• Why Mobile Changed Everything

    April 8th, 2014 / Ben Bajarin

    When I first started doing industry analysis in 2000, my focus was heavily on mobile computing. Our firm has a legacy of PC industry analysis and, at the time I joined, we were embarking on the major shift from desktop…

  • Why I’m Optimistic About the Tech Economy

    April 8th, 2014 / Tim Bajarin

    One of the many aspects of the technology industry I have to study as an industry analyst is the macro-economic trends. With that in mind, I have been following with great interest media and financial analysts' discussions about whether a…

  • The Digital Sixth Sense

    April 8th, 2014 / Tim Bajarin

    We all know about our five basic senses: hearing, seeing, smelling, tasting and touching. But if folks from the tech world have their way, we'll all soon have what's called a digital sixth sense. The digital sixth sense is one…

  • Tablet Replacement Cycles

    February 15th, 2014 / Ben Bajarin

    One of the looming questions about the tablet market is how long refresh cycles will be. Tablet vendors are desperate to know the answer to the question. Component providers, silicon makers, IT managers, and more are all desperate to get…

  • The Opportunity for the PC 2014

    February 1st, 2014 / Ben Bajarin

    The PC market not counting tablets is contracting. It is likely that this holiday quarter of 2013 we may likely see the lowest holiday quarter of PC shipments of recent history. We project PC sales, not including tablets to be…