Amazon has sent invitations to the press for a Sept. 6 press conference in Santa Monica, Calif. The invitation offers absolutely zero hints. The full text states: "Please Join Us for an Amazon Press Conference."
The event will take place in mid-September at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. The venue appears to be a old airport hangar at the Santa Monica Airport, just outside of Los Angeles, where it commonly hosts private events and film shoots.
A recent report said the company was planning to introduce up to five or six tablet SKUs, at least one of which is a 10-inch model of its tablet.
September appears to be a huge month for product announcements with Microsoft and Nokia expected to unveil new Windows Phone 8 devices on September 5th and Apple expected to unveil at least the new iPhone on September 12th.