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High Tech Tuesday Webinar: Windows 8 and Its Impact on the PC and Tablet Market

Published: 22 July 2013

ID: G00252707

Analyst(s): Annette Jump , Meike Escherich

Summary

Microsoft needs to successfully execute its vision around Windows 8 to expand its presence beyond PCs. Failing this would significantly damage its brand and partners in the struggling PC market. We evaluate recent PC market developments, users' perceptions and their adoption plans for Windows 8.

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