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Online Poker could be on its way to New York

by ThePOGG - May 13, 2017

A bill to legalise online poker in the state of New York now lies in the hands of the Senate. Whilst other forms of gambling remain illegal in an online capacity throughout the state, there is a chance that poker might be able to buck the trend as campaigners argue that the game is less about luck and more about skill. Whilst there are over 100 live poker tables in […]

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Gambling Commission to Impose Heavy Fines for Misleading Advertising

by ThePOGG - May 13, 2017

The Gambling Commission has announced that there will be a crackdown on operators who do not make the terms and conditions of their offers clear to the consumer. The Commission has stated that operators must not “fall foul of social responsibility” by ensuring that advertising is not ambiguous. This message was iterated when BGO Entertainment Ltd were fined […]

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Paddy Power Betfair Enters the Fantasy Draft Market

by ThePOGG - May 13, 2017

Irish company Paddy Power Betfair have spent £14 million to buy out a fledgling start-up company. Draft are a US based company that used the popularity of fantasy team building to help create a new market in sports betting. Draft will continue to be run by its current chief executives, who will now have access to Paddy Power’s more advanced technology and […]

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PKR in Administration

by ThePOGG - May 13, 2017

After having its Category 1 eGambling licence suspended by the AGCC for failing to meet its payment deadline, PKR Limited have now entered into administration. The online casino is no longer in operation and there is currently no information to suggest that they will be back in business any time soon. The first sign of trouble happened earlier last week when players […]

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Premier League Footballer Blows £15 million Fortune

by ThePOGG - May 13, 2017

A whistle-blower working for an online gambling company has revealed that an English Premier League football player has lost an estimated £15 million on gambling, funded by a contract of £2 million a year and huge sponsorship deals. The player has had to move his family into a smaller house as he has been unable to continue to make payments on his mortgage. This […]

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Poland’s New Gambling Act Comes into Force to Rumbles of Discontent

by ThePOGG - May 8, 2017

As of April 1, 2017 Poland’s iGaming industry became subject to tighter regulations as a result of the introduction of its new Gambling Act. Government intent had clearly been to introduce a raft of regulations that addressed contemporary issues connected with the gambling sector and ones that reflected trends more widely across Europe. Unfortunately the terms of the […]

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New National Consumer Protection Framework Sends Shocks through the Australian Gambling Sector

by Dame de Coeur - May 2, 2017

In a no-doubt well-intentioned move in March, the Australian Senate passed the Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill - first mooted last year - with the sole intent of preventing illicit and unethical online gambling activities from occurring in Australian territory - mainly connected with unlicensed offshore companies. It is perhaps only now that the Australian gambling […]

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The Latest in Gamification - The Future of Loyalty Rewards?

by Dirk_Tracy - April 15, 2017

Gamification - when you look it up in the dictionary you'll find definitions that more or less all come down to one common denominator: making something more fun, in a playful manner. In general the gamification process is applied to serious work tasks or similar social activities or obligations, as they often have the tendency to be either annoying, repetitive, or mind […]

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SiGMA: Summit iGaming Malta - "Enjoy Making Money"

by Dirk_Tracy - March 17, 2017

If you are interested in anything related to the world of iGaming, you'd likely be missing out if you don't attend next year's SiGMA conference: this iGaming Summit in Malta has grown out from what was literally a simple bedroom project into a buzzing super-show that has doubled in size over the last three years. Malta has thus not only become a Gambling Regulator […]

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Playtech to lose Marvel Slots license

by Dirk_Tracy - March 29, 2017

Recently it was announced that Online Gaming giant Playtech will no longer be able to offer the brands well known and very popular Marvel Slots, due to Disney’s takeover of the licensing rights, back in 2009: in 2013 a spokesperson for the Disney conglomerate already made it perfectly clear that they weren’t planning on continuing any currently active licensing […]

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