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2011: Year of the Smartphone, PCs Overtaken, Tablets Continue to Gain Ground

According to global shipment number estimates from Canalys, smartphone shipments overtook total client PC shipment numbers for the first time in 2011. The so-called “total client PCs” category includes tablets, netbooks, laptops, and desktops.

Total smartphone shipments in Q4 2011 grew 57% over the same…

Apple Ahead of HP in Global PC Sales, If You Count Tablets as PCs

Every once and a while a story crosses my desk that causes me to just shake my head.  Last year research group Canalys decided to include tablets in their calculations for ranking in the personal computing space.  Today they announced that Apple became the leading…