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PC shipments to sink 6 percent this year as tablets surge -- Gartner

Shipments of PCs, tablets, and mobile phones combined will climb by 7 percent in 2014, predicts Gartner, though PCs will be on the losing end of the deal.

By Mar. 27, 2014


Android beat Apple in tablet sales last year -- Gartner

Apple lost the lion's share of the global tablet market in 2013, though the iPad remained the top seller, says Gartner.

By Mar. 3, 2014


Gartner Symposium: Free Windows 7 for everyone

What do Gartner Symposium attendees get for the $3,700 entrance fee? Along with a lot of information technology advice, a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate.

By Oct. 19, 2009


Small, cheap tablets are hot, PCs not, says Gartner

Worldwide shipments of desktops and notebooks are expected to drop 11 percent in 2013 as tablet sales surge -- with a big nod toward the popularity of tablets 8 inches and smaller.

By Oct. 21, 2013


Android device shipments to top 1 billion this year -- Gartner

Google's mobile OS will dominate all PC, tablet, and mobile phone platforms with a 26 percent jump in shipments from 2013.

By Jan. 7, 2014


Jack Dorsey holds impromptu art and lifestyle symposium

What Twitter IPO? In an unconventional talk at Y Combinator's annual startup school, the Twitter cofounder and Square CEO reads from some of his favorite books and plays some music.

By Oct. 19, 2013


PC slump shows no sign of slowing, Gartner says

A 10.9 percent drop marks the fifth consecutive quarter of shipment declines, the longest duration of a drop in the PC market's history.

By Jul. 10, 2013


Gartner: 'Back-to-school' PC sales don't make the grade

Though the numbers mostly lined up with a report from market research firm IDC, Gartner paints a much darker picture of the PC industry.

By Oct. 9, 2013


Gartner: Worldwide IT spending to hit $3.8 trillion in 2013

A rise of 4.1 percent over last year will be driven in part by companies buying "premium smartphones" for employees, the research firm says. Spending on tablets is also expected to rise.

By Mar. 28, 2013


IT spending to rise just 2 percent this year, says Gartner

The new forecast is down from the prior projection of 4.1 percent, due largely to changes in U.S. dollar exchange rates.

By Jul. 2, 2013