Ypulse Essentials: The 'Phineas & Ferb' Movie Reaches Record Ratings, Teen Choice Awards Winners, Enjoy A Bieber Sundae

Disney debuted the TV movie ‘Phineas and Ferb: Across The 2nd Dimension’ on Friday (and the flick — based on the TV series of the same title — drew in an impressive 7.6 million viewers! It’s the top cable movie of the year so far and the fourth animated cable telecast of all time for tweens, which isn’t surprising considering all the promotions that led up to the film’s premiere; Disney recently released a Phineas and Ferb video game and had a cross-country tour to build buzz. In other movie news, “Catching Fire” — the sequel to “The Hunger Games” — just got a release date of November 2013! and we can hardly wait!) (Zap2it) (The Hollywood Reporter)

- ‘Harry Potter,’ ‘Twilight,’ Taylor Swift, and Selena Gomez were among the top winners (at the Teen Choice Awards last night. Many of the other usual suspects took home surfboards in this celebration of teen pop culture, including our favorite Web star Rebecca Black! She’s really having “her moment” since she also performed at Katy Perry’s concert this weekend) (MSN) (Entertainment Weekly)

- How would you like to eat a Bieber Sundae? (For the launch of Justin’s “Someday” perfume in London, Harrods created a special dessert inspired by his fragrance. The $32 dish includes wild berry and vanilla ice cream, fresh pear, lavender sprinkles, and edible glitter. This is slightly ridiculous — okay, totally ridiculous! — but at least it’s for a good cause; all the proceeds go to the Make-A-Wish foundation and some serious Beliebers would definitely order this! In other Bieber news, students can learn about Justin and Taylor Swift in the classroom thanks to “Fame” comic books and the accompanying lesson plans. Bluewater Productions and The Graphic Classroom teamed up to create educational material that is bound to engage students) (NY Daily News) (JSYK)

- Video game consoles are quickly becoming one of the most popular devices (for viewing online video. Although computers are still the top medium, Leichtman Research Group reports that almost a quarter of households stream via a video game console and 30% use a connected device. Speaking of gaming, Sony invested $20 million in game development, which means we can expect even more from the PlayStation Network in the coming years…and hopefully some better security features!) (eMarketer) (Kidscreen)

- Move over ‘Jersey Shore!’ (MTV is creating a new show about clubbing, which sounds even crazier than the wild antics of our favorite fist pumpers. This potential new program called “Culture Club” will be about partying in NYC. Would you watch it?) (Observer)

- Best Buy is tapping into a younger audience (by placing their kiosks/appliance vending machines on college campuses and at Disney theme parks. Most of the current kiosks are located at airports or train stations, but since young adults are so media savvy, this expansion makes perfect sense) (PSFK)

- We’re loving the ‘Saved By The Bell’ interactive YouTube game (where you can direct your favorite characters’ adventures at Bayside High, The Max, and their other hangouts!) (Time)

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