Category Archives: Gaming

Skill Based Gambling Machines Compete with iGaming

In 2016, Commercial Gaming revenues nationwide – basically any revenues made from gambling taking place in or through a non-tribal casino – grew 0.9% from the previous year, nationwide. That’s a relatively modest gain from an industry that tends to post between 2 and 3 percent growth per year. For the past few years, the growth of commercial gaming has been stunted by the eruption of iGaming – internet based gambling in poker tournaments, internet slots, and other game opportunities. iGaming, while still small, grew 32.1%, primarily on the strength of skill based games in which people feel that, because they are competing against each other, rather than the house, they have a better opportunity to win. (more…)

Gaming Technology Hits the Jackpot at the Global Gaming Expo 2017

Global Gaming Expo 2017 LogoLas Vegas, NV – Where else would you hold the world’s premier expo for gaming technology and operations than in the world’s number one destination for gaming? Next week, gaming industry professionals, suppliers, and related organizations will gather at the Sands Expo center in Las Vegas at the Global Gaming Expo for three days of learning and opportunities to experience the latest in gaming technology, casino security, operations software and hardware, and hotel & hospitality technology. Several Estone Tech representatives will be in attendance at the show, ready to demonstrate the touchscreen and embedded PC solutions Estone Tech has for the gaming industry. (more…)