It may wind up being the most successful Kickstarter venture of all time. Ouya, a new open-source Android gaming console — think smartphone gaming, but for your TV — has already secured $4.9 million in crowdsourced funding to help make the dream of an independent console a reality. But those millions are just the beginning: Ouya is ready to take its venture to the next level, and is seeking partnerships and venture capital.Said Ouya founder Julie Uhrman to Develop, "We're looking…Read more at Tecca ›

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  • Report: Alibaba Invests $10M in Ouya
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