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Sony's lack of ecosystem poses an existential threat

Sudden drop in stock price reflects market perception of business model vulnerability

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Sony saw, but misunderstood and misapplied, the ecosystem effect between devices and content.   © Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Stephen Givens is a corporate lawyer based in Tokyo.

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