Apple sent out the invites earlier this week for what is widely thought to be their seasonal iPad unveiling +.
Also updates to its set top streamer Apple TV are now envisaged. For a comprehensive rumour runover MacRumors is a good read
We couldn’t locate a full invitation this go round so we have sort of borrowed the words from a Fox video!
The now famous Yerba Buena (literally “good herb”) Center for the Arts Theater is being festooned almost as we blog with lots of coloured leaves – we will update as it finalises. These initial preppers are via 9to5Mac.
Nathan Ingraham of the Verge has clicked the almost finished article. (@NateIngraham)
In other Apple / UK news:
- The current CEO of Burberry Angela Ahrendts is to take on Apple’s retail side next spring. In a rather fascinating move she will look after both on & off line retail. Following the great success of Ron Johnson (who subsequently couldn’t make a go of JC Penney) and the arrival and then departure of Dixons John Browett Apple are certainly moving up market.
- The “spaceship” in Cupertino designed by our very own Sir Norman Foster got the green light recently and the final planning decision should be ratified early in November. A suitable tribute to Steve Jobs
In other tablet news:
- Viking are offering 10% off selected iPads and iPad minis
- Amazon have announced and are taking preorders for their Kindle Fire HDX’s in the UK – Hurrah – Delivery is scheduled for November 13
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