HP and RIM do Apple a favor and deliver a blow to Android

HP and RIM do Apple a favor and deliver a blow to Android || “iPad, PlayBook Squeezed Android Tablets: IDC” http://ow.ly/6vhti

Apple iPad 2I’ll keep it short and sweet.  Tablet shipments grew by 89% in Q2 2011 to a total of 13.6 million units and the (insanely) popular iPad 2 accounted for 9.3 million or 68% of the market.  Android had enjoyed some pretty impressive growth over prior quarters (34% in Q1) but came in with a modest 26.8% this time around. Continue reading

Years of incremental thinking led RIM to today

Original Blackberry.

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Years of incremental thinking led RIM to today – “RIM Plunges After Cutting Profit Forecast on BlackBerry Demand” http://ow.ly/4KGXL

Wired.com is not a huge fan of the BB PlayBook

blackberry playbook

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Wired.com is not a huge fan of the BB PlayBook – “BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet Lacks All the Right Moves” http://ow.ly/4AkIh

RIM’s new tablet goes on sale 19-Apr

RIM‘s new #tablet goes on sale 19-Apr – “Pre-order details for BlackBerry PlayBook unveiled” http://ow.ly/4jyue

We all knew Android was going to take the top spot

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We all knew Android was going to take the top spot – “Google Android Captures #1 Position in Smartphone Market” http://ht.ly/49w0y #mobile