It's happening: tablet shipments to surpass PCs by end of 2013

IDC's latest projections predict that by 2017 PC's will only be 5% of the smart connected device market while tablets and smartphones will grow to 16.5% and 70.1% respectfully. Only geezers will use PCs and, of course, people who work for cheap ass companies which still uses a 30 year old COBOL application.  

PC Shipments May Be Worse Than Expected, Wearables To Eat Into Tablet Demand

That’s the takeaway from market researcher IDC, which today said it expects PC shipments to drop 9.7 percent this year as customers around the world continue to turn to mobile devices including tablets and smartphones and as PC buyers in emerging markets including China hold back on their ...