The premise of this thread is pretty amusing when you consider the fact that Sony was one of Steve Jobs' biggest inspirations.
When it comes to the PlayStation, is obvious Sony's biggest inspiration was Nintendo. And Microsoft nowadays, given how much the PS4 (and 3) borrow from the original Xbox (and 360).
“Simple minds have always confused great honesty with great rudeness.” - Sherlock Holmes, Elementary (2013).
"Did you guys expected some actual rational fact-based reasoning? ...you should already know I'm all about BS and fraudulence." - FunFan, VGchartz (2016)