Strike is a matched betting
calculator companion for iOS that's designed with the user in mind. An increase in the popularity of the low risk gambling technique known as matched betting demands a convenient and hassle free mobile solution to lay bet calculation and profit tracking.
"Matched betting is a betting technique used by individuals to profit from the free bets and incentives offered by bookmakers. It is generally considered as risk-free betting as it is based on the application of a mathematical equation rather than chance."
In the demonstrative prototype, the user has just signed up to William Hill and is using the calculator to extract the funds from a welcome offer using Smarkets. At any point 'Ember' may be used to give helpful information. • Login to the application. • Enter a "Back Stake" of £10.00. • Select William Hill as the "Back Bookmaker". • Select Smarkets as the "Lay Exchange". • Increase the "Lay Odds" to 11.0. • Switch to a "Free Bet" with "Stake Returned". • Use the slider to overlay the bet. • Add the bet to the log. • Give the bet an informative identifier. • Add the bet to the log. • Enter the log screen. • Settle the bet positively or negatively and observe the profit/loss.