For most of 2013, the narrative of the PC industry has been on the verge of becoming a bloody horror story. But the bleeding has finally slowed, based on the latest figures from IDC.
The market research firm published its third-quarter report on Wednesday after the bell, with analysts affirming that worldwide shipments of 81.6 million units beat expectations.
However, sales are still falling as shipments were down 8 percent from the same time last year.
The short story here is that the PC market didn't do as badly as expected (for the time being) thanks to the … Read more