January 18, 2012

Remember the PC era?

All signs indicate the end of the PC era.  Total mobile devices shipped will exceed all PCs and laptops this year.  The PC had a good ride, but 30 years is enough.  Now it's time for smartphones and tablets to rule the computing world.  Notice the chart below and the trend lines for mobile devices is very similar to the trend lines for early PCs (in direction, but number of units is orders of magnitude greater).  

Read more at Business Insider.