Version 1.3 of Playstation Home threatens fabric of space-time

Thursday will see the release of the latest version of Home for the PS3. The patch to 1.3 will add the long awaited ability to launch any game from within Home’s virtual world. The update also adds new item types and emotes for your avatar. More┬ácontroversially, Sony has also added something called the “Reality Inversion Matrix mode”. While representatives from Sony were hesitant to give details, recent patent applications by the company’s R&D lab may shed light on the mode’s purpose. The document describes software that leverages the immense computational power of your Cell processor in a distributed network of[…]