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PS3 Firmware Update 3.56 Is Live!

As confirmed earlier by the PS Blog, firmware update 3.56 is now live for the PlayStation 3.  This is a minor update that adds a security patch. UPDATE 1:  As reported here, the package icon is no longer available on the PS3 after firmware 3.56.  Commenter Fiesta Dinner mentioned he…

PS3 Firmware Update 3.10, Facebook Linked with PSN

User’s of Facebook will be able to integrate their PSN ID with their Facebook account.  With this news, you’ll be able to automatically update your Facebook News Feed with Trophy and PlayStation Store activity.  So those Xbox 360 isn’t the only social networking console out there now,  the Twitter update…

PSN Is Down Today, “Maintenance” To Blame

Yes, beginning at 8:00 AM PT (11:00 AM ET) today the PSN will be down for maintenance for four hours. You want to know why too?  Jeez, ok in lieu of the new 3.0 Firmware update, Sony will be preparing it’s network for the upgrade.  But there’s somewhat of good…

Rumor: PS3 Firmware 2.7 Leaked

It’s been pretty quiet lately with the lack of BIG PlayStation 3 firmware news.  And right when you think there’s nothing new arriving, we get wind of this rumor.  And since most rumors tend to be true, I’ve decided to list the upcoming list of PS3 Firmware 2.7. Friends List:…

PlayStation 3 Firmware 2.50 now available

PS3 Firmware 2.50 goes live. Download it now! For those who tuned in yesterday, we reported all the nifty updates coming to the PS3 via the 2.50 update. We’ll our buddies at PlayStation Blog have shared the additional ggodies you’ll get in you bag. “In addition to the features announced…

PSN will be down today, 10/14

For 5 hours the PlayStation Network will be down today beginning at 2PM EDT – 7PM EDT. So, it looks like we are gearing up for tomorrow’s PlayStation Firmware update with a shutdown of the PSN today.  What will we see?  Just your normal “There’s nothing to see here” banner. …

PS3 Firmware 2.50, PSP Firmware 5.00

Sony’s PlayStation 3 and PSP will be receiving new Firmware updates… very soon we’re told. We’re liking the addition of letting you know when your friend last played on his PS3.  You can then bust his chops and mention to turn on that dust collector.  Here’s the quick recap on…

PS3 Firmware 2.42 Out Now, Nothing Special

As of now, nothing special to report.  From the keyboard on PlayStations Blog: “Just wanted to give everyone a quick heads up that a PS3 firmware update (v2.42) is now available for download. This update improves the playback quality of some PLAYSTATION 3 and PlayStation format software.” Some sites were…