Tag Archives: Gartner

The growing Chromebook challenge for Windows laptops: promises from Google I/O are getting realized with new Chromebooks introduced at IFA 2014

1. New Chromebooks (13.3”, 14”)2. Recently introduced Chromebooks (11.6”)3. Gartner Says Chromebook Sales Will Reach 5.2 Million Units in 2014 Note that a highly competitive ASUS EeePC revival with the $199/€199 EeeBook X205 at IFA 2014: the Chromebooks alternative based … Continue reading

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Wintel rebirth amid the stock market turning negative about the Wintel future

Despite of the Intel video of a year ago getting totally new meaning this week: with: Microsoft BUILD 2014 Day 1: consistency and superiority accross the whole Windows family extended now to TVs and IoT devices as well—$0 royalty licensing … Continue reading

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Mobile Cloud Computing: proven questions and statements about the current and future state-of-the-market

Is Android Becoming the New Windows? Tablets to Outsell PCs Worldwide by 2015 Android Blows Past iOS in Global Tablet Market Android To Retain Big Lead In Maturing Smartphone Market The Price Gap Between iOS and Android Is Widening In … Continue reading

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Chinese smartphone brands to conquer the global market?

The smartphone market in China became saturated between Q3’12 and Q4’13 as per the below chart from Analysys International (EnfoDesk): Note that this chart corresponds to Chinese writing traditions, i.e. in Q2’11 16.81 million smartphones and 51.01 million feature phones … Continue reading

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Device businesses should have a China-based independent headquarter at least for Asia/Pacific if they want to succeed

Back in August I found that China is the epicenter of the mobile Internet world, so of the next-gen HTML5 web [Aug 5, 2013]. That statement was strengthened even more recently with MediaTek MT6592-based True Octa-core superphones are on the … Continue reading

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Amazon Web Services not only achieved the clear and far dominant leader status in the Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (Cloud IaaS) market, but “the balance of new projects are going to AWS, not the other providers” – according to Gartner

According to the latest analysis by Gartner, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is: “overwhelmingly the dominant vendor” of the Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (Cloud IaaS) market a clear leader, with more than five times the compute capacity in use than … Continue reading

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Android to overtake the overall PC market?

I came to this after the recent posts of mine (between July 20 and August 17, 2013): With Android and forked Android smartphones as the industry standard Nokia relegated to a niche market status while Apple should radically alter its … Continue reading

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