Apple’s September 1 Media Event – News & Rumors Roundup

Apple media event rumors

Over the past few days, we have been audience to a number of rumors and speculations about Apple's upcoming product announcements.

With the Apple media event set to get underway at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco in less than a few hours from now, here is a recap of all the possible announcements that may be in store for us.

iPod Touch

Apple TV


  • Apple could launch a new $0.99 TV show subscription service. Speculations are rife that this monthly subscription could give users unlimited access to any particular TV show. Update: We are hearing a last minute rumor that Apple will introduce Debut $0.99 iTunes TV Show Rentals from Fox and ABC. 
  • The rumored cloud-based iTunes system may not be unveiled. However, Apple is likely to enhance the web-based iTunes service with new social features that will make it easy for users to share their music tastes with their friends on Facebook and Twitter.
  • The duration of iTunes music preview could be extended from 30 seconds to 60 seconds.

iPod nano


The media event shall commence at 10 AM Pacific Time. You can watch the live streaming of the event on your iDevice as well as follow the coverage here on iPhone Hacks.