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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.

Digital Gambling Pioneers Keeping Eyes on Oculus Rift
On Wednesday, stealing some opening day thunder from CES 2016, the long-awaited Oculus Rift became available for preorder with a price tag of $599.

CES 2016: Zynga Joins Forces With Rubicon Project
Rubicon Project, which operates one of the largest advertising marketplaces in the world, and Zynga, a leading social game developer, are in Las Vegas this week to formally announce their new partnership at CES 2016.

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Mobile is the Marketing Tool of Choice for Millennials


Mobile is the Marketing Tool of Choice for MillennialsAnyone working in mobile marketing knows that millennials are mobile’s BFFs.

That’s also the perspective of Marcus Yoder, VP of New Business Development for Gamblit Gaming, who was recently interviewed by CalvinAyre.com.

As covered today by our sister site MMW, Yoder explained how casinos can use apps to entice millennials.

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NYX Gaming Group Confirms New Partnership with Online Gaming Operator 888


NYX Gaming Group Confirms New Partnership with Online Gaming Operator 888On Tuesday, NYX Gaming Group Limited announce that it has signed a partnership agreement with one of the best known online gaming companies in the world, 888.

According to a news release from the new partners, NYX will supply a variety of its online and mobile casino content, as well as various games supplied by 3rd parties aggregated on NYX’s OGS & CGS platforms, to 888’s global bingo and casino verticals.
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JOINGO Confirms Changes in Executive Team


JOINGO Confirms Changes in Executive TeamOn Wednesday, the team at JOINGO — a leading provider of advanced mobile loyalty solutions for the casino gaming industry — confirmed to mGamingWatch a number of changes in the company’s executive management team.

Kicking off the promising round of changes is the promotion of James Poole to VP of Gaming Products.

Additionally, Kirk Olson has been tapped for the Director of Sales position.

James Poole came on board with JOINGO in late 2014 as the company’s Director of Gaming Products, the company says.
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Mobile Paves the Way for the Future of Gaming


Mobile Paves the Way for the Future of GamingThe mobile gaming industry continues to be one of the top performing sectors of both the mobile apps and gaming industries.

That’s according to a new report from Tapinator.

Already a $25 Billion industry itself, a few industry analysts predict it to surpass console revenue in 2015 and boom to reach $40 Billion by 2018.

With gamer expectations on the rise, companies with recent advancements of notice are Tapinator, Inc., Electronic Arts Inc., Glu Mobile Inc., Activision Blizzard, Inc. and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc.

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Praise Rains Down Upon Rainmaker During the 2015 Global Gaming Expo


Praise Rains Down Upon Rainmaker During the 2015 Global Gaming Expo.pcxThe Rainmaker Group enjoyed what it’s calling a banner week as the recipient of two major awards by gaming publications during the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas.

On Monday, Gaming & Leisure presented the company, an industry leader in profit optimization, with a prestigious Business Partner Award for Industry Excellence in increasing revenue for its customers.

The award was presented during the Gaming & Leisure Roundtable, an annual, invitation-only forum designed to shape innovation in gaming and hospitality. In its 14th year, the forum hosts the greatest number of gaming CIOs in one private forum in North America.

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Everi Plans to Power the Casino Floor at 2015 Global Gaming Expo


Everi Plans to Power the Casino Floor at 2015 Global Gaming ExpoEveri announced Thursday that it will feature the industry’s “first and only” comprehensive portfolio of gaming entertainment, cash access, and intelligence solutions at the 15th annual Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada next week.

G2E, taking place at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, spans September 29-October 1.

Demonstrating how Everi “Powers the Casino Floor,” the Company’s featured portfolio on display will include the all-new Core HDX for sale gaming cabinet with exclusive gaming content, the Apex V topper, the newest version of TournEvent, Everi’s slot tournament system, the full-service CXC 3-in-1 kiosks, Everi Compliance solutions, and its CashClub and CentralCredit integrated payments solutions.
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Webinar: Increase Gaming Revenues by Becoming a Data-Driven Marketing Organization


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

Presented by mGamingWatch, the one-hour webinar will help attendees to learn about the importance of becoming a data-focused marketing organization and the impact it has on your gaming revenues.

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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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Exclusive Q&A: Hidden Fruit CEO Todd Simons Discusses How Mobile is Shaping the Casino Industry


Exclusive Q A Hidden Fruit CEO Todd Simons Discusses How Mobile is Shaping the Casino IndustryThis week, mGamingWatch was fortunate to catch up with casino industry veteran Todd Simons for an exclusive Q&A.

The innovative mastermind behind and creator of Hidden Fruit, Simons was gracious in allowing us to pick his infinitely knowledgeable brain about how mobile is shaping the casino industry.

Check out the interview below and be sure to check out Hidden Fruit here.

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