Leading up to every new generation of hardware is a ton of speculation. There is nothing receiving more speculation right now than the Nintendo NX, the next console from the company.
What will it do? Who will work on it? What kind of discs does it take? Will it lock me out of my own games? All of these are questions that everyone has before a single shred of information is shared. To answer a lot of these questions, rumors are thought up.
Some are based on what people think they should do, others are just crazy ideas. No matter what their reasoning is, these rumors cover all facets of the platform and are often a joy to read.