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IDC: Worldwide Tablet Market Declines 5.4% in Q3 2017

The tablet market really took off when the original Apple iPad launched in 2010. In the beginning, it got a lot of media attention and generated a lot of consumer interest. Google's answer to the iPad was two new versions of Android, Honeycomb and Ice Cream Sandwich, with full-fledged tablet UIs. But Android devices like...

Worldwide Tablet Shipments Decline 8.5% in Q1 2017 as Migration Continues from Slates to Detachables

The worldwide tablet market has shrunk again in Q1 2017 with a Year-on-Year decline of 8.5% and total shipments of just 36.2 Million across the entire industry. This contraction marks the tenth straight quarter that tablets have experienced decline, with the previous five quarters even recording double-digit drops. This data comes from the International Data Corporation (IDC)....