Industry News

  • STATESIDE Sharon Harris sees the generational torch pass before her very eyes – without singeing her eyebrows

    By Casino International on February 7, 2017
    Did you know we had an election last month? Really? Forgive my attempts at humor after a crazy 18-month campaign season that received such intense global coverage. Sadly, this election revealed real divisions within America, and among its friends and families, but I believe everyone gave thanks on Thanksgiving for its end. I’ll keep my choice secret because I don’t […]
  • Comtrade Gaming Spotlights Cognitive Technology and Revamped Core Products at ICE 2017

    By Casino International on January 13, 2017
      Phttp://www.comtradegaming.com/?utm_source=ICE_PR_2017 Product breakthroughs include improved features with intuitive functionalities in business reporting   Ljubljana, Slovenia – Comtrade Gaming, the premier technology provider to the gaming industry, announces their presence at ICE 2017 by presenting continued innovation throughout its core product portfolio. Comtrade Gaming’s product development centred around the concept that player data and business analytics curate the modern multi-channel […]
  • Betcade ceases operations

    By Casino International on January 12, 2017
    In a shock move, the brilliant Android gambling portal/app store Betcade has ceased operations. This comes as quite a surprise as the product impressed Casino International hugely when we saw it in a meeting room at a gaming expo a few years ago. Founder and CEO David Chang issued this statement:   “Betcade was founded to create a better mobile […]
  • IGT: Innovation at play

    By Casino International on January 7, 2017
    IGT’s ICE stand N3-160 will bring “Innovation at Play” to life by showcasing leading content, innovation and new player experiences for its Gaming, Lottery, Betting and Interactive customers from all parts of the world. IGT’s SPHINX 4D game will make its international debut at ICE. This game offers a multi-sensory experience that enhances its glasses-free 3D technology with air haptic […]
  • Betting on the machine

    By Casino International on January 7, 2017
    The global casino gaming equipment market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of more than 15 per cent between 2017 to 2021, with market value reaching US$96.4 billion in four years   Research firm Technavio estimates that the global casino gaming equipment market will grow ‘rapidly’ at a compound annual growth rate of more than 15 […]
  • The Rise of Microgaming

    By Casino International on November 18, 2016
    Microgaming was the first entity to ever create a true online casino experience back in 1994. Since then, they’ve maintained an edge in embracing technology that concerns online gaming. In addition to this, they’ve also managed to attain a level of flexibility that is in sync with consumer demands and emerging trends. Consequently, Microgaming has established itself as a leader […]
  • ICE team set out transport plan for 2017 show

    By Casino International on November 15, 2016
    ICE organisers have moved swiftly to implement a logistics and communications plan following confirmation that the Custom House Docklands Light Railway (DLR) station will be shut for 12 months as part of the London Crossrail development. Visitors will be able to use the Royal Victoria stop which is 650 metres from ExCeL, with organisers providing a fleet of buses and […]
  • The Facts and Figures Behind the Growth of the Online Gaming Industry

    By Casino International on September 15, 2016
    The internet has been a godsend for people looking for entertainment. Gamers have found a whole new world of multiplayer games that allows them to play against competitors from all over the world. Platforms such as Canadian iGaming authority Grizzlyg have seen huge growth in recent years. With the huge growth of online casino sites, multiplayer services on consoles, and […]
  • GameCo Licenses their first game for its Video Game Gambling Machine

    By Casino International on May 25, 2016
    GameCo, Inc. has licensed the first game for its video game gambling machine (VGM), a first-person action engine from game publisher, 505 Games. It offers gamblers a 45 second skill-based experience on casino floors, delivering the same return to players as traditional slot machines. 505 Games is a multi-platform interactive video game company that publishes popular game titles across the […]
  • Shortlisted Nominees Announced for Asia Gaming Awards

    By Casino International on May 9, 2016
    The first phase of judging for the Asia Gaming Awards has successfully concluded and shortlisted nominees have been announced. This year there are ten award categories and they are as follows – Nominees for Best Casino Operator GALAXY ENTERTAINMENT GROUP LAS VEGAS SANDS WYNN MACAU MELCO CROWN ENTERTAINMENT GENTING Nominees for Best Integrated Resort GALAXY ENTERTAINMENT GROUP MARINA BAY SANDS MACAU […]