At least, not in the way some people seem to think.
Sony stated that the PS3 would have a 10 year lifespan at the peak of their PR bullshit-a-thon.
Yes, the PS3 will still be on the market in 2016.
Yes, you should expect the next Playstation console on the market at or before 2012.
Yes, people will continue to buy the PS3 after the launch of the new console, but all of us reading this will have our eyes on the next Playstation by then.
Yes, the PS3 will continue to get better and better.
Yes, Topher is all pimp and shit.