Who says that online gambling will never be able to penetrate the mainstream because of the nature of the industry? Well, just take a close look at Slotland.com.Slotland.com, the well known slots site, is now one of the five finalists in the Best Gambling Company category of the inaugural Mobile Entertainment (ME) Awards.
The gala awards banquet, which shall be held in London Wednesday night can possibly be a moment when Slotland will achieve recognition as one of the first sites that actually offer gambling with real money using the technology of mobile phones and PDAs.
Slotland.com came out with its first mobile phone game about a year ago and since then has been adding new original slot machines to the mobile gambling suite it has developed.
According to Martin Smith, the Mobile Games Manager of Slotland.com, “One thing we know from eight years online is that players like to try new games…and that they don’t want to see the same games they’ve seen at a dozen other sites.”
The very first Mobile Entertainment (ME) Awards was actually conducted by Mobile Entertainment Magazine as an outlet in which excellence among the movers that provide content for mobile devices are recognized. The award for best gambling company will be given to one that has given created a downloadable gambling game or have set up a server platform that handles billing and player registration – or both.
Slotland.com has actually won awards before for the work it has done. It was voted “Most Unique Slot Site” and “Best Progressive Jackpot Site” by Strictly Slots Magazine readers. It was also cited as “Best Web TV” in a Gambling Online Magazine poll.