It’s Showtime: Apple invites media to special event in San Francisco on September 12th

In an email sent out to media this morning, Apple has announced a special media event to be held on September 12th.

The invitation states, “It’s Showtime” along with the usual white Apple logo and sweeping Hollywood movie premiere spotlights.

Apple’s special media event is scheduled for Tuesday, September 12, 10am local time at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater (http://www.ybca.org/), 700 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA.

[UPDATE: 1:15pm EDT: According to CNET’s Matthew Elliott , “Steve Jobs is set to take the stage for [the] press event next Tuesday, September 12.]

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71 Comments

  1. (000) My anaylsis indicates that Apple is buying Hollywood and will soon be opening its own line of all digital multiplex theatres run on x-serve server farms, and I will be extremely disappointed if this is not true; I will punish the stock if it is not. I also expect portable popcorn machines, and an Apple force-feedback lounge chair… (000)

    * pop *

    …oh, I just had the weirdest dream.

  2. I got it. This morning a homeless man at the BART station (really an undercover Microsoft spy) named Casper Jadicus gave me the lowdown.

    Apple is going to change the colors of the bags at the Apple Store from white with silver logo back to blue with a white logo.
    Wait– there’s more!
    It won’t be just any bag- it’s an iBag the world’s first internet ready retail bag. It will come complete with 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2+EDR and has eternal battery life. The entire bag is a new flexible display and features an on-bag touch type surface. You will never have to worry about laptop theft again as your new iBag will look like any regular upscale store bag.

    You heard it here first.

  3. Web delivered movies. Put a movie in a que. Wait a few hours to get things rolling. Downloads of movies in your que happening in background, caching on your machine. When it comes time to view, purchase a key, view movie, next movie in your que starts rolling into your cache. It’s really not that hard to pull off. Apple will make this happen.

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