The camera is still 4/3 isn't it? Plus for some, Sony didn't have a full frame camera (does now). Canon and Nikon do, and the lenses are interchangeable with the D series. Which means you can get a full frame system piecemeal if you want one. Snob/professional category.
I thought they bought Konica/Minolta.
Sony bought some sound editing software that I owned. I paid for the MP3 codec, changed computers, codec and software no longer working. Since I bought software under Soundforge name, Sony would do nothing even thought I had license, receipt, etc.
I did like the PDAs though. I still have 2 working Clies and software. (Pre DRM, probably why they worked so well.)
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