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Change is what should happen to other people

Posted by Kathleen Maher on July 15th 2013 | Permalink
Categories: Blogs, Content Creation, Engineering and Development,
Tags: pc x-box apple microsoft mac pro


Jon Peddie has observed that technologists write continuously about the death of the PC but more often than not we’re all using PCs as we write to mourn its passing. Most workers in the western world do their work on PCs and that includes cashiers as well as

Is It Up or Down? Depends on How & What You Count

Posted by Jon Peddie on October 14th 2013 | Permalink
Categories: Blogs, General Interest,
Tags: pc jon peddie idc gartner pc shipments pc industry


Gartner and IDC last week (Oct. 9) released their measurements of the PC industry. The dueling giant research firms have never agreed on the exact number. If they did, one of them would become instantly redundant, but they are close enough. IDC's count at 81.61 million is 1.7 percent higher than Gartner'