New mantra for PC makers: Diversify

My spin: FYI
Cnet News Clip: Although consumer PC demand led to better-than-expected sales growth in the second quarter, manufacturers that focused only on the consumer market were not the ones that benefited.
Apple Computer saw its worldwide market share drop to 2.3 percent, down from 2.7 percent a year ago, although slightly up from the 2 percent Apple had in the first quarter, according to research firm IDC. Gateway saw its shipments decline by more than 24 percent from a year ago, with its share of the U.S. market dropping to 4.2 percent, from 6.1 percent a year earlier.
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