[Reuters] Holiday PC sales dip for first time in five years

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[Reuters] Holiday PC sales dip for first time in five years - 01/11/13 02:28 AM

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Holiday-season sales of personal computers fell for the first time in more than five years, according to tech industry tracker IDC, as Microsoft Corp's new Windows 8 operating system failed to excite buyers and many instead opted for tablet devices and smartphones.