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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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Hello Casino Announces That The Have Joined Gaming Platform White Hat Gaming


Hello Casino Announces That The Have Joined Gaming Platform White Hat GamingHello Casino is a fairly new online casino, which has gained widespread recognition since they opened their doors in December of 2014. In an effort to maintain both respect and relevance, Hello Casino has joined with gaming software platform White Hat Gaming.

Gamblers can still expect the “honest bonus terms,” player-centered approach to gaming, and their clean web design, but they will also enjoy new features courtesy of Leander Games, NYX Gaming Group, and Net Entertainment.

The platform has been licensed by the UK Gambling Commission since November 2014, and was met with instant success.

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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.

IRS Wants to Use Casino Marketing Tool to Track Player Winnings
Among a casino’s most powerful marketing tools are, undoubtedly, their rewards and comps programs. Such programs reward gamblers by their frequency of visits to the casino and frequency of gambling. This means that player comp cards provide an in-depth log of gambling activity for each casino.

AGA Lends Support to ‘Stop Illegal Gambling’ Initiative
On Monday, mGamingWatch was briefed by The American Gaming Association (AGA) on the formation of its Illegal Gambling Advisory Board as part of its “Stop Illegal Gambling – Play it Safe” initiative.

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California’s First Online Gambling Coalition Is Launched


California’s First Online Gambling Coalition Is LaunchedIn a recent announcement, Pokerstars shared that they have partnered with 5 California casinos to create a consumer coalition designed to encourage a fair and open online poker and online gambling marketplace.

The coalition is titled Californians for Responsible iPoker, and currently includes PokerStars, the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, and the Commerce, Bicycle and Hawaiian Gardens cardrooms.

The timing of the coalition is also relevant, as Flushdraw notes. Its launch comes directly after California’s Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians released radio ads referring to PokerStars as “con men” and “scam artists.”

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Technavio Estimates That Mobile Gambling Will Grow More Than 43 Percent By 2019


Technavio Estimates That Mobile Gambling Will Grow More Than 43 Percent By 2019While online gambling continues to be a hot topic of conversation, there is another method of gambling that is growing at a particularly rapid rate. And that’s mobile gambling.

A recent report by Technavio estimates that global mobile gambling will grow at a compounded annual growth (CAG) rate of more than 43% between 2015 and 2019.

In order to generate these estimates, they included multiple forms of gambling—such as traditional physical betting, lottery, and gaming. They also gathered information from some of the industry leaders, including Camelot, Betfair, and Bwin.Party.

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Will Australia Lead The World In Mobile Online Gambling Revenues?


Will Australia Lead The World In Mobile Online Gambling RevenuesA 2010 survey revealed that approximately 70% of Australians have wagered or gambled at some point in their life. With this number being drastically higher in Australia than most countries, it shows strong potential for mobile gambling success.

Auspiciously, the Interactive Gambling Act was put in place in Australia in 2001 and is fairly flexible compared to gambling regulations in many countries. According to Online Casino Reports, Australians can sign up with any online gambling site that has gone through the proper channels in order to operate within their region—and this includes mobile gambling.

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AGA Lends Support to ‘Stop Illegal Gambling’ Initiative


AGA Lends Support to 'Stop Illegal Gambling' InitiativeOn Monday, mGamingWatch was briefed by The American Gaming Association (AGA) on the formation of its Illegal Gambling Advisory Board as part of its “Stop Illegal Gambling – Play it Safe” initiative.

Last week, we’re told, the new Board met for the first time today at the AGA’s office in Washington, DC.

With regard to the role and scope of the board, we were told the following:
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Bitcoin Gambling Universally Inevitable, Suggest Those Behind Bitcoin Gambling Guide


Bitcoin Gambling Universally Inevitable, Suggest Those Behind Bitcoin Gambling GuideBitcoin Gambling Guide is an online review site dedicated to reviewing online gambling websites that pay out bitcoin, or allow bitcoin for payment.

If you’re not familiar, the site also covers bitcoin gambling industry trends, and educates its readers about bitcoin in general.

At the time of its launch two years ago, bitcoin gambling was in its infancy, but the rapid growth of the industry was inevitable. To date, Bitcoin Gambling has published more than 400 reviews.

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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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Is Online Gambling Destined for Wearables?


Is Online Gambling Destined for WearablesWith the launch of Apple Watch, a new trend is smart watches was born. Many casino game developers began scrambling to create specific apps for the Apple Watch and other competing, including Ladbrokes Australia.

Currently Ladbrokes offers a variety of their games designed especially for Apple watch, and will soon be launching their smart watch casino games for Android-based smart watches.

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