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If anything, it seems that Apple and Sony are gearing up for an all out war. The first sign of struggle sparked just a few weeks ago as Apple blocked Sony's book application from the iPhone, stating that the app would have bypassed Apple's system from purchasing digital content. Sony then said its PlayStation Suite was unlikely to operate on the iPhone.


"We are not as closed as Apple is," said chief executive officer of Sony Computer Entertainment, Michael Ephraim.

http://www.tomsguide.com/us/Music-Unlimited-Xperia-Play-itunes-Gingerbread-PlayStation,news-10125.html

I sorta laughed at the Sony exec saying that Sony isnt as closed as Apple with all the PS3 lawsuits going down right now.
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Apple already tried to sue jailbreakers, and lost......

They are on the same level of fail really
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They need to take a lesson from google
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"We are not as closed as Apple is," said chief executive officer of Sony Computer Entertainment, Michael Ephraim.

LOL. The pot calling the kettle black. I love these jokes.
     
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post #5 of 32
Aww, two of Best Buys favorite butt buddies fighting with each other.
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"We are not as closed as Apple is," said chief executive officer of Sony Computer Entertainment, Michael Ephraim.
No you just violate the rights of Americans.
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Aww, two of Best Buys favorite butt buddies fighting with each other.
Hey, I like Best Buy.
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Oh boy, this is fail.

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Hey, I like Best Buy.
Yeah, I love over paying for electronics too.
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Oh boy, this is fail.



Yeah, I love over paying for electronics too.
I typically don't shop there myself, but sometimes I will buy my games there or blu ray movies. As for electronics I mostly buy elsewhere. Although they have occasional deals like the H70 I bought. It is just more rare to see an awesome deal unless you are an employee.
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I typically don't shop there myself, but sometimes I will buy my games there or blu ray movies. As for electronics I mostly buy elsewhere. Although they have occasional deals like the H70 I bought. It is just more rare to see an awesome deal unless you are an employee.
Employee discounts bring prices down to average online prices such as shopping on newegg or ncix.com
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