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Old 04-26-11, 09:25 PM   #29
Ninja Prime
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Default Re: Whats up with PSN?

Originally Posted by |MaguS| View Post
Thats a load, The reason they removed OtherOS was because they were trying to hack the system and get around the security. The removal of it delayed the issue, remember when GeoHot was still hacking at the PS3 through OtherOS?

Sony only pissed off the hackers and a few linux fans.
The problem was they went after him like a criminal, when he was just a dude who liked cracking things. Had they approached him, and say, offered him 50k a year to act as a security consultant for them, they could have avoided it. Now here they are losing probably millions to this problem, when they could have solved it better by not being the arrogant assholes they usually are.
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