Apple Hosting iPad 3 Launch Event March 7

Apple iPad 3 event: March 7True to rumors, Apple will be hosting a special media event on Wednesday, March 7. The company sent out email invitations to the event on Tuesday, saying it will show off the new device at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco.

Apple isn’t saying exactly what features the new iPad will sport, nor is the company saying when it will hit store shelves. Rumors, however, say the new iPad model will include faster processors, a higher resolution display, longer battery life and a slightly redesigned form factor.

Apple’s iPad 3 event will start at 10AM pacific time next Wednesday, so be sure to check in with The Mac Observer for our coverage.