Mac sales growth stalls -- here's why Apple doesn't care

Unlike Windows PC makers, Apple doesn't fret over cannibalization of its personal computers

By , Computerworld |  

Apple will announce its first-quarter revenue and sales numbers today in an earnings call that will start at 2 p.m. PT.

Combine iPad and Mac sales, and the picture for Apple is much brighter, although growth slowed last year from the torrid triple-digit pace of 2010 and early 2011. (Data: Apple.)

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