May 8, 2006: Playstation 3 Announced
2006– At a press conference before E3, Sony announced the Playstation 3 gaming console. This would be for a November 17 release and would feature items like Bluetooth wireless controllers, Wi-Fi and HDMI video output, and more. The system also will contain a Blu-ray disc system and pre-installed HDD.
Full Day in Tech History podcast show notes for May 8
- JavE 6.0 is released
- Citirix XenServer 5.5 released
- Apple introduces the Powerbook 2400c