The conference just finished a while ago, and Sony brought it all up in the table.
First, the PS3 slim was announced. The PS3 slim is 34% lighter and 34% less power consumption. It also have a 120 GB hardrive. The price of the console is $299 for US and 299 pounds for UK. In addition, as of today all PS3 consoles including the big one will all be price the same.
Second, the Firmware update. If you guys haven't checked the PSblog yet. http://blog.us.playstation.com/2009/...-v3-00-update/ Check that link. The theme update is just phenomenal. In addition, it's all dynamic now.