Mobile wagering to debut at N.J. racetracks

Mobile betting may be headed to New Jersey racetracks by the end of the year.The new technology would allow spectators to place bets using an

FREEHOLD - Mobile betting may be headed to New Jersey racetracks by the end of the year.

The new technology would allow spectators to place bets using an app on a smart phone or tablet.

Right now, there are several ways to place a bet at the track, either with the teller, at a machine, on the phone, or through the internet.

Racing fans hope the new technology will help draw a younger crowd to horse racing and help boost the industry as a whole.

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