Mobile Betting Expected to Grow
Gambling using a mobile device has become increasingly popular and will continue growing, but by how much Mobile gambling could account for over 50 percent of industry revenue by 2016.
Belfair Chief Financial Officer Stephen Morana called mobile a “mass market,” saying that rather than just being a niche product, it could account for half of the company’s business in five years’ time.
Belfair pre-tax profits rise to GBP 24.7 million in the six months leading up to October, it announced last week. It said it was positioning itself to become a market leader as mobile betting rises in popularity thanks to the rise of iPhones, iPads and other smart phones.
Latest Mobile Apps
Microgaming released its Adobe Air-based application for smartphones and tablets running on Android 2.2 and above. Customers of Microgaming casinos such as All Slots Mobile and can already access 12 great games, with 20 more to come in the new year.
New games are added automatically, which means players can choose to download them through their Wi-Fi or 3G connection. The first 12 games include several slots, video poker games and table games. The highlights are the popular online slots Tomb Raider and Thunderstruck, which look just as good when played from your smartphone.
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