Apple's 10.5-inch iPad goes into gear
Published in Mobiles


Announcement comes in April alongside Apple's spaceship campus HQ

Apple is expected to move ahead with production on its mid-size, 10.5-inch iPad model later this month, rather than a previously expected timeframe of May to June, according to the latest reports from the Taiwan-based supply chain.

Notebooks set to return as tablets die
Published in News


So much for game changing

Notebooks, which had been written off by the Tame Apple Press after Steve Jobs showed off his tablets, are now back.

VR Smartphones and tablets to grow
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Fourth quarter will see a boom

The numbers of VR-enabled smartphones and tablets, as well as shipments of VR devices bundled with gaming consoles or PCs will grow like topsy in the fourth quarter.

White box tablet makers losing sales fast
Published in Mobiles


Writing on the wall


White box tablet makers are seeing sales fall 15.3 percent from last year.

London’s coppers stuck in Windows XP time warp
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27,000 PCs still run the ancient software

More than 27,000 PCs in use by London’s Metropolitan Police are running Windows XP despite an IT modernisation programme and fears that it makes them vulnerable to hackers.

HP Rolls Out Device-as-a-Service
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Printers, PCs, Tablets on a single contract

HP has decided to allow enterprises to get their paws on HP's latest PCs, tablets, printers and other devices using a single contract with no cash upfront.

Apple price drop for tablets kept its numbers up
Published in Mobiles

Desperate measures

Fruity cargo cult Apple price cut for its tablets managed to keep its numbers up, according to analysts working for Digitimes Research.

Global Tablet sales continue to fall
Published in Mobiles


4.6 per cent lower

Beancounters working for Digitimes have added up some numbers and worked out that global tablet shipments are expected to drop 4.6 per cent sequentially.

Another analyst says tablets are not much chop
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ABI blames saturated market

Beancounters at ABI Research have added up some numbers and joined the throngs who say that the tablet market is in a sad way.

Tablet slide faster than expected
Published in Notebooks


Will sink below 140 million global shipments in 2021

Tablet shipment volumes are tumbling faster than expected and beancounters at ABI Research think that it will have fallen to 140 million by 2021.