DTNS 2285 – Oculus Riffed

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comTim Stevens is on the show. We’ll reminisce about the great PlayStation Network outage of 2011 and posit just what the heck Oculus is up to.

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Show Notes

Today’s Guest: Tim Stevens, editor-at-large at cnet.com

HEADLINES

Them whippersnappers are nippin’ at yer heels: IDC released its estimate for the worldwide tablet market for the second quarter of 2014. 49.3 million tablets were shipped, an 11% rise over last year although a decline of 1.5% from Q1. While Apple’s shipment and market share declined, it still leads with 26.9%, followed by Samsung, whose tablet market is also declining to 17.2%. The rise in the market is powered by the smaller tablet makers Lenovo, Asus and Acer in that order, although a whopping 44.4% of the market comes from tablets made by even smaller producers.

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