PS3 Informer writes:
"Somebody inside the company must have been concerned that Ken Kutaragi's ambitious plans to make the Playstation 3 the Trojan horse for a new optical format were ill-conceived. Would consumers do as he said and seek out second jobs to afford the pricey media player, or would the experiment in disaster? Luckily for Sony, nearly three years after the launch of the Playstation 3 and the replacement of Kutaragi at the head of Sony Computer Entertainment, his design has been vindicated: although it was risky, Sony's Blu-ray strategy has turned out to be a success. Here are five reasons why."