C|Net is reporting that Apple has sent out invitations to the mainstream press for an event for next Tuesday. That event will be the "unveiling of a breakthrough digital device," according to the article:
As Microsoft prepares for the Oct. 25 liftoff ceremonies for its new operating system, Apple will be gathering journalists and industry analysts for "the unveiling of a breakthrough digital device," according to invitations received Wednesday.
Apple will unveil the new device--"hint: itis not a Mac," according to the invitation received by CNET News.com--on Tuesday during an event at Appleis Cupertino, Calif., headquarters.
The article goes on to say that sources are suggesting that the device will be a musical device of some sort. There is a little more information in the full article that we did not quote.