Of course, it's unlikely that Sony would shell out hundreds of millions of dollars to have PS2 games running on the PS3. It's clear that the purchase points to a far more ambitious strategy.
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Sony has a lot to gain by executing an ambitious cloud-based strategy for PlayStation. However, the company has a long history of having great vision--and terrible execution. Remember how PSP was supposed to be Sony's
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