PC market declines further

It is no secret that the PC market is struggling. Even though there are some encouraging signs, like upgrades to Windows 10 on the business side, it is becoming harder and harder for manufacturers to attract buyers — even in the back-to-school season. Gartner, which just released its report on PC shipments in the third quarter of 2017, says that “traditional promotions,” like back-to-school sales, are “no longer an effective growth driver,” which is why this back-to-school sales season has been “very weak.” The report says that the market declined by 3.6 percent year-over-year, as a result. “While there were… [Continue Reading]