A bit of non-patent Apple (AAPL) news: AllThingsD reports the iPad Mini will be announced at a...

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A bit of non-patent Apple (AAPL) news: AllThingsD reports the iPad Mini will be announced at a separate October event, rather than at the expected Sep. 12 event where the next iPhone will be introduced. This is in-line with recent speculation, and (if accurate) means Apple won't record any Mini sales in FQ4. (Apple-Samsung coverage)