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Apple grabs 71% tablet market share in China: report

It appears the Chinese have become quite enamoured with Apple, given news the tablet and smartphone giant is indeed just that in the world’s most populous nation.
A report from digitimes.com claims that according to market research, Apple now has a stranglehold 71% share of consumer tablet in China, based on fourth-quarters results for 2012.
Lenovo takes second spot with a distant 10.2%, followed by Eben, Samsung and Acer rounding out the top-five.… Read more

Demand for iWatch devices matches pre-iPad launch levels

As interest in wearable technology begins to peak, MacRumors is reporting the results of a ChangeWave consumer survey that shows consumer sentiment is nearing the same levels as tablets just before the launch of the original iPad.
In April 2010, 14% of consumers surveyed were ‘somewhat likely’ to consider purchasing a tablet with 4% ‘very likely’. Compared with the up-coming Apple iWatch, the same percentage of consumers were ‘somewhat likely’ to consider the device with 5% ‘very likely’.… Read more