Today in Connected Consumer

Well, here we go. Apple has sent out typically cryptic media invitations to its event on Jan. 27th in San Francisco and a report by Fox News report claims to have confirmed that it will focus on three products: the long-anticipated tablet, iPhone 4 and a new round of iLife software. The Wall Street Journal reports this morning that HarperCollins is in advanced talks with Apple about bringing “enhanced” e-books to the tablet, so I guess that means there really will be a tablet.