Sony Immersed Over Their Heads

BusinessWeek online posted an article that leaves me with mixed feelings. On the one hand it seems apparent that the Japanese conglomerate knowingly violated the IP rights of Immersion and (most likely) expected to get their way by throwing their weight around – mostly in court. That kind of corporate arrogance ticks me off; especially since I recall the announcement of Immersion’s amazing haptic technology way back and thought how cool that stuff was from an ID perspective. But on the other hand, this kind of thing potentially puts Microsoft in the not-too-uncommon position of monopolizing an industry. MSFT is at $24.19 right now and at the low end of the stock range. With Sony on the skids and their X-Box 2 slated for 4th Quarter, watch their stock rise….