Here are the latest Apple rumors from the blogosphere:

“Apple on Wednesday began inviting developers to test the next update to its Mountain Lion operating system, signaling that a beta of OS X 10.8.3 will arrive soon.” — “AppleInsider” (

“For years, observers have noted the similarities between Apple, Inc. and religious cults. Origin myth? Check. Faithful masses? Just walk by an Apple store when the iPad Mini goes on sale later this week.” — “Deseret News” (

“Phil Schiller clarifies iPad mini has stereo speakers following Amazon’s Kindle comparison.” — “9to5Mac” (

“iPad mini delivered to customer ahead of Nov. 2 launch, unboxed.” — “9to5Mac” (