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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!
 

EA Defends Loot Boxes

Posted on 2019-06-27 by Sean Williamson

When speaking in front of a UK Government panel this month, Kerry Hopkins, the VP of EA (Electronic Arts) Games, described her company’s use of loot boxes as quite ethical, and compared them to Kinder Eggs – the popular chocolate eggs with a surprise toy hidden in the centre. She was defending her company and talking about the risks of loot boxes in video games. With certain studies linking them to gambling, regulators across the globe are examining the issue stringently, especially because it’s children who they are mainly a …

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Highlight Strikes Landmark Deal With NBA

Posted on 2019-06-21 by Sean Williamson

Virtual sports betting excitement mounts as Highlight Games prepares to develop the very first virtual sports betting game ever to feature actual NBA event footage and event highlights. Highlight Games has successfully paved the way to the pre-NBA season launch of the game, thanks to having successfully concluded a partnership with the National Basketball Association. NBA Last 90 will, according to the developer, feature actual footage from recent NBA games. Players will be able to interact with the sport and with their sporting heroes in refr …

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SportCaller and Kindred Group Sign Deal

Posted on 2019-06-14 by Sean Williamson

The free-to-play sports game specialists SportCaller made a big announcement recently. They made public the news that they have entered into a long-term association with the Kindred Group, the online gambling operator made up of 11 brands. The new arrangement will see the specialists rolling out FTP games across numerous sporting events in a range of countries. This will be done via a strategic approach with the support of all of the pertinent Group departments, thus securing a scalable, consolidated model. The Kindred Group chose SportCaller …

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Skillzzgaming and R. Franco Team Up

Posted on 2019-06-12 by Sean Williamson

The R. Franco digital portfolio has been boosted significantly by the addition of skills-based games from respected developer Skillzzgaming. This follows a recent deal between the two companies. The provider’s casino games depart from the traditional format in which the results are entirely up to chance. Instead, while luck and odds are factors, the results of titles such as Gems Odyssey also depend on the choices made by players. Among the other titles that were added to the R. Franco Kolyseo server include Game of Chronos, Match Machin …

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Zynga Unveils Game of Thrones Social Slot

Posted on 2019-06-05 by Sean Williamson

Following the conclusion of the Game of Thrones television series, Zynga Inc, the global leader in interactive entertainment, has officially launched their Game of Thrones social slot on Google Play and the App Store. The new release is set to be one of Zynga’s biggest entries into their social casino portfolio, which includes popular titles like Words with Friends and CSR Racing. In the coming weeks, versions for Facebook and the Amazon Appstore will become available, as per the social media expansion strategy. The Game of Thrones slot …

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Nuvei Corp Offers to Purchase SafeCharge

Posted on 2019-05-28 by Sean Williamson

Over the past six months, the online payment processing industry has seen a huge shift with major consolidations, purchases and mergers. The sector has once again been shaken up with Major technology firm Nuvei Corp offering to purchase British payment processing company SafeCharge for a cash offer of $889 million. If successful, the sale of SafeCharge could provide huge leverage for both parties and a significant milestone for the industry. Nuvei Corp is a hugely successful North American firm that provides technology-rich payment processing …

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SG & BTG Announce SG Megaways Slot Partnership

Posted on 2019-05-24 by Sean Williamson

A partnership between Big Time Gaming and Scientific Games Corporation has yielded a strengthened position in the iGaming industry. Now, the expansion of the popular Megaways mechanic has been added to the growing Scientific Gaming portfolio. Megaways is a dynamic random reel modifier system that was developed and implemented by Big Time Gaming. The feature enhances the player experience by producing a different number of symbols across the reels on every single spin. This allows for multiple game scenarios, and for endless payline combination …

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Social Media Blurs Gaming-Gambling Divide

Posted on 2019-04-24 by Sean Williamson

Indistinct is the dividing line between online games and online gambling games, and social media is making it harder than ever to differentiate between the two. This was the conclusion recently reached by Dr Crystal Fulton, a researcher employed by Ireland’s University of Dublin. Dr Fulton recently presented some of her findings to what is referred to as the Oireachtas Justice Committee in an attempt to emphasise the rapidly blurring divide between what constitutes gaming and what constitutes actual gambling.  Dr Fulton also went on …

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MGM Intent On Automation And Job Cuts

Posted on 2019-03-19 by Sean Williamson

If the cost-cutting forces at MGM Resorts are successful with the implementation of their latest money saving strategy, then many of the entertainment group’s back-of-house employees may soon find themselves without gainful employment. Cashiers and bartenders may face the same fate too. The casino and entertainment group recently revealed some of its workforce automation-plans, according to which, if successfully implemented, many positions could in future be made redundant and/or fully automated by intelligent machines. In other words, …

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Big Fish Social Casino In Hot Water

Posted on 2019-02-21 by Sean Williamson

Social gaming site Big Fish Casino has found itself back in the courtroom. This time it is the defendant in a class action lawsuit, which has been brought against it for breaking the gambling laws of Washington State. The online social casino operator offers free to play games, some with in-game purchases. The casino and its owner Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. have vehemently vowed to fight the lawsuit. Virtual Chips Classified as Gambling The class-action lawsuit, which is being led by a Ms. Manasa Thimmegowda, claims that the company’s por …

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LeoVegas Hoping for Profitable Year

Posted on 2019-02-14 by Sean Williamson

Following what the CEO has described as the most challenging year in the company’s history, mobile-first casino brand LeoVegas has postponed reaching its anticipated growth targets by a year. The company encountered several unforeseen challenges that it had to navigate for the first time. However, it still closed the final quarter of 2018 strong, and has launched into 2019 with excellent growth in the first quarter. LeoVegas Reports it 2018 Q4 Figures The company’s official Q4 report shows a 25% revenue increase for the final …

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Big Time Gaming Announces Holy Diver Slot

Posted on 2019-01-29 by Sean Williamson

It’s been a while since we’ve last had the pleasure of announcing the launch of a new game from Sydney-based developer Big Time Gaming. But the time has finally come, and the developer has just released its newest slot, Holy Diver, exclusively to LeoVegas players. Those who are wondering about the unusual title, this game has been 2 years in the making, and is based on a rock song by the popular 80’s American Heavy Metal band, Dio. Despite its unusual inspiration, the slot includes quite a few special features and interesting …

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Playtech Renews Supply Deal With Paddy Power

Posted on 2019-01-24 by Sean Williamson

It’s been a tumultuous couple of years for operators who are licensed and offering gambling and betting services in the UK. So much so that major operators like William Hill have done everything in their power to shuffle the cards in such a way that Britain and surrounds is no longer their main source of income. In fact, regulatory uncertainties and tax hikes have been singled out as some of the main reasons behind the fact that a large number of operators have either closed shop or moved to the United States. And yet, some businesses ha …

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Age Of the Gods Jackpot Slot Pays Out Big

Posted on 2019-01-16 by Sean Williamson

Progressive jackpot slots. You simply have to love them! We’re aware of at least one very lucky player who cannot be anything other than a die-hard fan, especially having won an incredible $803,093 in cold hard cash thanks to having hit the big one on Age of the Gods. Hitting the game’s Ultimate Power Jackpot is about as rewarding as it gets in a single sitting, and the payout is rewarded completely at random. No tricks and twists; when it pays, it pays in a big way! Chasing The 2011 Record The game belongs to none other than awa …

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William Hill Crosses MRG Competition Hurdle

Posted on 2019-01-10 by Sean Williamson

British gambling and sportsbetting giant William Hill has announced that its October 2018 bid to take over the Mr Green group (MRG) in its entirety, is now in the final stages of being signed and sealed. This after the company recently received the necessary approvals from all of the relevant competition authorities. All that remains now is for MRG to accept or reject the SEK2.8 billion cash deal. MRG has until January 17th to make known its final decision. Moving Away From FOBT William Hill was happy to recently report that the deal was now …

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Cryptocurrency Casinos Not A Major Success

Posted on 2018-12-20 by Sean Williamson

It was not so long ago that cryptocurrencies were being trumpeted from the rooftops, and when Bitcoin hit a record high of almost $20,000, it looked like they were here to stay. Everyone and anyone was talking about them, and it seemed that investing was a sure fire way to strike wealth. The boom has since passed, however, and few are mentioning Bitcoin, or cryptocurrency at all any more. Though the brief upsurge in interest had an impact in a number of sectors, including the online casino industry. Online casinos are first and foremost an ind …

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Apple Continues Gambling App Purge

Posted on 2018-12-10 by Sean Williamson

There’s no disputing the fact that tech giant Apple has recorded a year for the history books. The electronics and software specialist is after all the first American company to have broken through the trillion-dollar value threshold. The only other company to have achieved this feat is Chinese oil super-power, PetroChina. PetroChina established the trillion-dollar club back in 2007, but has unfortunately lost more than 80% of its value since then. In an interesting twist of fate, Apple’s desire to appease its largest customer base …

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App Issues Cause Delays for Sports Betting In Virginia

Posted on 2018-11-27 by Sean Williamson

West Virginia’s Wheeling Island Casino has been experiencing some technical difficulties in launching its sports betting platform. The venue was supposed to go live by the beginning of October, however the owner of the venue Deleware North decided to postpone the launch. The reason for the delay stems from technical complications with the company’s mobile application. The app allows residents to place bets on their sport of choice from anywhere in the state, from their mobile.  This will be a first for the state, and could sec …

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Asus Releases New Specialised Gaming Phone

Posted on 2018-11-20 by Sean Williamson

Notwithstanding the many advances that have been made in gaming-related technology over the last decade or so, it’s been quite some time since anyone has managed to come up with a completely new and revolutionary idea. Until now, that is. Famous computer hardware manufacturer, Asus, has announced that it will be bringing its specialised gaming mobile phone to the UK market very soon. The phone is part of the company’s Republic of Games brand, the brand generally associated with its motherboards, advanced graphics cards and laptops. …

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Gold Rains From The Sky

Posted on 2018-11-19 by Sean Williamson

Russia is an interesting place, with a reputation for being the home of often-unusual occurrences. Be it the country’s equivalent of the Yeti supposedly caught on camera, or YouTube videos featuring Russians getting up to all sorts of practical jokes and mischief, everyone loves Russia. Recently, however, an event occurred so bizarre, that many aren’t sure what to make of it. A plane carrying about nine tons of precious metal lost its load in mid air, dropping the processed bars across the landscape. Given that each of the metal ba …

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Scientific Games Reports A Strong Q3

Posted on 2018-11-12 by Sean Williamson

Scientific Games has released its revenue figures for Q3, and the company has been in the fortunate position to report a 7% year-on-year increase. This, according to the developer-supplier, is largely thanks to the acquisition of the NYX Gaming Group. The company completed the acquisition in January of this year. Of the reported revenue of $821 million for the quarter in question, the company attributes $46.5 million to the acquisition. The company’s Lottery offering as well as its Social businesses also contributed quite strongly to the …

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Zynga Reports Disappointing Q3 Figures

Posted on 2018-11-05 by Sean Williamson

Social gaming specialists Zynga can’t be feeling very social at all, especially following the release of the company’s figures for Q3. Its once-reliable social slots portfolio has taken a grand old knock, and its Poker product isn’t doing much to soften the blow. The company has put the poor performance down to major challenges facing both income streams. Despite the fact that revenue reported for the quarter was up by 4% when compared to the same period during 2017, adjusted earnings decreased by 15% and net income slipped b …

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IGT Won’t Be Focusing on Skills-Based Gaming

Posted on 2018-10-30 by Sean Williamson

According to Dallas Orchard, the Chief Product Officer at IGT, the growth of the skills-based gambling market is not materialising as quickly as anticipated. Although the CPO believes that industry players have a responsibility to attract new players to the industry, IGT will not be abandoning the traditional market just yet. Focus on the Future Faced with an aging customer base, the gambling industry is having to look at ways to attract a younger audience. Traditional punters have, to date; enjoyed games that while away some spare time and h …

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Evolution Gaming Reports Impressive Q3

Posted on 2018-10-26 by Sean Williamson

The undisputed masters of live casino, Evolution Gaming, are starting to see the results of the hard work of the last year. The company reported a 41% increase in operating revenue for the third quarter (Q3) of the year. The grand tally for Q3 is €64.3 million ($73.3 million). Even more impressive is the fact that the company’s EBITDA has soared by an incredible 28%, which is a milestone in and of itself. The end-result is that profits increased from €16.8 million all the way up to €21.2 million, and shareholders are smili …

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New iSoftBet The Dalai Panda Slot Unveiled

Posted on 2018-10-19 by Sean Williamson

You may have heard about his holiness the Dalai Lama, now get ready to meet The Dalai Panda! If the Dalai Lama is the epitome of a holy life, then The Dalai Panda is the embodiment of ultimate wisdom. The new online and mobile slot is from the creators at iSoftBet, a leading casino software developer and it may very well be their most creative and innovative game released to date. The Panda’s influence extends over multiple reels and most of the usual special feature suspects can be found in the slot’s inner workings. The slot is c …

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Wazdan In Line For Yet Another Award

Posted on 2018-10-11 by Sean Williamson

Wazdan has been raking in awards this year, and has just been shortlisted for yet another one. The gaming content creator has already received the trophy for Online Casino Innovator 2018 at CEEG, the Hot Product Award at the Asia G2E, as well as the 2018 Malta iGaming Excellence Award for the start-up of the year. Now, they have been shortlisted for the SBC Award for Best Gaming Innovation 2018. This accolade sees the company sharing the shortlist with iGaming bigwigs such as Betgames.tv, Evoplay, FunFair Technologies, Realistic Games, Play&rs …

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Connective Games Bring Free-To-Play Poker To The US

Posted on 2018-10-03 by Sean Williamson

Connective Games has launched their new free-to-play games in the USA. This is part of the company’s strategy to penetrate the US market, ahead of individual states legalising online gambling. The company believes that by being the first to deploy into the market, their free platform gives them the all-important advantage of building a client base before other companies enter. Due to the free nature of the games, they can be launched in all states and other unregulated markets in the world. This means that when the time comes and a state …

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FanDuel Changes Tune Over Payment Dispute

Posted on 2018-09-26 by Sean Williamson

Despite the fact that it was all an obvious attempt to stave off a wave of negative publicity, one lucky fan is once again sitting pretty after popular daily fantasy sportsbook operator FanDuel decided not to go ahead with its prior decision to not make payment due to a technical glitch in the operator’s live odds-making system. FanDuel had previously announced that due to a glitch their sportsbook platform’s system, they were not planning on proceeding with a $82,610 payment to one of their players, as in essence, the winnings had …

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Yggdrasil Gaming Enters The Taiwanese Market

