“So what happened this time? My guess is Microsoft happened,” Sears writes. “Apple’s event is now rumored to be two days before the respective Windows 8 and Surface tablet launches. Is this is coincidence? No way. Not in my opinion.”
Sears writes, “By moving the date a week, Apple stands to gain more media and consumer traction against its longest-standing rival… Microsoft needs to take charge of its own destiny with Surface and Windows 8. But on the week of October 22nd, expect Apple to dominate our collective ears, eyes and social media streams.”
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