And smartphones alone have showed majority since 23 December to the end of the year, with the share topping at While an unusually high top, a similarly high also happened on Monday 17 April , with then only smartphones share slightly lower and tablet share slightly higher, with them combined at For the Christmas season i. The UK desktop-minority dropped down to In the US, desktop-minority happened for three days on and around Christmas while a longer four-day stretch happened in November, and happens frequently on weekends.
According to StatCounter web use statistics a proxy for all use , in the week from 7—13 November , "mobile" meaning smartphones alone without tablets overtook desktop, for the first time, with them highest ranked at Large regions of the rest of the world are still desktop-majority, while on some days, the United States,  and North America as a whole  isn't; the US is desktop-minority up to four days in a row,  and up to a five-day average. On 22 October and subsequent weekends , mobile has shown majority.
The biggest continents, Asia and Africa, have shown vast mobile-majority for long time any day of the week , as well as several individual countries elsewhere have also turned mobile-majority: According to StatCounter's web use statistics, Saturday 28 May , was the day when smartphones "mobile" at StatCounter, than now counts tablets separately became a most used platform, ranking first, at Since Sunday 27 March , the first day the world dipped to desktop-minority,  it has happened almost every week, with by week 11—17 July , the world was desktop-minority,  followed by the next week, and in fact also for a three-week period.
According to StatCounter web use statistics a proxy for overall use , on weekends desktops worldwide lose about 5 percent points, e. Two continents, have already crossed over to mobile-majority because of Android , based on StatCounters web use statistics. The popularity of mobile use worldwide, has been driven by the huge popularity increase of Android in Asian countries, where Android is highest ranked operating system in the statistics in virtually every south-east Asian country,  while it also ranks most popular in almost every African country. Poland has been desktop-minority since April ,  because of vastly most popular Android there,  and other European countries, such as Albania and Turkey , have also crossed over.
While some analysts count tablets with desktops as some of them run Windows , others count them with mobile phones as the vast majority of tablets run so-called mobile operating systems , such as Android or iOS on the iPad. India and most of the middle East, have clear Android majority on tablets. In March , for the first time in the US the number of mobile-only adult internet users exceeded the number of desktop-only internet users with The region with the largest Android usage  also has the largest mobile revenue.
Internet based servers' market share can be measured with statistical surveys of publicly accessible servers, such as web servers , mail servers  or DNS servers on the Internet: This method gives insight only into market share of operating systems that are publicly accessible on the Internet. There will be differences in the result depending on how the sample is done and observations weighted.
Usually the surveys are not based on a random sample of all IP numbers, domain names, hosts or organisations, but on servers found by some other method. The TOP project lists and ranks the fastest supercomputers for which benchmark results are submitted, and by November they all use Linux. It publishes the collected data twice a year. In June , two AIX computers held rank and ,  the last non-Linux systems before they dropped off the list.
Previously AIX had been used in a world's fastest supercomputer ASCI White the last non-Linux fastest supercomputer , that's been decommissioned since over a decade ago. Historically all kinds of Unix operating systems dominated, and in the end ultimately Linux remains. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This section needs to be updated. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information.
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