It was announced that the Nevada Gaming Control Board has approved a sports betting application for BlackBerry developed by American Wagering Inc. It will allow players from Nevada to place bets on sports events directly from their BlackBerry phones.
According to John English, director of business growth and open affairs, it took about 90 days for a margin tests to be completed. Technical specifications of the application include patent-pending geographic plcae processes and encrypted communications which enable “safe and secure” wagers from users to a company’s centralized comforts in Las Vegas.
The next step for American Wagering Inc. is to submit an IPhone application for approval.