TechBits: tech news (9.5.12)

Two of this week's big headlines:

{} {} Apple is sending out invitations to what's presumed to be the unveiling of the iPhone 5. {}Industry analysts say the phone may have a bigger screen and a smaller connector. {}It may also pack a faster processor.

{} {} Many people who've seen the Metro desktop on Windows 8 don't seem to like it. {}THey're already experimenting with programs that can make 8 resemble 7. {}One takes the entire desktop back to its old look- and another converts the metro start menu to a Windows 7 menu.