The PS3 Slim's stand is not free. It costs $US24, or about 8 per cent of the console's $US300 price. Worth it? (Spoiler: No.) Here's the detail shot.
But while Sony has done no favours for its fanbase, the company has just handed over a potentially huge pile of cash to third party peripheral manufacturers, like Mad Catz and Nyko, who will make a killing selling the things in hot pink polka dot finish for a still-ludicrous $US15 a pop. [Kotaku]