Asia takes to mobile gaming

    Published in: Latest IntelligenceMobile gaming has been revolutionizing the gaming market.  A report released by Juniper Research states that the mobile gaming businesses are set to reach $100 billion by 2017 overtaking its position as a complementary revenue source to a primary source. According to Frank Schuengel, Mobile Channel Member & Product Development Manager for Asian facing operator 188BET, while the market is booming across Europe, Asia will play catch up for a while yet.“I doubt any Asian players do the percentage of action on mobile that, for example, Paddy Power does (50%+ of all bets now taken on mobile) but everyone’s mobile action is growing and we will catch up and overtake any European players eventually,” he said.This boom can be attributed to the growth of smartphones and access to data while on the move. With companies such as Apple and Samsung creating devices where gambling...

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