Microgaming Announces Android Poker App
By Ian Hiaring, Rakeback.com Poker News Staff Writer
Hot on the heels of bwin’s announcement of a real money poker application for the iPhone, Microgaming has announced that its mobile poker app will be available for the Android operating system later this quarter.
Lydia Melton, Head of Poker at Microgaming, stated that “The technology is ready, the software is ready, and we believe the players are ready as well. The future is here. We are extremely excited about this release.”
Microgaming will reveal a demo version of the application at the ICE Totally Gaming show in London later this week, and announced that the app would be available sometime during the first quarter of 2011.
Microgaming is a leading provider of software to online gambling industry, and powers over 120 online casinos and 40 poker rooms on the internet. Earlier this month, Microgaming announced its release of a casino gaming application for the Android operating system.
There’s been no word so far on whether or not the lPhone will be a part of the future plans for mobile gaming on the Microgaming network.