PlayStation Plus subscribers can now backup their save files via Cloud online storage, which allows users to store up to 150MB of save data or 1,000 save files (whichever comes first).
The PS3 Firmware 3.60 update also allows users to select a timer for their PlayStation 3 controllers through the addition of a new menu option to set the amount of time before the PS3 controller powers off due to inactivity.
According to PS3 hacker KaKaRoToKS, Sony removed all the loaders in the PlayStation 3 Firmware 3.60 update as well. Below are some relevant Tweets, as follows:
Wow, in 3.60, Sony removed all the loaders, no more isoldr/lv1ldr/lv2ldr/appldr.. but they added lv0.2! Seems they found a way...
160w ago - A few days ago PlayStation Home Client Update version 1.4 was first announced, complete with a changelog and features, and today SCEE's Home Community Lead Alex Weekes has shared some last-minute launch details, as follows:
As we announced last Friday, tomorrow we will be releasing a new version of the PlayStation Home client: 1.4 is here!
In addition to the features already announced - new wardrobe, grouping, and voice chat - there are several other noteworthy improvements and additions.
First amongst those is the new Character Status settings, enabling you to set a status from a variety of new options including Happy, Sad, Busy and more! Even better, many of these status options will adjust your avatars facial expression and idle animations to match.
Other changes coming with 1.4 include improvements to the menu pad and Navigator, which can now be accessed directly by holding down the Start button. With the new cross-game invite support, you can invite your friends to join you in Home more easily than ever before.
161w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is back with this weekends PlayStation Network video content update today, as follows:
Hi everyone, it's time for this week's video store updates!
In honor of Toy Story 3′s release this week, many of your favorite animated films are in the spotlight! Update your library with heartwarming titles including How To Train Your Dragon, Stuart Little, Open Season and more in Spotlight on Animation.
Next, witness Adam Sandler in all of his glory in Deal of the Week: Grown Ups. Find incredible discounts on classic Adam Sandler movies like Anger Management, Big Daddy, and Click. Also, starting this week, PlayStation brings you November's Artist of the Month, Christina Aguilera, who makes her big-screen debut on 11/24 in the movie musical, Burlesque.
Visit Featured Collections > Artist of the Month on the video store to watch the trailer.
Sports fans rejoice! Experience the action and relive the moments with MLB 2010 World Series, NBA Games of the Year 2010-2011, and WWE Smackdown all available on the store this week.
Other hot deals on PSN include a FREE episode of Running Russell Simmons available now through 11/17 and...
161w ago - Today SCEE Home Community Lead Alex Weekes has announced that PlayStation Home Client Update 1.4 arrives during scheduled maintenance on November 11, 2010.
To quote: Today I can finally announce a release date for the newest client update for PlayStation Home and also share some of the exciting new and revised features!
So, without further ado: PS Home client update 1.4 will be released during maintenance next Thursday, 11th November. Once maintenance is complete, you'll be able to update your client and begin enjoying new ways of experiencing PS Home.
We'll release a full rundown of new and revised features next week, however today we wanted to share with you those we find most exciting and know you've all been waiting for.
Clearly, this has been one of the most requested areas for improvement of the PS Home experience for some time. Especially in recent weeks, we've seen numerous calls for improvements to the wardrobe. I've had to bite my virtual tongue for some time as the development team has been busy working away on bringing sweeping improvements to the wardrobe for 1.4, including the following:
• The ability to mark items you use commonly as "Favourite" items - making them easier to relocate.
162w ago - SCEE Home Community Lead Alex Weekes has shared this weeks PlayStation Home content updates today, which include Heavy Pets, LucasArts, a Hudson Gate update and more!
To quote: Dolphy racing in the Hudson Gate space has proven quite popular since the space was released. We are therefore very pleased to announce that the space will be updated this week with a new course!
Does your Dolphy have the right mix of stamina, speed and agility to master the new course or will you need to spend some time retraining your racing Dolphy?
Following on from the recent opening of their own store, LucasArts are back this week with a new collection of costumes sourced from Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2 including Jumptrooper, General Kota, Terror Trooper and Starkiller (with Dual Lightsabres!).
Lockwood update their store inventory with a hand-held black rose, and Codeglue release a terrifying new item of furniture: a Guillotine! Alternatively, drop into the nDreams store and pick up the Black Party Robe - great for matching with their scythe!
Heavy Water release the first of their new Heavy Pets range this week, just in time for Halloween. Pick up the bell tower, tombstone or flaming brazier (or all of them in a discount bundle) from...