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Social studio Gamzio to enter real-money gaming sector

California-based social casino studio Gamzio Mobile has signed a partnership with Alderney-licensed platform provider CashBet to launch a real-money gaming offering.

Gamzio announced plans to enter the online gaming sector earlier this week with the company beginning work on developing a selection of products to complement its free-to-play Slots-O-Luck products.

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Oddslife partners four major European sporting media brands

Social sports technology provider Oddslife has sealed partnerships with four major European media brands to launch online and mobile social betting products.

The London-based business is to supply its social sports solution to Spanish sports media giant Marca.com; Greek media and radio broadcaster Sport-fm.gr; Danish online sports and football portal Bold.dk; [...]

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Social casino drives Big Fish revenue growth in 2013

Social gaming studio Big Fish has revealed that its social casino titles were key factors in driving an eleventh consecutive year of double-digit revenue growth as the company continues to transition to a free-to-play mobile gaming business.

The Seattle-based business posted gross revenue of more than $266m, with its social casino [...]

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Bonza expands into free-to-play gaming with tournaments launch

Facebook gaming operator Bonza Gaming has expanded its offering with the launch of free-to-play tournaments, designed to take advantage of the social features available on the social network.

The tournament feature marks the first time the operator has expanded beyond real-money gaming, and is described by chief executive Rick Brownlow as [...]

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Gaming Realms appoints new marketing and technology chiefs

AIM-listed online gaming operator Gaming Realms has bolstered its management team with the appointment of new chief marketing and technology officers.

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Plumbee launches Quickspin’s Sugar Trail on Mirroball Slots

Social casino studio Plumbee has expanded its Mirrorball Slots app with the launch of a new game from slots developer Quickspin.

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Bee Cave Games raises $1.9m in latest funding round

Austin-based social casino studio Bee Cave Games has raised an additional $1.9m in seed funding to help market its core Bee Cave Blackjack Casino product on Facebook, iOS and Android.

The $1.9m funding has been supplied by existing investor Matrix Partners and new backer, Hong Kong-based private equity firm Dragonrise Capital.

Bee [...]

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Affinity launches on Williams Interactive’s Play4Fun Network

Nevada-based casino operator Affinity Gaming has launched its new social casino offering on Scientific Games subsidiary Williams Interactive’s Play4Fun network.

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Social studio Ruby Seven secures Rush Street investment

San Francisco-based mobile social studio Ruby Seven Studios has secured a $3.5m investment from the interactive divison of Chicago's Rush Street Gaming, operator of four land-based casinos across the US.

Rush Street explained that with social casino revenues expected to reach $2.5bn by 2015, it foresees “immense growth” through the partnership [...]

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Zynga partners BitPay to trial Bitcoin payments

Social gaming giant Zynga is to allow its players to make transactions using the virtual currency Bitcoin on a selection of its games.

Initially on a trial basis, Zynga will work with Bitcoin payment processor BitPay to offer the currency on FarmVille 2, CastleVille, ChefVille, CoasterVille, Hidden Shadows Hidden Chronicles and [...]

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Social studio Diwip launches second mobile gaming app

Tel Aviv-based social casino studio Diwip has launched Best Casino Bingo, the company’s first bingo product for iOS and Android devices.

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Endemol to accelerate digital gaming business with Plumbee

Independent TV production company Endemol has invested $13m in social casino studio Plumbee as part of a strategic partnership to accelerate its online and mobile gaming business.

Plumbee completed a $14m Series B funding round, valuing the company at $40m. Endemol invested $13m and Plumbee's existing investor, Idinvest Partners, contributed the [...]

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