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Welcome to the Casinoapp.com News section, where we keep you informed about all the latest happenings in the world of online gaming and mobile app casino gaming. The world of internet gaming is not a static one. This is a world that is in constant flux, and thus it’s a world you need to be kept abreast of, especially if you’re serious about your gaming. We’ll cover everything you need to know about this exciting world. We’ll let you know when new games are being released and at which operators you can find them. We’ll tell you about the latest developments in the gambling sector in terms of new technology like live dealer games and in terms of laws and legislation. We’ll tell you which celebrities like yourselves are big on gambling and we’ll also let you know what banking options will be best suited for your casino financials and budgetary needs. Our news page is here to serve you in more than just one capacity! We want to in inform you, educate you and entertain you, and to do so we need to have our fingers on the pulse of gaming. So no matter what you need to know about the world of online and mobile casino gaming, know that you’ll always be able to be kept up to speed through us!
 

Aristocrat Acquires Big Fish Games

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Aristocrat Leisure Limited isn’t an industry leader for no good reason. The company is at the forefront of innovation and technology, always seeking to do more, achieve more. Everything they touch seems to turn to gold. Which is why Wednesday’s announcement that Aristocrat Leisure has successfully acquired Big Fish Games from Churchill Downs is fantastic news for the casino industry. Aristocrat first revealed in November of last year that the plan to acquire Big Fish Games was in the pipeline and that the intention was to purchase …

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Curacao Issues First Blockchain License

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In 2017, Blockchain was one of the most spoken-about new technologies in the field of cryptocurrencies, online gambling and more. Now, in an industry-first move, Curacao has become the first gambling jurisdiction to officially embrace Blockchain by issuing its very first license to a Blockchain online casino. The recipient of the new license is Edgeless, a Blockchain-powered casino brand. As a result, the brand will now enjoy a whole host of unique benefits within the Curacao gambling jurisdiction, not to mention the positive blueprint these b …

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2017’s Biggest Live Poker Winners

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In 2017 live tournament poker reached new highs with bigger tournaments and larger prize pools becoming the new norm. While it is difficult to say exactly how much money was handed over in prize money, we can take a look back of some of the biggest winners in the past 12 months. Bryn Kenney – $8,5 Million 2017 was certainly Kenney’s most successful year yet. In total, he pulled in over $8.5 million topping WSOP Main Event champ Scott Blumstein. Kenney got the year off to a good start with a $1.5 Million haul at the PokerStars Cham …

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The Top Apps of 2017

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Given the staggering variety of apps of all sorts released in 2017, there can be little doubt that this is the age of the app. Whether they are used for work, business, citizen science and research, home life, or entertainment, Android and iOS apps have become indispensable to life in a world dominated by mobile technology. The top apps released this year have impressed with their usefulness, amazed with their functionality, provided hours of entertainment, and inspired with their life-changing potential. Let’s take a look at some of the …

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888 Hopes to Meet Trading Expectations

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2017 has not been the best year for 888 as far as keeping its reputation squeaky clean goes. However, the gambling operator has assured its investors that it was on track to yearly earnings that meet market expectations. According to the FTSE 250-listed operator, its online casino as well as its online sportsbook performed well during the latter half of the year. A trading update released by the operator recently revealed that H1 revenues grew by 9 percent, while its pre-tax loss amounted to US$17.3 million. The operator insisted that, despit …

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Huge Potential For Mobile Gaming In 2018

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With the mobile gaming revolution now in full force, almost everyone with a mobile phone or tablet has at least one gaming app saved, if not more. With a multitude of options now available for gamers and punters alike, mobile gaming is becoming increasingly more convenient and accessible as its demand continues to skyrocket. The industry’s growth during 2017 was nothing short of spectacular, which begs the question: what does the future hold for mobile gaming and betting in 2018? Experts are already predicting continued success for …

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LeoVegas Buy Majority Stake In GameGrounds

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In the latest iGaming M&A news, mobile gaming giant LeoVegas has now announced its acquisition of a 51% majority stake in GameGrounds United. GameGrounds is the current owner of the popular Casino Grounds streaming network, and has now become partly owned by the aforementioned expert in mobile gaming services. Under the terms of the newly signed agreement, LeoVegas will be required to pay an initial consideration of $3.5 million to acquire the majority stake in GameGrounds. Furthermore, a potential maximum earn-out payment of SEK15 million …

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Facebook Puts AI on Suicide Watch

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As the debate about the merits and dangers of Artificial Intelligence, or AI, rages on, luminaries including Stephen Hawking have warned that the technology could spell the end of the human race. Facebook, on the other hand, continues to hold the position that AI can be used for a lot of good and to drive initiatives that do just that through the Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research unit. The FAIR unit, as the research body is abbreviated, recently conducted experiments to see how chatbots were able to develop negotiating skills. The rese …

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New Asgard Slot Coming to Mobile Casinos

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December is usually the time when developers release plenty of Christmas-themed games – but for those who prefer to stick to more unique themes around the festive season, there is one developer with just the game you need this month. USA-facing online and mobile casino software developer Real Time Gaming (RTG) has an exciting announcement for the fans of its exclusive gaming content. The developer recently revealed that its latest video slot is in the pipeline, and will offer plenty of Norse-themed graphics and mighty bonus features to m …

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888 Holdings Appoints Anne de Kerckhove

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UK-based online gambling giant 888 Holdings has gone from strength to strength in recent months, experiencing growth across many of its key verticals so far this year. Now, as a testament to this positive performance, the firm has made yet another exciting announcement that could help to secure its future growth and success. The British casino operator has announced the official appointment of a new non-executive director. Anne de Kerckhove will be joining the firm as an expert in the gambling and media industries, currently serving as the CEO …

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