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The tabletwars, are they over without even starting?


A whole bunch of manufacturers are busy trying to create a killer tablet to be able to compete with the iPad. And for many of those manufacturers Google’s Android operating system is the way to go. The hopes are high, since Android already managed to take the leading market share in the smartphone market. A few years ago Apple’s iOS reigned supreme, but was forcefully dethroned by a never-ending series of competitive Android smartphones. But is the tablet business that comparable to the smartphone industry? And shouldn’t we compare it to a much older case, that isn’t that positive for other manufacturers but perhaps fits the bill way better?

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Nielsen withdraws App statement

Recently Nielsen released a survey claiming that a third of iPad owner had never downloaded a single app. This figure sounded fishy at the time, and now the firm has admitted they are mistaken. The revered Nielsen market research firm has been conducting surveys for decades, and they usually get their
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Android growth continues while others at decline

Android is the only smartphone platform to show growth. Palm remained flat, while Apple, Microsoft and RIM all saw declines. ComScore’s latest report covers May, June and July of 2010. Apple has dropped from 25.1 percent share to 23.8 percent share. Because the smartphone market is growing. Google's Android platform
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24 hour round the clock only for iPad.

I can feel and even witness the craziness of people for iPad. No doubt its a mini computer but this little tab is giving a tough competition to other devices in the market. Recently I found my cousin who is just 15 years of age screaming for an iPad.
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iPad not hitting on Mac PC sales.

It’s all right here. The launch of iPad in April had not swollen the Mac PC sales. I was going through the reports and the outlets released by various companies and newspapers where I saw that the Apple officials are happily announcing that the iPad revolutionary had no bad effect
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iPad market share might fall from 100% to 20%: Acer

There had been many predictions from Apple’s rival about the share drop or number of product sales, some predictions are nearly true but in majority Apple outwit them all. According to Acer chairman JT Wang, thinks that the iPad will drop from its current near 100% market share to somewhere around
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