Ouya Android Games Console And PlayCast Media Announce New AAA Game Streaming Beta Program

Ouya Android Games Console And PlayCast Media Announce New AAA Game Streaming Beta Program

Ouya and Playcast media have this week announced the launch of a free global beta program to stream video games through the Ouya Android games console.

Allowing Ouya owners to enjoy video games from publishers such as Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Konami, Warner Bros, 2K, Namco Bandai, Square Enix, Capcom, Codemasters, Disney, Sega, Atari, THQ, together with a long list of indie studios.

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ABC picks up a new comedy called ‘Selfie’ about a social media addict

ABC picks up a new comedy called ‘Selfie’ about a social media addict

Covered by Deadline’s wrap-up of ABC’s upcoming Fall 2014 shows, the broadcast network has ordered up a comedy series that’s about a self-obsessed social media addict that slowly discovers her virtual social life isn’t a substitute for her real life. Played by Doctor Who actress Karen Gillan, the concept for the show is molded around the story featured within the Broadway musical  My Fair Lady . The Dr. Doolittle counterpart within the show is played by John Cho of the Harold & Kumar series of films. It’s Cho’s job to teach Gillan how to become interact with people in real life, not just on social media networks like Instagram and Twitter.

ABC representatives officially describe the premise as “ After suffering a very public and humiliating breakup, she becomes the subject of a viral video and suddenly has more social media ‘followers’ than she ever imagined — but for all the wrong reasons. She enlists the help of a marketing expert at her company to help repair her tarnished image .” 

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