Research In Motion to Launch iPad Rival: 'BlackPad'

As early as next week, Research in Motion plans to unveil its new tablet PC, unofficially known as the BlackPad. But why would anyone buy the BlackPad when there is the iPad, the Dell Streak, and others on the way?

Despite Rivals, the iPad Will Dominate for Years

Apple's wildly popular iPad tablet computer is expected to maintain its market dominance over the next couple of years, despite a number of rivals rushing to churn out similar products, according to a report released Wednesday by research firm iSuppli.