engine - 4:25 pm on Jul 11, 2013 (gmt 0)
No surprise that Microsoft is restructuring. [webmasterworld.com]
Global personal computer (PC) sales have fallen for the fifth quarter in a row, making it the "longest duration of decline" in history.
Worldwide PC shipments totalled 76 million units in the second quarter, a 10.9% drop from a year earlier, according to research firm Gartner.
PC sales have been hurt in recent years by the growing popularity of tablets.
Gartner said the introduction of low-cost tablets had further hurt PC sales, especially in emerging economies. Report: PC Sales Show Longest Decline In History [bbc.co.uk]