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May
22nd

Mobile Bingo Will Be Fastest Growing Gaming Sector Say Experts

The incredibly rapid advances in mobile gaming technology during the past year are expected to fuel a new online bingo boom in 2011. Most major bingo operators have already launched mobile applications that enable mobile players to access casino quality bingo games on their mobile phones. Internet bingo is now a $2 billion dollar a year industry and mobile bingo will likely capture a sizable portion of the thriving internet bingo market. Many industry experts predict that mobile will be the fastest growing sector of the internet bingo industry in 2011-12.

Mobile bingo offers many advantages to players. Accessibility and mobility are the two main advantages of mobile bingo games. Players can access games anywhere a signal can be received and can play from almost any location. Hundreds of millions of the world’s population uses mobile devices so the potential of mobile bingo for the internet bingo industry can easily be seen. Two of the main issues holding back the development of mobile bingo have been maintaining an internet connection and limited screen size. Most mobile experts recommend that mobile bingo players use a 3rd generation network to solve connectivity problems. At most bingo sites offering mobile bingo software is in place to ensure that all bingo cards are tracked in case of a lost connection.

To play mobile bingo all that is needed is an internet connection. This problem has been solved by the use of wireless application protocols (WAP) that are commonly used web browsers. Players without this service can contact their service providers and can upgrade. Most service providers offer affordable rates for upgrades. A quick Google search will reveal which internet bingo providers offer mobile bingo applications. Once players have found a suitable bingo site it is only a matter of following a few easy instructions to download the mobile bingo application. Mobile bingo players usually have access to the same bonuses, promotions and other player perks offered by individual bingo sites. In most cases players also have access to all side games including online slots, poker, roulette, blackjack and others.

As has been mentioned most industry experts say that mobile bingo will be the fastest growing internet bingo sector. Many say that mobile bingo will be responsible for a 15% increase in revenues this year. Mobile players have access to most of the social networking features available at most bingo sites. Bingo operators have gone to great lengths to make mobile bingo as convenient and easy as possible.