In tablet market, Apple sees its share drop to 50%

Posted: November 12, 2012 at 3:39 a.m.

Shoppers check out the new Apple iPad Mini earlier this month at the Apple store on Michigan Avenue in Chicago.

Apple’s share of the market for tablet computers fell to 50 percent in the third quarter as the iPad faced more competition from Android devices such as Samsung’s Galaxy tablets and Google’s Nexus 7.

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Business, Pages 23 on 11/12/2012