Netbooks were just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced Netbooks into extinction.
Microsoft's Surface RT sales weren't big, at least not initially, according to the market research firm.
A bigger screen and LTE capability will drive the iPhone 5 to record sales, says a marker researcher.
A teardown of the tablet finds the device to look a lot like Amazon's Kindle Fire. The profit margin seems mighty slim, so the next question is: How many can Google sell?
A redesign of the display for the next Apple smartphone has slowed production ahead of its expected unveiling on September 9, Reuters reports.
IHS-iSuppli analyst Wayne Lam says Apple has a pretty sizable lead in the tablet market that will persist for the foreseeable future.
Reporting a slight decline in first-quarter PC shipments compared with last year, IHS iSuppli believes the iPad and other tablets have cut into PC sales, hitting Netbooks more than larger laptops.
Supply of the iPad Mini Retina appears to be easing significantly, as cellular models become more readily available at Verizon and AT&T.
Apple increased its orders of iPad Minis in November after clearing some bottlenecks in production, report says.
The iPad is the most highly recommended tablet by owners, among a group of 11 tablets surveyed, said market researcher IHS iSuppli.