August 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:03
The U.K. Gambling Commission has brought he hammer down on online gambling operator 888 with an unprecedented financial penalty for a failure to protect vulnerable gamblers from harm. The record penalty of £7.8m was ordered by the Commission that said there were "significant flaws" in 888’s endeavours to connect with the public.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 08:26
The latest gambling trend to hit the internet is eSports and the interest in the activity has gained massive traction.  To accommodate the growth a number of firms have taken on the task of bringing the action to life and creating a platform for eSport fans.
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 10:25
It is not often that a sport such as the Ultimate Fighting Championship and the traditional sport of boxing come together to compete. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is an American mixed martial arts production based in Las Vegas, Nevada, that was owned and operated by parent company Zuffa.
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:53
Holland has been struggling with online gambling regulation since last year when the Lower House in the country’s government voted in favour of a regulated market for internet betting. Since the vote however the Senate has yet to approve of the resolution which is expected to take a considerable time before the state sorts out the licensing process and tax regime.
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 09:25
Daily fantasy sports betting is all the rage among sports fans in the USA but the question is being asked whether the activity will become popular in the UK or Europe. The recent failure by the two main providers of daily fantasy sports to merge after the Federal Trade Commission in the USA blocked the proposed amalgamation voicing concerns over competition in the unique market.
Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:31
The internet gambling industry is a complicated combination of sponsorships for advertizing and regulatory compliance in many jurisdictions. The advertizing of online sports betting firms in exchange for sponsorship opportunities has been the norm for a number of years by sports organizations all over the planet.
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:32
Mobile is in a word a fantastic when it comes to online casino entertainment. The biggest advancement in the internet betting industry it has been suggested is mobile technology. The replacement of the desktop was one thing with the advancement of laptops and tablets another but the smartphone has changed the accessibility of casino games on move considerably.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 10:36
The online gambling industry has many challenges and is successfully dealing with many of them with the help of expos and conferences that face the challenges head on. One jurisdiction that has been gaining momentum is the Eastern European sector which by all accounts has proven to be a profitable gambling destination.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:07
In the online gambling industry survival of the fittest is the name of the game and in the highly competitive space merging with or acquiring competitors is believed to be an effective means for both operators and suppliers to meet the challenging environment head on. New regulatory requirements and updated tax systems have the industry looking for ways to beat the odds and remain profitable.
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 09:27
Social gaming commonly refers to playing online games that allows or requires social interaction  between players, as opposed to playing games alone. Besides mobile online gambling social gambling is the one of the fastest growing verticals in the iGaming space.
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:25
The young lad from Ireland told his father he would be a self made millionaire by the time he was twenty five. His father’s reaction to his proclamation was laughter after the ambitious statement. Having quit his job as a plumber the now famous young man has reached his goal albeit a year later.
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:29
The most entertaining part of the online casino industry for some is watching it as if it were an investment portfolio of sorts. The stock market especially the venture capital markets has some of the same issues as the gambling industry. Both are unpredictable but can be made usable in the hands of a skilled poker player or stock trader.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 09:56
A few months ago the Swedish government made the decision to scrap the monopoly on online gambling in Sweden. A government-appointed commission was set up in 2015 to review the Swedish gambling industry and report on possible changes to improve tax revenue and offer more selection for online gambling players.
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 09:27
Responsible gambling is the key to a good time while not enduring any repercussions or harm caused by excessive or compulsive betting. Gambling operator Kindred Group is a participant in the effort to find the best ways of dealing with issues caused by problem gambling.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 10:26
Daily Fantasy Sports betting has created problems for regulators all over the world mainly because the activity for some regulators may be considered real money gambling.
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 08:49
Responding to the changing times is part of the American Gaming Association’s  20th annual Responsible Gaming Education Week. This organization has called for the gambling industry to commit to protecting the vulnerable consumer and maintaining a transparent and educated staff that has embraced the digital world of betting.
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 12:06
Conferences that deal with online gambling are comprehensive events that help the industry learn from experts and those who have encountered the common problems and found solutions. The internet betting industry is a diverse collection of industries and services that come together to create a viable entertainment gambling environment.
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 18:59
The considerable number of online casinos and gambling web sites can be disruptive to some new players that become overwhelmed by the huge quantity of choices. Trying them all is not a good solution to this dilemma but reviewing the latest entries to the offerings can help somewhat.
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 09:45
The Tasmanian Parliament report on the gaming industry is expected by the end of September this year. The inquiry established a review of the gaming industry in Tasmania once the Federal Hotel’s exclusive license on poker machines expires in 2023. Tasmania’s welfare groups continue to advocate for a ban on poker machines in pubs and clubs in the state.
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 11:23
The international gambling industry has various jurisdictions that depend on revenue from the activity. Governments all over the world have for a long time been legislating changes to gambling laws to help facilitate stable economic growth from betting.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 08:51
Australia has finally come to grips with a debate that has been ongoing for a long time now. The issue of online gambling legality has come to an end with the Australian Senate approving the Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill 2016.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 09:37
The name Calvin Ayre comes to mind whenever someone thinks of Bodog and the massive influence the man has had on the online gambling industry. The Canadian entrepreneur calls the Caribbean island nation of Antigua and Barbuda his home now with dual citizenship and the recent appointment honours the man who has created a business that deals with the virtual gambling world.
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 12:42
There are not many industries where the impact on the environment is small, the profits fairly good, some governments encourage it, yes there aren’t many like the online gambling business.
Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 10:03
Aristocrat Leisure Limited is an Australian gambling machine manufacturer headquartered in Sydney Australia with marketing and development offices in Russia, USA, United Kingdom, South Africa, India, New Zealand, Mexico and Macau. The company has approximately 2,080 people employed. The Video Gaming Technologies firm was purchased by Aristocrat Leisure for about US$1.3 billion in 2014.
Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 10:51
The Canadian gambling jurisdictions are varied with a number of provincial governments offering betting venues across the country. One of the most valuable properties in Canada is the huge and populated province of Ontario which holds massive potential for the gambling industry.