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Demand for PS3 slipping?

by Saleem Khan, CBC News Online

Would-be profiteers are returning PlayStation 3s to stores after finding their ability to squeeze a torrent of profit on high demand evaporated following Sony's effort to keep a steady stream of consoles flowing to shelves.

In an article published before Christmas, Dana Brown of the Hamilton Spectator newspaper in Hamilton, Ont., wrote about a few people who were trying to unload their PS3s with no luck since a ready supply of the consoles were apparently available while Nintendo Wiis continue to be scarce.

The word schadenfreude comes to mind….

[The strange beast that is the interweb reared its head for this post: We learned about Dana Brown's story via Kotaku although the Spec — as it's affectionately known — is widely read less than an hour's drive away from the office.]

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