When was the company founded and what was the inspiration behind its creation? Alphaslot (www.alphaslot.io) was founded in July 2018. The inspiration behind our project was the realization that it is extremely challenging for land-based casinos to attract new players. We believe blockchain technology can bring about new opportunities in the gaming industry by attracting new customer segments from eSports, mobile, online social games arenas and connect them to land-based environments, truly embracing the 020 (online-offline) experience. For those of our readers that are not familiar with Alphaslot can we commence this interview with a brief history of the organization?
Dear members of the Alphaslot Community: Happy Chinese new year. I hope you celebrated “Year of the Pig” in good spirits with family and friends. Today is the first working day after the long holiday in Hong Kong, it’s good to look ahead and think about what this year may bring us. But first, a quick look back. Alphaslot have passed many milestones last year: our beta version of token API was released to selected casino partners, the industry renowned American Gaming Standards Association (GSA) had officially endorsed Alphaslot as their blockchain technology member. More importantly, over the holiday on
Casino gaming floors don’t meet the expectation of the 21st century consumers. As the modes of entertainment grow more inventive and more convenient (mobile games, eSports, social gaming), the actual offerings on the casino floors is mired in decades old technology. Casino entertainments are no longer the favour for next generations. Think about the last time you visit a casino in Las Vegas, Singapore or Macau, in particular. Was it look pretty much the same as the first time you went in to celebrate your 18th birthday (or 21st in some countries)? Did you have the same excitement as the
Professor Joseph Chan (HKU) was invited to speak at the San Francisco “Blockchain Connect” conference. At a panel with institutional investors, Professor Chan emphasised the importance of regulation to safeguard investor’s interest and how the regulation can be the catalyst for a mass adoption of the blockchain technology. In the same event, Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin had explained the concept of CBCCasper (correct by construction Casper) and how Ethereum 2.0 will benefit the future of blockchain ecosystem.