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PlayStation (Games)

Submission + - PS3 Firmware v1.60 Detailed, with Folding@Home

drunk pandas writes: "Loot Ninja reports that Sony of Japan dropped a press release to date the upcoming PS3 Firmware Update v1.60. It'll be released March 22, and include Folding@Home access, background downloading, full size on-screen keyboard for text input, internet browser zoom and resolution settings, and Remote Play via any wireless access point.

The big news here is Folding@Home being included in the PS3. You'll be access it directly from the Cross Media Bar (XMB). This should finally put the PS3 to some good use."

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