It's real, iPad offering a mini 7" or 8" by end of the year.
Chef Sleeve for the iPad
MiniDock allows you to charge your favorite iPhone or iPod with your existing Apple USB Power Adapter. Your device sits upright in the MiniDock while it charges directly into the wall socket, allowing you to free up counter or tabletop space. Small and simple, MiniDock enables users to make the most of their upright devices while they charge.