January 2015

Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 13:46
Many online gambling operators have been consolidating and acquiring other businesses to gain a greater stake in their revenue generated by internet betting. A purchase was recently announced by Swedish online gambling operator Cherry to take a fifty one percent portion of Game lounge.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 10:08
The USA is still considered one of the biggest markets in the world for online gambling services and the  f legality issue is still a stumbling block in many American states. Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey do have forms of online gambling legalized and other US jurisdictions are considering legislation to allow internet betting to thrive.
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 09:33
In business much like playing poker you have to know when to hold and when to fold which is determined by the amount of money one is going to lose or win. Caesars Entertainment is one business that has been holding on for some time now to the tune of around $18.4 billion (€15.8 billion) in debt which by many standards is an enormous amount to be on the hook for.
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 10:04
The Gaming Platform brand was build on the expertise gained from JenningsBet which has been one of the industry's leading independent bookmakers since 1961. It has been focusing on developing quality partnerships with operators, suppliers and content providers in order to deliver a flexible and dynamic online gaming platform for its partners.
Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 11:34
There is a great deal of industries associated in some way or another to the internet which drives the push to find more meaning in data and technology.  The online gambling industry is one such entity which has this drive and it relies on recognizing what information is important. The information requirements of one type of gambling on the internet may be very different from another.
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 11:11
The Czech Republic is now in the process of revamping its gambling laws after the European Commission requested changes in the existing regulations.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 10:51
The online sports betting industry is one of the largest sectors offered by online gambling operators. Now the largest online poker operation PokerStars owned by Canada’s Amaya Gaming has announced it will begin to give punters odds on sporting events.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 10:30
In the past the idea of a virtual currency has been touted as the best thing since sliced bread for the online gambling industry. Now however the volatile nature of the crypto currency has taken the shine off the coins. Bitcoin's price over the past week was plummeted by over $100 over two days, only to quickly regain half of those losses.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:36
Social gaming is maturing and there are new offerings coming online every day. The monetization of social gaming has been a subject of interest for analysis for online gambling operators for some time now but progress in the field is slow and tedious.
Friday, January 23, 2015 - 09:36
Latin America is the next biggest market on the verge of opening up to regulated online gambling and Mexico is making that idea a reality. In December of 2014 it was announced that the gambling bill introduced to the national government legislature of Mexico has been approved.
Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 09:31
Atlantic City New Jersey has been struggling to maintain a hold on a balanced budget and even with the introduction of online gambling it has not been restored to its former glory. Online sports betting is not allowed in New Jersey although there have been numerous efforts to have it introduced which have all failed in the courts.
Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 10:30
California USA has been trying without much luck to introduce legal online poker in that jurisdiction for some time now. Debate over the wording and fairness of previously unsuccessful proposals regarding online poker introduced in the Californian legislature has been described as fierce and intense.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 10:34
The ground breaking deal recently secured by SG Gaming, a division of Scientific Games is considered a landmark agreement with UK-based Mecca Bingo Ltd. The five year arrangement will provide SG Gaming’s leading server-based gaming solution to Mecca Bingo clubs in the United Kingdom.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 17:15
The Finnish gambling operation Paf Group has just announced it will begin a new direction for the firm by acquiring a company that will allow it to expand into the maturing online gambling market in the Italian jurisdiction.
Friday, January 2, 2015 - 09:30
Playing at online gambling sites can be addictive because the games can be fun and exciting but as with all things that are fun it can get out of control if the player is not careful and puts limits on the activity. Harm reduction has been the mainstay of legislation approved by governments which is aimed at helping players of online gambling activities remain responsible.
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 14:50
Bwin.party Digital Entertainment has its fingers in a few pies as the company continues to find ways of restructuring while still making a profit. Formed by the 2011 merger of PartyGaming plc and Bwin Interactive Entertainment AG it became the world's largest publicly traded online gambling company.
Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 13:19
US Sports are like a glue that cements the people of that diverse nation together through friendly sporting competitions. Fantasy sports betting in the USA is mostly legal and widely participated in by fans of basketball, football, hockey, baseball, and probably others. Online gambling on sports is many believe illegal in the USA but there are always conflicting opinions regarding the law.
Monday, January 5, 2015 - 09:53
Many jurisdictions the world over have decided they don’t want online gambling to proliferate and have enacted strict laws to curtail the activity. The fast-paced growth of the online gambling industry is nothing less than outstanding. An estimated global online gambling market is pegged at about $30 billion up from $21 billion in 2010.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 11:02
Headquartered in Rome GTECH formerly called Lottomatica is an Italian firm in the gambling business and it is the license holder for the Italian National Lottery. GTECH is the world's largest operator of lotteries with control of 63% of the worldwide online lottery business operating in 52 countries around the globe.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 10:10
The new and very competent owners of PokerStars the largest poker room in the world Amaya has been attempting to build the brand with the offering of blackjack and roulette games in the Spanish jurisdiction. It announced last July that Pokerstars’ Spanish subsidiary was awarded licences to offer additional games via the Pokerstars.es domain.
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 09:51
The time has come for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation to finally offer online gambling to residents in that vast province in Canada. The weather in most parts of the province is nasty at this time of year with freezing temperatures and snow that won’t quit so the advantages of being able to play the lottery and do a little legal wagering in the comfort of home is welcomed by many.
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 13:12
The facts are obvious that an enormous amount of money is wagered on sports in the USA. A lot of that betting goes on without anyone paying attention to the Federal laws that prohibit gambling online or otherwise except in a few states. The safety factor seems to be the biggest reason behind efforts by various factions that would like to see online sports betting made legal in America.
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 10:26
It comes as no surprise that New Jersey has been looking into possible compacts for its online gambling ventures to further the potential development of marketing its now legal online poker offerings.
Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 13:29
The United Kingdom’s Advertizing Standards Authority relies on the public to call in problematic adverts and act accordingly after an adjudication process. A recent decision by the ASA has resulted in the upholding of three issues investigated regarding ads from the online gambling firm Unibet.
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 13:04
Now that the Province of Ontario has joined the other Canadian jurisdictions providing online gambling services the critics are at work putting the move in perspective. The spin the government has put on the Ontario and Lottery Corporation’s decision to modernize gambling in Ontario by offering internet wagering to its population is that it is trustworthy.