Slide show: 20 iPad competitors to watch [UPDATED]

Will the iPad get surrounded?

The Apple iPad has re-energized the market for tablet computers but it has gone nearly all of 2010 without a serious challenger. That will soon change. Here is an updated list of 20 upstarts taking aim at the iPad.

If you'd prefer to view this as a text-only list, see the companion blog post.

By Jason Hiner

Jason Hiner is Senior Editorial Director of CNET and former Editor in Chief of TechRepublic. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.