Gartner: personal computer leaders must overhaul their businesses or leave the market by 2020

Gartner: personal computer leaders must overhaul their businesses or leave the market by 2020

Business leaders of PC (as in “personal computer,” not necessarily Windows systems) vendors face a stark choice and must decide between overhauling their businesses or leaving the PC market by 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. If they decide to stay, they need to rapidly determine what changes to make or what alternatives to adapt in today's over-penetrated PC market, according to the research group.

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IDC and Gartner: the Mac lost personal computer market share in the second quarter of 2016

IDC and Gartner: the Mac lost personal computer market share in the second quarter of 2016

The overall PC (personal computer) market has been declining for seven consecutive quarters, but the Mac has avoided the trend. No more. Both the IDC and Gartner research groups have issued new reports that show Apple’s computers have lost market share in the second quarter of 2016. (Of course, it might help if there were some substantial upgrades to the Mac line-up.)

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