Noting the bemusing correlation between the lower cost PS3 and increased sales, Sony have taken the adventurous step of lowering the cost of the PS3 dev kit too. And, get this, they’ll continue to reduce the cost as more developers adopt the technology. I can’t see that working.
Sony have also done stuff with their development environment to incorporate the widely used programming tools from SN Systems.
There’s an official press release, but when we tried to type it in to the site it all came out in binary. And although that turned me on, frankly you lot wouldn’t have understood it. Anyway, here’s our favourite bit: