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Chromebooks are Gaining More Momentum in Global PC MarketĀ 

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Worldwide PC shipments are forecast to decline by 7.2% year over year in 2016, followed by a decline of 2.1% in 2017, according to IDC. This forecast remains quite close to their earlier projections for declines of 7.3% in 2016 and 1.6% in 2017.

Source: IDC

How Cloud Computing Services have Disrupted PC Growth

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As more people around the globe discover that they don’t need a personal computer (PC) to participate in the Global Networked Economy, the market for smartphones and phablets has satisfied the demand for internet access and web browsing. This is now the pervasive trend worldwide.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Global PC Market Stagnation will Continue During 2016

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Personal computer (PC) demand is still a major concern. Worldwide PC shipments totaled 60.6 million units in the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16) — that’s a year-on-year decline of 11.5 percent, according to the latest market study by IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Smartphones and Phablets Compete with PC Spending

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The decline in PC volume since early 2012 is expected to linger throughout 2016, with later years offering few opportunities to boost volumes as economic issues and other consumer electronic products sap the growth potential, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why PC Market Forecasts Now Reflect the Upside Reality

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According to the latest worldwide market study by ABI Research, 163 million notebook personal computers (PCs) shipped globally during 2015. The majority of shipments were laptop computers, which constituted nearly 80 percent of the category.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Compute Sticks: Good PC Things Come in Small Packages

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With the recent introduction of the compute stick form-factor — such as ASUS Chromebit, Intel Compute Stick, and Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 — key players in the PC sector have uncovered yet another gap in which existing devices are sub-optimal for specific use cases.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Transition in Mobility Product Operating System Software

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Demand for mobile devices also drives the associated software upside potential. Recent estimates show that 1.74 billion smartphones, media tablets, two-in-one PCs and notebooks shipped in 2015 — that’s a year-on-year increase of 5 percent, according to Canalys.

Source: Digital Lifescapes