Tag Archive: Decline


Tablet and PC shipments expected to decline faster than expected

Microsoft recently launched Windows 10 to the public, but it looks like that won’t be enough to help increase PC shipments next year as IDC estimates PC shipments will fall by -8.7% in 2015 and not stabilize until 2017. PC shipments aren’t the only tech item on the decline either. Tablet sales are expected to […][Read More…]

Apple Pay adoption is on the decline in the U.S.

Apple Music may be doing fantastically in terms of subscribers, but Apple isn’t having quite the same adoption success with Apple Pay, according to a new report. Payment industry and retail data analysts at InfoScout and PYMNTS claim that the percentage of iPhone 6 users in the U.S. who have tried Apple Pay declined from […][Read More…]

Mac sales likely to climb in 2015, while PC sales continue decline

In a sea of tablets and smartphones, PC sales have been slowly sinking for years. Not so with Apple, however. In fact, bolstered by the growing “halo effect” from its other products, MacBooks and iMac sales have been buoyant for ages —…Read more ›

Mac sales likely to climb in 2015, while PC sales continue decline

In a sea of tablets and smartphones, PC sales have been slowly sinking for years. Not so with Apple, however. In fact, bolstered by the growing “halo effect” from its other products, MacBooks and iMac sales have been buoyant for ages —…Read more ›

ABC Nightline Looks At The Surprising Yet Swift Decline In Apple Stock [Video]

Apple stock has reached its lowest point in five months.

Despite launching the fastest-selling iPhone to date just over a month ago, in addition to a new iPad mini that’s sure to be a big hit this Christmas, Apple is suffering from a surprising yet swift decline in stock value. Just weeks after reaching a $ 705 high, it now sits at its lowest price in over five months.

Many will dismiss  [Read More…]

PC Shipments Continue To Decline During Post-PC Revolution, Apple Remains Third Largest Vendor In The U.S. [Report]

PCs are quickly going out of style.

When Steve Jobs said that the iPad was ushering in the “post-PC’ era, he was right. Gartner has released its PC shipment results for the third quarter of 2012, and things aren’t looking good for traditional computer makers like HP and Acer. The rise of smartphones and tablets has caused PC shipments to decline drastically in the last year, and it doesn’t look like  [Read More…]

Mac Market Share Continues To Rise While PC Shipments Decline [Report]

Apple has always been discounted as a major player in terms of PC market share, despite the fact that competitors try desperately to copy Apple products. The latest market share analysis fromGartner for 2011?s Q4 reveals that Apple was the only PC vendor in the US to see actual growth year over year. Continuously low consumer PC demand resulted in weak holiday PC shipments, said Mikako Kitagawa, principal analyst at  [Read More…]

Smartphone Sales Decline: Good News for Apple, Ominous Trend for Android

Source: Morgan Keegan

A first-ever drop in smartphone sales could be good news for Apple but portend ominous signs for the many companies tied to the Android mobile operating system. Despite launching several Android-based phones, carriers AT&T and Verizon both reported a drop-off in smartphone sales during the September quarter, one analyst noted Monday. We believe slowdown in Android/Blackberry/[Windows Phone] sales at AT&T/Verizon likely indicates a reasonable number of customers  [Read More…]