vizzini wrote:No it isn't. Apple's share price recovery came from making some highly desirable, fashion conscious tech allied with simple functionality and Jobs' genius in convincing the public that what he was selling was something you had to have. Games are nothing to do with it. Apps, maybe.
Gaming is super important in the world nowNo it isn't. More important, but still not very important.
But a desire to garner added developers from Droid/iOS familiar with ARM, to launch Playstation Mobile was probably the overriding factor. Not wanting to place all their eggs in one basket while the company's overall finances were making a loss would been a large factory in risk management to.So, Sony, having ensured technological dominance and superiority for generations by frontloading the R&D costs for developing the Cell, then decided it was too risky, and went with conventional alternatives? Seems a bit of a waste of time then, hey?
Edited by LeoliansBro at 10:04:29 23-11-2012
LB, you really are a massive geek.