Channel Beat: Tablet Shipments Decline In Q2 (Video)


This week's episode of CRN TV's Channel Beat looks at the decline in Q2 tablet shipments plus harsh words for Microsoft from ex-executive Robert Scoble.

This week's episode of CRN TV's Channel Beat, which recaps the top stories in the IT channel, looks at the second-quarter decline in worldwide tablet shipments -- and what could be behind the drop -- as well as a slight improvement in PC shipments. This week's recap also looks at harsh words for Microsoft from ex-executive Robert Scoble, who said the software giant has lost its "cool" factor, plus the latest news on ex-SAP vice president Thomas Langenbach, who was recently sentenced to 30 days in jail for posting fraudulent bar codes on Lego toys at Target stores.