Spending on VR and AR to double this year
AR spending is set to surge ahead after 2018 as it finds its place within industry
Tablet market falls 15% as low-cost devices lead sales
Weakened market caused by 'low-cost detachables" sees third-quarter tablet sales fall by 15%
PC sales threatened by power of detachable tablets
IDC revealed PC sales are set to decline 7.3 per cent year-on-year by the end of 2016
iPhone shipments to decrease for first time ever in 2016
Decline in two-year contracts may also cause general smartphone market contraction, analysts claim
Sorry, Apple: Chromebooks outselling Macs
IDC confirms that Chromebooks are outselling Apple Macs in the US
Tablet sales decline, but detachables rise in popularity
Devices such as the iPad Pro and Microsoft Surface are quickly replacing PCs, IDC says
Apple Watch takes on FitBit in wearables chart
The company is second only to fitness band maker FitBit, according to latest IDC figures
Samsung maintains lead on worldwide smartphone shipments
IDC stats reveal Apple didn't manage to catch up, despite great demand for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
IoT workloads will increase by nearly 750% by 2019
Businesses must invest in datacentre infrastructure to help support new devices, IDC warns
Gartner & IDC disagree on PC market's Q4 performance
While one analyst reports growth, the other posts a decline in PC sales, but Lenovo still rules the roost
Apple iPad shipments down 3 million year-on-year
Samsung and Lenovo experience big gains in the tablet market, says IDC
Global smartphone shipments hit record 1bn units in 2013
Smartphones account for more than 55 per cent of all mobile phones shipped
3D printers set for mainstream use
IDC report says the technology will move from niche to mainstream in four years.
Windows XP upgrades boost business PC market
However, the market as a whole looks set to experience its biggest ever contraction this year.
Android drives strong tablet sales
IDC: Android drives market growth as iOS stalls and Windows tablets struggle to win over consumers.
IDC: May slowdown in PC shipments could derail Q2 growth
Market watcher pours more cold water on PC market recovery.
TechEd 2013: Microsoft sheds light on cloud skills shortages
Joint research from Microsoft and IDC suggests 1.7 million cloud job vacancies went unfilled in 2012.
IDC cuts worldwide IT spending forecast
Market watcher blames dwindling PC sales and global economic unrest for revising down spending figures.
EMC World 2013: EMC hails rise of third platform apps
Storage giant's senior execs talk up emergence of new cloud-hosted apps.
EMEA PC market shrinks further in face of tablet threat
IDC figures reveal 20 per cent year-on-year slump in PC shipments across EMEA.
Microsoft tweaks needed to make Windows 8 a hit
IDC figures blame Windows 8 for slump in PC sales, but analysts claim Microsoft can still save the day.
IDC warns PC market to miss Q1 growth forecasts
Market watcher claims market slowdown in China to blame for Q1 shipments shortfall.
iPad shipments will be overtaken by Android
IDC research suggests Apple's time at the top of the tablet market could be coming to an end.