Online gaming is one of the world's largest growth markets. According to some sources it has been growing faster than Facebook and is expected to rise at double the rate of land-based gambling over the next two years.
Israel, a global leader in the industry, is hoping to cash in on the boom.
Apple's French officials have removed from the online store an application which allowed users to guess whether someone was "Jew or Not Jew".
The decision was taken after a French anti-racism group criticised the app and suggested it violated France's laws against identifying people based on religion. SOS Racism threatened legal action if Apple did not comply and remove the app.