Global PC Sales Still Rising, over 71.5M Units Shipped in Q2 2021
Tech Digest daily roundup: Smartphone sales to hit 1.4 billion in 2021, boosted by 5G
Smartphone sales down 20% in Q2, claims Gartner
AI and Data Analytics Will Be Top Game-Changing Technologies
Global smartphone sales down, Samsung and Huawei still top list
Growth in device spending as consumers become ‘less price sensitive’, says Gartner
Europeans not interested in mobile TV, claims Gartner
It’s fair to say that the mobile TV backlash is well underway, since despite the promotional efforts of the mobile operators, us punters simply don’t seem keen. That’s backed up by a new study by industry analyst Gartner, which found that only 5% of Europeans are interested in watching TV or video on our phones in the next year.
Palm Foleo is too large, unwieldy and ugly says Gartner
T-Mobile is European frontrunner for exclusive iPhone deal, sources claim
According to ‘sources’, T-Mobile is the current favourite to become the exclusive distributor for the iPhone, closely followed by Vodafone.
The unnamed sources think that the two companies have already been shortlisted by Apple, but that T-Mobile, owned by Deutsche Telekom, has the edge.
Apple should quit the hardware business says analyst
In a report that many Apple aficionados will think is pure heresy, Gartner Research has suggested that Apple needs to get out of the hardware business, do a licensing deal between Apple and Dell, and concentrate on the software side….