Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 8/1-8/5

  • Tablet shipments continue to decrease in Q2
    • IDC reports tablet shipments continued to decline in the second quarter, with 38.7 million devices shipped globally. This represents a 12.3 percent year-over-year shipment decrease.

Last week, Apollo Global Management Group announced their purchase of Outerwall for $1.6 billion, or $52 per share.