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Coral Gaming Sorry for SMS Spam Attack

Coral Gaming Sorry for SMS Spam AttackCoral Gambling Group is cleaning up after a messy SMS fiasco of epic proportions.

Last weekend, players began received an incessant number of mobile marketing messages.

And Coral never meant to send them.

The “annoying and repetitive text messages” pelted cell phones regarding the online gaming platform cultivated by the UK gambling operator.
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Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inks Deal with NetEnt for Online and Mobile Casino Content

Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inks Deal with NetEnt for Online and Mobile Casino ContentThis week, the team at NetEnt — a provider of online gaming solutions — confirmed their new content distribution agreement with Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE).

CIE, one of the largest online, mobile and social gaming companies in the United States, will now have access to a wealth of new online casino content.
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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.

Exclusive: MGT Has the Kiosk to Success in the Casino Industry
When it comes to leadership in the casino industry for providing kiosks, there is no higher authority than Micro Gaming Technologies (MGT), which both designs and develops software to automate, track and report casino promotions.

Las Vegas Casino and Resort Gives StayNTouch Mobility Platform a Shot
This week, mGamingWatch was briefed by the crew at StayNTouch Inc., provider of the cloud PMS Mobile Overlay Platform.

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Online Gambling Juggernaut Amaya Holding its own on NASDAQ

Online Gambling Juggernaut Amaya Holding its own on NASDAQNASDAQ is no place for the faint of heart. But online gambling company Amaya is apparently up for the challenge of being listed on the exchange.

“Our listing on the Nasdaq is an important milestone for Amaya and a testament to the tremendous progress we have made over our five years as a public company,” said Amaya’s Chairman and CEO, David Baazov, upon news of the company gaining approval for listing.

“We anticipate that the Nasdaq listing will provide greater visibility and better liquidity for our stock and help broaden our shareholder base,” Baazov added.

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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.

SMS Not as Plentiful in Casino Space as Marketers Would Like
While it’s no secret that some of the world’s foremost gaming and hospitality companies have embraced mobile technology to some degree, marketers would like to see a much warmer embrace in the coming years.

Marketing is a ‘Ssnapp’ at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa
SMG recently announced a “strategic marketing agreement” with one of the country’s leading casino-resort destinations, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.
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Pennsylvania Senator Introduces New Gambling Bill Suggesting Some Major Changes to Current Gambling Policies

Pennsylvania Senator Introduces New Gambling Bill Suggesting Some Major Changes to Current Gambling Policies

Pennsylvania State Senator Sean Wiley recently announced that he will soon be submitting a new bill related to both online and off-line gambling. The bill aims to make some intriguing changes to the current gambling policies.

This week, USPoker offered a detailed summary of what the bill would mean for the state.

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AGA Says Nevada ‘Paving the Way for Innovative Gaming Technology’

AGA Says Nevada 'Paving the Way for Innovative Gaming Technology'From legalizing online and mobile gambling, to rolling out new gaming technologies in the state’s vast array of physical gaming facilities, Nevada is on the receiving end of major praise by the American Gaming Association.

The AGA recently took time to extend encouragement to Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and lawmakers for enacting new gaming legislation that allows slot machines to incorporate elements of skill and will help the industry’s efforts to attract millennial customers.

“We applaud Nevada’s leadership on this bill that will allow for innovation among gaming equipment manufacturers and suppliers and help gaming reach a key customer demographic,” said Geoff Freeman, president and CEO of the AGA. “We encourage states across the country to follow Nevada’s lead and support innovation that will help casinos thrive in all 40 gaming states.”
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Joingo Boss Says Mobile Tech and Data Analytics are a Game Changer for Casino Marketing

Joingo Boss Says Mobile Tech and Data Analytics are a Game Changer for Casino MarketingJoingo has hit the jackpot again with its latest launch.

On Tuesday, the leading provider of mobile engagement solutions for the casino gaming industry, rolled out the first smartphone and tablet apps for the Casino at Delaware Park.

A direct result of the Joingo partnership with VizExplorer, this is the first launch of PatronViz, which connects the Joingo Mobile Loyalty System with the casino’s VizExplorer Integration Hub.
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Mobile Searches Surpass PC and Casino.com Is Capitalizing On This Growth

Mobile Searches Surpass PC and Casino Is Capitalizing On This GrowthHistory was made earlier this month when Google revealed that for the first time in history more web searches are being performed on mobile devices than on laptops and PCs. This does not come as a surprise to many, because in April it was also announced that adults are now spending more time on mobile devices than on their PCs or laptops.

While all businesses should be taking note of this shift to mobile, neither of these announcements comes as a shocker to the folks at Casino.com.

Casino.com is a powerhouse in the world of online gambling and the company has invested much time and money to ensure that their mobile gaming selection is diverse, fun and of course user-friendly. In fact, Casino.com will be launching several new mobile-compatible casino games later this year.

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Online, Mobile Gambling on The Rise in the UK

Online, Mobile Gambling On The Rise In The UKThe UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) keeps a close eye on trends in both live and online gambling. In a recent report highlighted by iGamingBusiness, the UKGC shared that online gambling grew nearly 50% from 2008 to 2014.

While online gambling is increasing at a rapid rate, gambling as a whole is growing at a fairly steady level. What this means is that more gamblers are shifting from live gambling to online gambling.

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