“According to sources close to the situation, Apple is planning an important — but not large-scale — event to be held in New York at the end of this month that will focus on a media-related announcement,” Kara Swisher reports for AllThingsD.
“Per the usual caveat, the tech giant is well known for moving around their public show-and-tells, so this could certainly change at any moment,” Swisher reports. “But, for sure, several sources underscored that the event is not related to an upcoming version of the iPad 3, the next iteration of the popular tablet device that many expect to be available in 2012.
Also unlikely, the rollout of Apple’s large-scale rethinking of the interactive television initiative that it has been working on.”
Swisher reports, “That leaves some kind of advertising or even publishing announcement, which might be the case, since Apple SVP of Internet Software and Services Eddy Cue is reportedly involved.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews readers too numerous to mention individually for the heads up.]