It's going to be an interesting week; also see Microsoft to launch new Surface PC at October 26th event (The Verge) and What to expect at Apple’s Mac event: All-new MacBook Pros, refreshed Airs & iMacs, more (9to5Mac)
"Apple is planning to introduce new Macs at an Oct. 27 event, sources confirmed to Recode.Apple plans to launch new Macs at an October 27 event - Recode
The move had long been expected, given that the company released MacOS Sierra last month but had yet to introduce any new computer models sporting the software. It also comes just in time for Apple to have the new products on sale for the full holiday season.
Apple has gone a long time without making significant changes to any of its Mac models, with most experts encouraging customers to hold off all but essential new purchases until the lineup was updated. Tops among the rumors have been reports that Apple will introduce a new MacBook Pro sporting a row of customizable touchscreen keys."