The decline of the PC, measured in DRAM

Kathleen Atkins

An article link posted in the General Windows forum last week provoked discussion among Lounge members concerning the uses to which we put devices.

Blogger Arik Hesseldahl noted in an All Things D post that in the second quarter of 2012, PCs consumed only 49 percent of all DRAM memory chips produced. He took this as signifying the beginning of the end of the PC era. Lounge members debated that point, as you can read in this thread.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.
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