A Gartner research reported that global smartphone sales dipped 20.4% in the second quarter, and that's on top of a 20% decline in Q1.
Although 70% of U.S. broadband households think the economy will take a long time to recover, intentions for increased at-home video consumption and CE purchases remain solid, Parks Associates'
ongoing research on the pandemic's effects on consumer behavior and attitudes finds.
The 16 systems will bring together more than 330 petaflops, 775,000 CPU cores, 34,000 GPUs, and more to help researchers better understand COVID-19, its treatments and potential cures.
Gartner believes the sluggish sales are a product of political and economic uncertainties around the world, combined with an ongoing CPU shortage.