IDC published its data on the global PC market in 2005. PC shipments went up by 18.
According to IDC, global PC shipments grew 17.1% in Q3 2005.
Worldwide PC shipments jumped to 16.6% growth in Q2 2005, according to IDC.
IBM on Tuesday refreshed its ThinkPad portable and NetVista desktop computer lines with new models and accessories. The changes, while on the surface subtle, are part of a major strategy shift.
IBM Corp.'s Personal Systems Group on Monday re-branded its popular ThinkPad line of notebook computers.