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  • *UPDATE* PS Vita 3.15 FW incoming! adds PS4 support for PS VitaTV *UPDATE* PS Vita 3.15 FW incoming! adds PS4 support for PS VitaTV

    *UPDATE* Its official. The PS Vita 3.15 System Software update will land tomorrow and add better compatibility and support for [...]

     
  • PS1/PSP Games for PS Vita pulled, PSN Glitch blamed PS1/PSP Games for PS Vita pulled, PSN Glitch blamed

    Consider yourself really lucky if you read our article about PS1/PSP demos and classics (here) and bought some of your [...]

     
  • PS1/PSP classics revived for PS Vita PS1/PSP classics revived for PS Vita

    If you are a fan of PlayStation Classics then you’re in for a really pleasant surprise. It seems that PSP [...]

     
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5.00 M33 0xFFFFFFFF PSX error fix

Dark_Alex has posted a solution to users who are experiencing error 0xFFFFFFFF while trying to load PSX games. This is a bug in M33 code that is caused sometimes with certain icons. I’m not gonna bother do an update only for this but I’ll post [...]

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PSP Custom Firmware 5.00 M33 released

Its only been a few days and Dark_AleX has released Custom Firmware 5.00 M33 at lightning speed. Apart from the obvious firmware number change (see below), this update comes with a bug fix. Dark_AleX: Bug fix: when changing speed in xmb, and the psp turned [...]

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Opening up the PSP, and not just the packaging

Opening up the PSP, and not just the packaging

Japanese site PC Watch has provided a whole lot of pics of thee PSP-3000. The site shows us the inside hardware of the PSP as well as the close-ups of the system. PC Watch has gone all the way and has literally stripped the PSP, [...]

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PSP-3000 ships with TA-090 Motherboard

PSP-3000 ships with TA-090 Motherboard

The good news with the bad. Good news is the PSP-3000 ships with a TA-090 motherboard, the bad news its using a newer CPU and is its not booting up when used with a Pandora battery. Thus its Pandora proof and service mode can’t be [...]

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PSP Firmware 5.0 now out

As planned Sony have released PSP Firmware 5.0 via the network update feature or download below. Release changes: * The [PlayStation Network] category has been added, and [PlayStation Store] is now available under this category. * The sleep timer feature can now be used under [...]

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PSP Store demo

PSP store rep Grace Chen has added a recent video on the PSP Blog showing us the features of the PSP Store that will come in PSP firmware 5.00, by the way PSP Firmware 5.0 will be released tomorrow and hopefully 5.00 M33 will follow [...]

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PSP-3000 is unhackable for now…

PSP-3000 is unhackable for now…

Dark-Alex has had a look at a pre-release PSP-3000 in Spain and has confirmed what most of us thought, that the PSP-3000 system is Pandora proof at this stage. Universal unbricker / Despertar del Cementerio v7 doesn’t work. Dax comments that this is no doubt [...]

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PSPoste Beta 7 – Email client for the PSP

PSPoste Beta 7 – Email client for the PSP

We never covered this PSP homebrew application before, maybe because it was last updated over a year ago or before this site even existed…. Nevertheless were pleased to tell you that PSPoste has finally been updated after a while in slumber. if you didn’t know, [...]

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PSP Pandora Deluxe v2.3

PSP Pandora Deluxe v2.3

We love to see our favourite programs get updated frequently. DJB has just upped his MMS installer to version 2.3. This version brings the following changes: v2.3 (2008-10-11) - Fixed problem with 1.50 Kernel Addon selection. - Added the following Support Tools: Hellcat’s Recovery Flasher [...]

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Firmware 5.00; PlayStation Store next week

Firmware 5.00; PlayStation Store next week

Firmware 5.00 is set for release on October 15, next week, well in Japan anyway. With this update is the PlayStation Network, the store will feature under the new PSN category in the XMB. Selected first party titles will be up for download in Japan, [...]

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PSP Plus gives the PSP DualShock compatibility

PSP Plus gives the PSP DualShock compatibility

The PSP will soon be able to use the DualShock 3 as a controller via the PS3. Recently announced at the Tokyo Game Show, “PSP Plus” allows you to plug in the AV cable to the TV and connecting the PSP to the PS3 via [...]

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Dark_AleX explains why TA88v3 cannot be hacked

Dark_AleX explains why TA88v3 cannot be hacked

“..yet.” You may have noticed that DA’s site has been down for a while. Now that’s its back up, Dark_AleX has provided some details to the situation of unhackable PSP’s. The technical stuff in the full article.

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PSP-3000 Hands On

Eurogamer had a hands on with the new PSP-3000. They have stated that the PSP-3000 will come with PSP Firmware 4.20 pre-loaded. This firmware will have a USB auto connect option that will automatically start charging the PSP in the XMB when a USB cable [...]

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PSP-3000 at Amazon

PSP-3000 at Amazon

The box art for the “PSP Brite” has popped up on Amazon. Notice anything?   More in the full article.