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PlayStation (Games)

Submission + - Sony update bricks fat Playstations (thinq.co.uk)

Stoobalou writes: A controversial update which was seeded by Sony in order to remove the ability to run Linux on the Playstation 3 games console has caused a storm of complaints.

The 3.21 firmware upgrade, which removes the security hole provided by the 'Install Other OS' widget used by lots of educational institutions and hackers alike, also removes the console's ability to play games or connect to the Interweb according to forum posts, turning it into a very expensive doorstop.

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Sony update bricks fat Playstations

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