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Forrester: No Android Tablet Has More Than 5% Share vs iPad. How Does Amazon’s Kindle Fire Compare?

Forrester: No Android Tablet Has More Than 5% Share vs iPad. How Does Amazon’s Kindle Fire Compare? | New Digital Media | Scoop.it

On the eve of what may well be the launch of a brand new iPad from Apple comes some new analysis from Forrester Research on the current competitive landscape in tablets — or lack thereof, as the case seems to be.

 

In short: despite the rush of tablets that have come out in the past year, many built on Google’s Android OS, Apple has managed to continue to run away with the competition, and how has 73 percent of the tablet market. No Android tablet maker, it notes, has more than a five percent share against it.

 

There is a caveat to Forrester’s research, however.

Forrester carried out its market research last September, before Amazon had started to sell its Kindle Fire tablet, and before Barnes & Noble had released its own tablet to compete against that.

 

These devices have proven to be forces in the market, and are already having an impact on sales of another device in the food chain, e-readers.

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WebOS Lives! (Update: And HP's Still Making Tablets)

WebOS Lives! (Update: And HP's Still Making Tablets) | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
In the most dramatic stay of execution since Robin Hood shot an arrow through Little John's noose, HP has decided that webOS will live on as open source. And there was much merriment and backslappery throughout the land! Also: good work, HP. This couldn't have worked out better.
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TechCrunch | Android May Have Consumer Market Share, But iOS Is Tops In Enterprise

TechCrunch | Android May Have Consumer Market Share, But iOS Is Tops In Enterprise | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
According to a new report from managed enterprise mobility provider Good Technology, iOS devices (iPhones and iPads) hold the top three spots in the list of the top 10 enterprise activations by device type.
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Report: Nearly Half Of Tablet Owners Made Purchases on Their Devices Last Month

Report: Nearly Half Of Tablet Owners Made Purchases on Their Devices Last Month | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
In September 2011, a whopping 48% of tablet owners made a purchase on their tablet while 52% did not, according to a recent comScore whitepaper report called Digital Omnivores: How Tablets, Smartphones and Connected Devices are Changing U.S.
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