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IDC Predicts 122.3 Million Tablets To Ship in 2012

The analysts at IDC have predicted that 122.3 million tablets will ship in 2012. Previously, IDC predicted that 117.1 million units would ship, but according to IDC’s tablets research director, Tom Mainelli, the increased traction from Android tablets, as well as the strong holiday sales that Apple is expected to have, resulted in the updated… Read more

IDC Says Android Will Remain Most Popular Mobile OS Through 2016

The International Data Corporation (IDC) states that Android will remain the top mobile OS in the United States all the way through 2016. Android can thank its wide range of partners, especially Samsung, HTC, LG, and Sony, for making it so prosperous. Thanks to them, Android has a 68.3% claim over the mobile market share  for 2012. That number… Read more