PS3 update to bring FaceBook access

With the Xbox 360 recently announcing Facebook and Twitter access for Live subscribers, the PS3 couldn't stay out of the social networking game for lo

ScrawlFX managed to grab a few screenshots of a FaceBook icon in the PS3's XMB from the UK PlayStation site, before Sony apparently took them down.

There's no news on when the firmware update will be available, but it'll need to be soon to take some limelight from the Xbox 360, which recently generated buzz (then a few complaints) with the launch of Sky Player.

Then again, with the 'kids' apparently ditching FaceBook in favour of sating their Twitter cravings the PS3 better give us micro-blogging access sharpish if it doesn't want to get left behind.