New IDC Study Says Tablets to Surpass Desktop PC Sales This Year & Laptops in 2014

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  1. dgstorm

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    If you are in the PC industry, this must be a gloomy projection. A new study from research firm IDC indicates tablets are expected to finally outship desktop PCs in 2013, and are on track to surpass laptop PCs next year. Here's a quote with the details,

    Last year, we predicted this would happen, as did several analysts across the industry. It's simply proof-positive that if you are a tech company and you aren't in mobile right now, you should be.

    Thanks for the tip, cereal killer!

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    With everyone sideloading Flash onto their Jellybeans, and this forecast of tablets surpassing PC's, you'd think Adobe would take a clue and continue Flash development as long as there is a demand.
     

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