Up to today, neither of the groups have given up, but it is obvious who is winning.
Instead of enabling people to run homebrew, the PSP hacking groups have started building their own PSP custom firmwares.
Using the PSPUsing Your Computer Using a UMDInstalling Custom Firmware Community Q&A Your PSP firmware controls your system settings, and new versions get released to add features and fix errors and security problems.
There are several ways that you can update the firmware on your PSP.
If you are interested in the “advanced” Pandora Battery method, please go check that guide, or the “Power users” section below.
If, on the other hand, you want to follow the easy method (which for now I recommend), please keep reading.
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Okay guys so this one may actually be somewhat useful.
Otherwise, you can use a computer or a game disc that comes with update software.I found my old PSP and decided I'd put some emulators on it, SNES, Game Boy, etc. When you find it, follow the instructions on the page to download it to your computer. One of the things you need to do beforehand is install custom firmware on your PSP. The custom firmware you put in your PSP depends on what firmware you currently have installed. For version 6.60, just go to this page and choose one of the sites: I don't know everything about all the sites and I can't personally vouch for their validity. It could be the humor, the pretty pictures, the degree of unhelpfulness, or anything. Enabling this homebrew makes the PSP an open platform.It allows you to add the functions and/or applications that Sony did not take care of. When you’re dealing with an open platform, piracy arises.
There’s basically 3 easy steps (you were expecting more?