In a day and age where almost all electronic devices are in some way connected to the Internet, firmware updates for our mobile phones, music players and gaming consoles are regular and expected. With our high-speed connections and greed for new technology, updating our system software is exciting, and each brings the possibility of great new features, assuming they’re not simple bug fixes or anti-piracy measures.
Looking through the history of today’s devices, we’ve picked the top ten greatest firmware updates of all time, and ask you the simple – yet eye-opening – question: where were you when they were released? (PS. Yes, this article was largely written in response to NowGamer.com’s “The Top Ten Gaming Top Tens That No One Will Ever Click On”, sue me.)