It's all down to this sneaky little device.

DSi Firmware 1.4 was released a week ago with the intention of stopping pirates from running questionable programs on the machine.

However, it already looks as if someone has got the R4i running on a DSi system with the new firmware.

The video below seems to show it all running perfectly:

A special thanks goes to irken004 who used Ninja-like speed to find the article before me. My thoughts on the whole thing? It annoys me to see people stop at nothing, no matter how many updates Nintendo release. Surely (and don’t call me Shirley) unless there's an update of all updates which stops them forever, then the battle will never end.