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Third Quarter 2013 Worldwide PC Shipments Total 81.6 Million Units, Only 7.6 Percent Decline

Worldwide PC shipments for the third quarter 2013 reflected a slight improvement over market forecasts with a total of 81.6 million units shipped, representing a year-on-year terms decline of only 7.6 percent, compared to the…

IDC: Worldwide PC Market Continues To Decline, But Local Vendors in Select Markets See Gains

The worldwide PC market, which has been steadily declining for the past several years, is still experiencing a contraction in PC shipment volumes that is effecting the shipment volumes of most vendors, however, a few…

Worldwide Smartphone Revenue Declines Five Percent in Second Quarter 2013

Worldwide smartphone revenue declined five percent quarter-over-quarter to total $74 billion in the second quarter of 2013, according to a recent Infonetics Research report. Additionally, Frequency-Division Duplexing-Long Term Evolution (FDD-LTE), one of the two fourth…

Global Ethernet Switch Market Increases Six Percent in Second Quarter 2013 Due To North American Revenue Increase of 15 Percent

The Global Ethernet Switch Market increased six percent in the second quarter of 2013 to $5 billion, primarily due to a 15 percent revenue increase in the North American region, according to a recent Infonetics…

Worldwide Mobile Phone Market To Grow 7.3 Percent in 2013 Due to Strong Smartphone Demand

The worldwide mobile phone market is projected to grow 7.3 percent year-over-year in 2013, up from the nearly flat 1.2 percent growth experienced in 2012 and higher than the 5.8 percent originally forecast for 2013,…

IDC: Worldwide PC Shipments To Decline Nearly Ten Percent in 2013

Worldwide PC shipment forecasts for 2013 are now projecting a 9.7 percent decrease year-over-year, due to the continued expansion of mobile device options and the end of the emerging market growth on which the industry…

Juniper Research: Smartphone OS Market Set To Fragment by 2018 as Apple and Samsung Reach 800 Million Shipments and New Players Capture 13 Percent Market Share

The global smartphone operating system (OS) market is projected to fracture over the next five years as new players such as Asha, Sailfish and emerging HTML 5 based OSs begin to gain ground in niche…

Forrester: Global Tech Spending To Increase Only 2.3 Percent, Down from 3.3 Percent Forecast in January, Due To Troubling Markets in Europe, Latin America and China

Global technology spending for 2013 is now projected to increase only 2.3 percent, down from the forecast of 3.3 percent in January, according to Forrester Research’s midyear outlook. The earlier forecast assumed modest growth in…