Sony can be laughable sometimes. From their attitude towards open technologies such as MP3(but yay, they’ve got MiniDisc!), MPEG4 etc to the fact that they take it upon themselves to create hardware they know relatively nothing about leading to problems(Emotion Engine anyone?). Although at least for the PS3 they are getting Nvidia to build their GPU.
They are like the Microsoft of the console world. Moreso than, er, Microsoft strangely enough…..