Nintendo has released another firmware update to its 3DS portable, 10.6.0.0-31, which features the following improvements to the system as stated by Nintendo America:
Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience.
- Sockets system-module (basically the API for communicating over the network))
- IR system module
- NFC system module (Both Old and New 3DS variants)
- Home Menu
- Internet Browser (Both Old and New 3DS variants)
While only Japan received the following module updates:
- System Settings
- Activity Log
- Nintendo 3DS Camera App
- Nintendo 3DS Sound App
- Mii Maker3DS
It’s possible that this update may also be patching another pirating program in order to disable its use. However, that has not been confirmed.