May 17th, 2013

App Annie
Android and iOS accounted for three times as much gaming revenue in the first quarter of 2013 as handheld consoles, according to new figures from App Annie and IDC. The Portable Gaming Report Q1 2013 reveals...

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April 26th, 2013

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Global branded tablet shipments reached 40.6m in the first quarter of this year, with Apple claiming a 48% market share. Android was right behind with 43%, while Windows was stuck in third with a 7.5%...

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April 10th, 2013

Google play new
Google has relaunched its Google Play app, with an emphasis on quick discovery, improved purchasing and ease of use. The new design includes bigger images, as well as grouping similarly themed content...

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March 27th, 2013

IDC
128m tablets were shipped in 2012 according to figures published by IDC yesterday, but it sees that growing to 190m units in 2013, overtaking desktop PC shipments for the first time, before overhauling...

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March 27th, 2013

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Some 83% of tablet owners have used their device while watching TV according to a new BBC study but TV remains the primary source in a breaking news situation. The figures come from a study from BBC.com...

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March 13th, 2013

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Two analyst firms have released their latest predictions for the tablet market's growth in 2013, and they paint an interesting picture of Google and Apple's respective strengths. IDC claims that shipments...

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February 22nd, 2013

IDC
Shipments of smart connected devices - desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones – grew 29.1% in 2012, with just over 1.2bn units shipped according to IDC. The growth was, unsurprisingly, driven by...

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February 21st, 2013

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Forrester has been surveying 13k consumers in seven Western European countries about tablet ownership, reaching the conclusion that 14% of online adults had a slate in 2012. That's 33m tablets, but...

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February 8th, 2013

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Some 37% of PC users have switched from their computer to their tablet or smartphone to access content according to NPD, with web browsing and accessing Facebook leading the changeover. Among tablet owners,...

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