You read that right, there have been rumors circulating that Apple may be looking to acquire Sony. According to sources, if this merger were to happen, “the end result of Steve’s pruning would be a much smaller Sony, more similar to the way it was in the ’60s.”

But he would have a solid foundation from which to build a new media powerhouse, and the end result, after five to 10 years, could eclipse the reach and scope of the current Apple significantly, and maybe even firms like GE and Samsung.

[via DigitalTrends – image via iPhoneSavior]