Posted on 2018-09-18 by Sean Williamson

Despite any form of real-money gambling being banned outright on the Chinese continent, players remain hungry for quality entertainment, and for the moment, social gaming fulfils that need. Swedish developer Yggdrasil Gaming recently announced that they too, will soon be an operational force in the Taiwanese market, thanks to a content partnership agreement with XSG. According to the provisions of the agreement between Yggdrasil and XSG, the developer’s social casino games will be made available to Taiwanese players on the XSG-managed 08 …

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KamaGames Partners With Huawei

Posted on 2018-09-14 by Sean Williamson

KamaGames, Europe’s largest social mobile Poker operator, has announced an exciting new venture. Going forward, the operator’s highly popular Social Casino Portfolio of games will be made available on Huawei App Gallery platform. The Huawei App Gallery is an independent platform exclusive to the manufacturer’s devices. Pokerist, Blackjackist and Roulettist are the first social casino games ever to be made available on the Huawei App Gallery platform, making it a landslide achievement in terms of the enlarged digital footprint …

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LeoVegas Launches New Promotion

Posted on 2018-09-07 by Sean Williamson

Winter may be on the approach in some parts of the world, but thankfully, it’s always Summer somewhere! Just because the weather is cooler, doesn’t mean that the fun has to end. Not when LeoVegas Casino is just burning to give away a superb Maldives vacation getaway to four lucky players. The LeoVegas Destination: Paradise! campaign will run from the 4th up until the 30th of September. Participants will have to complete certain tasks over the course of the challenge, with every task successfully completed earning one raffle ticket …

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PokerStars Play Partners With PlayAGS Inc

Posted on 2018-08-27 by Sean Williamson

Well-known electronic gaming machine designers and manufacturers, PlayAGS Inc, has entered into a supplier’s agreement with the social games division of The Stars Group, PokerStars Play. The online casino and igaming group is looking to expand its slot-focused offering, and Play AGS was the natural choice for the job. The product that will be provided according to the terms of the agreement, is the AGS-developed Social White-Label Casino portfolio of games and tools, a package that has been described by the provider as being powerful and …

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Bitcoin Casino Breaks New Crypto Ground

Posted on 2018-08-23 by Sean Williamson

The popularity of online casinos and gambling is growing every day, and the most recent innovation is from Bitcasino.io. This website is one which has been specifically designed for players who use Bitcoin currency, one of the earliest forms of cryptocurrency gaining favour worldwide. That’s not all, however, as they are also making a Mobile-First Cashier Function available too. This casino makes it possible for players to enjoy the entertainment on offer for Ether, one of the most popular Bitcoin cryptocurrencies in the world. Gamblers …

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Apple Wagers War On Illegal Gambling Content

Posted on 2018-08-14 by Sean Williamson

Major tech-giant Apple has embarked on a large-scale clean-up process and has elected to wipe literally hundreds of online casino and gambling-related apps from its App Store. This follows the recent implementation of the company’s new App Review policy. The sweep of the apps forms part of the company’s fight against illegal online activities. The App Store is a very popular platform offering access to many useful applications. Many developers will now however find themselves unlisted from the platform. Interestingly enough, m …

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Host Games Working on Casino Blockchain Protocol

Posted on 2018-08-07 by Sean Williamson

Host Games has said that the development its blockchain-based online casino playing protocol is going ahead. The start-up for casino software confirmed these plans in an announcement that it had reached $2 million in private pre-sales for strategic investors interested in the project. This $2 million figure was the soft cap goal, and means they have the resources to begin building the protocol. The idea is to build a complete, fully programmable playing infrastructure using blockchain technology, which will be the first of its kind in the worl …

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DraftKings CIO Pushes for Social Gaming Regulation

Posted on 2018-07-31 by Sean Williamson

The Chief International Officer, or CIO, for DraftKings, Jeffrey Haas, is calling for added regulation for the social gaming world. His reasoning is that even those who only enjoy this entertainment simply for fun deserve the same kind of protection that consumers of regulated online gambling enjoy. Speaking at the iGB Live! Conference which took place in Amsterdam recently, Haas called the lack of regulatory guidance for operators offering social gaming preposterous, and stated that this would do the industry harm along the way. These operato …

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Playtech Gladiator Slot Pays Out Millions

Posted on 2018-07-23 by Sean Williamson

Almost every mobile casino player out there has dreamed of winning one of the unbelievable cash jackpots that are often paid out by the industry’s most popular progressive slots. Of course, only a lucky few are able to collect these massive prizes – although everyone has the potential to become an instant winner if they play for real money! Now, just one such player has joined this group of lucky punters with a massive win on Playtech’s Gladiator progressive slot. The player in question scored a humongous jackpot on the gam …

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Unliking Social Media Addiction

Posted on 2018-07-17 by Sean Williamson

For most of us social media is nothing more than a harmless time waster. We share a few posts, get a few likes, and get on with our day. But increasing reports are being heard about this sort of activity turning into a genuine obsession, and a dangerous addiction. Studies have surfaced showing clear links between validation on social media, in the form of likes or shares, and brain activity similar to eating chocolate. On a small scale this is completely normal, and to be expected. But when taken too far, the similarities to more serious addic …

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SG Reveals Branded Monopoly Slots Offering

Posted on 2018-07-16 by Sean Williamson

Las Vegas-based developer Scientific Games has now revealed that its social gaming arm, SG Social, has launched a brand new mobile slots app based on the famed international board game brand, Monopoly. The new app and its games build on previous offerings from SG, offering unique features and functionality. The new offering boasts fresh characters, game play features, and moves that are synonymous with the brand. These features are expected to enhance player engagement and reward them even more for real money play. SG Social has also revealed …

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New Tech to Drive VR Gambling Forwards

Posted on 2018-07-12 by Sean Williamson

Advances in technology, players’ expectations, and innovations within the iGaming industry are expected to be among the driving forces behind a massive surge in virtual reality gaming over the next few years. A recent survey has predicted that by 2022 (in just four years’ time) the VR gambling market will have displayed a compound annual growth rate of over 55%. According to analytics firm Technavio’s Global VR Gambling Market 2018-2022 report, incremental growth for the market will be valued at around $360 million in the fo …

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iGaming Platform Adds Wazdan’s Portfolio

Posted on 2018-07-06 by Sean Williamson

Popular online casino betting group Wazdan has revealed that it has signed a brand new content agreement with iGaming Platform. The group will soon begin offering its exclusive portfolio of casino games to the platform as a result, further expanding the reach of its in-demand gaming content. The content supply deal will see all of Wazdan’s slots and table games being integrated into iGaming Platform’s offering, which will then be distributed to all of the latter company’s casino operating partners’ websites. iGaming Pla …

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Stairway to Heaven Slot Goes Live

Posted on 2018-06-27 by Sean Williamson

Online casino software developer Blueprint Gaming has now revealed that it has released a brand new video slot, Stairway to Heaven, to its mobile casinos. The sublime new creation was developed by Live 5 Gaming, and offers a classic theme paired with beautiful graphics and a host of thrilling bonus features to boot. Stairway to Heaven takes its name from the classic Led Zeppelin song, but this title is not focussed on the world of classic rock. Instead, players will be whisked away to the gates of heaven and hell to watch the action unfold acr …

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Canada And USA Trade Under Trump

Posted on 2018-06-19 by Sean Williamson

Few people bat an eyelid these days when news breaks that President Trump has said something controversial. Donald Trump is nothing if not capable of raising eyebrows, and he has managed to do so again, with comments made about Canada. At a recent press briefing outside the White House, journalists were treated to President Trump’s feelings on Canada, concerning trade agreements. Not surprisingly none of them were flattering. Canada, the United States and Mexico are in the process of renegotiating the NAFTA agreement, otherwise referred …

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Social Gaming Giant Announces Major Upgrade

Posted on 2018-06-18 by Sean Williamson

The market leader in European social mobile Poker, KamaGames, recently announced a major upgrade to their signature title, Pokerist. This was achieved by the launch of a brand-new game called Split Bet Poker, as well as the incorporation of the highly popular Multi-Table Tournaments (or MTT, for short). Multi-Table Tournaments have enjoyed grand popularity among real casino players but this particular mode of play has not yet been implemented in the social casino arena. Until now, that is. KamaGames enjoys the patronage of more than 530,000 da …

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WC 2018: Football SuperStar Slot Launched

Posted on 2018-06-14 by Sean Williamson

It’s almost time for the 2018 WC in Russia and flash-based slot games creator Endorphina has shown itself to be capable of keeping all of its best balls in the air! The developer has recently released a football-themed online slot game, Football SuperStar, and right in time for the biggest football event of the year. Football SuperStar sports exciting features and design elements and the game is bound to set the hearts of football fans racing before anyone has any time to shout GOAL! It’s obvious that a lot of thought and creativit …

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Social Gaming Shows Impressive Q1

Posted on 2018-06-04 by Sean Williamson

Free play social gaming operators have gotten off to a good start for the new year. This is evident from the double-digit revenue growth that has been posted for the first quarter of the year. A new social gaming assessment performed by Eilers & Krecjik Gaming indicates that the social gaming market generated revenue to the tune of $1.27bn during the first three months of 2018 alone. This figure marks an 18% improvement over the same period in 2017. The figures are quite impressive and even a bit staggering when considering that players do …

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Zynga Announces New Acquisition

Posted on 2018-06-01 by Sean Williamson

Social games giant Zynga has confirmed that it has successfully acquired privately owned mobile games developer Gram Games. The purchase price for the acquisition is confirmed at $250m. The terms of the agreement are known and include a cash deposit and initial payment as well as a earn-out payment structure that will run over a period of 3 years. The payment structure is based on the achievement of profit-targets. These targets have been set to align with Zynga’s own long-term goals for growth. Gram Games was founded in 2012 and the com …

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Mobile Gaming Pushes Social Gaming Growth

Posted on 2018-05-30 by Sean Williamson

Gaming on the move, or mobile gaming, has changed the online gambling landscape for good, with players signing up and gaming away wherever they are, at all hours of the day and night. The benefits of the culture of instant access cannot be overestimated, especially for the online casino industry. But it now seems as if online gambling isn’t the sole beneficiary of the rise of the smartphone. A recent report indicates that mobile gaming has also greatly aided the rise and the growth of social gaming. The free-to-play arena has seen vast g …

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Google Secretly Building Social Gaming Project

Posted on 2018-05-29 by Sean Williamson

If techie rumours are anything to go by, then Google has a new project up its already over-crammed sleeve. The search engine giant is reportedly in the process of assisting young tech entrepreneur Michael Sayman to build and develop a social gaming start-up project. Arcade will apparently not be tied to any existing social networks, but instead, users will be able to create profiles by making use of their phone numbers. According to further speculation, the social game will involve elements of trivia. Google has in the meantime confirmed the e …

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Massive Megajackpots Progressive Win

Posted on 2018-05-24 by Sean Williamson

Last week, a lucky player playing an online video slot from IGT managed to land a life-changing jackpot win. The player in question struck the IGT Megajackpots progressive jackpot for an impressive prize with a total of £679,140 (approximately US$906 882,81). More details have yet to be revealed on the exciting win, but it has been confirmed that the jackpot was indeed struck by a player at an online casino. The win is the 38th major payout for the slot in question since 2009, which pays out £849,553 on average every time it is str …

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A Tattoo That Detects Cancer

Posted on 2018-05-22 by Sean Williamson

Prevention is always better than cure, and there is no substitute for an early warning system. Whilst this may sound like the kind of lingo one would encounter in the home security and automation industry, its also the type of talk you will come across when talking general health issues, as well as the prevention of certain illnesses.  A lot of advice is constantly given relating to the best possible foods to eat, exercise regimes to follow, supplements to take, all relative to one common goal: avoiding cancer. We are constantly being fed …

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Split Bet Poker Launched On Pokerist App

Posted on 2018-05-21 by Sean Williamson

Online gaming publisher KamaGames has launched a new social poker option to its stable of games on its Pokerist app. Players who want to play online and still thrive from the social interaction of the game, can now get Split Bet Poker in the app. Social poker is a popular choice for those who like to socialise with other players while placing their bets and weighing up the hands of their competition. Split Bet Poker was introduced last week and adds to eight the number of options available on the social mobile poker operator’s app. …

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Record Mega Moolah Jackpots in 2018

Posted on 2018-05-15 by Sean Williamson

Microgaming’s top progressive jackpot slot, Mega Moolah is well on its way to setting a new record for payouts in 2018. So far, the popular title has paid out at least one multi-million-Euro prize every month this year. Because Microgaming is such a popular developer, with games in countless online casinos, its prize pools grow to extraordinary figures. Mega Moolah is one of Microgaming’s top-paying progressive jackpot slots, having paid out a staggering €874 million since its first winner was announced in way back in 2008. N …

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Foreign Casinos Dismiss Norway’s New Laws

Posted on 2018-05-11 by Sean Williamson

Despite the fact that Norway’s local gaming monopoly remains in place, international online casino operators remain optimistic about their prospects in the country. This, even after the implementation of even stricter Norwegian gambling laws on Monday. Drafted by a four-party coalition (the Socialist Left Party, the Centre Party, the Christian People’s Party, and the Labour Party) last month, the new rules have now been into law by Norway’s supreme legislative body, Storting. These laws bar foreign gambling operators from tar …

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Player Strikes it Lucky On Dream Catcher

Posted on 2018-04-30 by Sean Williamson

It wasn’t long after online casino games went live for the very first time before the first millionaire was made. Ever since, players have been hitting it big and striking it rich, hence the immense growth that we have witnessed in the online casino industry over especially the last decade. This having been said, and with popularity of online games ever on the rise, it’s easy to lose sight of where it all started: the real live land-based casino. It was in fact the real-live casino experience that inspired live online casino gaming …

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5 Documentaries that Epitomise the Art

Posted on 2018-04-25 by Sean Williamson

As the dramas, real and faked, play out on social media, documentary filmmaking is enjoying a wide, wild resurgence. If people can spend hours arguing on Twitter over how Shania Twain, a Canadian who cannot vote in US elections, MIGHT have voted in an alternative universe two years ago, they can certainly do with a dose of reality in their viewing choices. Think about it: adorable animal antics; kids’ bloopers; intoxicated people trying dangerous stunts and setting themselves on fire... they’re all documentaries. But so too are the …

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XLMedia Acquires WhichBingo Review Site

Posted on 2018-04-20 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-04-18 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-04-11 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-04-09 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-03-26 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-03-22 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-03-16 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-03-08 by Sean Williamson

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: Facial Recognition Sunglasses

Posted on 2018-03-08 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-02-27 by Sean Williamson

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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NetEnt Fails To Meet 2017 Fiscal Forecasts

