Over at the Playstation Blog they’ve posted a video detailing some of the upcoming features in PS3’s 2.40 firmware.
Part 1 talks about in game XMB, messaging, custom soundtracks, date/time display (on xmb screen), and a few other features. Part 2 will talk about the PS3 trophy system and whatever else they have for us in 2.40. Oh, and he says that the update is scheduled to come out “very soon”.
Part 2 talks about the trophy system and some other cool stuff available.