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PS3 3.73 firmware update ready for download

10/17/2011, There is a new, non-mandatory PS3 firmware update that bumps up the version number to 3.73 that is available, awaiting your download. Basically, nothing major was included but it is still recommended that you make that update since Sony claims...

Best Buy charges $30 to upgrade your PS3 firmware

10/04/2010, It is news like this – hearing of Best Buy charging a whopping $30 to upgrade your Sony PS3 firmware to that of 3.50, that really makes our blood boil. Isn’t that taking advantage of customers who aren’t too tech savvy and need a little...

Blu-ray 3D Disc Playback Support Coming To PS3 On Sept 21st

09/16/2010, Sony has announced that the PS3 will be getting the 3.50 firmware update on September 21st, and with it, the ability to playback 3D content on Blu-ray 3D discs. The update will allow all 38 million PS3s worldwide to be compatible with Blu-ray 3D discs,...

PS3 firmware 3.42 now available

09/06/2010, The PS3 firmware 3.42 is now available for your downloading pleasure, and while it does not add any functionality (at first glance anyways) to your system apart from the standard “system software stability” area, it will be required if you...

Next PS3 Firmware Update Adds PlayStation Store Recommendations

07/28/2010, Sony has unveiled one of the features of the upcoming PS3 firmware update. With the 3.41 firmware installed, users will be greeted with recommendations for games and videos in the PlayStation Store, which should help promote popular titles to the users....

Geohot Looks To Enable Other OS Support For The PS3 3.21 Firmware

03/30/2010, It looks like Geohot (a famous hacker) isn’t too happy that Sony will be removing Linux support from its upcoming PS3 3.21 firmware, and the person who demoed an untethered iPhone jailbreak a short while ago, is determined to do something about it....