Posted on 2018-02-21 by Sean Williamson

iGaming giant NetEnt has reportedly failed to meet its initial financial expectations, despite the firm experiencing solid year-on-year growth across many of its key financial verticals last year. The Stockholm-based developer has revealed revenues of SEK1.63 billion (€163.7m/$205.3m) earned during the twelve months ended on December 31, 2017. This represents a notable increase of 11.7% over the SEK1.46bn posted for the 2016 financial year. The company’s operating profits also grew by 9.5% to SEK587 million with a profit margin of m …

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Top 5 Reasons to Travel Solo

Posted on 2018-02-12 by Sean Williamson

When you travel with loved ones, you build memories that will last forever and keep you bonded. This is always a good thing, but there’s a lot to be said for the pleasures of touring places alone too. The experience is completely unique, and usually leaves one a changed person. Read on to discover our top 5 reasons why everyone should travel by themselves at least once in their lives. #1 - Sometimes it’s Just Much Simpler The logistics of working out when everyone in a group can travel are not always easy. Then, when that is final …

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The Mobile Boom Benefits Zynga

Posted on 2018-02-12 by Sean Williamson

Zynga, the social gaming company, has posted its full-year profits for the 1st time in 7 years as a result of record-breaking mobile revenue. In the company’s yearly results for 2017, Zynga, led by the former head of the mobile division for Electronic Arts, or EA, Frank Gibeau, revealed that revenue stood at US$861.4 million, which as an increase of 16% from 2016. Mobile games accounted for as much as 86% of the company’s total revenue, up from 77% last year, with CSR Racing 2 and Words with Friends 2 being among its major su …

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Predicting iGaming’s Biggest Trends

Posted on 2018-02-07 by Sean Williamson

The iGaming industry is always awash with brand new innovations, products, and creative casino games. 2018 is already set to be a big year in the world of online and mobile casino games, with some exciting new trends expected to arise throughout the course of this year. One of the first trends to look out for will be virtual reality technology. Many operators have already begun to introduce VR technology to their platforms, and as VR headsets become easier and more affordable to obtain, iGaming brands are becoming more and more willing to offe …

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Dragonfish Soon To Offer New Slingo Titles

Posted on 2018-01-30 by Sean Williamson

Under a brand new content deal, Slingo’s online bingo games will soon be on offer through 888’s Dragonfish online and mobile bingo networks. This announcement has followed the signing of a multi-year content agreement with Gaming Realms, the developer of Slingo bingo games and content. 888 Holdings and Gaming Realms reached an agreement over their terms that is set to have a widespread impact on the mobile bingo industry going forward. In 2018, Gaming Realms has granted 888 an exclusive gaming license that will allow it to off …

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888 Holdings & Gaming Realms Partner Up

Posted on 2018-01-24 by Sean Williamson

It’s two marriages made in heaven: 888 and Gaming Realms, and Slots and Bingo, aka Slingo. 888 Holdings and Gaming Realms have announced the details of a content agreement that will see 888 benefit from exclusive Gaming Realms development projects; specifically the right to more than 15 of the group’s Slingo games, and this is bound to be just the beginning. Slingo is in essence a combination of mobile slots and Bingo and is a new, instant game sporting concept of both. The idea belongs exclusively to Gaming Realms. The compan …

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Aristocrat Acquires Big Fish Games

Posted on 2018-01-12 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2018-01-08 by Sean Williamson

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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The Top Apps of 2017

Posted on 2017-12-22 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2017-12-19 by Sean Williamson

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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2017’s Biggest Live Poker Winners

Posted on 2017-12-19 by Sean Williamson

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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Huge Potential For Mobile Gaming In 2018

Posted on 2017-12-19 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2017-12-14 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2017-12-08 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2017-12-06 by Sean Williamson

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

Posted on 2017-12-05 by Sean Williamson

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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Mobile Gaming Market Continues To Grow

Posted on 2017-12-04 by Sean Williamson

It was just years ago that mobile gaming simply could not be compared to the quality of a desktop gaming experience. Most online casinos stuck to desktop versions of their platforms and skipped over mobile options, and mobile devices themselves often did not have the technology required to power most of the slots and casino games on offer. However, this has all changed with regards to the landscape of iGaming. Technological advances have rapidly shaped the way we play casino games, allowing for the astronomical rise of mobile gaming. Indeed, t …

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Living in a World Without Marvel Slots

Posted on 2017-11-23 by Sean Williamson

Marvel video slots first came to the world’s attention in 2005, when Cryptologic introduced a few games based on the massive range of Marvel superheroes. Playtech followed in 2010, launching a string of licensed Marvel titles linked to their progressive jackpot slots games. The huge selection of Marvel slot games from Playtech and Cryptologic, which later became Amaya Gaming, included such well-known titles such as Avengers Assemble, Blade, Wolverine, Thor, Iron Man, Daredevil and many others. The smooth functionality and impressive grap …

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Millennials: A Brand-New Breed of Consumer

Posted on 2017-11-22 by Sean Williamson

Millennials, as the group of people born between 1983 and 1999 have become known, are living in a world that is vastly different from anything that has come before. Not only is technology evolving at its fastest rate ever, but the world is also recovering from major economic crises and coping with serious environmental and other global concerns. Modern living is not as easy as it used to be, and one of the ways in which millennials are handling this is by turning their backs on a lot of the ideas and norms of the previous generation. The group …

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NetEnt Launches Mobile-First Blackjack

Posted on 2017-11-22 by Sean Williamson

Swedish casino gaming software specialist NetEnt has now added yet another exciting new game to its extensive portfolio in a bid to create a fully optimised mobile gaming experience for players around the world. The developer recently revealed the launch of its Mobile Standard Blackjack game, exciting Blackjack fans worldwide with the prospect of a newly optimised title. The new Blackjack game offers smooth live-dealer Blackjack game play that is specifically optimised for use on smartphones and tablets, showing just how widespread the rise of …

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2 Hot New Slot Releases from Microgaming

Posted on 2017-11-21 by Sean Williamson

Microgaming is a company famous for their engaging slots and award-winning online and mobile casino software. This November, Microgaming have expanded their mobile slots offerings with 2 new games guaranteed to reward and entertain. The first of their new release titles is King Tusk, a 5-reel, 25 payline online video slot with a Safari theme. In this African inspired game, players are taken on a journey into the wild African plains with the great elephants. King Tusk Set to Thrill King Tusk includes a full range of bonus features with 3 …

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New Mobile App Combats Problem Gambling

Posted on 2017-11-20 by Sean Williamson

Denmark, a country well known for its direct and persistent approach to dealing with problem gambling, is blazing a new technological trail in this regard. Embracing the wave of mobile technology, the Danish Gambling Authority (DGA) has developed a mobile app designed specifically to combat gambling addiction. MitSpil, the DGA’s innovative new mobile app, is seen as a highly progressive and practical way in which to address the gambling addiction suffered by roughly 10,000 Danish adults between the ages of 18 and 74. The app is compatibl …

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Bloodsuckers Slots Sequel Hits iPhone Casinos

Posted on 2017-10-27 by Sean Williamson

NetEnt’s original Bloodsuckers slot was a roaring success, and now the Swedish developer is aiming to capitalise on its fame with a sequel: the highly anticipated Bloodsuckers 2 slot. The new game is now available at NetEnt online and mobile casinos, and players are already flocking to see if the new game lives up to the success of its predecessor. NetEnt first released Bloodsuckers 2 exclusively at a single casino. However, due to the warm reception received, that period of exclusivity has now ended, and all of NetEnt’s mobil …

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The Effects and Impact of the Right to be Forgotten Explored

Posted on 2017-10-25 by Sean Williamson

The Right to be Forgotten is a concept that has more relevance in our digital age than it has ever had before. The idea is that individuals can request search engines to remove personal information that has no compelling reason to be online any longer. Before the Internet era, the term “practical obscurity” was used to describe information that was available on public record but that was so logistically difficult to track down that it was effectively, or practically, obscure. Someone who had defaulted on bank loans years earlier, f …

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Tez Payment Service – Sending Money Over Soundwaves

Posted on 2017-10-12 by Sean Williamson

We’ve seen technology advance exponentially in almost every sector of business and private life in the last few years but until fairly recently, payment systems have not been where the biggest strides have been noted. These days, a lot of major players are getting more involved in payment solutions, including Apple, Facebook and the biggest fish of all, Google. As mass security and the quest for unified, frictionless commerce become increasingly prevalent, plenty of mobile payment solutions are emerging. One of the most recent and most e …

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Hacking On the Rise, Cybersecurity a Priority

Posted on 2017-09-20 by Sean Williamson

As technology becomes increasingly sophisticated, its uses and benefits are increasingly embedded in our lives – and so are its security risks. Hacking, defined as gaining unauthorised access to data in a system or computer, is rife, with some reports of businesses experiencing at least one incident a year sitting at 50%. Most organisations are now very aware of cybercrime, and have strong security measures in place. Banks make use of iron clad security features, as do leading online casinos that accept real money, e-commerce stores and …

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A Closer Look at Top Land Based Casinos in Asia

Posted on 2017-09-11 by Sean Williamson

Gambling in Asia has always been a popular pastime and it’s even believed that the game of Keno was used to generate funds to help build the Great Wall of China. While many may think Vegas is the gambling capital of the world, they’d be mistaken, as it is Macau that is home to 8 out of 10 of the world’s largest casinos, and has more casino games per square foot than Sin City. Macau is the only place in China in which casinos are strictly legal, and this special administrative region has wholly capitalised on this. Macau attra …

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The Airbnb Renting Bubble - Set to Burst

Posted on 2017-08-21 by Sean Williamson

The story of Airbnb has become preserved in Silicon Valley folklore. The company got its name when its co-founders, who were entrepreneurs struggling to make rent in San Francisco, put down 3 air mattresses in their loft and charged per night for those who wanted to attend an incredibly popular upcoming design conference but couldn’t find any available accommodation. Like a lot of innovative technology, it’s almost hard to imagine a world without Airbnb. Since being officially launched in 2008, it has become as familiar as Facebook …

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LoveFlutter Targets Famous Twitter Users

Posted on 2017-08-17 by Sean Williamson

Dating apps have been all the rage for years. Take Tinder, for example, which is available in 30 languages and has over 50 million users worldwide. Dating apps are a fun way for ordinary folk to meet new people and perhaps even find love – but according to LoveFlutter, the makers of Blue, celebrities deserve to find love too. LoveFlutter recently unveiled the new app as a premium version exclusive to those who are verified on Twitter, making it similar to elite dating apps like Tinder select and The League. Blue is one of the newest dati …

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Trump and Silicon Valley’s Rocky Relationship

Posted on 2017-08-08 by Sean Williamson

To date, Donald Trump has angered many left-wing Americans in his term as President of the United States. Some of the most interesting protest action has however come from Silicon Valley – interesting because there is real potential for it to have serious effects. Trump’s actions in his first 6 months as POTUS have raised anger in Silicon Valley and currently, their relationship with his administration is faring far worse than other governments in other countries when they began regulating online gambling. Trump’s woes only l …

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Discover Europe’s 5 Finest Land-Based Casinos

Posted on 2017-07-31 by Sean Williamson

With the world focusing today on online and mobile casino games more than it ever has before, many players are forgetting all about the exceptional experiences land-based establishments have to offer. Simply put, Europe is filled with great gaming establishments that definitely deserve a place on your bucket list. Check out these top 5 European casinos now... we wouldn’t be surprised if you’re already booking your plane ticket before the hour is through. Sure, online casino gaming offers unparalleled convenience and the chance to p …

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Play Store Courts Real Money Gambling Apps

Posted on 2017-07-28 by Sean Williamson

Reports are rife that Google Play Store bosses have lightened up and decided to allow real money betting and gambling apps at the world’s biggest Android app store. The reports have their origin in a UK-based Degree53 announcement that Google had contacted various online casino and betting operators to notify them of an upcoming change in policy. If the policy change does come into effect, it will mark the first time that players can use the app store to find and download their preferred apps. The store’s ban on real money gambling …

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Bitcoins: Changing the Face of Currency and Casinos

Posted on 2017-07-07 by Sean Williamson

Bitcoin is considered the pioneering cryptocurrency, having broken ground and blazed trails for the more than 80 cryptocurrencies that are currently available. Yet, for all the people who consider this cryptocurrency to be completely revolutionary, there are those who are wary of it and those who are not sure how it works. Bitcoin has many current and potential applications, and one of the areas it could really flourish in is the online casino sector. Many sites allow you to use Bitcoin in addition to conventional currencies, and others are ex …

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Genting Group’s Resorts World Set to Open in Vegas in 2020

Posted on 2017-06-21 by Sean Williamson

Genting Group has been a major player for decades in the land-based and online casino gaming industry. The group is a Malaysian conglomerate with member companies based in Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong, and was founded in 1965 by late entrepreneur and business owner Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong. Aside from Genting Group’s online and mobile Genting Casino platforms that include casino games such as poker, blackjack, slots and other popular wagering entertainment, the Malaysian developer has now turned its sights to the land-based industry o …

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Tizen On the Horizon

Posted on 2017-06-21 by Sean Williamson

Not many smartphone users are aware of Samsung’s attempts to kick its new operating system, Tizen, into gear. The age of mobile may be in its heyday, but Samsung’s proprietary software and portended Android rival has been met with lukewarm reception at best. After a few attempts to present Tizen as the mobile industry’s hottest new addition, Samsung finally found a suitable niche for its creation in powering the company’s TVs, home appliances, and even its Gear smart watches. Unfortunately, Tizen hasn’t become any …

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Cyber-bullying On the Rise in eGaming

Posted on 2017-06-19 by Sean Williamson

Online video gaming and eSports are massive industries, with the global eSports market predicted to be worth almost $700 million this year. For Millennials and younger generations in particular, eSports and online gaming has become a central focus of modern entertainment, and massively multiplayer online games like Halo 3, World of Warcraft, and The Elder Scrolls are particularly popular. These online games have also created great competition between players, and while this competitive environment has given way to exciting prospects like eSpor …

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5 Ways AI is Making the World Better

Posted on 2017-06-13 by Sean Williamson

Everyone knows that the Internet has improved our lives in numerous ways. Whether it be for communication, research or even entertainment and gaming, the World Wide Web has made life easier, brought people closer together and created a whole new way to interact and share information. Artificial intelligence can be linked to very similar parallels, especially considering the most recent scientific advances in AI that could begin to improve our lives much sooner than we think. Unfortunately, AI often has negative connotations, with many worried …

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Why Vegas is Betting on eSports

Posted on 2017-05-18 by Sean Williamson

Las Vegas has always been known as the home of glitz, glamour, and fast-paced gambling. Since the 1930’s, Vegas has had a reputation for being the world capital of casino games, but changing times are forcing Sin City to seek out alternative forms of entertainment in an effort to attract a new generation of players. Today’s Millennials are showing considerably less interest in games of chance than their parents and grandparents did, and to stay afloat, iGaming operators have had to alter their offerings substantially to provide the …

