Sarcasticgamer.com unravels the Microsoft Memory Card and HDD giveaway and goes in depth with the "why" behind this remarkable shift in strategy.
From the article: "Since the Xbox 360's launch, one of the major flaws with the system has been SKU's that dramatically differ from one another. On one hand, you've got Xbox Live, arguably the 360's strongest selling point, and on the other, you have a large percentage of 360 console owners that are unable to fully take advantage of it. It's kind of like buying a convertible when you live in Alaska. Taking the top down is a great feature on the car, but you'll never use it.
Well, looks like the brain trust in Redmond, Washington has come up with a solution that could resolve a lot of issues. Find out what that is and what it means for you, after the jump."