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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!
 

XLMedia Acquires WhichBingo Review Site

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On Monday, 16 April, Jersey-based online gaming media specialist, XLMedia announced that it had acquired fellow UK firm, online bingo reviewer, WhichBingo. XLMedia has not, however, disclosed the value of the deal as yet. Off the back of impressive 2017 full-year financial results, XLMedia’s latest acquisition forms part of its ongoing strategy to amplify and deepen its reach within the United Kingdom gaming market. As such, WhichBingo now forms part of XLMedia’s massive affiliate network of over 300 affiliate partners. 10 Industr …

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Four Social Games Companies In Hot Water

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Four online games companies have landed in hot water due to their digital casino offerings constituting illegal gambling under Washington State Law. Lawsuits have been filed against Huuuuge Games, DoubleDown Interactive, High 5 Games and Playtika. These companies all offer typical free-to-play casino games, also known as social casino games. Whilst the argument is that the chips that are used to play these games are not worth actual money, it’s also true that real money is used to purchase the chips and that the games in question cannot …

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Vera&John Offers Big Wins In Latest Promo

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Vera&John Casino players will be able to win their share of a massive $5,000 this month thanks to the brand’s exciting April Missions promotion. The casino will be giving away $50 each week to 5 lucky winners, and at the end of the month, 3 slot players will also share a cool $5,000 in prize money. Casino missions might sound tricky to complete, but Vera&John has made it as easy as possible. Each week, the casino will select one slot machine to be part of the promo. Players simply need to deposit just £€$10 that week a …

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The Netflix Revolution- An Entertainment Game Changer

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If you haven’t heard about Netflix, you’re likely very detached from the digital era of entertainment. Netflix is big news around the world, offering up quality entertainment in the most convenient way possible. With hundreds of movies, and thousands of hours of series, Netflix is the way many are choosing to get their visual entertainment today. The live streaming digital service has taken off in a remarkable way, rocketing up the Fortune 500 and gaining popularity at an alarming rate. So much so, in fact, that Netflix can arguabl …

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IGT and HTC Vive Step Into The World Of VR

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Popular slot machine manufacturer IGT (International Game Technology Plc) has revealed the signing of a new partnership with mobile technology giant HTC Vive. The agreement will allow IGT to develop virtual reality technology that will be usable in mobile casinos, according to a recent press release from HTC headquarters. HTC Vive is an exclusive collection of virtual reality hardware products such as headsets, which have been developed by HTC Corporation’s HTC Vive Tech Corporation. The Taiwan-based firm has long specialized in designin …

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Casino Etiquette: Do’s And Don’ts

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Etiquette, also known as “manners” for good reason are rules of convention that serve to regulate social behaviour. Perhaps one of the most functional descriptions of etiquette is that these are the rules that govern being considerate of others. Being considerate of others is especially important when interacting with more than one person at a time, i.e. in a group set-up. Participating in games at a casino is a prime example of interacting with a group of people, especially since the casino set-up is supposed to be a relaxing one …

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Paddy Power Pursuing Australian Mergers

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According to recent media reports, British online and mobile bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair is now pursuing further mergers and acquisitions in the Australian market after a deal to acquire William Hill’s business in the country fell through. The popular international sportsbook brand was one of numerous companies that expressed interest in taking control of William Hill’s Australian division. However, it was CrownBet who reigned victorious in the bid for the business, signing a deal worth around $315 million for the division thanks …

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Bank of England Weighs in On Cryptocurrencies

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Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, has reportedly called for cryptocurrencies to be regulated in the same way as the rest of the services offered by the financial services industry. Speaking to a group of students at Edinburgh University in Scotland, Carney dismissed rumours of a possible ban on cryptocurrencies in Britain. He noted that such a measure would risk missing out on potentially lucrative opportunities posed by their ‘underlying payment technologies’ - in this case, Blockchain. Talking about the widesprea …

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Behind the Lens: Chinese Police Don Facial Recognition Sunglasses

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Over the past 10 years we have seen a huge increase in the development and implementation of Internet technologies and Artificial Intelligence. Everything from the online casino industry to the entertainment industry, to law enforcement and advertising, to online shopping and social media has benefited from the on-going development of AI integration. While it may come as a surprise to many, the Chinese communist government is now taking up the torch to lead the effort into the advancement of artificial intelligence. Earlier this year, China an …

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Player Wins Big With Netent’s Divine Fortune

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This year has already been full of incredible slots jackpot wins, many of which were triggered on slots from leading Swedish developer NetEnt. Last week, it was reported that one of NetEnt’s games delivered yet another exceptional win, this time to a lucky player named Sandy at Vera&John Casino. A report that highlighted the win said that Sandy was overcome by emotional tears when she first struck her prize of £95,662. The jackpot in question was won on NetEnt’s Divine Fortune mobile slot game, and was paid out to a playe …

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