October 10, 2014

How Mobile Gaming Has Transformed the Gambling Industry in Canada

The demand for mobile gaming technology is on the increase and many of the Canadian gaming businesses have reached out to mobile app developers to help with some of the latest developments in mobile gaming apps.   Being able to access the latest games on your mobile device is something that more and more Canadian are looking at. People want to be able to enjoy their games on the go and mobile technology is allowing for this.  There are a number of Canadian companies that are really standing out in this regard and we have information on these below.

Bally Technologies

Bally Technologies seems to be the vendor of choice when it comes to offering mobile casinos.  They have more than 12 million active users and their mobile applications deliver a robust and user-friendly experience.  Bally's mobile platform allows casinos to inform and interact with their players in real time via mobile app and mobile websites.  These apps include fun play and real money casino games as well as other user incentives.  Play for free slots are also being incorporated and Bally are working hard to ensure reliable integration of their iGaming platform and mobile solutions.


IGT are also at the forefront when it comes to mobile gaming in Canada.  They really are an indsutry giant and they are looking to deliver the best and most engaging gaming experience to their players around the world.  Their mission is to offer unrivaled content on as many platforms as possible.  There latest titles include BATTLESHIP and TRANSFORMERS Battle for Cybertron.  These licensed titles are available for online and mobile play.  These games come with lots of extra features such as bonus, wild, scatter and multiplier symbols. There are also plenty of mystery features and the gameplay is amazing.


PlayNow Mobile was launched in 2013 and it offers residents in British Columbia some great sportsbook and lottery products that they can enjoy on their mobiles.  This mobile platform was developed by mkodo and it integrates directly with BCLC's sportbook and lottery platforms.  The mobile PlayNow brand has been designed to provide a single, easy-to-use point of access to all BCLC's products including online casino games.  PlayNow Mobile is available on all mobile devices  and customers can register, withdraw and deposit funds as well as enjoy all the latest games being offered.


GTECH is another company that has been keeping an eye on the mobile gaming industry and their focus is on bringing innovation to iGaming.  They have developed a new Poker Platform and a mobile poker app for iPads.  This includes some great features to help improve player experience.  This mobile poker app offers the best in interactive poker games and players can manage their accounts over multiple devices.

With the expansion of the smartphone and tablet market, gamers now expect to be able to engage with their favorite sites and they expect to have a high quality mobile experience.  With the increase in demand for mobile gaming, more and more advances in this technological area are being developed and this is showing the Canadian government that mobile gaming in the way of the future and businesses are working with mobile app developers to ensure that they don't get left behind. Gambling online is now available to all Canadians thanks to mobile apps and more and more online casinos and casino software providers are ensuring that their brands are also mobile accessible.  Top casino software developers such as Microgaming and Playtech have embraced the changing technology and flash based games and browser play are always available.  For gambling enthusiasts in Canada, this means they now have access to the best online casinos around the world and they can play their favorite titles on the go, whenever and wherever they want.