Consumers not so much
Beancounters at IDC have consulteed their tarot cards and are predicting that tablets will survive in the business area.
Single-digit growth this year
Chipmaker MediaTek expects to see a substantial slowdown in tablet shipments this year. The company expects single-digit growth in 2015 and its most optimistic forecast is 9%.
First year of declining iPad shipments
At least in the US
Updated: 327 million phones sold in Q3 worldwide
Claims it is the fifth largest manufacturer
5.9% less than expected
Apple and Samsung still dominate
Not as bad as expected
First double-digit drop in Asia