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Windows 10 achieves 21% market share: Windows 7 still leads

A full year has passed, and according to reports from Net Market Share, Windows 10 has managed to gain over 21.14 percent market share, but still lagging behind Windows 7, an operating system with over 47.01 percent shares. This is […]

Windows market share drops below 90% for the first time

Windows market share has dropped below the 90% threshold for the first time in the decade. Despite the introduction of its latest Windows 10 operating system, there is a substantial drop noticed in Microsoft’s total market share. As per the […]

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Windows 10 surpasses 200 million users

Windows 10 has kick-started 2016 with astonishing numbers as Microsoft reveals that its much fancied operating system is now installed on more than 200 million devices that have been in use for at least once in December. Windows 10, also, […]

Bing slowly eating away at Google Search with new market share gain

Microsoft is slowly eroding Google’s core business, something many thought to have been impossible in the past. This is very much due to Bing Search, a service that was once viewed as a pariah, something the software giant should have […]

Microsoft moves to regain mobile market share in India

Microsoft’s mobile market share in India is taking a nosedive ever since it bought Nokia’s hardware division. This is no doubt an enormous problem, which is why the company is taking steps to bring it to an end.  The company […]


Worldwide Tablet market shrinks as Apple’s share declines by 22.9%

As per the latest stats released by International Data Corporation, worldwide tablet shipments recorded a sharp decline in the first quarter of 2015. The combined decline for Tablets and 2-in-1 devices (laptop-tablet hybrid devices) was -5.9% as compared to the […]

Desktop PC

Desktop PC sales continues to bleed, declines by 5.2% in Q1 2015

The latest data from the research firms Gartner and IDC reveal that the PC market has resumed its downtrend. In 2013, the PC market saw its steepest decline when the shipments dropped to a staggering 10%. However, 2014 bought much […]

Microsoft betting on Windows 10 to change Phone market share

Microsoft is trying to do almost everything to increase its Windows Phone market share. As of now, Android has a command in the mobile phone market share, especially in the eastern and middle-eastern part of the world. On an average, […]

Windows 7

Windows 7 is the most preferred OS, Windows XP second

To be launched soon, Windows 10 has created a lot of buzz in the technology world. And while Microsoft has pinned a lot of hope on the new OS to boost its business it looks that many PC users are […]

Nokia overtakes Samsung with highest market-share in Russia

When your hard work pays off in the form of great results, you can’t help but sport a smile and that’s exactly what the mobile team at Nokia must be doing – flashing a wide grin after news broke out […]

Nokia Lumia phones rule the Smartphone sales in the Middle-east market

According to a recent research carried out by IDC (International Data Corporation), Nokia continues to lead the mobile phone market of the Middle-east by covering an enormous share of 45.2% of the total market volume. This share comprises of Nokia’s […]

About 80% of smartphones globally run on Android

Android running devices continue to show their dominance in the smartphone world. Based on the recent smartphone OS market share coming from IDC.  Android has done impressively well, and registered 73.5% rose of their previous quarter result to jump to […]

iOS market share, once 10x WP, is now 3x of WP and falling

The latest statistics report is revealed by Strategy Analytics Neil Mawston which says Android operating system is still on a roll. Google’s Android Operating System has been jumping 10 points every year consistently and has now taken over almost 80% […]

PC shipments to drop 10%; Tablets to jump 68% in 2013 – Gartner

The world’s leading IT research and advisory firm Gartner has released its latest report on the projections of smart mobile devices such as Smartphones, tablets and ultramobiles as PC shipments take a slump. The report clearly indicates and predicts the […]

Windows Phone Market Share upward climb continues in the US

Even without any major launches in April in the US, Windows has managed to keep its market share stable this quarter. According to the latest Kantar Worldpanel report which tracks the mobile phone behavior of customers, Microsoft’s Windows Phone has […]

Windows Phone

Windows Phone now stands at #3 in the smartphone market

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, Windows Phone operating system (OS) now stands at #3 positions in the smartphone market.  While iOS has the 2nd largest market share, Android continues to be the No. 1 […]

WordPress is the most popular blogging platform in

WordPress – one of the most popularly used blogging platforms for both personal as well as professional blogs is strengthening its position as more than half of top 100 blogs now use WordPress. The latest study by website monitoring firm Pingdom shows […]

Windows Phone see a 240% gain in UK at the expense of Android & Symbian

According to the recent smartphone sales data from Kantar Worldpanel Com Tech, Windows Phone platform is fast gaining acceptance among consumers in UK. Its user base has grown by almost 700,000 in the past year – an increase of 240%. […]

Samsung Leads 2012 U.S. Mobile Subscriber Market Share

The latest report by ComScore, a leader in the digital world has revealed nearly 90% of the U.S. smartphone market is captured by Apple and Android devices, combined. With this, the two rivals have taken complete control over U.S. smartphone […]

Windows 8 now owns 2.3% of Windows traffic on the web

Well, here’s some awesome news for Microsoft! Chitika, one of the leading brands in the advertisement sector, has published a report claiming the fact that Windows 8 now owns 2.3% of Windows traffic on the web, in just 2 months of its debut. This […]

Windows Phone Store market expanded to 42 new countries

In view of growing popularity and demand, Microsoft has rolled out a series of upgrades to its developmental portal – Windows Phone Dev Center and Windows Phone Store. First up is the Windows Phone Store. The store has been expanded […]

Windows Phone market share increases for Q3 2012

According to Gartner, Microsoft’s mobile operating system, Windows Phone has seen a slight increase in its user base around the world. In the third quarter of 2012, Microsoft’s amount of the smartphone market was 2.4 percent which amounts to 4.058 […]