Saturday, October 8, 2011

Sales of Smartphones and Tablets to Exceed PCs

BY DAVID MAIER, October, 6, 2011, ParacticalECommercE.

The rise of smartphones and computer tablets have forced many ecommerce merchants to ask how consumers will access the Internet, and shop. We're curious, too.
We've researched the overall unit sales of personal computers — desktops and laptops — and compared those to unit sales of smartphones and tablets. We've relied mostly on Gartner, the research and advisory firm, for this data — a complete listing of our sources is below — noting actual historical unit sales and what Gartner projects for future sales......Read more.