New high-tech way to play lottery eliminates long lines, scraping for change

New high-tech way to play lottery eliminates long lines, scraping for change

October 2, 2018

There’s a new way to take a chance on Tuesday's Mega Millions Jackpot and Wednesday night’s Powerball: Prepaid lottery gift cards. Georgia State University students Mariah Washington and Kolbie Johnson said they simply don’t have the time when it comes to playing the lottery the old-fashioned way.

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This Atlanta Company is Revolutionizing Georgia Lottery with Gift Cards

This Atlanta Company is Revolutionizing Georgia Lottery with Gift Cards

September 27, 2018

Following a pivot from the company’s “Play at the Pump” concept, where patrons at gas stations could play the lottery on the digital screen at their gas pump, Linq3 is working with the Georgia Lottery to bring gift cards to the market.

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Ohio Debuts New Way To Play The Lottery

Ohio Debuts New Way To Play The Lottery

September 6, 2018

The new mobile-enabled Lottery Card™ allows Ohioans to buy and play Powerball® and Mega Millions® in a convenient and fun way. Ohio is among the first states to debut this digital lottery option, using the appeal of a gift card and accessibility of a mobile phone.

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Mobile phones are now an option to play Powerball and Mega Millions lottery games in Ohio

Mobile phones are now an option to play Powerball and Mega Millions lottery games in Ohio

August 28, 2018

The Ohio Lottery is going mobile with the Powerball and Mega Millions games, allowing players to activate tickets and collect winnings using their personal phones.

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Mobile-Enabled Lottery Card™ Launches in Ohio

Mobile-Enabled Lottery Card™ Launches in Ohio

August 22, 2018

Ohio is one of the first states to debut a digital lottery option. The technology allows players to play the lottery on their smart phones.

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Ohio Lottery debuts new mobile-enabled lottery card

Ohio Lottery debuts new mobile-enabled lottery card

August 21, 2018

A new digital lottery experience is now available in Ohio with the release of the Lottery Card by Linq3 and the Blackhawk Network.

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Mobile-enabled Lottery Card launched in Ohio

Mobile-enabled Lottery Card launched in Ohio

August 20, 2018

Technology firm Linq3 Technologies says that the product combines the convenience of a gift card with an easy-to-use digital purchasing system on ready-to-hand mobile devices, and represents an important innovation.

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News Briefs: Digital Lottery Card Launches in Ohio

News Briefs: Digital Lottery Card Launches in Ohio

August 20, 2018

Prepaid card specialist Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. and lottery-technology provider Linq3 Technologies Inc. have teamed on a digital lottery card for the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries in Ohio

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Ohio Lottery’s “In the Know” Spotlights Linq3 Lottery Card

Ohio Lottery’s “In the Know” Spotlights Linq3 Lottery Card

August 10, 2018

Now, Ohio consumers have a new way to play Powerball and Mega Millions with state-of-the-art Lottery Cards. Buy at the store, get your numbers on your phone, and receive a text if you win.

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Ohio Giant Eagles offering new mobile way to play the lottery

Ohio Giant Eagles offering new mobile way to play the lottery

July 30, 2018

Giant Eagle locations in Ohio are saying they have a new way that's easier than ever to hit a jackpot playing the lottery.

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Linq3 Quoted in AJC Article on Atlanta Job Growth

Linq3 Quoted in AJC Article on Atlanta Job Growth

July 26, 2018

Atlanta-based Linq3 is one example of a growing company, having expanded from 38 to 48 employees in the past year, according to Mark Smith, the company’s chief marketing officer.

Linq3, which supplies technology to the Georgia Lottery, moved its headquarters from New York to Atlanta because of this area’s “ecosystem” of financial technology firms, he said.

“There’s also a level of technology talent that’s unmatched by most other cities, which is vital to our recruiting efforts,” Smith said. “We’re planning to hire 25 more employees in Atlanta by the end of 2018 and most of these hires will be for technology and product development positions.”

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Listen: Linq3’s Mark Smith on The Dana Barrett Show

Listen: Linq3’s Mark Smith on The Dana Barrett Show

July 25, 2018

Linq3 chief marketing officer Mark Smith appeared on the July 24 broadcast of The Dana Barrett Show to discuss how the company’s innovative lottery technologies drive convenience and inspire sales among consumers and retailers.

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Back Office & Forecourt Evolution

November 15, 2016

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Quality Oil Expands Lottery Reach

Quality Oil Expands Lottery Reach

November 7, 2016

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Quality Oil Adds Play at the Pump

Quality Oil Adds Play at the Pump

October 17, 2016

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August 12, 2016

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Play at the Pump Gains Popularity

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August 11, 2016

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New Mexico C-Stores Offer Lottery Option At Fuel Pump

New Mexico C-Stores Offer Lottery Option At Fuel Pump

July 26, 2016

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A New Way to Play the Lottery

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May 16, 2016

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Murphy USA Launches Lottery Sales at Pump

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February 10, 2016

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Lotto Games Could Appear At The Pump Soon In Ga.

Lotto Games Could Appear At The Pump Soon In Ga.

October 13, 2015

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Murphy USA Hits Jackpot With Play at the Pump

Murphy USA Hits Jackpot With Play at the Pump

September 10, 2015

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North Carolina Joins Play At The Pump Locations

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July 16, 2015

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February 24, 2012

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December 1, 2011

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