Calif. – Sony (NYSE: SNE) is working on a
universal video game controller that would work with any console, CNET News.com
reported, citing a patent application from August 2008 that was made public
last week. The patent application describes a "universal game console
controller that has an LCD presenting, depending on what type of game console a
user has input, a controller key layout for a first type of game console or a
controller key layout for a second type of game console."