Don't think you can afford the newest Apple object of desire? Don't worry, there's plenty of competitors working on sexy, new age electronic book/magazine delivery systems. The New York Times reports that among others, Google is "soon expected" to begin selling a tablet PC of its own.
After iPad, Rivals Offer Variations on a Theme
By ASHLEE VANCE and NICK BILTON
Published: April 11, 2010
Google, Microsoft, Nokia and Hewlett-Packard are developing products that show a desire to expand beyond their respective core businesses.