Insights

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  • Ashweej Aithal

    Indian vendor Lava International wins 2021 tender to supply tablets in Gujarat

    Market
    As geo-political issues emerge, government tenders for IT device procurement in India are being awarded to new local entrants in the PC space. Read Article
    • 29 Sep 2021
  • Himani Mukka

    HP shifts strategy amid booming PC market to better manage supply deficit

    Market
    A look at HP's supply chain challenges, including how it is dealing with component shortages, and the general PC outlook for upcoming quarters. Read Article
    • 28 Sep 2021
  • Sherry Jin

    Apple Watch Series 7 is durable – but is Apple’s market share?

    Market
    Apple has announced Apple Watch Series 7, with a larger display, improved durability and faster charging, but the device launches in the most competitive smartwatch market in years. Read Article
    • 22 Sep 2021
  • Yousuff Ahmed

    The driving forces behind the high-growth South Asian smartphone markets

    Market
    The South Asian region is one of few that maintained strong smartphone shipments during the pandemic. International brands have started investing in South Asia like never before. Read Article
    • 20 Sep 2021
  • Le Xuan Chiew

    Apple launches iPhone 13: more of the same?

    Market
    Apple launched iPhone 13 this week, and while its hardware changes are incremental, its target market of upgraders will still embrace the device. Read Article
    • 17 Sep 2021
  • Alastair Edwards

    Are cloud marketplaces worth the hype?

    Market
    Hyperscaler cloud marketplaces are growing rapidly as a channel for software and cybersecurity as consumption of cloud infrastructure services expands, but can their impact be overestimated? Read Article
    • 17 Sep 2021
  • Sanyam Chaurasia

    The UAE’s economic restructuring will boost the technology industry

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    New economic reform policies will generate long-term synergies, but in the near term, they will make the UAE the lead beneficiary of global investment in the Middle East. Read Article
    • 09 Sep 2021
  • Le Xuan Chiew

    Smartphone recovery struggles in Southeast Asia

    Market
    • 08 Sep 2021
  • Rushabh Doshi

    Success of US’s Emergency Connectivity Fund will serve as a strong template for PCs in education in other markets

    Market
    The US’s Emergency Connectivity Fund will boost spending and inflate the US PC market by an additional 15 million tablets and notebooks. Read Article
    • 06 Sep 2021
  • Emma Xu

    Will China's education reforms impact the PC industry?

    Market
    China's education digitalization is ongoing, and new guidance encouraging advanced vocational education was proposed by central government. What does this means for PC industry? Read Article
    • 03 Sep 2021