New firmware came out today on esupport.sony.com
System Software Update 12/12/2009 aa0148pn 30.45 MB
Sony has designed the BRAVIA® Televisions software update process to be customer friendly. This software update (version aa0148pn) provides the following benefits:
* Adds support for the Netflix® online movie rental service to the BRAVIA Internet Video® function.
* Provides additional functionality for Yahoo® widgets.
* Improves the use of the Network functions (Internet Video and Widgets).
* Addresses intermittent issues experienced by some customers, including the following:
o The television picture freezes momentarily, then the TV powers off and then on. This may occur shortly after powering on the TV, while viewing programming, changing channels, or using the TV's xross media bar™.
o When changing channels, the TV powers off and the POWER/STANDBY LED flashes red. Pushing the Power button again (only once) restores the TV's function.
o When viewing 1080p formatted signals through the Component (Y/Pb/Pr
) Input, a horizontal scratch-like line may appear on the screen.
o Intermittent response from a Remote Commander® control unit when the TV is first turned on and the backlight is dim.
o The television turns off and then back on again when powering on the TV with a programmable Remote Commander.
o Correction of the "Current time has been lost. Please reset the time" message repeatedly coming up.