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Tablets cause Windows sales drop?

Computing.com report that Microsoft results show Windows sales dropping by 30%, but their profits being boosted by ‘huge sales of the Xbox games console and the Kinect controller’.

The article suggests that the Apple iPad and other manufacturers tablets are affecting the traditional market for PCs with Windows.

So are Microsoft feeling the pressure or is this just another blip due the the current global economy ?

Computing article ‘ Microsoft reveals mixed results as Windows sales fade’ available at: http://m.computing.co.uk/ctg/news/1940347/microsoft-reveals-mixed-results-windows-sales-fade

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