Mobile Is Eating the World.

Earlier this month, Tim Cook showed the staggering success of iPad sales in comparison to the PC industry:

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Andressen Horowitz recently presented some interesting analysis on how 'Mobile Is Eating the World':

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Which all jives with market research firm IDC's prediction that 2 billion smartphones and tablets will be sold in 2017, in contrast to 300 million desktop and laptop PCs:

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