Google recently announced that they will be providing a select group of YouTube videos from five web series aboard Virgin America airlines flights. Geek & Sundry’s Written By a Kid, Crash Course, Barely Political’s The Key of Awesome, H+ The Digital Series, and WIGS’ Blue will all be available during the inflight entertainment service on Virgin America flights in the United States and Mexico. If the new viewing options prove successful, the service will be added to other Virgin America flights.
Get a sneak peak at what you’ll be able to watch on Virgin America flights below…
Geek & Sundry’s Written By a Kid
The names says it all, a webisode series made out of stories invented by children ages 4-9 and produced by professionals.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rabiv4L1R6U[/youtube]
10 minute crash courses in subjects like World History, Biology, Literature and Ecology.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZKIHe2LDP8&list=UUX6b17PVsYBQ0ip5gyeme-Q&index=2[/youtube]
Barely Political’s The Key of Awesome
“A magical musical comedy show” full of spoofs on celebrities, pop-culture and the latest Internet memes.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VlfSZXcHpvs&list=UUEmCXnbNYz-MOtXi3lZ7W1Q&index=1[/youtube]
Blue, played by Julia Stiles, is a single mother with a secret life…experience the drama here.
H+ The Digital Series
“Takes viewers on a journey into an apocalyptic future where technology has spiraled out of control.”
At the moment the channel can only be viewed if you are living in the United States. If you happen to be in the US, check it out here.
What other YouTube series would you like to be able to watch while flying?