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Kakao bets on online board games and gambling to nab elusive profitability

South Korea's biggest messaging app is struggling to keep profits up despite increasing popularity, signalling what could be a problem for the global messaging sector.

By 21 September 2015

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The hidden cost of those 'free' gambling apps

Some of the most downloaded and highest-grossing video games in leading app stores use casino motifs for their designs, raising questions about the potential dangers of gambling apps.

By 27 August 2015

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Pokemon Go prompts Saudi Arabian clerics to renew fatwa against franchise

The country's Council of Scholars has deemed the augmented reality phenomenon to be un-Islamic, due to the game's supposedly negative iconography and promotion of gambling.

By 21 July 2016

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Dishonored 2: A journey through Emily's assassination mission

An introduction to Dishonored 2's new setting and protagonist Emily Kaldwin's supernatural powers.

By 18 May 2016

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​Buyer beware: PayPal drops purchase protection for crowdfunding

Planning on crowdfunding a pair of hamburger earmuffs or those fancy neon hover boots? Be warned: PayPal won't back your purchase if the campaign falls through.

By 9 May 2016

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Gambling starts with games, says SA Government

The South Australian Government has launched an anti-gaming awareness campaign and wants to put MA15+ ratings on games with simulated gambling.

By 10 December 2013

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Snapchat gambles with a promising hand

In the bet of the decade, the young company has apparently traded a lot of cold, hard cash for promissory notes that it hopes to bank at a later date.

By 14 November 2013

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Zynga beats Street but ditches real-money gambling license

The struggling gaming company, with revenue down 31 percent from last year, beats Wall Street's expectations, but says it will no longer pursue a gambling license in the U.S.

By 26 July 2013

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Zynga's real-money gambling said to be coming to Facebook

The social-gaming company is planning to launch ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino apps that will supposedly be available on Facebook in the U.K.

By 11 July 2013

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Zynga starts real money gambling games April 3

The social-gaming company will officially roll the dice on gambling dollars this week.

By 3 April 2013