FORTUNE -- Despite increased competition from tablets running Google (GOOG) Android, the presence of Apple's (AAPL) iPad in the Chitika online ad network rose in March to 81.9%, up from 80.5% in February.
According to the report Chitika issued Thursday, the rest of the tablets are all distant also-rans.
In the same one-month time period, it saw the presence of Amazon's (AMZN) Kindles fall to 7.5% from 8.0% and Samsung's Galaxy Tab rise to 4.3% from 4.2%.
Chitika, which says it got its March data by sampling tens of millions of ad impressions in the U.S. and Canada between March 15 and 21, attributes the iPad's improved share in part to the discounts Apple began offering on refurbished iPads in mid-March.
According to Chitika, the iPad has recovered somewhat from its post-Christmas dip
FORTUNE -- There was some consternation among Apple (AAPL) investors in early January when the Chitika Ad Network -- which sells data about the online activities of hundreds of millions of users to its advertising clients -- published a version of the chart at right. It showed the iPad's share of North American tablet Web traffic dropping 7.14% in MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Feb 6, 2013 8:29 AM ET
Early reports that its reception was "not-so-spectacular" seem to have been off the mark
Trip Chowdhry of Global Equities Research stuck his neck out Sunday and pronounced sales of the new iPad "somewhat light." Relying on the number of hits on Chitika's ad network-- always a risk, in our experience -- he went so far as to suggest three reasons that the new iPad's launch was such a disappointment: (I quote)
Lack of MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 19, 2012 12:42 PM ET
Wyoming and West Virginia, at 4.19% apiece, have the lowest concentration of Apple computers
Apple's (AAPL) share of the U.S. PC market is still shy of 10%, according Gartner's first quarter 2011 report, but some parts of the country are more Mac friendly than others.
Drawing on research gathered between June 2 and 8 by Chitika's ad network, which serves more than than 70 million impressions per day, MacDailyNews reports that San MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jun 28, 2011 6:07 AM ET
5,000 iPad apps created, 12 million app downloads, 1.5 million ebooks bought at the iBookstore
In a press release issued Monday morning, Apple (AAPL) announced what several analysts had already surmised: that it has sold more than 1 million iPads.
It passed the seven-figure milestone on Friday, 28 days after the device's introduction on April 3 and the same day the iPad 3G went on sale. It's not clear from Apple's release MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - May 3, 2010 10:27 AM ET
Also, 63% own Macs, 8.5% iPhones, 2.89% Linux boxes and 1.3% Android phones
Dan Ruby at Chitika Labs -- the folks who run the much revised live iPad tracker (907,000 as of Friday afternoon) -- sent along the bar chart at right.
It shows, based on a survey of nearly 75,000 early iPad adopters, some of the non-Apple (AAPL) devices they own.
To Ruby's surprise, more than half of those surveyed have PCs MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Apr 16, 2010 2:51 PM ET
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