Los Angeles (CA) -A supposedly neutral third-party analyst has predicted that Microsoft will experience a "strengthened" market position for its Xbox 360 game console. Strategy Analytics games analyst Martin Olausson explained that Microsoft had clearly "pulled ahead" of Sony and Nintendo "when it comes to offering next generation online entertainment experiences."
According to Olausson, Sony and Nintendo announced "some new updates," such as the PSP Go and Wii Motion Plus. However, in Olausson's opinion, both companies simply unveiled "more of the same." Olausson also noted that neither firm offered a "clear vision" for entertainment services beyond the core gaming features of their respective consoles.
In contrast, Microsoft revealed a "torrent" of new services for its Xbox Live platform, including: