|Slotland.com has been honoured this week by being short-listed for an award in the ‘Best Mobile Gaming’ category at the Mobile Entertainment (ME) Awards, to honour excellence among content providers for mobile devices. A group of industry experts have nominated Slotland.com as one of the top five providers in mobile gaming, with the winner being announced at a gala reception in London on September 19.|
Slotland.com Mobile Games Manager Martin Smith commented, “We are excited to be one of the pioneers of mobile gambling and strive to emerge as one of the leaders in mobile games in terms of quality and uniqueness of our games, customer service, security and banking, as opposed to sheer quantity of games and services.'
The award for ‘Best Mobile Gaming’ will recognise the provider that has created a downloadable gambling game or set up a server platform for handling billing or player registrations. Other categories at the award ceremony, produced by the Mobile Entertainment Magazine include ‘Best Music Label’ and ‘Best Video & TV Service’.
Juniper Research estimates the current mobile gambling market to be worth approximately $315 million worldwide and forecasts that the mobile gambling sector will be worth up to $16.6 billion by 2008.