September's headlines: Conferences and holiday must-haves [video]

Summer's over and the conferences are back - VMWorld this week and the Intel Developer's Forum later in the month. At the same time, now that the kids are already back to school, it's time to start thinking about the holidays.

Summer's over and the conferences are back - VMWorld this week and the Intel Developer's Forum later in the month. At the same time, now that the kids are already back to school, it's time to start thinking about the holidays.

All of this makes for a bunch of news in the month of September. In this video, ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das and I take a peek at the month ahead to get a sense of what might be making headlines over the next 30 days or so.

The month ahead: Partnerships and products expected The kids are back at school, conventions are back on the calendar, and tech companies are laying the groundwork for the holidays. ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das and senior editor Sam Diaz preview September's anticipated holiday offerings and trade show announcements.