Microsoft buys domain

A quick WhoIs domain search and a bit of reading shows that Microsoft Corporation has purchased two domain names with Sony in them. The following screenshot is taken from the link above, where it clearly states that Microsoft officially owns the domains and Sony-Microsoft.


Could this mean a partnership between two of the largest computer entertainment developers? Or is this just another (for those of you who don't know, it redirects to

The domain is purchased through 2012, but redirects to a Bing search for Microsoft-Sony. There is no doubt that the purchase of these domains are official; the question is what is to come.