The marketing chap had the lamest excuse of them all, he said that Sony doesn't want to show the live demo as there is a hidden secret feature that Sony doesn't want to show off yet.
I can guarantee you that it super does not work and that Sony is merely showing what the machine will look like. There was a live demo - but from the developers' machines - of some developers' demos but you can clearly forget about the real hardware.
I don't have any idea how it is going to produce enough Playstation 3 machines in time to meet the November timeline.
Here are some pictures to feast your eyes, in case there's a famine. µ
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