PS3 Update 2.41firmware is available and Sony says it will finally fix all the problems from 2.40.
Just a week ago Sony released firmware 2.40 and had to withdraw it following some problems of a few gamers.
Installation works fine. You get a little date and time display in the upper right corner of the screen.
It seems to be actually faster and streaming got improved again we recommend 2.41 as it looks very promising.
Update 2.41 you get only with your PS3 and not via the Internet. The update is almost a fixed 2.40..