Gartner cuts its PC sales forecasts, saying near-term computer buying should slow amid a cloudy...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gartner cuts its PC sales forecasts, saying near-term computer buying should slow amid a cloudy economic outlook. The firm expects shipments to rise 14.3% this year and 15.9% in 2011, down from 17.9% and 18.1% expectations; tablets should have an effect, displacing 10% of PCs by 2014.