Sony and Microsoft plan to open a retail outlet in San Francisco which will not sell software. The planned site, which could include a product showcase and a cyber cafe, may carry Microsoft-branded merchandise but the company will not even consider selling its software on the premises as it fears a backlash from Microsoft retailers.
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And becomes the team's executive chairman to boot