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Meanwhile In The Future: A Second Moon For Earth

This week on Meanwhile in the Future, we ask what would happen if Earth had a second moon. How exactly that happens I won’t reveal — you’ll have to listen! But once it does, there are some really interesting things that we might notice on Earth, from tides and the night sky, to the potential destruction of Earth.

This New Leaked Nexus 7 Totally Looks Like The Other Leaked Nexus 7

Let’s face it. The new Nexus 7 is no longer a surprise. We’ve already seen it. We’ve already seen press shots for it. Hell, we pretty much know all the details. And now here it is in its full packaging, which means someone was able to get a real version of it early. Which means the Nexus 7 is pretty much ready to go.

Report: Apple Is Testing Bigger Screens For iPhone And iPad

The Wall Street Journal is adding weight to rumours of growing iPhone screens sizes, publishing a report which suggests that Apple is testing larger displays for both the iPhone and iPad. Citing sources at suppliers in Asia, the newspaper claims that Apple is testing a 12.9-inch iPad design, alongside a range of prototype iPhones with larger screens.

Leaked Ad Reaffirms Google's Rumoured New Nexus 7

A leak last week revealed details of Google’s new Nexus 7 tablet — and now freshly leaked press shots and a Best Buy ad reaffirm its existence. The @evleaks Twitter account has published a set of press images of the rumoured new tablet. It shows a few subtle tweaks to the existing design: gone are the dimples in favour of a new horizontal Nexus branding.

Rumour: Canon Testing 75MP Pro DSLR

As camera rumours go, this one’s pretty insane: Photography Bay is claiming that a reliable source has told it that Canon is testing “a pro-sized body like the 1D X” which packs a sensor with over 75 megapixels. Wow.

Sony Rumoured To Be Making Crazy New Camera System For Smartphones

This is one of the crazier camera rumours we’ve heard in a while. According to some “top sources” at Sony Alpha Rumors, Sony is developing a unique set of lenses that actually contain its own sensors and batteries. Whoa.

Report: Google Wants To Make A Streaming Television Service

The Wall Street Journal reports unnamed sources that say Google has approached big media companies about licensing TV shows for a streaming television service it wants to launch. Intel and Apple have also been working on similar services.

Report: Apple In Talks To Buy The Company That Made Kinect Sensors

If you can’t beat ’em, take ’em over. At least that’s what Apple might be thinking, as rumour has it that Cook and co are in talks to acquire Primesense, the company that makes the 3D sensors used in Kinect.

Report: Apple's TV Service Would Pay Networks When You Skip Ads

According to a report by former WSJ reporter Jessica Lessin, Apple’s long-rumoured stand-alone TV service will supposedly allow viewers to skip over commercials. While commercial skipping has been available as a feature for a while, networks have gone after and often crushed services into bankruptcy or caused them to retract said feature.

Report: Apple's Next-Gen Chips Will Be Made By Samsung Again

Apple’s had a turbulent time with Samsung, both in the courtroom and the marketplace — which in part helped inspire Cook and co’s recent move away from Sammy as a chip supplier. But according to a new report Apple is hopping back into the silicon bed with South Korea’s finest.

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