Lenovo Unveils Plan For Android-Powered Tablet PC
MARY LOUISE KELLY, host:
NPR's business news starts with tablet fever.
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KELLY: Computer makers are rushing out new tablet PCs to compete with Apple's iPad. Today, a spokeswoman for Lenovo, the world's number four PC seller, said it's coming out with a LePad. It will use Google's Android operating system. And according to the online technology publication, C-NET, it will debut in China later this year.
Other new tablets include Dell's Streak. Hewlett-Packard has reportedly registered the name Palmpad - that could hint at a new device in the works. And last month, Cisco announced its tablet offering called Cius.
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