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Trending Payment Methods and Technology

Posted on 2017-05-03 by Sean Williamson

Multi-national financial services corporation MasterCard has announced the release of a new biometric card. Consumer rollout is projected for the end of 2017, and the card will contain an embedded fingerprint reader, as well as a chip and PIN technology. Many industry insiders have commented that the biometric MasterCard is a clear sign that traditional card payment systems are taking inspiration from the mobile technology sector, specifically in terms of fingerprint recognition, though other forms of biometric identification are also becoming …

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Land-based Casinos Going Mobile To Meet Demand

Posted on 2017-04-25 by Sean Williamson

The transition of casinos from land-based to online was nothing short of astounding. Land-based casinos had been in vogue for many decades by the mid 1990’s, offering players real money casino games and other entertainment opportunities to round off their experiences. However, the introduction of internet gambling changed the fate of casinos forever. By the early 2010’s, there were hundreds of online casinos offering players on the web cash casino games, bonuses and more. Additionally, many of the world’s major land-based cas …

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Social Media and the Stock Market

Posted on 2017-04-18 by Sean Williamson

In March 2017, social media platform Snapchat launched its Initial Public Offering, or IPO, on the stock market. It is by no means the first such company to do so, and will by no means be the last. It’s just another clear indicator of the ways social media is changing, as it has changed so much of our lives already, as well as the way we think about and make investments. Harnessing the Hive Social media has infiltrated our lives and affected the way we interact with the world to a huge extent. It is now possible to use a Facebook functi …

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Discover the Best Photo Editing Apps

Posted on 2017-04-13 by Sean Williamson

Exceptional photography used to be a matter of luck, or the result of many hours of study and a small fortune spent on expensive equipment. Mobile devices and a few incredible photo-editing apps have changed all that. Taking photos that captivate their viewers is now a possibility for almost everyone who owns a smartphone or tablet, and it is all thanks to nifty technology. Hardly surprising, of course, seeing that you can get apps for just about everything, from recipes to top quality online casino games, news, and more! If you have searched …

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Mobile Casinos Expect Significant 5-Year Growth

Posted on 2017-04-11 by Sean Williamson

Mobile casinos are in for a particularly lucrative future, if mobile growth predictions for the next 5 years come true. The mobile iGaming industry has boomed in recent years, and that boom looks set to continue. PCMag.com reported that smartphone subscriptions around the world are expected to increase to 6.1 billion by 2020. That figure is more than double the current number of subscriptions. A Juniper Research study estimates that almost US$1 trillion will be bet online by the end of that year, and that the bulk of those bets will be placed …

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888 Holdings Credits Mobile Growth For 2016 Success

Posted on 2017-03-28 by Sean Williamson

Well-known internet betting group 888 Holdings has recently posted their financial results for the year ended December 2016. The company experienced impressively large growth over the course of the year, with a notable part of this success due to its popular mobile casino offerings. With the rise in mobile gaming, many operators like 888 have noticed a sharp increase in demand for mobile solutions – and increased revenues to match. The results showed some key highlights for the iGaming company last year. 888 Holdings’ revenues gen …

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Top 5 Fixing Scandals in Sport

Posted on 2017-03-20 by Sean Williamson

Wayne Shaw, reserve goalkeeper for Sutton United, became aware that Sun Bets was offering 8-1 odds that he’d eat a pie on camera at a game, and decided to do just that for ‘a bit of banter’. Now he’s facing a Football Association inquiry into whether he has breached gambling regulations Shaw’s case seems a little ridiculous, but it highlights how common betting fraud has become. There is now much greater access to betting markets thanks to betting sites and apps, and with that comes more attempts to get ahead. It& …

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Mobile Casinos Overtaking Desktop

Posted on 2017-03-14 by Sean Williamson

There can be no doubt that mobile gaming is the way of the future as far as casino gambling is concerned. The massive growth of the mobile market has been nothing short of astounding, impacting the iGaming market at an equally staggering rate. Developers have been quick to add new mobile products to their portfolios as a result, and this has tilted the table even more in mobile gaming’s favour. However, with this sensational growth has come an impact on another major player in the iGaming field: traditional desktop casinos. Online casino …

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The Highs and Lows of the Social Media Celeb Phenomenon

Posted on 2017-03-08 by Sean Williamson

Canadian tennis player Eugenie Borchard recently went on a date that is completely reflective of the world we live in. An Atlanta Falcons fan, Borchard was so confident her team would win the 2017 Super Bowl that she agreed to go on a date with a fan if the opposing New England Patriots raised the trophy. And there was no getting out of the deal: the request was made and granted in full public view on Twitter. The Internet has brought many things closer to us, including everything from breaking news to casino games, putting a virtual word at o …

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Casino App Legislation Imperative

Posted on 2017-03-02 by Sean Williamson

The largest casino gaming trend in 2017 will, without a doubt, be mobile casinos. 2015 saw a massive resurgence in the popularity of mobile gaming since the launch of innovative platforms from King, Ubisoft, PlayRaven and even Microsoft, and today the trend shows no signs of slowing down. With almost $100 billion in projected revenues expected from app gaming this year alone, it’s crucial now more than ever for licensing and complete regulatory frameworks to be put in place to protect casino app players and monitor the actions of license …

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Microgaming wins Mobile Product Award

Posted on 2017-03-01 by Sean Williamson

Isle of Man-based developer Microgaming has again graced news headlines with yet another positive development. At this year’s 10th International Gaming Awards, Microgaming walked away with the title of winner in the Mobile Product category. The International Gaming Awards were held this year at the InterContinental London Park Lane on Monday, 6 February 2017. Microgaming is considered to be one of the pioneers of mobile gaming, and their latest award has now cemented their role in the evolution of modern mobile casinos. Over 350 Mobile …

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Top Apps for Travellers

Posted on 2017-03-01 by Sean Williamson

We all know that there are apps to help us with almost everything, including planning and enjoying our vacations. From organising your flight and accommodation to deciding what to do while you’re away, there are apps to assist with every aspect of your travels. In fact, something like the Lonely Planet City Guides or Google Trip apps will have everything you need, from maps to currency converters to the best places to visit and stay. You might also want to try Inspirock, which uses your requirements and circumstances to make recommendatio …

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IGT Releases 5th Progressive Megajackpots Slot

Posted on 2017-02-20 by Sean Williamson

Major mobile slots developer IGT has something new up their sleeve for players in 2017. The developer has just announced that it will soon release a brand new progressive slot game for online and mobile play. MegaJackpots Star Lanterns will be launched on the 23rd of February, and will soon be available at top mobile casinos worldwide. The new slot will join plenty of other exciting new games this month, including Microgaming’s Secret Romance mobile slot and Play ‘n GO’s Jade Magician. The Megajackpots collection of mobile s …

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Studying the Selfie Generation

Posted on 2017-02-09 by Sean Williamson

There’s no getting away from the fact that we live in a world governed by technology, and one where social media is an equally forceful reality. Nowhere do these two powers come together more dramatically than in the smartphone, the device that has altered the way we go about many aspects of our daily lives. Smartphone apps have changed the way we do everything, from staying fit to keeping up with work and playing our favourite casino games. In light of this, it’s hardly surprising that they’ve changed the way we use social m …

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Shock Closure Of Mobile Gaming App Store

Posted on 2017-01-30 by Sean Williamson

Betcade is a mobile gambling app store that was created for the sole purpose of providing mobile iGaming products to the public. Created by entrepreneur David Chang, the app store has been the topic of strenuous marketing campaigns in recent months in a bid to attract new mobile players to the store. However, a seemingly surprising change of events has now taken place regarding the mobile app, which has thus far been a success. Betcade’s creator Mr Chang has just announced that all of the app store’s operations will officially be c …

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Free Mobile Casino Games Booming

Posted on 2017-01-19 by Sean Williamson

Since they first appeared on the web during the 1990’s, online casinos have been all the rage. These virtual casinos have vastly expanded the reach of casino gaming, making it accessible to players in a much wider range of regions. Since the birth of online casinos, people were able to enjoy poker, roulette, baccarat and online slots from practically anywhere in the world, as long as they had a computer and an Internet connection. As time passed, these casinos swiftly grew more advanced too, offering numerous secure banking options, a wi …

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NetEnt to Release New Joker Pro Touch Slot

Posted on 2017-01-12 by Sean Williamson

Leading online and mobile casino software developer NetEnt has announced that they will be launching two new slots in February. Details about Wild Wild West: The Great Train Heist have yet to be released, but a teaser video for Joker Pro has got players all fired up. Joker Pro promises to be fast-paced and thrilling, while it draws on classic slots play and incorporates exciting new features too. The name of this new game alludes to the numerous lucky symbols that adorn its reels, and horseshoes, four leaf clovers and lucky number 7’s si …

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Project Jacquard Puts Cutting Edge Tech at your Fingertips

Posted on 2017-01-05 by Sean Williamson

It seems safe to say that there is a worldwide technological evolution. While progress and development have always been essential, the level at which devices and systems integrate with our daily lives, and with each other, is completely unprecedented. Technological breakthroughs are constantly redefining how we conduct business and personal matters, and developments in one area create possibilities for many others. Huge developments are predicted for 2017, and it seems safe to say that tech advancements will only escalate from there. Wearable …

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Swiping Right for Love

Posted on 2016-12-15 by Sean Williamson

The modern world moves faster and faster, and there is a sense that everything is changing. Technology is increasingly blending with our daily activities, and this is affecting the way we do things and the way we interpret things. Being able to do things such as complete work emails or play casino games on the go certainly fits into our busy lifestyle, and so too do the dating apps that have become so readily available. These apps are becoming more and more normalised in modern societies around the world, and seem to represent the challenges a …

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The State of Play in eSports

Posted on 2016-12-08 by Sean Williamson

When a tertiary education facility starts offering a brand-new qualification, you can be sure that whatever subject it focuses on has been the source of major interest and activity. Such is the case with the new eSports degree offered by the Xiligol Vocational College in Inner Mongolia. The College’s forward thinking is a great example of how eSports have become increasingly commonplace, and how competitive video gaming at a professional level has created its own industry. Soccer clubs are also getting on board, with Manchester City rec …

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PokerStars’ Casino Rush App Makes Its Debut

Posted on 2016-12-05 by Sean Williamson

The end of the year has seen plenty of new products and innovations being introduced from every corner of the iGaming industry. Now Amaya brand PokerStars has joined the ranks too, launching its very own mobile casino app for its players. Casino Rush brings a variety of gaming products to players’ mobile phones and tablets using Flash technology. This new app from PokerStars also offers a unique feature that sets it apart from almost all of the other casino apps currently on the market; it’s free to play. Casino Rush has been crea …

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Playtech Sees Success with New Live Roulette

Posted on 2016-12-05 by Sean Williamson

Playtech has just released its new HTML5-based Live Roulette game for mobile play, and the developer has confidently announced that their new product has proved to be a success. The brand has revealed that they have partnered with several licensees in creating the new roulette game, as well as following extensive player experience tests and benchmarking analyses throughout 2016. After all these tests have been completed, the company is finally able to claim that their Live Roulette is the most sophisticated live mobile roulette product on the …

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A Closer Look at Global Gambling Taxes

Posted on 2016-11-16 by Sean Williamson

Winning in your favourite casino game is always rewarding, and if you’re playing for real money you will always get something out. What that something is, however, is dependent on a lot of different factors. Different areas of the world subject land-based casino winnings to different taxes; in the United States, for example, these taxes can be very high. Online gambling remains a thriving and rewarding industry, but recently introduced VAT laws have made online gambling in the European Union less lucrative too. Point of Consumption Tax …

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Daily Prizes in BGO`s Retro Rewind Promotion

Posted on 2016-11-14 by Sean Williamson

A new promotion from BGO Casino is taking players right back to the golden age of yesteryear. The Retro Rewind promotion is on for real money players throughout November, who will be able to enter to win one of the many prizes available in BGO’s themed prize draws. Retro fun is the order of the day in this new casino promotion, which targets casino and bingo players at BGO Online Casino. Each daily draw offers a different prize, all of which are suited to the theme. Every time a BGO Casino player deposits money or plays real money games …

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Mobile Casinos Prove an Eco-Friendly Option

Posted on 2016-11-08 by Sean Williamson

Eco-friendliness and sustainability are two topics that are on the lips of almost everyone nowadays. People are always looking for responsible and sustainable choices, and this has even spilled over into how we play casino games. Due to this new trend, one of the most positive ways casino operators can boost their public image is to offer sustainable plans in terms of their offerings. Now more than ever, online and mobile casinos are attracting the limelight as gaming options that are friendly to both players and the environment. Land-based c …

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Operators Post High Q3 Mobile Revenues

Posted on 2016-11-03 by Sean Williamson

It has long been predicted that mobile gaming will become the future of the online casino industry. Now, recently posted mobile gaming revenues from some of the world’s most renowned online operators have cemented this fact, showing remarkable growth in the mobile gaming sector. Swedish developer NetEnt has just released their Q3 financial figures for the three-month period ending on September 30, 2016. The figures show a robust third quarter overall, but also a considerable rise in mobile gaming revenues. NetEnt’s revenues for th …

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Sparcade App Now Available For iOS Players

Posted on 2016-10-27 by Sean Williamson

GSN Games is a division of Game Show Network, the major American digital cable and satellite television channel owned by Sony Pictures Television and AT&T Entertainment Group. GSN Games has recently made headlines with its real money gaming app, which has been titled Sparcade. The Sparcade app has been launched on the Apple iOS App Store, and is now available for mobile players in both Canada and the USA. This follows a successful Beta trial, which was completed earlier this year in June. The app offers both free to play and real money ga …

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Scientific Games Partners With Warner Bros.

Posted on 2016-10-20 by Sean Williamson

Major developer Scientific Games has just made an announcement regarding their latest partnership. The online casino software provider will be partnering with Warner Bros. Consumer Products this year, with the aim of immortalising some of the world’s household names in entertainment as themes for online and mobile slots games across all media channels. The newly announced agreement between the two companies will span several years, and also includes multiple properties. The deal will include the use of many highly popular television and …

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Greentube and Chopsticks In The Apps Ltd Sign Partnership

Posted on 2016-10-17 by Sean Williamson

Greentube, a subsidiary company of the renowned developer Novomatic Interactive, has recently cemented a partnership that may considerably boost their operating revenues. The company has just announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with Chopsticks In The Apps Ltd, a mobile gaming app developer based in the jurisdiction of Gibraltar. The partnership will see Greentube distributing many of Chopsticks’ games across its gaming platforms, including those channels for mobile, online, land-based and social players. Greentube and Ch …

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Dragon Shrine Slot Ideal For Beginners

Posted on 2016-10-10 by Sean Williamson

A recent announcement from casino software developer Quickspin has made public the release date of their latest mobile slots game. The Swedish developer will release Dragon Shrine, compatible with a variety of mobile operating systems on October the 18th. Dragon Shrine’s game play goes back to basics with an array of Asian themed symbols added to recreate a classic theme. For beginners who are new to mobile slots, this game may be a welcome addition to Quickspin’s portfolio thanks to its simple, easy to understand style.   St …

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Genting Casino Launches Frankie Dettori Slots

Posted on 2016-09-30 by Sean Williamson

Genting Casino is a prominent UK Slots specialist renowned for providing players with top quality games. Recently, the casino announced the launch of a new slot based on one of history’s most well known racing names, and in September they confirmed that Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven was ready to go live. The new Frankie Dettori slot is based on one of the most recognisable faces in horse racing, the star jockey himself. Dettori rose to fame after riding seven winning horses at the world-class Ascot Racecourse in September 1996, and …

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New Playtech Mobile Casino App Makes its Debut

Posted on 2016-09-21 by Sean Williamson

Instant gaming, enhanced performance and greater speed are the order of the day, as far as Playtech’s new mobile casino app is concerned. The software developer has just announced that Bet365 has debuted their new app for Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. Casino operator CEO Christian Bogstrand sang the new app’s praises. He said that it was a result of a close working relationship between the company and the software developer, and added that they wanted to ensure the app offered players better, faster gaming and content th …

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Authentic Gaming – Real, Not Realistic Live Casino Games

Posted on 2016-09-15 by Sean Williamson

Authentic Gaming bridges the gap between the finest offline casinos and resorts and the finest online playing destinations in the world. The company’s slogan is Real, Not Realistic, and it certainly seems to be living up to this assertion. The technology of Authentic Gaming allows iGaming operators to access games tables on some of the most exclusive land-based casino floors in the world, with a 2-part aim in mind; to grow the revenues of the online providers, and to maximise the reach of the brick-and-mortar establishments, which will i …

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Play`n GO’s Super Flip Slot Released

Posted on 2016-09-13 by Sean Williamson

Players can look forwardto some interesting action on the reels of Play’n GO’s new mobile slot, due for release mid-September. Super Flip has an unmistakable classic slot look about it, but that’s where the similarity ends. The game has five reels and 20 paylines, as well as a host of bonus features such as the Super Flip, Wilds, Scatters, free spins and near-win re-spins. The slot, which will be available for Android, iOS, and other smartphones and tablets, can also be played on computer for free or for real money. Famili …

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NetEnt Releases Secrets of Atlantis

Posted on 2016-09-12 by Sean Williamson

A legendary sunken city and its fabled treasures take pride of place in Secrets of Atlantis, a new online slot from NetEnt. The software developer’s late August release is a video slot with five reels, 40 paylines, and special features to enhance gameplay. The game’s lush design sees demarcated reels done away with. Instead, the developer has opted for clear reels that offer a view of the underwater background that is interrupted only by the HD reel symbols. Varied animations and a soundtrack with aquatic elements further set the s …

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Mobile Games Growth for Tangelo

Posted on 2016-09-09 by Sean Williamson

Tangelo Games Corp, the social gaming firm based in Toronto that was previously known as Imperus Technologies, until it changed on the 28th of June this year, has reported very pleasing growth in its mobile games revenue for the second quarter of 2016. Such development was previously identified by the company as a key focus area, and the Tangelo team is very happy with the progress it has made. Results for the year’s second quarter or first half, which ended on the 30th of June 2016, show year-on-year growth of 13%. Among a few other st …

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Complete Overhaul for Vegas Mobile Casino

Posted on 2016-09-05 by Sean Williamson

Probability plc was launched in 2003, and has been dedicated to working within the field of mobile gaming ever since. Among its successful projects is the Vegas Mobile Casino, which the company owns and operates. The strategy of Vegas Mobile Casino has traditionally been, in keeping with the overall strategy of Probability; to focus exclusively on mobile gameplay. Now, with a complete refurbishment, the casino is to expand into desktop entertainment as well. A restructured games lobby and website should make navigating an even smoother experie …

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Dragon`s Temple Slot Exclusively at Genting Casino

Posted on 2016-09-05 by Sean Williamson

The Genting Group, a Malaysian conglomerate, was first formed in 1965 and has over 50 years of experience in world-class brick-and-mortar casinos. Their online Genting Casino, established in 2010, has earned a reputation for high-quality games, security and customer service that is similarly solid to what the Group has always been known for offline. Its exclusive rights to offer the new Dragon’s Temple slot from the IGT platform is further proof of the esteem that the casino is held in, and should make it an even more popular online desti …

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Millionaire Genie Progressive Jackpot Win

Posted on 2016-09-02 by Sean Williamson

August turned out to be a good month for the player who won a progressive jackpot of more than $2 million on Millionaire Genie. The mobile slots game from Random Logic has five reels and 15 paylines, and pays out an average of $2 452 931 every few months. At $2 605 813, the most recent progressive jackpot was just above the average amount, and fell short of the more than $5 million record jackpot that the game paid out in 2015. In addition to the impressive jackpot, the slot also boasts special features such as Wilds, Scatters, free spins and …

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Jungle Jim – El Dorado Set for September Release

Posted on 2016-08-29 by Sean Williamson

Players can expect adventure, archaeology and online slots action rolled into one game, come the release of Microgaming’s Jungle Jim – El Dorado in September 2016.  Rooted firmly in the tradition of Indiana Jones, Lara Croft and a host of other grave-robbing, temple-raiding adventurers, the game should more than make up for the leading software developer’s recent somewhat standard and less than inspiring releases. Players will be able to join the main character of the video slot, developed for online and mobile platform …

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Playtech to Release Flintstones Themed Slots Game

Posted on 2016-08-17 by Sean Williamson

Playtech’s new slots game, based on The Flintstones cartoon series, is to be rolled out in late August or early September 2016. Fans are already eagerly anticipating it’s launch, and to increase enthusiasm even further, the software developer has released a video preview of the game. The Flintstones will run smoothly on any device or operating system, including Apple and Android options, and has been built around the same user interface as all of Playtech’s other slots games. Similarly, players can expect that it will be reg …

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Ikibu – A New Casino Experience Coming Soon

Posted on 2016-08-16 by Sean Williamson

Chance Hill LTD is an iGaming company that operates B2C casino websites. Their most recent offering is the Chance Hill Casino, which has impressed industry experts. Now, the enterprise has teamed with FAST TRACK to develop Ikibu, which is being billed as a new level of interaction and gaming woven into the online casino experience. FAST TRACK is a gaming and service provider that was founded in 2016 and has shown very rapid development. It provides turnkey solutions and full technology and management services to those wanting to set up online …

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Mega Fortune Jackpot Win Breaks Mobile Casino Record

Posted on 2016-08-15 by Sean Williamson

Top online and mobile Casino game developer Net Entertainment is constantly breaking new ground, beating records and setting new limits to what can be achieved in the mobile gambling world. This week another record was broken when one lucky mobile Casino player broke the world record for the largest mobile Slots Jackpot in mobile gambling history. A thrilling 3 Reel, 25 Payline Slot, Mega Fortune is NetEnt’s most popular Progressive Slot. It joined the mobile Casino portfolio back in December 2013. Previously, Mega Fortune has broken m …

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Live Three Card Poker Now Available at Genting Casino

Posted on 2016-08-15 by Sean Williamson

The Genting Group is a Malaysian conglomerate that was established in 1965, and is well known and respected throughout the casino industry. Among other diversified enterprises, they have been operating integrated resorts and casinos for over 40 years, and their online casino went live in 2010. Now Genting online casino has launched Live Three Card Poker games, bringing what is arguably the world’s best-loved card game straight into players homes. Three Card Poker is different to usual games of Poker in a few significant ways: it’s …

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Mega Fortune Dreams Slot Makes Another Player a Millionaire

Posted on 2016-08-12 by Sean Williamson

A 28-year-old woman from Finland, identified only as Heidi, has won more than 4 million euros in the Mega Fortune Dreams progressive jackpot slot from NetEnt. The game has quite a similar structure to its predecessor, NetEnt’s Mega Fortune progressive jackpot slot, and is actually among the highest-paying mobile games of its kind, if among the least-known as well. In addition to the smooth functionality and immersive graphics that NetEnt slots are known for, Mega Fortune Dreams is also a good choice because there is not as much competiti …

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Operating System Changes for Samsung

Posted on 2016-08-08 by Sean Williamson

Samsung has long indicated its desire to go it alone, and be independent of other operating systems – Android included. The company’s first attempt was Bada, which was ultimately merged with Tizen in 2013. Tizen’s origins are as a project within the Linux Foundation, with governance from a Technical Steering Group that includes major players and stakeholders from every sector of the mobility industry. Fujitsu, Casio, Orange, Intel and many other big names sit alongside Samsung as part of the Tizen Association. The Tizen opera …

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Chinese Consortium to Buy Caesars’ Playtika Games Unit

Posted on 2016-08-04 by Sean Williamson

A group of Chinese investors, led by Shanghai Giant Network Technology Co. has bet on the rapidly growing popularity of mobile casino games and has agreed to buy Caesars Entertainment Corp’s Playtika ltd. for an impressive $4.4 billion. In January 2015 Caesar’s Entertainment puts its largest division into bankruptcy, and by selling to the consortium they may have more cash available to offer their bondholders settlement. Playtika ltd. is an online casino game platform that can be accessed online or via smartphone or tablet, and by …

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Dark Knight Slots Series Cancelled

Posted on 2016-07-28 by Sean Williamson

Much to the surprise of Batman fans around the world, the popular Dark Knight and Dark Knight Rises slots games were both cancelled on Monday the 27th of June 2016 by Microgaming. Both of the games were released to tie in with the release of the DC Comics movies of the same names, and were instant smash hits with slots and movie fans alike.  Microgaming has not yet made an official statement as to why the slots have been cancelled. The only statement given so far is that Batman had renounced his old life, packed his bags and headed off to …

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Android Downloads Dominate Mobile Gaming

Posted on 2016-07-27 by Sean Williamson

Data from 4.4 billion apps installed on Android and iOS devices was examined for the Unity survey of the second quarter of this year.  The Q2-2016 Global Games by the Numbers survey found that, of those more than four billion apps, 82 per cent were installed on Android devices, while only 17 per cent were installed on iOS devices. The only country that bucked this trend, with 53 per cent of apps installed on iOS devices, was Japan. Four of the top five Android download-heavy countries are BRICS countries, namely Brazil, Russia, India, and …

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Massive Jackpot Won at Leo Vegas Mobile Casino

Posted on 2016-07-21 by Sean Williamson

Leo Vegas mobile casino recently paid out € 2.9 million to a 21-year-old known only as Chris, who lives in Oslo, in Norway.  Chris’ win came about when had borrowed his father’s van for the day and was waiting outside a supermarket for his girlfriend, who had popped in to buy some apples. Until now, he had been more of a social player, getting together with friends to spin the reels of the South Park video slot on an extra-large screen, while playing on his mobile was just a way to pass the time. Chris chose Joker Million …

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Royal Panda Keeps the Big Wins Coming

Posted on 2016-07-13 by Sean Williamson

Royal Panda is certainly establishing itself as an online casino with a reputation for rewarding players with big wins on a regular basis. In the last few weeks a newly signed up player won a massive $121,660 jackpot in Mega Moolah, and another regular player also won big playing the same game, scooping a $41,869 win. The Live Roulette tables have also been fruitful, paying out a whopping $229,764 win to one lucky player, after a single multi-bet spin. This weekend was another big one for 4 players, who all struck gold at Royal Panda. The fabu …

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New Player Wins Mega Fortune Mobile Slots Jackpot

Posted on 2016-07-13 by Sean Williamson

This week NetEnt’s Mega Fortune slots game made another lucky player a millionaire. This progressive jackpot game has paid out several large sums in the past, and this time around the winner was no other than a brand new player, who had never played casino games before. Within an hour of signing up at Casumo mobile casino, David had scooped a whopping €2,971,469 jackpot on a €1.25 spin, without even realising it. David’s story really is rather exceptional, as not only had he never played slots in his life, he had no idea …

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Online Gaming Takes a Step Forward with Betway’s Live Casino

Posted on 2016-07-04 by Sean Williamson

As casino games become increasingly advanced, gamers are expecting more and more from the casinos. And one online casino that doesn't seem to be showing any signs of complacency is Betway. It continues to innovate and the launch of its new and improved Live Casino has marked a significant step forward for the entire industry. The majority of online games currently available provide plenty of fun, and the ability to play on mobile or tablet platforms is an added convenience, but some players find that something is missing. A sense occasio …

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Top 3 Casino Apps

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Choosing the perfect casino app for you can be incredibly daunting due to the sheer amount of options out there. Below are three of our favourite Casino apps.  1. Bwin Casino App Backed by the Bwin brand, this stable piece of software features great graphics and high speed results. Account set up is very easy, including deposits. Collecting winnings is also very simple. Multiple wagering options mean there is a wager for every budget. With the Bwin app, you can play everything from sports betting to casino games. Some popular games ar …

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Mobile Casino Goes Android

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Red Flush Casino broke into online gaming in 2008 and has forged ahead ever since. The online casino was named “Best New Online Casino” in the year that it was formed and has repeatedly received excellent reviews. This is largely due to the company’s customer service team, which is available every hour of the day, every day of the year. Online support personnel are available in multiple languages as well, including English, French, German, and Italian. Red Flush Casino is part of 32Red PLC, a Gibraltar-based company that is …

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Voila Slot comes to Mobile

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Microgaming has announced the release of Voila, a brand new Slot to their mobile gaming portfolio. Adding a touch of French glamour and sophistication to proceedings, Voila is a 5 Reel, 243 Ways to Win Slot with plenty of opportunities for players to profit. The world’s leading games developer has recreated the full casino version and custom-built it for the mobile platform, allowing players to experience all the same amazing features on the go. Wonderful, colourful graphics exciting gameplay action and of course a stunning jackpot …

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How Much Poker Lingo Do You Know?

