The Post-PC Era is Emerging

Perhaps no other invention revolutionized the world as profoundly as the personal computer. From the clunky, bug-ridden devices that were assembled from mail-order parts by a small number of geeks in garages in the 1970s — to the sleek machines of today, the PC has become a vital tool in the work and personal lives of nearly every American.

They have become so ubiquitous that, in January 2003, more than half a billion personal computers were in use around the globe. By the end of the year, another 134 million PCs were added, accor.....

This content is for TRENDS SUBSCRIPTION members only.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *