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Zynga Ready to Mount its Comeback

Zynga Ready to Mount its Comeback 300x175 Zynga Ready to Mount its ComebackZynga is attempting to pick itself back up by the bootstraps and retrace its steps back to previous glories.

“Financially, the company is in pretty bad shape,” Blackjackchamp reports. “Stock prices have dropped almost 80% since 2012, when they peaked at $14.”

Not to worry just yet, however.  Zynga has made some new upgrades in hopes of saving their company. Zynga, for example has introduced a revamped poker app, which is available for iOS and Android.

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To Sports Bet or Not to Sports Bet, That is the Question

To Sports Bet or Not to Sports Bet That is the Question To Sports Bet or Not to Sports Bet, That is the QuestionI’m not even sure William Shakespeare could have written this drama.

Currently, the acting Attorney General of New Jersey told USAToday that the state’s casinos and racetracks “are free to take sports bets without fear of state reprisal, so long as no wagering occurs on college games in New Jersey or involving in-state college teams anywhere.”

This addition is being done essentially to increase income and save the state from any more casino closures.

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Interactive Mobile App Launched at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort

Interactive Mobile App Is Launched at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort 300x150 Interactive Mobile App Launched at Jackson Rancheria Casino ResortHouse Advantage recently announced their partnership with Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort for their new interactive mobile app Casino On the Go (COG), which is designed to create behavior-triggered consumer rewards.

While many casinos in Las Vegas now have online casinos, as well as mobile apps, there is still ample area of opportunity when it comes to both mobile and cross-platform marketing. COG is designed to keep the mobile casino apps that people download top of mind by providing relevant mobile interaction on a daily basis.

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mobileStorm to Rock G2E with 15th Anniversary Bash in Las Vegas

mobileStorm to Mark 15th Anniversary in Las Vegas Next Week 300x135 mobileStorm to Rock G2E with 15th Anniversary Bash in Las VegasNext week in Las Vegas, the 2014 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) will get underway.

Once again on hand for the international gaming trade show and conference organized by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and Reed Exhibitions will be mobileStorm.

However, for the venerable Mobile Experience Management platform, coming to Vegas this year means celebrating twice as hard.

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Here’s What Happened This Week in mGaming

Here’s What Happened This Week in mGaming10 Here’s What Happened This Week in mGamingHere are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming that we’ve been monitoring in recent days.

William Hill has long been one of the most recognized names in the world of online gambling. Consequently, it comes as no surprise that the company has now branched out into the world of mobile gambling by offering an assortment of mobilized versions of their most successful slots.

With the recent success Amaya Gaming Group has experienced in the world of online sports betting, TheScore Inc. has taken note and is looking to enter the world of online sports betting too.

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Aristocrat Launches New iOS App for Social Slot Lovers

Aristocrat Launches New iOS App for Social Slot Lovers Aristocrat Launches New iOS App for Social Slot LoversAristocrat’s popular Facebook app Heart of Vegas is a hit with social slot lovers.

And now it’s blowing up on iOS. The Heart of Vegas iOS app for iPad now is available and already trending toward becoming one of the top grossing apps in the social casino segment.

In the month since the Heart of Vegas app was launched on iOS for iPad, the app has reached the top 50 in overall top grossing apps in the U.S. and top 15 grossing casino apps in the U.S.

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Betfair to Stick Around New Jersey?

Betfair to Stick Around New Jersey 300x180 Betfair to Stick Around New Jersey?According to the news out of New Jersey this week, Betfair is staying put — for now — in the Garden State.

“GameAccount is eying a 2015 mobile casino launch with an ‘undisclosed US casino operator’ that plans to launch its mobile casino in the first quarter of 2015,” PokerUpdate reports.

We’re told that the forthcoming product will be HTML5 games and cross-platform gambling apps.

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TheScore Looks to Score with Legalized Online, Mobile Sports Betting

TheScore Looks to Score with Legalized Online Mobile Sports Betting 300x201 TheScore Looks to Score with Legalized Online, Mobile Sports BettingWith the recent success Amaya Gaming Group has experienced in the world of online sports betting, TheScore Inc. has taken note and is looking to enter the world of online sports betting too.

According to Trading Desk, TheScore Inc. is currently in talks with an online casino that already has an active following of online gamblers to add “Bet Now” buttons throughout their online casino, for upcoming global sporting events.

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Ultimate Gaming Getting Out of the Garden State

Ultimate Gaming Getting Out of the Garden State Ultimate Gaming Getting Out of the Garden StateIn a recent announcement, Ultimate Gaming shared that they will be leaving New Jersey’s online gambling market.

Ultimate Gaming is currently a partner of the Trump Taj Mahal, and claims that there have been “multiple breaches” of their contract by Taj Mahal.

Trump Entertainment Resorts has no comments in regards to ultimate gaming’s allegations.

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Harrah’s Bridging The Gap Between Online and Physical Gambling

Harrah’s Bridging The Gap Between Online and Physical Gambling 300x196 Harrah’s Bridging The Gap Between Online and Physical GamblingIn a recent article in the Courier-Post, the innovative Atlantic City-focused collaboration between Harrah’s online and live casino was profiled.

The partnership was formed to promote a “digital treasure hunt” reserved for New Jersey gamers.

The treasure hunt presents weekly digital challenges, in which participants have the chance to win over $40,000 in cash and prizes. Participating in the digital treasure hunt also allows for entry into live treasure hunts held at the Harrah’s resort in Atlantic City—the next of which is being held on October 18, 2014.

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