March 27, 2015
According to the latest global study by International Data Corporation (IDC), the combined total market of smartphones, media tablets and PCs is now forecast to grow from 1.8 billion units in 2014 to 2.5 billion units in 2019.
March 25, 2015
While Microsoft and Intel were busy planning the introduction of a high-price Ultrabook PC concept -- which was focused on vendor needs for higher profit margins -- Google was working on developing a low-price Chromebook model that was targeted at an under-served market.
March 24, 2015
The emergence of Bitcoin and an array of alternative cryptocurrencies over the past 5 years has been one of the true phenomena of global eCommerce. Initially a purely person-to-person mechanism, cryptocurrencies are increasingly being offered by online retailers as purchasing options.
March 17, 2015
Over 1.5 billion airline boarding passes will be delivered via smartphones by 2019, compared to approximately 745 million boarding passes estimated to be delivered this year, according to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research.
March 16, 2015
Worldwide computer server shipments increased 2.8 percent to 2.5 million units in 4Q14 when compared with the same year-ago period, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC). Growth was due to an ongoing enterprise data center refresh cycle, coupled with infrastructure investments by public cloud computing service providers.