One billion PCs worldwide by end of 2008

More than one billion PCs will be in use worldwide by the end of 2008, fuelled by high growth rates in emerging markets such as the Bric bloc of countries: Brazil, Russia, India and China.

Story: http://www.silicon.com/research/specialreports/china/0,3800011742,39167438,00.htm

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Yes! Notice that they didn’t offer to lower prices world-wide for the massive increase in production … but are offering them PC’s at 1/5 the price (of civilised countries) in these disadvantagd markets :stuck_out_tongue: