Genesis Gaming Feeling Lucky Ahead of G2E

Genesis Gaming Feeling Lucky Ahead of G2EOn Thursday, the team at Genesis Gaming shared with mGamingWatch their big plans for G2E in Las Vegas later this month.

The Genesis Gaming team is launching a new line of video slots tailored for the U.S. social casino market. And what better time to unveil the offering than during G2E in Las Vegas?

The Vegas Line consists of games optimized for mobile play, developed by designers with experience in both American land-based slots and in European online gaming. Since land-based Casino resorts are increasingly offering Social Casinos to better attract or retain players, there is significant demand for the digital games offered by this new product line.
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Sage Bedfellows: Hilton and Uber Partner for Enhanced Hotel App

Sage Bedfellows Hilton and Uber Partner for Enhanced Hotel AppThey say “politics makes strange bedfellows,” but in the case of Hilton and Uber, it’s more a case of economics making sage bedfellows.

Hilton and Uber have partnered up better accommodate hotel guests who want to grab a ride via the hotel chain’s HHonors app.

In addition to local taxis, ride services like Uber and Lyft are a common feature outside the entrance of hotels now. Uber has everything to gain from the Hilton integration, which should direct more passengers its way.

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Betcade Pioneers Android App Store for Real Money iGaming

Betcade Pioneers Android App Store for Real Money iGamingAn app store just for real money iGaming? It’s coming.

The team at Betcade is busy talking up the first dedicated Android app store for real money gaming.

Betcade will launch the first dedicated Android app store for real money gaming, providing casino operators with a unified, branded destination for gaming app distribution and management, and players with a trusted source for gaming app discovery and downloads.
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Euro Games Technology Promises to Wow Attendees at G2E

Euro Games Technology Promises to Wow Attendees at G2ENews that happens in Las Vegas certainly won’t stay in Las Vegas later this month as G2E gets underway.

And the folks at Euro Games Technology will be a major factor in that reality.

Ahead of the weekend, the organization said that they have arranged an ample selection of their products for presentation at this year’s convention.

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Quixant Ups Its Game at G2E This Year

Quixant Ups Its Game at G2E This YearGo big or go home. That’s the choice facing many vendors and presenters ahead of this month’s G2E in Las Vegas.

For Quixant, the decision to go big has already been made.

The company announced today that it will have a “greatly expanded presence” for the forthcoming G2E 2015 show in Las Vegas.
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Will Fantasy Sports Betting Soon Become a Reality in Las Vegas?

Will Fantasy Sports Betting Soon Become a Reality in Las VegasCurrently, daily fantasy sports betting (DFS) is not a regulated form of gambling anywhere in the US—but it has not technically been deemed illegal. This is because DFS is considered in most states to be a “skill,” opposed to gambling which is a game of chance. The Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) Chairman AG Burnett recently announced that they were conducting a “legal analysis” of fantasy sports betting.

The results of their analysis are expected to be released in the near future, Legal Sports Report reports. But it is important to understand that their findings could have little to no impact on the legal status of daily fantasy sports. In fact, some are concerned that if their findings are not positive, that their findings will negatively impact the DFS community.

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Rosebud Casino and Hotel Selects New Automated Data and Marketing Firm

Rosebud Casino and Hotel Selects New Automated Data and Marketing FirmOpticity Player Marketing, if you’re not familiar, is an advanced data analysis and automated marketing firm designed specifically for the unique needs of casinos. The Silicone-based company prides themselves in offering an intuitive and effective alternative to the big brand data warehouses and software vendors that many casinos turn to.

In a recent announcement, Rosebud Casino and Hotel shared that they have selected Opticity for their data, analysis, and marketing needs. Opticity has many attractive features, particularly the Opticity Analysis, which allows for the ability to create a custom dashboard for their most pertinent KPIs.

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mGamingWatch: The Week’s Top Stories

mGamingWatch The Week’s Top StoriesHere are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming that we’ve been monitoring in recent days.

Webinar: Increase Gaming Revenues by Becoming a Data-Driven Marketing Organization
The team at Hidden Fruit — a digital marketing, CRM and business intelligence firm specializing in casino operations, automation, analytics and customer insight — has just confirmed its plan to host an informative — and free — webinar on September 16th, 2015 that is a must for professionals in casino gaming and marketing.

Exclusive Q&A: Hidden Fruit CEO Todd Simons Discusses How Mobile is Shaping the Casino Industry
This week, mGamingWatch was fortunate to catch up with casino industry veteran Todd Simons for an exclusive Q&A.
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GLI to Showcase Their Human-Error-Free Innovations at G2E 2015

GLI Showcases Their Human-Error-Free Inventions At G2E 2015When it comes to compliance, casino employees turn to technology to ensure they are always within standard protocols. The problem that often arises, is that the technology is lacking. In the past technology has not been portable, leaves too much room for human error, and requires a constant computer connection.

At this year’s G2E 2015, Casino City Times reports, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) will showcase their latest casino solutions—which include the handheld Kobetron GI-4000 unit and the Kobetron MI-300 adapter series.

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Highly Anticipated Frogger to Debut at G2E 2015

Highly Anticipated Frogger Debut By Konami At G2E 2015Frogger is a timeless classic arcade game that was developed by Konami Gaming Inc. in 1981. Since its initial success a multitude of new and improved versions of Frogger have been released for arcades, computers, and even mobile apps. However, the 2015 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is where the highly anticipated Frogger-themed slot machines will be revealed.

This year’s G2E will be held from September 29 to Oct 1 in Las Vegas and is expected to bring over 25,000 gaming and casino professionals from around the globe. Like every year, Konami will have a coveted exhibit—that spans and entire 11,000 square feet.

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