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

One of the most interesting aspects of the game of poker is the origin of its terminology also known as poker-speak. In the court of public opinion, the jury is still out relative to the origin of the name of the game. Most highly-favored in the realm of word origin is that poker comes from the German word pochen, meaning to knock. In modern casino poker games, players knock or tap on the table to indicate their desire to be dealt another card. In small clubs or in-home games, players may knock to indicate their desire to pass or not particip …

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Baccarat Pro iPhone App Review

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Baccarat is one of those games at the casino that most people scratch their heads and wonder what the heck is going on. There are definitely people that understand this game because it is played at almost all large major casinos. The Baccarat Pro iPhone app for iphone is a great way to learn the game and be able to understand it before you take the plunge and try it at a real casino. The idea behind the game is to get cards whose total value is closer to 9 than the dealers total. There is some intense math work here and 10’s and face c …

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Payday Roulette iPhone app Review

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

When most people think about gambling and casinos, a very famous image pops into your minds. This image usually consists of a wheel that is spinning with a ball rolling around in it. This image is describing the very famous game of roulette. This game is almost the staple game of any gambling casino. The Payday Roulette iphone app was created by Veiled Games. This developer literally went all out on this game. The graphics are stunning and spot on, and you can do nearly every possible bet on an actual roulette table within the app. If you ha …

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Let’Em Ride Pro iPhone App Review

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Casinos have a very popular game called Let It Ride. This app is named just a little bit different as it is called Let’Em ride. This fun app is for the iPhone and is essentially this same game from the real casinos. The game essentially works like this: The dealer gets two cards and you get three cards and your goal is to get at least a pair of 10’s between all five cards combined. There is usually a one dollar bonus which pays off big when you get a really good hand, and there is also a three card bonus which you get when somethi …

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iBet Football Pro iPhone App Review

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

This application for the iPhone is all about football. If you bet on football games, you need this app to help you maximize your gambling profits! iBet Football app for iphone makes predictions based on past game data. This helps the app to be more accurate in theory when guessing what the final scores will be for upcoming games. While it is impossible for the app to be right every single time, the win record it has is surprising. The app has a 5 out of 7 record for correct information for betting. The thing with any sport is that there are …

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3 Card & 4 Card Pro iPhone App Review

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

While 5 card games are going the way of the earth, 3 card and 4 card games are extremely popular at casinos these days. Both games are very different from each other but both are easy to learn and really fun to play. Just like any game at a casino, it can be very difficult to win, but these games can get very addictive even when you aren’t playing for real dollars and dimes. Most people admit that they have fun playing at the casino, we just all hate losing our money. So don’t put your child’s savings plan in jeopardy and bu …

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Women Reign Over The World Of Mobile Apps

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

According to the latest reports, more women than men are purchasing and using mobile gaming apps. With this in mind, Apple is joining the game app market field with its debut of a brand new game exclusively for iPhone5. The new game, Cluck, has a farmyard theme. For example, using voice-activation, the first player challenges other players to guess the word ‘Chicken’ without using obvious clues such as peep peep or coop. At Flat Earth Games, Rohan Harris sees the iPhone5 screen size as a definite plus for mobile game app creators …

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Finally! An Online Poker Site For U.S. Gamers

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Finally, not only is there an online poker site accepting U.S., players but there are valid reasons for going this route rather than visiting a brick and mortar casino. Given the current economic situation, it is cheaper to play poker online since the only expense involved is maintaining an up-to-date ISP account to facilitate Internet access. Online sites are not subject to the overhead expenditures required for physical casinos, and can afford to run low-bet one to two cents per game options as opposed to casinos which normally offer one to …

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3 Popular Slots Launched For Mobile Gamers By IGT

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

Renowned computer system and game designer from Las Vegas, International Game Technology (IGT), has announced the release of three of their most popular casino games in the mobile gaming format. Mobile gaming enthusiasts can now play newly created versions of Kitty Glitter, Wolf Run and the action-packed Elvis: A Little More Action games. IGT has been a huge contributor to the successful growth of mobile gaming. These three new games are available to those who own Android and other smart phones that are iOS enabled. Many popular tablet devic …

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Why the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the best for gaming!

Posted on 2016-07-01 by Sean Williamson

According to many experts in the gaming and mobile phone industry, the primary reason that Samsung Galaxy S4 is best for gaming is because it is deemed the smartest smart-phone on Planet Earth. This newly launched phone is rumored to be capable of leaving iPhone 5 in a great cloud of dust. Galaxy S4 is heralded for its screen configuration featuring much improved background color and HD effects. This phone is the first in the world to have Super AMOLED capability. While the screen may not be as bright when playing in direct sunlight, Galaxy S4 …

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Winner Casino Now Featuring NEW Playtech Wallet

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Winner Casino, one of the top online Casino and gambling operators in the world right now, has signed a deal with software developer to offer its players access to a brand new multi-purpose gaming wallet. Winner Casino and Playtech Deal The deal that was struck this week between Winner Casino and Playtech has been a rather long time in the making but will now ensure that Winner Casino players have full access to the brand new multi-balance gaming wallet from Playtech. Multi-Platform Use Using the new Playtech wallet, online and mobile Cas …

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Win Big at William Hill Casino App

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

If you’re wondering where you can win the biggest rewards on your mobile then look no further than the William Hill Casino App. Not only does this trusted brand provide an incredible selection of all of the best mobile Casino games from Playtech, it also offers some of the biggest Jackpots in the Casino industry. Need some proof? Read on for some of this week’s winners. Ken M. recently won a staggering £3,100 at popular online and mobile Slot Ocean Princess. Even luckier than Ken this week was Colin H. who raked in a massiv …

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William Hill Mobile Gambling Killing-off Telephone Betting

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

William Hill’s mobile Casino and Sports betting App have been swiftly attracting a sizeable number of users. However, with the drastic increase in the popularity of the mobile operation, William Hill’s telephone betting function has taken a hit. It is widely publicised that mobile Sports betting and Casino Apps are seeing a monumental increase in popularity with both Casino players and sports fans, both in the UK and abroad. However, the once prominent telephone betting sector of the industry is seemingly becoming less and less e …

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What Makes a Gambling App Great?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

What is it that makes a gambling app so great in a world full of mobile Casinos and apps? There are a lot of factors that can contribute to the success of a gambling app, but here are our top reasons for why we think our recommend Casino apps are so much better than the rest. Compatibility First thing’s first: a great gambling app needs to be compatible with different types of mobile phone. Most gambling apps are designed for iPhone first but, believe it or not, not everyone right now owns an Apple product! iPhones tend to be the most …

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Western Belles Slot Coming to a Mobile Casino Near You

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Just a few months after it was launched at all of the best IGT online Casinos, the popular Western Belles Slot has now been optimised for mobile Casino play. Western Belles had been highly anticipated by IGT Slot fans and was eventually released in February 2014 – but only to online Casinos. Imagine how thrilled we were to hear that this fabulous new Slot is now being launched onto the IGT mobile platform (super-duper thrilled, in case you weren’t sure.)   What’s So Good About Western Belles Mobile Slot? Seriously …

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Two New Entertaining Mobile Games Released By Microgaming

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Microgaming proves again recently that they are the leaders in creating entertaining mobile slot games with their release of Spring Break and Ladies Nite games. These games are designed for HTML5; most of Microgaming mobile slot games being played on a variety of mobile devices and compatible with different platforms (which is what keeps Microgaming at the top of its field). Microgaming now feature over 40 brands of mobile products, along with over 75 fun, challenging and entertaining mobile games to choose from. This company keeps a constan …

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TV Ads Influencing Players’ Choices

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

TV Ads are the key to influencing players’ choices when it comes to Mobile Casinos and Sports betting; this discovery is just one of the interesting topics debated this week at the Mobile and Tablet Gambling Summit in London. The afternoon of the first day of the Mobile and Tablet Gambling Summit was dominated by an extraordinary panel session featuring four young fans of mobile Casinos and Sportsbook Apps. These enthusiastic panellists talked about their relationship with their mobiles and their experiences with various Casino and Sp …

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NEW: Top Mobile Slots Coming to Betway Casino

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

All dedicated Slots fans will be pleased to discover that two of Microgaming’s most popular Slots – Isis and Centre Court – will be arriving at all of the best mobile Casinos as soon as January 14th 2014. No doubt the new year will see many exciting new mobile developments, but one of the first and most exciting that we’ve yet to hear about is the migration of two of Microgaming’s best games to mobile. Perhaps, as ever, trying to outdo its competition (NetEnt is launching its new Twin Spin Slot onto the mobile C …

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Top footballers enjoy the buzz of gambling

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Sports betting and Casino gambling is common place among footballers. A tell-all piece in the Radio Times this week talks about Michael Owen’s success – not just on the football pitch but in gambling. The year 1998 saw Michael Owen’s debut for England, and was the same year that he bought his first two racehorses, Etienne Lady and Talk to Mojo. He had always loved the sport and had enjoyed the idea of betting ever since watching his dad place a 50p bet every Saturday. In the 15 years since then Owen hasn’t lost his p …

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Top 5 Casino Games With The Best Odds

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The best way to have fun gambling is to have some knowledge beforehand about casino games that are player friendly and know which games have the best player odds. Gambling means taking chances. There are only two outcomes, win or lose. The two smartest things a punter can do are to know what their odds are before playing and to know their limits. Set a financial limit before playing and stick to it. The Most Player Friendly Casino Games Craps – Craps has somewhat low house advantages, at only 0.6 percent. This gives players a better c …

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How Has Smartphone Technology Affected Mobile Gambling?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The Rise in Mobile Gaming is a phrase which is often bandied about by technology writers and online Casino bloggers, but what does it mean in real terms? To answer that question, we at casinoapp.com have looked at the data and created an infographic to show you exactly what it means to be a mobile gambler in 2013. We’ve discovered that nearly half of all mobile gamblers only use their smartphones to access Casinos and place bets, and as such these gamers no longer bother with online Casinos or real-life Casinos and betting shops. This a …

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Tesco Smartphone Impacts on the Mobile Casino Industry

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Mobile gambling fans will be delighted at the announcement this week from Tesco that it is planning to release a brand new smartphone as well as an updated edition of the Hudl tablet. Due to the vast difference in cost between the top-of-the-range iPhones, and the humble yet impressive Tesco smartphones, these new Tesco devices will make mobile Casino gambling far more accessible to your everyday Casino fan. The mobile Casino industry is at an all-time high right now, with thousands of the best Casino games now available to play wherever you …

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What Your Star Sign Tells You About Your Blackjack Style

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Whether you believe in star signs or not, there’s definitely something mystical that connects when you were born to the type of person that you are. It’s also very true personality traits affect the way we strategize and play Blackjack, in real life, online or at a mobile Casino. Find out below a little about your Blackjack technique according to your star sign: Aries – 21st March – 20th April As an Aries you’re both adventurous and brave. This means that when playing Blackjack you chase the thrills of playing …

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Slots Magic and NetEnt Launch New Promotion

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

With the UEFA 2016 championship upon us, a number of online casinos are running promotions that tie in with this much loved tournament. Slots Magic casino and NetEnt will be running an incredible promotion from the 25/06/2016 till the 10/07/2016 that not only ties in with the UEFA Cup, but also with the launch of the hotly anticipated Football Champions Cup slots game. This new slot is based on the popular sport and will certainly fill a niche for avid football and gaming fans. With 600 prizes and €70,000 in giveaways up for grabs, this …

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All Slots Casino reports Growth in iPad and Tablet Gamers

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All Slots Casino has recently reported an increase in the number of players accessing the Casino via their iPad or other Tablet devices. This represents a general trend in the market, but also indicates that players are enjoying top quality Tablet and Mobile Apps from All Slots Casino. It’s frequently reported that the mobile gambling market is growing rapidly, for Apple products as well as on other platforms, and All Slots’ experience only further confirms this pattern. All Slots Casino has reported an impressive 80% year-on-yea …

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Win: Sky Vegas Mobile Casino £1 Million Cash Giveaway

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Sky Vegas mobile Casino is renowned for its generosity and exciting promotional offers, but its latest cash giveaway really takes the biscuit. Sky Vegas is giving away £1 million over the next two months in daily giveaways that anyone can win! The promotion is running from 27th February-21st April, so there’s plenty of time to get involved – in fact, with over 1000 winners every day, there’s never been a better time to join the popular online and mobile Casino! How to Win It’s really simple to get involved, ju …

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Should There Be Limits on Casino Apps?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

There has been some speculation in the media lately that mobile Casinos are making it easier for players, particularly in the younger 18-35 age group, to develop an addiction to gambling. Whether this is strictly true or not, it is certainly true that mobile Casinos and Casino Apps make Casinos much more accessible than ever before. Should there be betting limits on how much you can spend at a Casino and, if so, who should be in charge of setting the limit? If you are reading this article then it is likely that you love gambling, perhaps at …

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Royal Vegas Mobile Casino Makes it to the Top 10

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Continued innovations at Royal Vegas Mobile have resulted with its inclusion on the Top 10 UK iTunes List. While Royal Vegas continues to offer a wide selection of casino games, promotions and top-knotch customer service; technological innovations are bringing popular casino games out of land-based and online venues to the convenience afforded by mobile devices. The mobile app offers newbies a £1,200 joining bonus incentive. Royal Vegas gaming software provides interface capability that prevents interruption of player concentration resu …

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Roller Casino - First iPhone Mobile App

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Bringing the mobile casino directly to any iPhone or iPad is the idea behind the new Roller Casino app made only for iPad and iPhones. Players today can have access to all of their favorite casino table games like roulette and blackjack, and a number of popular slot machine games, all brought directly to their phone in outstanding HD color and clarity. The graphics of these games is said to be sharp and clear and offers punters the ability to wager real money on these games, qualities that were hard to find before. Players simply download th …

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Quickfire to Provide Betfair Casino with Over 400 New Games

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The world of online and mobile gambling is filled with an array of gaming options, with Casino games provided by an increasing number of top-quality developers. The choices available not only make it hard for users to decide where to play, but they also mean that the online and mobile Casinos themselves must decide which developers to form a partnership and whose games to offer to their customers. Obviously, then, the best online and mobile Casinos try to provide their customers with all of the best games, and it is for this reason that Betf …

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Playtech Live Mobile Casino Portfolio Launched

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

With mobile Casino gaming beginning to dominate new software developments, it comes as no surprise that Playtech has announced its plan to release an entire portfolio of live Casino games that are suitable for all mobile devices. Casino gamers will now be able to take advantage of Playtech’s superb live Casino games no matter what mobile platform they are using, including iPhone, iPad and Android devices. For the first time Playtech’s live Casino games will be available to all gamers wherever they are, whenever they want. Live g …

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Exclusive: Play Mobile Roulette at Sky Vegas Casino App

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Nowadays many online and mobile Casinos are attempting to create their own games that can only be played exclusively by players of that particular Casino. This has meant previously that some Casinos have created their own incredible Slots, providing some unique reasons to download their Casino App. Now the incredibly popular Sky Vegas Mobile Casino has gone one step further to create its very own mobile Roulette. This exclusive mobile Roulette table is certainly worth a spin, although it’s not altogether that different from the mobile …

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Online Gamers are Neither Shaken nor Stirred

