8w ago - Following up on PS3ITA Manager v1.40, today Italian PlayStation 3 developer Rancid-o updated his fork of the PS3 homebrew application Iris Manager to PS3ITA Manager v1.41 followed by v1.42 which now supports the PS3 Firmware 4.50 payload for Custom Firmware users.
To quote, roughly translated: After the latest updates available in the hacking scene, PS3Ita Manager updated to version 1.41. Among the most important found the integration of the payload 4.50, the compatibility of the extended Fan...
Here is Evilnat's Manager, an unofficial version of Iris Manager, I updated it because i love this backup launcher and I need it , and I changed his name too to not confuse with original releases from Estwald, nothing more, I added some changes for CFW 4.50:
Added backups compatibility [4.50]
Added fan control compatibility [4.50]
This release installs on your internal HDD with IRIS00069 ID to not overwrite his original ID.
To quote: Ok guys, so here's something I have for you. This is an idps/psid changer.
This changes the idps in section 0 or section 6 and the psid in section B (not A sorry, i corrected that on the wiki) PERMANENTLY on flash. so, you know the drill. be VERY careful when using this tool and always take precautions with a flasher.
You're going to need 5 things: root_key, a backup of your nor flash (only nor is supported at the moment but you can easily make it compatible for nand consoles by changing...
10w ago - Following up on their previous updates, today Sony's SVP has given PlayStation 4 fans more insight into the PS4's noise level, power consumption, media performance and more below.
To quote from DualShockers.com (linked above): "Sony Computer Entertainment Japan and Asia Senior Vice president and Director of Business Unit 1 Masayasu Ito isn't as well known as Shuhei Yoshida between PlayStation fans, but given his technical role he's the best person to ask about some of the most technical aspects of the upcoming PS4.
Today he gaver some extremely interesting information about the console as part of an interview on the Japanese tech site AV Watch.
Here's a summary of the most relevant points:
While being always online is not necessary, a network connection is important to fully enjoy the features of the PS4.
The PS4 will initially act as a stand-alone web server for the PlayStation App. In the future there's the possibility of this to be expanded through the cloud, with the PS4 and PlayStation App interacting through the cloud, allowing cooperative...
10w ago - Following up on his previous release and plugin, today PlayStation 3 developer exofreak made available an XML modification to permanently remove the annoying Singstar Icon from PS3 UK consoles complete with a video demo below.