Starting With ‘Hollywood Poker’ Launch, PLAOR Aims To Bring Celebrity Glitz To Online Gaming [TCTV]

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http://techcrunch.com – Thanks to the growth of the web, our pop culture celebrities seem closer to us regular folk than ever — we can tweet to them, see their personal snapshots on Instagram, access their performances and behind-the-scenes outtakes at any time on YouTube. Now, a brand new startup called PLAOR (pronounced player) wants to extend our celebrity interactions to another popular online realm: Online games. And the company is getting its start with poker, a game where the celebrity angle has been tried-and-true. PLAOR’s first title that launched this past week is “Hollywood Poker,&#82 (IT news)