On the PS3 forum uis this post now which I have joined. Mind not many have joined it. But then when was the last time you went on the PS3 technical forum? Click below to go to the web page.
"I think it could make it clearer how widespread this is if it is all posted in one thread. There have been loads of cases that I've seen this week but (apologies if I'm wrong) there has been no response from Sony.
Mine: 60gb original. Played fine up until the update and for a couple of hours after it. Shut it down, started it up the next night and within 10 minutes it was dead. Now it won't turn it. It just bleeps and flashes the red light at me. PES2011 still stuck in the drive."