Those rumors of Connect's demise
were apparently greatly exaggerated -- Sony today confirmed that while the company is in fact trimming some 20 jobs at the fledging download service, it intends to keep the servers running. The company is still planning on shifting resources and attention to the Playstation Network
, however, so we'll see how long this stay of execution lasts for Connect -- Sony Reader
downloads alone aren't going to keep it alive, after all.