Tag Archives: social gaming
- GAN plan Q4 launch of US casino operator’s Euro gambling site
September 28, 2017
Online gaming technology provider GAN says it recorded its first ever ‘clean’ earnings in the first half of 2017 following significant investment in the US casino market. On Thursday, GAN released its H1 earnings report, which showed gross revenue of £18.6m in the first six months of 2017, up 17%...
- GAN’s social casino customers playing more, spending less
July 6, 2017
Online casino technology provider GAN reported falling revenue in the second quarter despite a rise in players using its social gaming products. On Wednesday, GAN (formerly known as GameAccount Network) issued key performance indicators for its operations over the three months ending June 30, which showed active player days for...
- GAN narrows FY16 net losses as revenue rises nearly one-third
May 30, 2017
Online casino technology provider GAN reported narrowed losses in 2016 thanks to revenue rising nearly one-third. Figures released Tuesday by the UK-listed GAN (formerly GameAccount Network) show the company generated net revenue of £7.8m last year, up 30% from 2015’s result. B2B revenue was up 37% to £7.4m while the...
- Social media game is not gambling, new Michigan law says
May 25, 2017
Social media games that reward players with extra playing time will no longer be considered gambling in Michigan thanks to a new bill that has been signed into law. The Associated Press reported that Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed Senate Bill 202 on Tuesday, establishing that state laws against gambling...
- John Lin: Make social casino relevant for Asian players
May 22, 2017
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Stephanie Raquel, John Lin explains why social casino hasn’t boomed in Asia. The Asia-Pacific region remains the leader in use and time spent on social media. The region accounts for more than half of all social media users worldwide. Asia continues to fuel the growth...
- Zynga Poker has best mobile quarter ahead of 10th birthday
May 5, 2017
Zynga Poker is nearing its tenth birthday but the venerable free-play game just posted its best quarterly mobile performance in franchise history. Social gamers Zynga released their Q1 report card on Thursday, which showed revenue rising 4% year-on-year to $194.3m in the three months ending March 31. Despite this gain,...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017
PokerStars release Jackpot Poker on Steam to mixed reviews
April 13, 2017
The Best Free Poker Games on Facebook
September 27, 2013