American and European markets will be flat this year, according to IDC. The group revised its estimates after what it called a “second quarter of softer than expected demand.”The tablet market, which IDC counts as tablets and 2-in-1 devices, will grow by a slim 6.
An anonymous reader writes On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a case involving the conviction of a man based solely on the analysis of his "inadvertently shed" DNA.
An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,
An anonymous reader writes 14 years after the Anna Kournikova virus took advantage of users' ignorance about file-name extensions in order to wreak worldwide havoc,
Phopojijo writes The Khronos Group has announced the Vulkan API for compute and graphics. Its goal is to compete against DirectX 12. It has some interesting features,
Sparrowvsrevolution writes A new Wired magazine story goes inside the North Korean rebel movement seeking to overthrow Kim Jong-un by smuggling USB drives into the country packed with foreign television and movies. As the story describes, one group has stashed USB drives in Chinese cargo trucks.
jones_supa writes NVIDIA has fixed a long-standing issue in the Ubuntu Unity desktop by patching Compiz. When opening the window of a new application, it would go black or become transparent on NVIDIA hardware. There have been bug reports dating back to Ubuntu 12.10 times.
HughPickens.com writes: The NY Times reports that Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, according to State Department officials.
curtwoodward writes "Long before Steve Jobs kicked off the modern mobile gaming revolution with the iPhone, a Harvard astrophysicist got kids obsessed with chasing electronic lights and sounds with their fingers. Bob Doyle was the inventor behind Merlin,
realized writes with news that the Federal government thinks Sprint overcharged them $21 million when billing for wiretaps. From the article: "Sprint, like all the nation's carriers, must comply with the Communications Assistance in Law Enforcement Act of 1994,
cartechboy writes "It's no secret that semi trucks use a lot of fuel. Moving that amount of mass along at highway speeds takes a lot of power. But Walmart might have just unveiled the semi truck of the future with its WAVE concept truck.
从 2014 年的 2 月份起今年的 Android 旗舰纷纷亮相，索尼的 Xperia Z2、三星的 Galaxy S5 以及最近亮相的 HTC One M8，掀起了一个不小的新机潮。
威锋网 12 月 8 日消息，还记得谷歌的热气球计划吗？谷歌的“热气球网络计划”计划的目的是让全世界每一个角落都能连接网络。
患者疗效和器械性能的监察达到里程碑 亚利桑那州FLAGSTAFF--(美国商业资讯)--据W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) 报告，Gore 公司的全球血管内主动脉治疗备案库(GREAT)纳入的患者已超过2,500例。
我们都听过世界上九成财富掌握在一成的人手中这种说法，也知道这个社会是极度的贫富不均，但却不清楚造成贫富不均的原因到底是甚么。商业内幕 (Business Insider) 发布一张显示国民收入分配的洛伦兹曲线 (Lorenz ... ...
Here’s Huggable—Teddy Ruxpin for the new millennium. It’s a talking blue teddy bot designed to interact with and comfort hospitalized children. Read more...
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The slowdown in hardware sales continues apace. Gartner today published its latest forecasts for device sales — covering PCs, tablets, ‘ultramobiles’ and smartphones — and it predicts that while end-user sales overall will continue to grow to 2.4 billion units in 2016, it will be at a snail’s pace,