1. Shiny

    Report: iPad Mini Coming in October

    Apple employees walk towards the Apple Headquarters to attend Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' memorial service in Cupertino, California, on October 19, 2011. Apple stores across the country shut their doors for a few hours on Wednesday to allow its employees to participate in a staff celebration of the life of Jobs.   AFP Photo/Kimihiro Hoshino (Photo credit should read KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

    Kimihiro Hoshino, AFP / Getty Images

    If the iPad mini is already out, what is Apple going to do with that $1 billion settlement from Samsung? A new report claims Apple’s latest, the iPad Mini, will debut at a blockbuster event in October. This unveiling will occur a month after another major Apple event, the launch of the latest iPhone—a move observers speculate is intended to drum up extra publicity and anticipation.

    Read it at AllThingsD