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After Kickstarting $2.5M In 2 Days, Can OUYA Disrupt Gaming?

After Kickstarting $2.5M In 2 Days, Can OUYA Disrupt Gaming? | Tracking Transmedia | Scoop.it
Why can’t I play my mobile games on my television? It’s a simple problem with a million solutions, none of which have taken over the world just yet. Will my phone Wi-Fi stream games to my TV, or will my TV just have an app store? 

 

OUYA is a simple solution. It’s a $100 box that’s about the size of a Rubik’s Cube. It’s fit with a powerful smartphone chipset. And it can play pretty much any Android game or other app on your TV through a console-quality controller that features a d-pad, triggers, buttons and even a touchpad. Hackers are free to open it with a normal screwdriver. And every game it runs will be free-to-play. Their proprietary Android app store will only allow developers to charge for components like extra content packs. Games always download at no cost whatsoever....

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Ouya’s founder Julie Uhrman: “This is our love letter to gamers” [Interview]

Ouya’s founder Julie Uhrman: “This is our love letter to gamers” [Interview] | Tracking Transmedia | Scoop.it
As we reported, Ouya is a new and unique game console priced at $99, which is launching through a Kickstarter campaign today. Ahead of its release, we decided to interview its founder, ...
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