Juniper Research released a report today which said that by 2018, 164 million people will either place a bet, visit a mobile casino, or buy a lottery ticket on their phone or tablet.
Locaid wants to enable online gambling businesses state by state.
In another large milestone for the Bitcoin virtual currency, Bitcoin gambling service SatoshiDice has been acquired for $11.5 million by an unnamed buyer.
Apps use Zynga’s social features and Bwin’s regulated gambling game.
Station Casinos expands its land-based casinos to the web with UltimatePoker.com.
BuddyBet is the latest online betting platform to capitalize on the growing trend of online gaming. In recent months, states have passed laws to allow online gambling, with New Jersey joining Nevada and Delaware as the latest state to relax virtual betting laws.
Irish predictions and betting website Intrade has shut down its service with a vague explanation concerning possible financial irregularities.
New Jersey is the third state in the U.S. to legalize online gambling.
Online-gambling company Bwin.party is backing a new developers push into social casino games with an eye on real-money gambling.
Nevada rushes bill through to beat New Jersey to the punch.
Social casino games acquired by gambling companies are generating huge revenues even after the deals are done.
A massively multiplayer social game that lets you create and potentially monetize your own casino could soon be a reality, if the Kickstarter gods are kind.
Betable’s deal with 3Oak is the first that will apply real-money gambling to non-casino games.
The Big Fish Casino game lets you choose if you want to play for fun or gamble with real money.
Betable will enable real-money online gambling in Big Fish Games’ social casino games in the United Kingdom.
Facebook leaped into the world of online gambling today with the launch of Bingo Friendzy, an app that allows users to play games for cash prizes.
Editor’s Pick Betable hopes to disrupt social casino games by enabling real-money online gambling in social gaming titles.
Delaware authorized online gambling today, as the state Senate approved a bill by a 14-6 vote to allow online betting in the state.
Online game company RocketFrog wants to revitalize virtual gambling by offering real-world prizes to players.
Do gambling and Facebook games go together?