Thanks to Mitch for the heads up.
Just when you thought Blu-ray was going to get squashed by Toshiba's HD DVD, Sony announces it has a partner, German company Singulus, to mass produce the disks. The part I find particularly interesting is this.
Sony said in September that its next-generation PlayStation game console would support Blu-ray technology, considered an important announcement because PlayStation 2 played a large role in spreading the use of the current DVD.
C|Net News - Blu-ray moves toward mass production