Schadrach writes: Developer marcan42 has been hacking away at a custom bootloader — named AsbestOS — for booting & loading Linux on PS3 firmware 3.41. This will mark the return of Linux to the PS3 since the removal of the OtherOS feature by Sony.
Schadrach writes: 6 days before the offer was due to be yanked by their own communications, Cryptic has pulled the lifetime subscription and discounted 6 month subscription offers. This was done after a sudden notice of "We're almost out, grab it if you want it now!" leaving only a few hours to grab one before they ceased offering them. During this time, several people had billing server issues as well. People are understandably upset.