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

It’s easy to imagine that all Casino players emulate James Bond by sipping a Martini or glugging a glass of Champagne whilst playing a high-stakes hand of Blackjack. However, a recent player questionnaire from GalaCasino.com, a top online and mobile Casino operator, suggests that this glamorous myth far from reflects the beverage choices of your average British online or mobile Casino player. The survey of Gala Casino members revealed that in fact gamers are much more likely to enjoy a tea or coffee with their online Casino games than …

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NextGen Games Now Available World Wide at Royal Panda Casino

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Royal Panda went online in 2014 and has since earned itself an excellent reputation for providing players in the UK with an exemplary gaming experience. Powered by software provided in part by NextGen, this online casino features more than 300 top quality games, and has recently launched its mobile offering. The good news for players globally is that NextGen games are now available worldwide; and Royal Panda is running a promotion to celebrate this occasion. This promotion offers players the chance to claim 140 free spins for play over 7 day …

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Which New Smartphone is the Best for Gaming?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The 2013 cohort of new smartphones has proved itself to be the most inventive and exciting yet. As you’d expect there are tons of new gimmicks and a lot of fancy techy words used to describe innovations that most of us don’t even understand (M7 Motion Coprocessor? Accelerometer? Magnetometer? I’m almost positive we all need these functions in our phones, if not our lives, but I couldn’t begin to tell you what they do.) What I am interested in when it comes to this year’s new smartphones is the user experience and …

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Lots of New Players Joining mFortune to Play Mobile Roulette

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Roulette is one of the most popular Casino games, whether played at a land based Casino or at an online or mobile Casino. Relying on little individual skill, players tend to enjoy the thrills of Roulette no matter how great or small their experience. It can come as no great shock to any Casino analysts, then, that nowadays mobile Roulette is becoming more popular than ever. New data released by top mobile Casino mFortune suggests that more and more players are downloading the Casino App every day to take advantage of the first-rate mobile Rou …

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Three NEW Microgaming Mobile Slots

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Top online and mobile software developer Microgaming has launched three brand new mobile Slots which are now available at the best mobile Casinos. Enjoy these fab new mobile Slots wherever you go at our top recommended Casinos. Bush Telegraph Mobile Slot Bush Telegraph is wildlife-themed Slot that’s packed full of cute cartoon creatures. The symbols include lions, monkeys, warthogs, parrots to name but a few, all of which can combine to create some seriously lucrative combos. The mobile Slot follows the popular 5 Reel, 15 payline fo …

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New iPhone 6 Will Improve Mobile Gambling

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

It may feel like no time has passed since we were picking out our lovely golden iPhone 5S smartphones, but rumour has it that the brand new iPhone 6 is about to be released and it should make mobile gambling even better! The gambling industry is well aware that the future of Casinos lies in mobile gambling so every new technological innovation serves to improve the overall gambling experience. Being able to take your favourite Casino games with you wherever you go is fast becoming the norm – players are now expecting better graphics, m …

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NEW – Casinoapp.com is now on Facebook and Twitter!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Casinoapp.com is thrilled to announce the launch of our official Facebook and Twitter pages! If you want to stay bang up-to-date with the latest Casino App reviews and game releases, as well as all the insider news and gossip from the gaming world, then our new Facebook and Twitter pages are for you! We’ll be posting all the latest updates from casinoapp.com so you’ll be the first to know exactly what’s happening. This is also a great opportunity for you to get in touch with us. You could tweet us about your favourite Casi …

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NetEnt Launches New Mobile Slot

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Finally, NetEnt has launched its popular pig-themed Slot, Piggy Riches, onto its mobile platform, making it easier than ever before for mobile Slots fans to bring home the bacon. Now available as part of Net Entertainment’s Touch catalogue, Piggy Riches mobile Slot offers an unmissable mobile gaming experience that will take you on a rich and exciting journey. With NetEnt’s characteristic HD graphics and clever audio effects, you’ll be utterly absorbed when you start playing Piggy Riches mobile Slot. Unlike some mobile Slo …

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Is Mobile Device Gaming Caught In A Vise?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Has mobile casino gaming suddenly become caught in a vise? It appears this may be the case in New Jersey, particularly for Atlantic City casinos. Although a state law was enacted relative to mobile device gaming, suddenly an arm of the state’s government, the Gaming Enforcement Division, has joined the fray as of October 1, 2012. According to spokesperson, Lisa Spangler, GED cites a need to address and resolve issues related to underage participation, intoxicated gamers and issues related to the casino floor smoking ban. Ms Spangler mai …

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Mobile Casino Trends

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Everyone keeps talking about mobile Casino gaming being ‘on the rise’, but as it is such a new phenomenon it is difficult to find hard data that accurately explains different areas of the trend. Clarion Events Customer Insights, in conjunction with Vivid Interface, has produced a Commercial Intelligence survey, “Awareness, Attitudes and Motivation – UK Mobile Gambling 2013”, which reports on mobile Casino trends and the behaviour of mobile gamblers based on a survey of 2,000 mobile gamblers in July 2013. The st …

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Cash Giveaway at Betfred Mobile Casino

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It doesn’t matter who you are or where you are, if you’ve got a smartphone you could be in with the chance of winning up to £1 million courtesy of top mobile Casino Betfred. The new offer from popular online and mobile Casino operator sounds too good to be true, but we tell no lies; each week for a duration of 8 weeks Betfred mobile Casino is giving away £125,000 to lucky Casino players. Fancy getting your hands on the cash? We’ll tell you how! Simply by playing one of the many fabulous IGT Slots that can be fo …

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Microgaming Unveils Bikini Party Mobile Slots

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It’s been that time of the month again when one of the most recognised brands in the online and mobile casino industry brings joy to the masses. This month of February 2016 has seen Microgaming unveil Bikini Party Mobile Slots, another feather in the cap of a company with more than 20 years of creating innovative titles, and another addition to the various mobile casino operators that make use of their award-winning software. Bikini Party, as the name suggests, is centred around a group of bikini-clad models having fun in the sun on th …

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NEW: Play Microgaming’s Reel Thunder at Betway Mobile Casino

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The top online software provider, Microgaming, has just launched a 40th product on HTML5, reaffirming its status as the number one developer by catering to the ever-increasing mobile gaming market. The most recent title to become available to mobile Casino users is the popular online Slot Reel Thunder, a 5 Reel, 9 Payline game. If you fancy giving it a go then download the Betway Casino App now and you can claim up to £1,000 when you join! Reel Thunder Mobile Slot Reel Thunder isn’t a brand new game, but it is available now on …

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Microgaming unveils Old Classics for Mobile Casino Players

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mFortune Shortlisted For 6 Prestigious EGR Awards 2013

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The eGaming Review will host its ninth annual eGR Operator Awards to recognise and celebrate the best online Casino, mobile Casino and Sports Betting operators in the industry. The shortlists have been announced, revealing that mFortune’s superb mobile platform is this year up for a grand total of 6 gongs.The awards ceremony will take place on Monday 25 November 2013 and will comprise over 700 eGaming professionals, all coming together to celebrate the innovation and excellence achieved across the online and mobile gaming industry. mF …

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mFortune Mobile Casino Continues to Grow

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The popular mobile Casino from mFortune has seen record growth lately – and it looks like more players will continue to flock to the dedicated mobile gaming App. Based in the UK, it’s no surprise that mFortune mobile Casino has been attracting so many new players, since an increasing number of Casino players are looking for the best mobile Casinos to play on their mobile and tablet devices. Three weeks ago, mFortune announced that a massive 75% of its users have been downloading games onto their mobile devices. This is partly dow …

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Mega Moolah Mobile Jackpot £3.7m at Spin Palace Casino

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Casino Apps have proven their worth this week as Microgaming’s Mega Moolah produces the largest ever mobile jackpot winner. Microgaming has announced that a Spin Palace player has won an astounding £3,722,513.00 on the aptly nicknamed “millionaire-maker” Progressive Slot Mega Moolah. The lucky winner, known as Gabriel L, has pocketed the largest ever jackpot in Mobile Casino and Casino App history. Roger Raatgever, the CEO of Microgaming, has commented on the life-changing win, stating that “it is so exciting t …

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Mega Fortune Slot Mega Mobile Jackpot

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

One of the top online and Mobile Jackpot Slots – Mega Fortune – has already grown a massive prize pot despite being won just a few weeks ago. The current Mega Fortune Jackpot stands at an impressive £1.7 million and can be won by any lucky player any time, online or via any top mobile Casino. The Jackpot is renowned for paying out some of the biggest rewards of any online Slots – it even once paid out an incredible prize pot of £17,860,868. At the very least, it rewards its Jackpot winners with a minimum of &po …

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Don’t Look Directly At It! NEW Medusa II Mobile Slot

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Top Casino game developer Next Generation has announced the release of yet another mobile Slot, soon to be available at all of the best mobile Casinos. This new mobile Casino release is a follow up to the extremely popular Medusa mobile Slot so expect a game of legendary proportions. Next Generation has been releasing Slot after Slot lately, the majority of which are now launched straight onto the mobile Casino platform as well as online. Each Slot has its own unique theme, with the latest Slot a sequel to the fantastic original Slot Medusa. …

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Lunchtime Gaming Session Winner

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

It started as a slow Sunday afternoon for Charles but, thanks to the fantastic Slots at 888 Casino, it quickly became one of the most exciting days of his life. Charles had spent his Sunday morning just doing his laundry, tidying up from dinner the day before and doing some ironing but after a while he realised he was incredibly bored – I mean, we’ve all been there right? At that point he decided to give the Slots at 888 Casino a go as one of his friends had recommended it to him as a fantastic Casino. At first Charles wasn&rsqu …

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Limited Time Only: All Slots Casino 200% Deposit Bonus

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Towards the end of 2013, thousands of players discovered the delights of All Slots Casino thanks to its superb Bring Vegas Home promotion. This promo offered every new player a fantastic FREE £33, whether online on using the top-rated mobile Casino App. Sadly this magical deal has had to come to an end, but this doesn’t mean that All Slot’s Casino will be becoming any less generous. Firstly, those players who signed up during the Bring Vegas Home promotional period, but didn’t deposit in time to claim their free &poun …

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Land-based Casinos Competes with Mobile Casino Success

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

As gaming technology has become increasingly advanced, mobile Casino gaming has become ever more popular and this success is starting to threaten the future of land-based Casinos. The gambling industry has to evolve to make sure that it is always bringing players the best games and a first rate experience, which is why land-based Casinos are now playing catch-up to win back their waning fan base. Nowadays gamblers are able to play some of the best Casino games – Blackjack, Poker, Baccarat, Roulette, Craps and Slots – at home or o …

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Ladbrokes New Jaguar Giveaway

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The new Jaguar F-Type has a lot in common with Ladbrokes mobile Casino – it’s cool, it’s luxurious and it’s a certainly thrilling ride – so there could be no better prize for the top mobile Casino’s epic new promotion. The brand new 2014 Jaguar F-Type convertible is being given away in a competition to celebrate the launch of Ladbroke’s new mobile Casino. The incredibly popular mobile Casino features improved performance, better games and bigger payouts than ever before – all in one handy pock …

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Google Play Bans Cash Reward Apps

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Last month Apple announced some updates to their App Store Guidelines which established that any and all gambling Apps offering real money must be free, properly licensed with the correct permissions for the location where the App is used, and restricted to those locations. Additionally, any Mobile Casino App or other Gambling App must not offer credit to users through in-App purchase. Google Play has now updated its own policies regarding Apps that involve gambling in any form for cash or equivalent prizes. Although gambling Apps have been …

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George and the Dragon Slot Jackpot Over £1 Million

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The George and the Dragon Progressive Jackpot Slot has just exceeded the impressive £1 million mark and that money could be yours! The Jackpot amount is still growing but you’ll want to hurry and play today to give yourself the best shot at winning the cash. The Virtue Fusion Slot has been about for a good few years, but to this very day no players has won such a big Jackpot amount as what’s on offer right now. There have been several players who have won a portion of the pot, but the Slot’s full Jackpot has yet to d …

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Gambling Films: Top 5 Scenes I saw in Casino Royale

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This week I subscribed to an online movie service (since apparently that’s the thing to do nowadays!) and I’ve started re-watching some of my favourite ever films. Watching Casino Royale online I have to say wasn’t quite the same as the first time I watched it at the cinema, but it was great to re-watch what I consider to be one of the best Casino films of all time. There are so many great moments in this film, but I’ve managed to narrow down my list of top scenes to the best five. If you’ve never watched Casino …

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Double Points On Incredible Hulk Slot

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Fancy bagging yourself double points this week at the top mobile Casino from Gala? Well, you can do just that thanks to this week’s double point promotion, which runs until midnight on Sunday. Gala online and mobile Casino frequently holds special offers and promotions to reward its players, including prize draws, cash giveaways and Bonuses, but none can be quite so satisfying as a promotion that simply rewards players for playing a fantastic game. The Incredible Hulk Slot is one of the most popular games played at any mobile Casino. …

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Online Casinos Offering Exclusive Mobile Casino Promotions

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As mobile Casinos become increasingly popular among Casino users, particularly those with a busy lifestyle, Casino operators are having to catch up and offer promotions that are really valuable to the players who claim them. It is for this reason that many Casinos are targeting mobile Casino players exclusively by offering them promotions that are not available anywhere else – including at their online Casino counterpart. Promotions and Bonuses are one of the main tools used by online and mobile Casinos to attract players. It’s g …

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Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Payments

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Mobile payments are defined as payment services that fall under financial regulations, and are performed via, or with, a mobile device. This type of transaction method has been advancing and gathering momentum in recent years, and is believed to have huge potential in both developed and developing countries of the world. As technology keeps improving, the first world has become an increasingly cashless society and the search for more secure transaction methods is continuous. However, mobile payments are not only suited to the first world, th …

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Early October Offers at Top Mobile Casinos

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From cash to credits, concert tickets to cinema trips and iPods to fireworks parties, get your bets in early for the best chance to win some of the finest prizes on offer this autumn. Take a trip to Lady Lucks mobile Casino (read our review or visit the site here) and you’ll be sure to remember, remember the 5th November this year as there is a super £1,000 giveaway to you to a fantastic fireworks fiesta! It’s simple to take part and both new players and existing members can enter throughout October by following these inst …

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Current Trends in Mobile Casino Gaming

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Every day more and more players begin gaming on the go and that means picking an online Casino that has the best and most sophisticated mobile Casino gaming options. With so many online Casinos to choose from and mobile Casino technology advancing at a fast rate, it can be difficult to know what to look out for. One of the key features that mobile Casino users are looking for in a product nowadays is the ability to switch between online and mobile Casino platforms seamlessly. The online and mobile Casino products need to be fully-integrated …

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Virgin Casino Community Jackpot

