TITLE

Gambling on the Go

AUTHOR(S)
Faust, Fred
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
International Gaming & Wagering;Sep2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the gaming potential of wireless communications systems as of September 2005. Lack of interest in third-generation communication systems; Projection on the profitability of mobile gambling by 2009; Reason for the failure of mobile gaming to surpass Internet gaming. INSET: Nevada to offer limited form of wireless gaming.
ACCESSION #
18558595

 

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