Sony recently sent out a survey regarding future PlayStation 4 firmware update features, and it mentioned the oft-requested online notifications. Now, speaking on PlayStation France's Twitter account, Worldwide Studio's president Shuhei Yoshida has hinted that the functionality may not be too far away.

"That's a very, very popular question," he enthused. "Lots of people ask for the feature, and our engineers have been working to enable it in the future." There's no time frame just yet, then, but it's safe to assume that this shouldn't be too far off. Are you one of those that's been asking for it? Let us know you're online in the comments section below.