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Roundup: BurnTurn Poker, eSports & Mobile Tech

Chris in Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency published on 18, April 2015

Bitcoin Blockchain Technology

BurnTurn Poker Opens Unique Tables in Beta

BurnTurn Poker officially launched in beta after a long hiatus from the Bitcoin poker scene. About two years have passed since it bought the now-defunct site Satoshi Poker. Since then, the team behind BurnTurn poker teased and promised a whole new experience of online poker betting. With deposits and freerolls already live on the fresh website, poker aficionados worldwide can now get a first-hand experience of a new kind of Bitcoin poker.

“CEO Brandon Casten of BurnTurn said: We are extremely excited to jump into the online poker space, especially with the recent exit of our top Bitcoin Poker competitor. We are creating an online poker experience that caters to beginners and players that do not have access to a traditional online poker site. We are excited to welcome players from jurisdictions that have banned online poker or those seeking a much higher level of anonymity.”

Bitcoin Advances in eSports Niche through Xapo

Proving that eSports has a spot in the Bitcoin gambling industry, Xapo, a popular Bitcoin debit card and wallet provider, partnered with CEVO and Leet to further promote Bitcoin eSports. The team up of Xapo and CEVO results in a total of $21,000 prize in BTC to be awarded to the lucky CEVO players.

“We believe that gaming presents one of Bitcoin’s most exciting growth opportunities, as fast, inexpensive and secure bitcoin payments have the potential to open the global gaming community to players who lack access to a bank account or credit card.”

Bitcoin Blockchain Tech Impacts Mobile Landscape

Samsung and IBM see strong potential for the Bitcoin blockchain technology to create innovative applications and solutions for the future. The two companies have their eyes on it as they plan to expand their offerings via the utilization of the blockchain technology. Meanwhile, mobile gaming is a sector that already makes use of the features of this technology, and is evident in the mobile Bitcoin gambling sites. This is further supported by the increasing popularity of Bitcoin-rewarding apps for Android.

“The blockchain technology is very interesting in general, and it can be applied in a lot of areas. Currency, it’s just the first use case. You could imagine that anything, like prescriptions, could be managed with the blockchain technology.”

Cubits Modernizes Payments in Bitcoin Casino Niche

Cubits is a Bitcoin payment processor based in UK, and it is providing revolutionary services to online casinos that wish to cater to Bitcoin and fiat players. Its wallet and merchant solutions are developed to create a user-friendly, dynamic system that easily gives online gamblers the power to wager real money and bitcoins to play on Bitcoin gambling sites. At present, SoftSwiss-powered Bitcoin casinos like Bitstarz, BetChain Casino, and Princess Star are some of the sites that offer the Pay with Cubits option in depositing and withdrawing funds, thereby innovating the payment behaviors of players in the Bitcoin gambling industry.

“Among the advantages of using Cubits are the fast and convenient ways to buy, sell, transact, and receive Bitcoin on a global scale. The integration of the Cubits wallet within the growing number of Bitcoin gambling venues online hint a positive signal to players that they are bound to experience hassle-free transactions, whether in Bitcoin or fiat currencies.”

New Endorphina Slot to Launch in Prague Conference

Endorphina slots are available in Coingaiming casinos like BitCasino.io, but this game supplier is scheduled to unleash its latest slot game, which is pegged to be the world’s first to embody the Bitcoin concept. Named ‘Satoshi Secret slot,’ the new game will have a Bitcoin theme. However, full details about it are yet to be revealed. Business Development Manager Jan Urbanec said this product will be innovative.

“Endorphina is opening a new epoch in the igaming world. And we couldn’t find a better event than the Bitcoin Conference Prague for the very first release of the slot.”

 

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