We don't typically post about things to do with jailbreak around here, but this one seemed too cool to pass up. Over the weekend, iDownloadBlog spotted the jailbreak tweak "Controllers for All" which can be had for $1.99 from Cydia's ModMyi repository.
There�s are several common errors the PlayStation 3 gets. The main indicator that something is wrong with your PlayStation 3�is�the color of the system light; it can be yellow, red, or green. PlayStation 3 consoles typically only run software that has been digitally signed by Sony. It's part of the complex digital rights management system designed to thwart software piracy but the hack represents a first crack in that digital protection. Sony has sold 32.9 million PlayStation 2 consoles in the United States since their introduction in 2000, compared with 13.2 million Xbox units and 10.1 million Nintendo GameCubes, the Yankee Group said.
On March 1, 2010 (UTC), many of the original (non-Slim) PlayStation 3 models worldwide were experiencing errors related to their internal system clock. The error had a multitude of symptoms. Initially, the main problem seemed to be the inability to connect to the PlayStation Network However, the root cause of the problem was unrelated to the PlayStation Network, since even users who had never been online also had problems playing installed offline games (which queried the system timer as part of startup) and using system themes. At the same time many users noted that the console's clock had gone back to December 31, 1999.
The PS4 is fighting a close battle with the Xbox One, but it appears that Sony�s newest gaming device is � at least for now � the market leader for the new systems. Consumers are snatching up the box as quickly as Sony can manufacture them. The relatively low price and Sony�s recent upswing in terms of consumer confidence is ps3 hard drive size helping the console sell like crazy. That is putting the corporation in position to get a strong handle on the multibillion-dollar console-gaming industry. The PlayStation 4 is essentially a high-end PC with modifications, which means that components are in ready supply,� R.W. Baird analyst Colin Sebastian told GamesBeat.
With the release of the exploit online many programmers will likely start to examine the PlayStation 3 for ways to get deeper into the system. For some the prime goal will be to crack the encryption system that ensures illegally copied games cannot be played on the console while others will likely be motivated by the technical challenge of running their own software on the powerful PlayStation 3 platform. The PlayStation Store icons in the Game and Video section act similarly to the What's New screen, except that they only display and link to games and videos in the PlayStation Store, respectively.