updated 10:20 am EDT, Tue July 19, 2005
Citing further evidence of Monday. "While not surprising given last week's strong results, Apple continues to gain market share," Piper Jaffray said. Apple's share of PC shipments climbed to 4.5%, up from 3.7% a quarter earlier. According to the research firm the increase is the second-largest in the last two years. "We expect continued market-share gains through the back-half of calendar 2005, as Apple benefits from carryover from the massive installed base of iPods during the back-to-school and holiday seasons."