Consumers' growing use of touch screens is becoming a bright spot in the laptop market, and it may help Windows 8, Ian Paul writes. One report predicts shipments of touch-screen notebooks could exceed expectations this year, but some industry watchers downplay the growth. "Total volume of notebooks dropped considerably" the first quarter, IDC's David Daoud says. "Ten percent of a dwindling market does not represent a great deal of achievement."
Report: Touch plays increasing role in laptop-shipment growth
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