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iGaming Affiliate Network PAS.Net Reaches An Industry Shattering New Milestone

iGaming Affiliate Network PAS.Net Reaches An Industry Shattering New MilestonePAS.net has been in the iGaming industry for over 10 years. In 2004, FourSquare entered the affiliate marketing industry, and after seeing the need for a targeted iGaming affiliate marketing solution, launched PAS.net in 2008.

PAS.net has always been committed to being on the cutting edge of everything from design to technology. When it comes to iGaming, they have publishing options for everyone—including CPA, Rakeback and Revenue Share, fantasy sports, and online casino games.

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Mississippi Firm Launches New Daily Analytics Tool For Casinos

Mississippi Firm Launches New Daily Analytics Tool For CasinosOcean Springs, Mississippi-based Harvest Trends shared their newest analytics tool —the PowerHost CRM — at the recent Casino & Marketing Technology Conference in Las Vegas.

According to the SunHerald, this content management solution is designed specifically for casino hosts, and can quickly and easily be installed on both desktop and mobile devices.

Some of the daily analytics shared include the previous days results for coded players, recommendations on who to contact, and why, as well as how the current day is doing—and progress toward daily goals.

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Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl Partner to Launch New Sports Betting and Gambling App for The European Market

Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl Partner to Launch New Sports Betting and Gambling App for The European MarketIn a recent announcement, Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl shared that they will be joining forces to launch a new sport sports betting and gambling app for the European market. The app will be featured on both Newgioco.it and Lovingbet.it websites—and will be available for iOS and Android devices, a provided

With a user base of over 22,000 active users, and online gaming revenue somewhere around €70 million annually—this venture could be quite prosperous.

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Virtual Reality As the Future of Online Poker? You Betcha!

Virtual Reality As the Future of Online Poker You Betcha“No matter how seasoned a live poker player you are, you have to admit there is still something special about walking into a casino, your ears instantly molested by the chimes of the slot machines, your nose instantly desensitized to the oddly comforting staleness of the air. There is that moment of exhilaration, no matter how slight, when you first walk into the poker room, as you hear the rattling of chips and think to yourself, “Tonight is the night I make ALL the money.” And then, of course, you settle in, stack your chips, look around at your opponents, and play some poker.”

That’s the opener of an enjoyable read by Dan Katz at FlushDraw exploring what’s bound to happen: virtual reality poker.

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RockYou Instantly Gains an Additional 2 Million Social Gamers By Acquiring So Called ‘Dead’ Games

RockYou Instantly Gains an Additional 2 Million Social Gamers By Acquiring So Called 'Dead' GamesSocial gaming has given birth to a wide variety of never-seen-before electronic games. The appeal to social gaming is strong. It is a way to pass the time, it is mentally challenging, and many games allow gamers to play against their friends, as well as other players near and far.

While most gaming companies are busy developing new games, RockYou has taken a completely different approach to social gaming. Instead of developing new games, they focus all of their energy on purchasing the older games that other companies consider to be “dead.”

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The Impending Merger Between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes Still A Hot Topic Of Discussion

The Impending Merger Between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes Still A Hot Topic Of DiscussionNegotiations between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes have been shared by many London news sources over the last several weeks. If the impressive £3.5 billion merger goes through, it would result in the United Kingdom’s largest bookmaker to date—with over 4,000 retail locations.

Ladbrokes SBC News reports,  has turned to the investment banks of Green Hill and UBS in order to raise the capital for the acquisition of Gala Coral. While the two companies had been taking their time, it is believed that they are moving thing forward a bit faster now that igaming operator bwin.party has become the target of an acquisition duel between 888 Holdings versus GVC Holdings/Amaya Inc.

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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.

Mohegan Sun Brings Another Online Casino to the Garden State
Dan Katz of Poker News Daily is reporting that another online casino coming to New Jersey. The Mohegan Sun is rolling the dice and rolling out MoheganSunCasino.com, powered by NYX Gaming to facilitate online gambling in the Garden State, where such activity is legal for gamers of the appropriate legal age.

Casino Marketers Say Gambling is Not the Only Reason to Head to Atlantic City
It is no secret that Atlantic City has been struggling in recent years, which is one of the reasons that casinos and resorts are starting to think outside of the box. Since gambling is not a large enough draw to Atlantic City, many casinos and local businesses are finding ways to make the destination more appealing for vacationers of all interests.
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MGM Creating Their Own Entertainment District in Las Vegas

MGM Creating Their Own Entertainment District in Las VegasMGM already has two large projects underway in Las Vegas, and recently announced a third. The third project is an impressive eight-acre site that will house a 5,000-seat theater at the Monte Carlo Resort and Casino. This third project will join together MGMs two other current projects—the Park and the Arena.

When all is said and done, Commercial Property Executive reports that MGM will have a full-fledged entertainment center. This will include an internal promenade, as well as a second 20,000-seat arena. All three projects are set to be complete by the spring of 2016.

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Wisconsin Lottery Extends Contract With IGT By Another 7 Years

Wisconsin Lottery Extends Their Contract With IGT By Another 7 YearsLanding a contract with a statewide lottery is always a significant accomplishment, just as is maintaining that contract.

In a recent announcement International Game Technology (IGT) confirmed such an accomplishment by revealing that their GTECH subsidiary was offered a seven year extension to their contract with the Wisconsin lottery.

iGamingBusiness explains that GTECH is responsible for creating a new draw-based and instant ticket lottery system, as well as self-service multimedia products, full-service lottery terminals, and new and improved communication networks. They will also be responsible for warehousing and distribution.

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California Community Looks to Ban Online Gambling

California Community Looks to Ban Online GamblingWith online and mobile gambling proponents optimistic about digital real-money poker and casino gaming coming to the state of California soon, this week marks a setback for these efforts in at least one community.

Jessica Rogness of The Reporter says the city of Fairfield has approved a ban on computerized gambling.

The reason? Numerous complaints pertaining to an Internet sweepstakes cafe located in the city of Fairfield.
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