by Brent Dirks
October 17, 2013
With less than a week to go before Apple’s media event on Tuesday, Oct. 22, the company has started the process of decorating the Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts in San Francisco. A MacRumors reader sent in the pictured image of the decorations. It seems to match the design of the invitation sent out to media members earlier this week. Both the iPad 5 and second-generation iPad mini are expected to be unveiled at the event. The larger tablet will be redesigned for the first time in a few generations. Its smaller form factor will take a number of design cues from the smaller mini but still keep the same 9.7-inch screen. The iPad mini 2 will apparently sport a Retina display and other internal improvements. Its hardware design is expected to remain the same. There are also a number of other products expected to be announced at the event. Our own Bryan M. Wolfe has a look OS X Mavericks, the new Mac Pro, and more in a recent story. The event starts at 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday. Stay tuned at AppAdvice, and we’ll post the latest news when we get it. For other news today, see: Report: Samsung Leads Apple In Smartphone Sales In The US During The Third Quarter, Verizon Wireless Reports Strong iPhone Sales During The Third Quarter, and Apple Increases iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c Pricing In French Apple Stores.