Beyond the PC Cliff
Recently, Dell, HP, Intel and AMD announced lower earnings due to slumping PC sales. Will this PC slowdown be gradual or abrupt? As the title suggests, I think it will be a sudden cliff, with PC hardware, chipmakers and software vendors all toppling over together due to the rise of smartphones and tablets.
Where is the tech industry going? Recently, I posted ”Beyond the PC Cliff” on my friend’s blog, which explores some of the emerging trends and industries coming — the Next New Things: :http://www.cmodisrupt.com/#!blog/csdn
Recently, $40 tablets have appeared in India, which is the beginning of a deluge of low-cost tablets. http://mashable.com/2012/11/29/aakash2-hands-on/
What new business opportunities do you see in the next few years?
For ideas, see the “Saving Intel” chapter in my new e-book: