Worldwide, smaller tablets are set to grow explosively in the near term, aided by the entry of the iPad mini into the market. An October estimate from IHS iSuppli projected that about 17 million 7-inch tablets would ship globally this year, with the figure doubling to 34 million units in 2013.
And the iPad mini will no doubt help Apple in its continued dominance of tablet web traffic. Onswipe found that 98% of web traffic on tablets came via an iPad. By comparison, all Samsung Galaxy models combined came in a very distant second, accounting for only 1.5% of traffic. Read the rest at eMarketer.