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Here’s a treat from the fantastic Virgin GamesApp that every player will surely love! The new Community Jackpot offers big rewards that will benefit everyone. It almost sounds too good to be true, but trust me, this is real life. The popular Virgin Games App has a total of £16,500 in Jackpots up for grabs and a massive £36,000 in community prizes to be dished out. The way the Community Jackpot works is that when one player wins a Jackpot, every player currently playing on the Virgin Games App, or having played within the last …

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LadyLucks Launches Delicious Daily Bonus Bonanza!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

LadyLucks mobile Casino players really are a lucky lot with the launch of the new Daily Bonus Bonanza. Exclusively available to players who are using a touchscreen device – that’ll be your smartphone or your tablet – the Bonus Bonanza can be played every day and guarantees a reward. Simply log in to your LadyLucks Casino account for free and spin the wheel to reveal a prize. Prizes include Bonuses, Deposit Matches or Cash Back, plus an elusive £500 FREE cash prize if you’re really lucky! Be sure to keep an eye …

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Casino.com welcomes new UK players with £20 free play!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

After six years providing top quality online gaming, Casino.com wants to show the UK why it is the only place to play. Their new TV advert offers £20 free play to all new players in the United Kingdom, so they can try any of over 350 casino games without depositing a penny! In Casino.com’s UK TV debut, the main character asks the viewer where they would go for specific needs. For example, if you needed a suit, would you go to a fancy dress shop? Cue: businessman walking past in the background holding a briefcase but wearing a ch …

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Casino440 awards 66.6% EXTRA in Bonuses as a Halloween!!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

www.Casino440.com (you can read our review here) treated its players to a hauntingly good Halloween treat this year. All their players were entitled to 66.6% EXTRA added to their usual casino Bonuses, meaning more scope to play and to win! Brand new players in this period were fortunate enough to have the extra Bonus added to the casino’s already lucrative Welcome Bonus. Just take a look at the incredible Halloween enhancements this made to their funds: 1st deposit: 100% + 66.6% = 166.6% Bonus worth up to €/$/£500 2nd depo …

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How Much Do You Know About Bookmakers And Bet Shops?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Bookmakers and sports betting shops have been a part of the the history of the United Kingdom since the dawn of horse racing tracks in the early 1800s. While the sport of horse racing has not changed dramatically through the years, the same can not be said for bookmakers and betting shops. In recent years, bookmakers have become known as turf accountants. What were once known as betting shops are now referred to as pleasure palaces. Originally most of the sports betting shops were located in what were colloquially referred to as seedy areas. …

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Betfair Mobile Using Snapchat to Advertise

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

With mobile Casinos and mobile Sports betting increasing in popularity on a daily basis, Betfair mobile Casino has decided to get ahead of the trend and use an ingenious method of communicating with its UK players – via Snapchat! Betfair is one of the most popular UK mobile Casinos and Sportsbooks around and has committed to becoming the company in the mobile Casino industry to use the ultra-trendy photo-messaging App. The service is starting this weekend so if you’re a Betfair mobile Casino customer look out for the new and pers …

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The Best Mobile Scratch Cards at Casino Apps

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Instant win games can be just the ticket when looking for a fast reward; they offer a quick buzz of exhilaration as you wait to discover how much you’ve won, with cash prizes paying out potentially tens of thousands of pounds to lucky winners. Mobile Scratch cards are for many people the ultimate choice when gaming on a Casino App as they give you the chance to win the big bucks wherever you are, and without the mess and bother of having to scratch the foil off of a real Scratch card. The basic excitement of uncovering each symbols rem …

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The Best Casinos for Mobile Gambling: An Insider Report

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Mobile Casinos have exploded in 2013 to become one of the most popular forms of entertainment, with many players migrating from online Casino games to mobile Casino games throughout the course of the year. A Part of Every Day Life Almost all online Casinos – and certainly the good ones – now offer a mobile option for players so that they are able to take their favourite games out and about with them so that they don’t have to cease play when they leave their computer. We are now seeing bigger and better Apps with more game …

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Apple Updates App Store Review Guidelines

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Apple’s App Store Review Guidelines are there to let developers know what they can and can’t do when they are creating the best new Apps for you to download from the App Store. Obviously it’s important that these are reviewed frequently to reflect advances in technology, as well as to comply with the law, and to keep the App Store free from offensive material and safe for all users. For those who like using their Mobile for gaming and gambling, having firm guidelines means that all of the iPhone Casinos and Slot Apps you ca …

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888 Casino Reaches Out to the Community

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Ever thought you’d hear of a Casino with heart? Well, that’s exactly what you’ll be calling 888 Casino once you’ve heard about its incredibly active role in charities as well as working with safe gambling organisations. It’s true: 888 Casino is the Casino that cares. It understands that the impact of a mobile Casino on society can be great and so aims to be more socially responsible than most other mobile Casinos. 888 Casino Environment The first way that 888 Casino takes a more ethical stance than many other …

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5 of the Best Progressive Slots to Play on your Mobile

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

One of the best things about Casino Apps is being able to play Slots on the go. As you know, there are some fantastic Progressive Jackpots out there which can, in a matter of moments, turn a mere mortal into a multimillionaire. What many people don’t realise is that these big prizes can be won whether sat at a desktop or playing on the move, so check out the list below of our favourite Progressive Slots, all of which can be won from your mobile! 1. Mega Moolah As one of the most popular Progressive games with some of the largest Jackp …

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Yggdrasil Slots Go Live at UK Online and Mobile Casinos

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

In mid-December 2015 Yggdrasil Gaming was issued a license by the UK Gambling Commission. This license allows Yggdrasil the opportunity to offer players in the UK access to its proprietary gaming platform, and all its world-renowned casino games. For Yggdrasil this license has been issued at just the right time, as the brand has been looking for ways to increase both its mobile and online presence in the gaming industry, and to reach a wider audience. Yggdrasil Gaming may be a relatively young company, but it’s been hugely successful a …

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Winner’s Casino app: a good bet for playing on the move

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

For gamers age 18 and older, according to Winners.com a new app just left the launchpad that makes gaming to go possible while you are in line for your tuck and go. This new casino app is a non-deposit, free download geared to all iPhone and Android device platforms. Instant play is also available on your browser as well as via SMS 160 maximum character text messaging link All new gamer accounts will be rewarded by Winners.com with a £30/$46 deposit for real money or funny money gaming. Game categories range from blackjack and roulette …

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Verizon and PlayPhone corner Android Gaming Market

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Games Portal is a forthcoming gaming platform with an emphasis on social activity, which will come pre-loaded onto all of Verizon’s future Android smartphones thanks to a new deal between PlayPhone and Verizon Wireless. PlayPhone already has a significant following in the social gaming market, with their current PSGN service (PlayPhone Social Gaming Network) launched in December 2011, connecting functionality across most tablets and smartphones, including iOS, Android, Adobe, HTML5 and Windows Phone. The idea behind Games Portal is to …

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The Top 10 Most Downloaded Mobile Casino Apps

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Casino Apps geared specifically for mobile smart phone users have become incredibly popular. Being able to play all your favorite casino games on a mobile device offers more freedom than ever before. Games are always in your pocket and ready to play no matter where you are. Punters love the fantastic array of choices available today in mobile casino apps. Slot Machine App Kicking off the list of the top 10 most downloaded mobile casino apps would have to be the Slot Machine app that has been downloaded an astounding ten million times by sma …

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THE Way to Play: Tablet and iPad Casinos

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

2012 was undoubtedly the year when Mobile gambling took the industry by storm. It was as if news of mobile casinos, mobile optimized casino software and the possibility to win huge jackpots on the go finally reached the masses. A mobile gaming boom was born. At the beginning of 2012 the number of UK online casino operators that offered mobile platforms was very slim but by the end of the same year there were almost 20 to choose from. The market is now saturated with mobile gaming options and players have cottoned on to the big fun and big wi …

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The First Mobile Casino To Go On The Mobile Market

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

One of the best online casino platforms on the market today (you can check out other popular casino-apps here), and most likely the first one on the mobile casino market as well, is the All Slots Mobile Casino. The All Slots Online Casino was founded in the year 2000, when the idea of an online casino was still in is infancy. When mobile phone devices were beginning to hit their stride in 2005, All Slots Mobile Casino first appeared in its debut on the mobile market. Some of the best games to come out for mobile devices are offered by All Sl …

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Online Payment Methods – Which One Suits You?

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Online payment methods can be a minefield when it comes to online gaming. Here’s a rundown of the most popular online payment methods so you can make that all important informed decision before getting stuck in and having some fun. Method No.1: Debit Card Debit cards allow cardholders to electronically access their bank account to pay for goods and services, such as depositing at a casino. The value is automatically deducted from the customer’s bank account and can make it easier to keep track of your spending. Spending limits c …

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Online Slots Competition: two Weeks Left!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Platinum Play Casino is giving away a huge £15,000 to lucky winners in their Crack the Case competition! The promotion began on the 7th May and is open to all new and existing Platinum Play Casino customers until the 15th June, giving players the chance to crack one of 20 briefcases worth up to £15,000 in total. One lucky winner will take away the jackpot prize of £5,000, whilst other gamers will win Reward Points, Free Spins and Casino Credits. Players still have two weeks to enter the weekly events by opting in via their …

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Mobile Gambling Worth Over $100 Billion By 2017

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The biggest factor driving the success of mobile gambling today is the increase in the number of people using smart phones, tablet devices and other mobile devices for online gambling. In fact, so many people are now using these devices for mobile gambling that projections have been made that the overall worth of mobile gambling could surpass $100 billion by the year 2017. Out of this total, about $45 billion is the estimated net profit of online gambling venues. In the past, playing casino games on a traditional computer was more difficult …

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Microgaming’s May Releases

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

It’s that time of the month again when Microgaming unleashes a new set of amazing games and we’ve got our hands on them. Revered for being a leading online gaming company, each month is always exciting in the world of Microgaming as they release fun, thrilling and hugely rewarding new games. And perhaps it’s because it’s the fifth month of the year, or maybe they’re just being generous, but this month Microgaming are releasing FIVE brand new Slots! Adding to their extensive portfolio of Slot games, you will soon …

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LadyLucks to Release Two New Mobile Slots

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

LadyLucks, one of the UK’s most popular mobile casinos, is to release two brand new mobile Slots for its players. Already a firm favourite with many players across the country, LadyLucks has a wide selection of over twenty casino games available for touch phones as well as older style handsets. The touch games can also be played on various tablet devices, meaning players can enjoy a mobile gaming experience wherever they are. LadyLucks specialises in providing some of the best casino games on mobile. They offer a complete gaming experi …

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iPhone Casino Games

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Whether heading for the office or the mall, the majority of British take a cellphone/mobile device with them. From passenger vehicles to planes, trains and buses, unless you are the driver, most people occupy their time at a mobile casino. The rapid growth of the mobile casino industry on a daily basis has lured app developers to create apps that will instantly grab customers. With this in mind; however, there are some considerations iPhone users should observe for personal and device safety. Obviously, the number one consideration should be …

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IGT to Supply Mr Green with Mobile Gaming

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Popular online casino, Mr Green is pleased to reveal that they will be upping the ante on their mobile offering as they have extended their partnership with International Game Technology (IGT). Las Vegas – based IGT announced it will supply Mr Green with its portfolio of mobile games, including Free Play games and Real Money Games – which will be supplied via a single integration utilising its remote game server innovation. Markus Aurala, Chief Product Officer at Mr Green commented on the new deal, saying “Mobile Gaming has …

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Hurry Up! Win Free Gambling for a Year

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

How would you like to win free gambling for a year? No, you’re not dreaming. Platinum Play Casino is giving away a year-long gambling package to one lucky winner every week. Although four winners have already been crowned victorious in Platinum Play Casino’s “You Play, We Pay” competition, there’s still time to enter and take advantage of this amazing promotion. Play! Competitions like the “You Play, We Pay” promotion are nothing new from Platinum Play Casinos, with the casino launching exciting a …

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How to Make Slot Sign-Up Bonuses Work to Your Advantage

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The humble one-armed bandit has become an icon of our culture – it’s fun, it’s simple and most importantly, it dishes out cash prizes. In some ways, playing Slots is all about luck. You press a button, pull a lever or click a mouse and the Slot machine shows you what it was always going to show, no matter what you do. Whilst the unpredictable nature of Slots cannot be denied, there are some techniques you can use when playing Slots to put the ball firmly in your court. The Scenario Everyone knows that on any given night, …

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Gaming in Mobile Casinos Improved due to the New Padphone 2

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

The new Padfone 2 from ASUS was released on October 16 and is expected to attract a lot of attention both from new technology lovers and from gamers who love to play casino games on handheld smartphone mobile devices and tablets. The new Padfone 2 features an Android casino tamer that is expected to turn heads. It is projected that this exceptional new feature will also pique the interest of mobile punters. The casino tamer is a phone feature of a fast loading web browser. It quickly allows mobile phone casino players access to all the best …

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Four Top Mobile Gambling Platforms

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

In a less than 15 years, the gaming industry has seen drastic changes occurring as physical casinos were joined by online gaming venues and ultimately by casino-to-go on various hand-held mobile devices. Mobile and online casinos are predominantly powered by Microgaming software that is replete with eye catching graphics, easy to acquire apps or online downloads. Even from some mobile phones, monetary transactions are easily arranged for credit, debit and prepay card options. While not all mobile casinos offer identical incentives, at least f …

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Don’t Miss the 3rd Mobile Gambling Summit in London!

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

This year’s mGaming Summit will be held at The Brewery, London on the 24th April. The popular annual convention is being co-hosted by iGaming Business and World TeleMedia, and will provide a platform for the brightest and best in the mobile marketplace and iGaming field. iGaming Business has been one of the front runners in the iGaming sector for the last 10 years – specializing in publishing for the trade and creating information sharing potential through events, websites and intelligence reports. With 75,000 online and 16,000 o …

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Casino Myths Laid Bare

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

It’s common knowledge that when it comes to gambling, luck does play a huge part. Obviously there are many tricks, tips and hints that can help you on certain games but there are also a number of myths out there that leave people in doubt when they reach the casino floor. We’ve got together with Tony Stremming, Senior Vice President of Governement Relations and Public Affairs at Ameristar Casinos, to get some insider information about these myths. With over 17 years in the gaming industry, Stremming offered his input and dismisse …

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All Slots Casino Launches UK iPhone App

Posted on 2016-06-30 by Sean Williamson

Apple enthusiasts with a fondness for virtual gambling rejoice – All Slots Casino (one of the world’s leading Microgaming-Powered sites) has released a new mobile App for iPhone and iPad users in the UK Market. The brand new All Slots Casino App is already available from the Apple App Store and offers players as many as thirty quality mobile casino games, including some of Microgaming’s biggest and best Slot games. The robust mobile App also gives players access to a whole host of card and table games such a Roulette, Black …

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