Here are your Apple rumors and AAPL news items for today:
iPad: Apple (AAPL) may be preparing to launch a new, larger version of its iPad, reports Bloomberg. According to sources close to the matter, a 12.9-inch iPad may be released by the tech company in early 2015. These sources claim that Apple has been working with its suppliers for close to a year now to create larger tablets. Current versions of the iPad feature 9.7-inch and 7.9-inch screens.
MacBook: A new rumor claims that Apple will launch a new, thinner MacBook in the near future, MacRumors notes. This rumor claims that the new MacBooks will be released by in either late 2014 or early 2015. This rumor is based on supply chain data from a source in Taiwan. Earlier rumors that delays of Broadwell chips would cause a new 12-inch version of the MacBook be delayed to late 2014 or early 2015 may have been referring to the same MacBook that is the subject of this newer rumors.
iWatch: The iWatch may be revealed at Apple’s September 9 event, reports Re/code. The website claims that Apple has moved up its reveal date for the iWatch from October to September. The wearable technology is expected to be showed off alongside the company’s 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch versions of the iPhone 6. The October Apple event that was previously speculated to be the home of the iWatch’s reveal may also still happen, but it’s unknown what the company would be doing with at the event.
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