Sky Bet Offers New App.For Apple Users to Punt in the U.K.

Published Friday, August 12, 2011 -

Sky Bet is one of those cutting edge firms in the U.K. that sees the new edge and makes great deals. The latest announcement that Skybet will launch its very own iPhone mobile application for the Apple lovers of the world is good news for punters who use the latest iDevices from Apple. The best part is the launch is that it is just in time for the start of the new Barclays Premier League season.

Mobile customers who use the platform can browse and place online bets on over 4,000 events each week, including 750 football events. Players can enjoy enhanced live betting and lives scores, with a 100% secure access to customer account management. Ben Kamara, Sky Bet's Sportsbook Mobile Product Manager, said, "Mobile bettors, who already constitute 25% of our customer base, will be delighted that the app is available to download ahead of the Premier League kick-off on Saturday. The manager continued, "The look and feel of the app is very similar to other popular BSkyB apps, such as that of Sky Sports News and Sky Sports Football Centre. We believe that the app is easily one of the best on the market and feedback so far suggests that users agree."

The mobile application developer of some note from Sweden Mobenga designed the application for the sportsbook. The CEO of Mobenga,Christan Rajter, stated,  "This powerful distribution channel enables all existing and prospective punters to access Sky Bet's great offering in the way most commonly used by the millions of iPhone and iPad users. It is also a good recognition of a reputable company such as Sky Bet to have been accepted into the App Store."
The up scaled Racing UK 'Bet to View' service, will also be available via the iPhone or iPad. The service is for Sky Bet Mobile customers who can now also stream live horse racing events directly yo their mobile device.


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