A new PLAYSTATION 3 firmware update (v2.36) will be launching soon, improving system stability when playing select PlayStation format software titles.
In addition, the 2.40 system software update for PS3 will include "XMB" access in-game. The update will also include "trophies," as well as some other new enhancements. Sony has not provided more details about these new features. More information will be available soon.