By Alice O'Connor   //   December 13, 2011 1:15 PM

PlayStation 3 'Other OS' lawsuit dismissed

Twenty months after Sony disabled the PlayStation 3's 'Other OS' feature, which allowed users to install and run Linux, a US federal court has dismissed the class action suit filed against Sony in protest.
By Brian Leahy   //   April 7, 2010 5:30 PM

Report: Hacker Restores Linux Support to PS3

On April 1, Sony removed Linux support on the PlayStation 3 through the OtherOS feature with a firmware update. Before the firmware was live,...
By Alice O'Connor   //   March 29, 2010 7:23 AM

Next PS3 Firmware Update Removes Linux Support

The PlayStation 3 will lose the ability to install and run other operating systems--such as Linux--with the release of the v3.21 firmware update on...