5h ago - Following up on the PS4 NOR Flash Dump from earlier, Spanish PlayStation 4 developer JaiCraB has made available JAISPI V1.0 which is a utility to read and write to the main memory (MX25L25635) of PS4 with Raspberry Pi through the SPI protocol.
He also released SLB2 V1.0 which is a utility to pack and unpack the PlayStation 4 Update PUP files similar to the PS4UPDATE PUP scripts available HERE.
14h ago - Sony Social Media Specialist Ryan Clements is back with the new Sony PlayStation releases for the upcoming week today, as follows:
Sometimes life sends a challenge our way, and we need to work through it to better ourselves, and those around us. Other times, life sends us an adorable robot who's ready to solve our problems and learn about humanity. With its friend, Alien Jeff. You know, the usual stuff.
This week sees the charming and unusual adventure, Doki-Doki Universe, arrive on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita - with total cross buy support across all three platforms.
From the creator of ToeJam & Earl, Doki-Doki Universe features the quirky adventures of QT3 and the memorable characters it meets along the way. A Starter Pack will enable you to play for free before investing in the full experience, so give it a try.
For those of you craving some spice this week, consider Sorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry God for PS Vita. This grid-based JRPG follows the aspiring sorceress Pupuru in her attempt to save her friend's curry restaurant from going under. Explore dungeons, defeat wacky creatures, and gather ingredients for the perfect curry!
For a full list of games coming to the world of PlayStation this week, head below. And enjoy the Drop!
2d ago - Below is a guide from wololo on SKFU Pr0xy covering how to use a proxy server with your PS4 to sniff PSN traffic for those interested.
To quote: How To Use a Proxy Server with Your PS4 to Sniff PSN Traffic SKFU Pr0xy
The following guide covers the very basics of how to install and run a proxy server on your local computer to use with your PS4. This allows you to study how the PS4 communicates with Sony’s servers, for various reasons.
A proxy lets you block some of the traffic (which has been useful in the past to let users access Netflix on their PS3 even when they didn’t have PSN access), or replace some of the traffic with connections to your own server (useful for being able to connect to the PSN on a lower firmware), or simply because you’d like to know what type of information your console sends to Sony’s servers.
Charles proxy is probably the most popular proxy around here, but it is commercial software. Thankfully, scene dev SKFU has been creating and updating his own proxy server for windows, and this is the tool I will be showing today.
5d ago - XGen Studios CEO and Founder Skye Boyes shared details today on how to earn a PS4 Fortune in Super Motherload on PlayStation 4.
To quote: Hello, fellow miners! In case you missed the news, PS3 owners can now get their hands on Super Motherload and dig up some Martian gems with their friends.
In the wake of the PS3 launch, and to treat our players on PS4, today's post is all about tips and tricks - helping you to maximize your mining (and edging out the "friendly" competition). Follow these tips and you'll have your gold Trophies in no time!
Faster, Stronger: Dig straight shafts down to expedite returning to the surface. It's often worth the cost of bombs to ensure a better tunnel for speedy, collision-free travel.
Efficiency = Much Better: Fuel consumption is highest when digging and flying. Refrain from revving the engine when descending and stay still while figuring out puzzles to conserve fuel.
Make a Small Fortune: Consider your actions carefully when solving puzzles. A careless blast can render the reward irretrievable and result in bomber's remorse.
Be More Cautious This Time, Comrade: C4 destroys a 5X5 area, TNT destroys 3X3, and Shaft Bombs destroy 1X9. This can can mean the difference between grabbing valuable...