We told you about Samsung and Gaikaiâ€™s plans for a cloud gaming partnership <a href=http://www.flatpanelshd.com/focus.php?subaction=showfull&id=1340278028><b>in June</b></a>. The Gaikai beta app is now open in the US. Try it out yourself.<br /><br /><h3>Gaikai opens on Samsung Smart TV</h3>Gaikai announced plans to partner up with Samsung during the <a href=http://www.flatpanelshd.com/focus.php?subaction=showfull&id=1340278028><b>E3 conference in June</b></a>. And even though Gaikai has later been <a href=http://www.flatpanelshd.com/news.php?subaction=showfull&id=1341217319><b>acquired by Sony</b></a> the partnership still stands.<br /><br /><p align=center><a id="thumb" href="pictures/samsunggaikai-1l.jpg" class="highslide" rel="highslide"><img class="imgresponsive" src="pictures/samsunggaikai-1.jpg" alt="Samsung og Gaikai" title="Click to enlarge" /></a><br><i>Samsung is working with Gaikai to enable cloud gaming on their Smart TVs</i></p><br />The Gaikai experience is now opening up to owners of a Samsung Smart TV (7000 line or above) in the US. The app is still labeled as beta on the Smart Hub start screen. You need to update your firmware in order to access the new app.<br /><br />When downloading the app you will receive a code for Gaikaiâ€™s <a href=http://www.gaikai.com/samsung target=_Blank><b>Early Access Program</b></a>. Lucky users will receive a Logitech gaming controller. Try it and come back with your experience here!