iPad And Android Tablet Market Share Margin Narrows Much Faster Than Originally Predicted

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple continued to win out in terms of tablet market share this past quarter, according to the latest figures from ABI Research, with a 55 percent share of all shipments during the period. That’s a lead it has had since 2010 when the iPad was introduced, but it’s also the slimmest lead it’s ever had, and represents a dip of 14 percent versus the previous quarter. At this rate, Android could overtake the iPad for tablet share sometime next year, something which seemed unlikely or even impossible in 2010 and 2011. Shortly after the iPad’s introduction in 2010, there were (IT news)