161w ago - Following up on my initial release and POC update, here is MultiMAN version 1.09.03 (20101106_170200) which is a multifunctional manager with unique options and features to manage your games, files, AVCHD and Blu-ray videos, update feature and much more for PS3 JailBreak users.
• User defined options.ini (options_default.ini) to set various options
• Copy/backup progress bar
• Support and display for 7 devices (HDD/USB/BD/SDHC/MS/CF)
• Animated icons and backgrounds
• Update check/download feature with [R3] button
• Support for COVER.PNG in AVCHD video folders
• Support for AVCHD activation from external USB devices
• Support for backup of AVCHD to internal HDD
• Support for playback of AVCHD content from internal HDD (syscall8 JB required)
• Overscan support for DLP and CRT TV sets
• Convert Blu-ray (BDMV) structures saved on the internal HDD to AVCHD...
Here is my latest release of OBM that is now PS3 AVCHD and Game Manager, which for those who haven't been following is an Open Backup Manager modification for JailBreak users on the PlayStation 3 console.
From the ReadMe File: "Based on Open Manager. Thanks to all who have been involved with creating and fixing it.
This is for use with USB devices that contain directories of movies processed with the windows AVCHD manager, it allows the selection of the movie for viewing under the XMB with subtitles if available.
If you dont know how to get your videos into AVCHD format use google.
• Scans connected USB devices for folders processed by the windows...
165w ago - Today Andriasang.com (linked above) reports that Sony is set to release a PS3 320GB HDD DVR bundle which includes Torne on November 18, 2010 in Japan.
The PlayStation 3 HDD Recorder Pack 320GB unit will be part of a a value priced package for prospective PS3 buyers who'd like to make use of the system's digital video recording capabilities.
To quote: "This limited edition package combines a Charcoal Black 320 gigabyte PlayStation 3 system with Sony's popular Torne digital video recording device.
The bundle will sell for ¥39,980. Separately, the Charcoal Black 320GB system currently sells for ¥34,980 (a Classic White version, announced at the Tokyo Game Show, is due on October 21), while Torne sells on its own for ¥9,980 (although it's widely available for a couple of thousand yen less).
In a separate announcement, Sony also said today that it will be releasing a 2.8m USB cable (Mini-B-A type). This is priced ¥500 and will be released on December 16. The cable that's included with the PS3 is 1.5 meters. The longer cable can be used in a similar capacity as that, for charging your controller and connecting to a PSP."