January 2011

Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 10:58
<p>Orbis Technology the software developer and supplier was founded in 1996 and changed it’s corporate name to OpenBet just last year has been acquired by private equity firm Vitruvian for £208m in a cash management buyout. <br />The company supplies software to some of the online gambling industry’s largest operators such as William Hill, Ladbrokes and Betfair.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 10:19
<p>FremantleMedia, a leading creator and producer of entertainment brands has announced <br />Simon Murphy will head up the gambling division, which will now be integrated into FremantleMedia Enterprises the company’s commercial brand extension arm.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 10:26
<p>Sunplus is a major sports book platform provider that has evolved over the past 10 years and is the chosen supplier to some of the largest sportsbooks in the world.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 09:16
<p>Consolidation has become a process many online gambling operators are moving forward on with mixed results. The company 888 Holdings which operates the 888 Casino brand and has been at the forefront of the online gaming industry for over ten years, gives both players and B2B partners a world-class gaming experience.
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 12:04
<p>Some online fans are really excited lately with the announcement that the leading online gambling software provider Microgaming will be available on the Android platform.
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 11:10
<p>The story that has been dominating the news for a long time now is the debate on online gambling in the USA. New Jersey legislators have passed a law that effectively makes internet gambling legal in their state opening the issue to even further speculation.
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 11:09
<p>Full Tilt Poker felt the pain when Swedish online poker star “isildur1” now revealed as Viktor Blom was signed away from the poker room by the PokerStars camp. Trying to fill that void may prove difficult for Full Tilt but they are attempting to add a new face or two to their team of great professional card players.
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 10:19
<p>Mystery is part of the show when it comes down to poker playing. Being able to wear a poker face can be considered a valued skill when it comes to playing cards and can make the difference between winning and loosing.
Sunday, January 9, 2011 - 09:33
<p>The first ever Betview Awards took place on the 3rd of March 2009 at the Dorchester Hotel in London. The awards were initiated to reward and recognize the U.K. and Return on Investment betting and gambling industry for outstanding achievement, ingenuity, innovation, sheer hard work and ultimately success.
Sunday, January 9, 2011 - 09:02
<p>It did not take long for one of the top online poker champions of all time to be on the hunt for a new sponsor. Recently Phil Hellmuth decided to part company with UB.com and take his highly visible and sometimes a little strange antics somewhere else. The professional poker player is talking new sponsorship deals already.
Saturday, January 1, 2011 - 14:17
<p>The European Union is making a strong statement to the world when it allows certain rules of commerce to be ignored for one reason or another, that statement being we are a growing union that adapts to change rather than forcing issues. A civilized society can have dialogue that works, for every situation as in Germany for instance.