According to comScore (a research firm), the Apple iPad is helping drive consumers’ holiday spending on computer hardware. Computer hardware sales is a top growing category for the holiday season with a 25 percent increase compared to last year.
On June 24, Apple’s next generation iPhone hit the stores and was a huge success. People stormed into Apple Stores all over US, France, UK, Germany and Japan. People were dying to get their hands on the device and stood in line for hours to get the feel of the phone. 600,000 people pre-ordered the device from Apple’s website and were eager to get it.