Clash of the Tech Titans
With the launch of Nexus 10, Windows 8, Galaxy Note II, iPad mini and a host of new devices and software over the past few weeks, the competition is really heating up. As the tech titans slug it out, here’s a quick summary of the latest blows in their battle for dominance.
Korean firm Samsung is still way ahead in the smartphone market, shipping twice as many products as the runner-up, Apple. Meanwhile Nokia, which was the world’s leading handphone maker for a whopping 14 years, is on the decline.
Android is on the rise in the tablet market, growing its share from 29% to 41% over the past year. But Apple’s iPad still leads with 57%. And Microsoft is just getting in on the game with the new Surface.
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