EA released quite a humourous Christmas movie. Check here: Videogamer.com
Free Christmas items
The Sims3 Store has updated with 6 free Christmas objects. Get them here: Sims3 Store
Shop mode in Sims 3
A newspost on the Sims3.com gives info about an upcoming update for the game: Shop mode. In this mode, you can access the Sims3 Store from inside the game.
There's also some info about the upcoming Create-a-World that was supposed to come out today. Most likely it's not going to happen though as they only mention 'December'.
View the full message here: TheSims3.com