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NEW BITCOIN SLOT PLANNED BY ENDORPHINA
2015-04-09

Prague-based online gambling software developer Endorphina has revealed that its next online slot will be titled Satoshi Secret, and will be themed on the Bitcoin trend currently sweeping through online casino operators.

The developer is playing its cards close to its chest on the content of the new game, other than to say that is inspired by the cyber-currency.

The game will be aired for the first time on May 14 at a Bitcoin conference in the developer's home city.

The company's business development manager, Jan Urbanec says: We are working on an innovative product with better features, graphics and sound. Our entire team is very excited about the new game to be released. Whereas bitcoin casino is no news to the industry, our new bitcoin themed slot is something no one has ever done before."




ASIA WILL DRIVE MOBILE GAMING, SAYS SUPERDATA RESEARCH
2014-09-10

The world of i-gaming, a Football Live Betting Lines nfl football betting Online Bingo NFL Odds proportional indicator of the future for i-gambling, is shifting towards mobile usage, with Asia driving a booming market, according to a new study by SuperData Research.
The research company predicts that overall mobile gaming revenues will reach $21.1 billion by the end of this year, and that by 2016, global gaming revenue will be at $28.2 billion as increasing numbers of smart phone and tablet users are generated by nations like Russia, India and China.
The company claims that the Asia Pacific region accounts for half the mobile gaming market and continues to grow as smartphone and tablet devices become ever more ubiquitous.
The Asian mobile gaming market is set to climb to $11.3 billion, according to SuperData; this includes revenue generated by in-game ads and in-app purchases.
Asian nations like China, South Korea and Japan spend more on a per player basis than western nations, the study found.


BETABLE LOSES EXEC VP OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
2014-06-19

Jonathan Flesher has left real-money platform provider Betable after serving 18 months as executive vice president of business development.

Flesher joined Betable from social games firm Zynga where he held the same title.

He is currently serving as an advisory board member at Gamera Networks Pte. Ltd in Singapore, Tournament Trading Technologies Ltd, Tango Me, Just-Play, Appington and Hands On. He is also a member of the board of directors at Image Vision Labs.



LADBROKES CONFIRMS BETSTAR ACQUISITION (Update)
2014-04-09

UK land and online gambling group Ladbrokes has confirmed media reports yesterday (see previous InfoPowa reports) that it has acquired the Australian online sportsbetting company Betstar, advising that it paid A$ 22 million (GBP12.4 million) for the asset.
Betstar has approximately 40,000 registered customers and, in the year to 31 March 2014, it generated gross win of c.A$12.9 million on A$214 million amounts staked. On completion the business is projected to be break-even at an EBITDA level for the prior twelve months.
Annualised cost synergies of approximately A$5 million will be realised from the migration of Betstars operations to Ladbrokes digital platform and the acquisition is expected to be earnings accretive in its first year under Ladbrokes ownership.
The Betstar brand will be maintained, a Ladbrokes spokesman said.
The acquisition builds on the company's presence in the Australian market following last years acquisition of Bookmaker.com.au and the creation of Ladbrokes.com.au.
Commenting on the acquisition, Ladbrokes md for international operations, Damian Cope said:
Australia represents one of the most vibrant regulated sports betting markets in the world and todays announcement will see us add new customers to our growing presence. It offers us a chance to improve our market share and bring the innovative product development and marketing skills displayed by Ladbrokes.com.au to a wider audience.