Small Android tablets gain as Apple buzz fades

While Apple still holds about 43 percent of the worldwide tablet market — by far the single largest percentage — Samsung, Amazon, Lenovo, Acer, and others saw hefty year-to-year gains in shipments during the second quarter, ranging from 228 percent (Acer) to 317 percent (Lenovo), according to a research note released Thursday by Canalys.

Overall Android shipments topped Apple.