Apple rumoured to send out invites to iPad Mini event Oct 10

Apple is apparently getting geared up to send out invitations to media event to announce the iPad Mini.

CNN Fortune reports:

"According to our source, who asked not be named, there appears to be some truth to the widespread rumors that Apple is preparing to launch a smaller and cheaper version of the iPad -- often called the iPad mini or iPad air and usually described as having a 7.85-inch screen.

What our source adds is the specificity of a date: The press, he says, can expect invitations to go out on Oct. 10"