Contrary to its 2014 performance, the first quarter of 2015 was rather tepid for the New Zealand PC market.
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“This is the strongest year the New Zealand PC market has ever seen in its history."
"Consumer demand remained strong and was primarily driven by falling price of notebooks."
It's rare that a company would release internal data on drive failure rates -- even more so when that company, Backblaze, earns its living storing consumer data in the cloud. That makes the hard drive data released this week even more valuable.