Gartner reported this month that 87.5 million PCs shipped in the third quarter of 2012 (through June 30, 2012). This was essentially flat compared to the 87.46 million PCs sold in the second quarter 2012 (through March 31, 2012) In contrast, Apple sold 17 million iPads in fiscal third quarter 2012. This is markedly up...

CRAZY STATS for Apple. There’s an amazing quote from Tim Cook about the 55 million Ipads sold so far. This 55 is something no one would have guessed. Including us. To put it in context, it took us 22 years to sell 55 million Macs. It took us about 5 years to sell 22 million iPods, and it took us about 3 years to sell...

Chinese and American respondents chose Windows when asked “Which operating system do you prefer on your tablet?”. That’s pretty interesting considering that Windows 8 hasn’t even been formally released as an Operating System yet. Those are some of the results of a survey conducted by the Boston Consulting Group. You can...

One company that is integrating the iPad into its work environment is Business Intelligence software maker MicroStrategy. The company purchased and now uses 2,300 iPads at its $454 million software firm. Soon after MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor saw his first iPad in April 2010, the company gave its entire sales...