How is that any different from what the oil companies did back in the seventies by manufacturing an "energy crisis" for the express purpose of raping our wallets?
A few months after I got my Wii, the graphics started to glitch (like an overclock gone bad) and then the disc drive failed. I've had no issues since the repair.
It's not just in the PC space that MS is better with bluetooth. You can swap Linux and Windows with Wii and Xbox and the story is the same.