Daily Archives: January 13, 2014

Acer Evolves

After being just another loyal soldier of Wintel, Acer intends to assert its own identity in future to give consumers what they want, not what M$ wants… “In the future, all of Acer’s businesses including desktop, notebook and tablet will … Continue reading

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IDC, Get A Clue

A recent press-release from IDC:“United States – With shipments totaling 17.1 million PCs in 4Q13, the U.S. market contracted by -1.6% from the same quarter a year ago. Consumers continued to take a wait-and-see approach, leading to delayed purchases. The … Continue reading

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$Freeing IT

Finally, the world is seeing price/performance competition in client OS. It’s been a long time coming… “Microsoft’s OS license fees will fall to $10 to $30 for each device down from $40 today. Those concessions, however, are just the beginning.” … Continue reading

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