Although PC shipments will be up over last year, growth will slow by the end of the year, research firm IDC reported today.
According to the research firm, total PC shipments, including desktops and portables, will hit 356.9 million this year, up 2.8 percent compared to 2010.
That gain is due to the strength of emerging markets around the world. This year, IDC expects desktop PC shipments to grow 5.2 percent, and portable PC shipments to jump 18.7 percent in emerging markets, such as Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa. All told, shipments will rise … Read more