If you’ve been following lawsuits in the tech industry as of late, or if you’ve visited your local Best Buy in the last year, you’re probably pretty aware that there’s a serious case of the copycat game taking place in the tablet market.

Since Apple introduced the iPad in January of 2010, the rest of its competition has been trying desperately to play catch-up. If you’re curious, here’s how tablet design looked before and after the iPad was introduced…

It’s pretty self-explanatory. Apple innovated, everyone else reiterated.

[Daring Fireball]