Apple Edges Out Microsoft in Introducing New TabletApple Inc. is set to reveal a smaller, cheaper version of the iPad at an event on October 23, just three days before Redmond based Microsoft releases Windows 8 and new Surface tablet, according to reports on Friday.
Best New Electronic Gadgets Out this Fall Attention is turning to Apple this week amid expectations that it's announcing a new iPhone. Plus, Seattle's Amazon announced four new Kindle Fire models and a new line of stand-alone e-readers, while Nokia and Motorola unveiled five new smartphones between them. Makers of consumer electronics, including Seattle's Microsoft, are refreshing their products for the holiday shopping season.
Meet and Greet Top Pot Doughnuts Founder in BellevueYou have an opportunity to meet and greet the founders of Seattle's own Top Pot Doughnuts, and the authors of the recently released book, Top Pot Hand-Forged Doughnuts: Secrets and Recipes for the Home Baker. The doughnuts are so popular, even President Obama had to stop in for one when he was in Seattle last year!
Barnes and Noble Hosts Local Holiday Storytime EventsHead to your local Barnes and Noble this Saturday, December 9 for a holiday party that includes a dramatic reading of the classic, The Polar Express!