SAN FRANCISCO ( TheStreet) -- Sony (SNE - Get Report) finally got off its posterior and announced the name of its new PlayStation 3 motion controller, Move, at the Game Developers Conference just before the release of Electronic Arts' (ERTS) new Tiger Woods game. Golf claps all around.TheStreet.com reported in December that the PlayStation 3 motion controller would bow before the middle of this year. What remains uncertain is just how much the PlayStation Move will help the PlayStation 3's cause. After last fall's price drop briefly boosted the PS3's sales, it now finds itself in a familiar position on the game-console food chain: in third place behind Microsoft's (MSFT - Get Report) Xbox 360 and Nintendo's Wii, according to NPD Group's January sales figures. If you include Nintendo's DS handheld in the mix, the PS3 is a distant fourth.
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