Apple Officially Announces Media Event on October 4th

Depending on how closely you follow the Apple rumor mill, you likely already knew this was coming, but now it’s official. Apple will be holding a media event at their Cupertino campus on October 4th at 10:00 AM Pacific time. The invitation itself is also incredibly elegant, and manages to convey everything you need to know in four iOS icons:

Details other than that are non-existent, although it seems safe to assume we’ll see some kind of new hardware, whether that’s a spec-bumped “iPhone 4S" or a newly designed iPhone 5. iOS 5 and iCloud also likely will launch either at or near the event as well.

Let the speculation begin, you’ve only got a week left to do it before Apple pulls the curtain!