December 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:25
The competition for the online gambling consumer’s attention has become fierce with content topping the list for players seeking quality entertainment.
Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 09:13
Content is king in the online gambling industry but the need for innovation comes on strong when the competition is so fierce. Social gambling for real money has been gaining traction in the market and those companies that succeed have seen that providing punters with new and better games attracts customers.
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:41
The Betway Group's flagship brand, "Betway", is an international gambling company that operates across regulated online marketplaces and holds licences in the UK, Malta, Italy, Denmark, Spain, Belgium,  Germany and Ireland. The Betway Group is based in Malta and Guernsey, with support from London, Cape Town and the Isle of Man.
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 10:28
The right to maintain an image and brand and trademarks has been called into question in many jurisdictions within the European Union with issues concerning copy rights remaining unresolved. A particular legal battle that has lasted over seven years still has not been totally settled. Back in 2007, online gambling Bet365 put a bid in to trademark its name in the E.U.
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:18
Vienna International Gaming Expo will be back in 2018 with the second edition of one of the fastest growing conferences in Central Europe. The 2018 edition of VIGE is a reincarnation of the inaugural edition and the motto of the event is “Do it for your karma”.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:46
Coingaming Group has been on the leading edge of virtual currency betting for some time now an it has recently announced that it will be rebranding its Bitcoin oriented sports book and introduce a new live streaming service to its platform.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:43
Norway has some of the strictest anti-gambling laws in all of Europe. Norway isn't a member of the European Union and is not subject to the pressure that its neighbors in Finland and Sweden are experiencing to liberalize the state operated monopoly.
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 11:09
The aggressive and sometimes risky mergers and acquisitions strategy of online gambling service providers has been the trend for some time now with no signs of the tendency abating.
Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 11:41
Watching the volatility of the virtual currency Bitcoin going up to astronomical heights and then diving deep into obscurity has just a few entrepreneurs having a sleepless night or two. Steam, the massively popular gaming store began accepting Bitcoin as payment for games back in April of 2016 but has now stopped accepting payments in the virtual currency because it is too volatile.
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 09:09
The All-in Diversity Project is an industry-driven initiative which aims to bench-mark and generate an open and constructive discussion about diversity, equality and inclusion across the global betting and gaming sector. This is a noble cause, considering the politics today and the need for fundamental change in the gambling industry.
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 10:04
Former Amaya Gaming now the Stars Group operating the world’s largest online poker room, PokerStars and its online sports betting brand BetStars will be the first to launch an offering in the Czech Republic. BetStars offers participants a seamless experience between sports betting, casino and poker, with a single financing wallet for all three.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 10:20
The jurisdictions in the European Union have now been handed a go ahead letter from the European Commission stating the Commission will no longer bother with online gambling issues. Recently the E.C. told online gambling trade associations and other stakeholders in writing that all current infringement procedures against protectionist measures by online gambling interests in the E.U.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 10:41
The Bitcoin gamble or virtual currency bet has a lot of people excited on the internet. Bitcoin has reached unbelievable heights in recent weeks crashing through barriers many thought were impossible to achieve. There are high stakes gamblers watching the meteoric rise of the crypto currency and loving the volatile nature of the exchange.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:39
Watching the expansion of online gambling is a fascinating look at the dynamics of internet commerce. The recent acquisition of German focused sports affiliate Baybets Ltd. by Stockholm-listed industry affiliate marketing network Catena Media is a prime example of the ever changing gambling market.
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 10:31
An investigation that was triggered by a tip last April has resulted in yet another bust in Hong Kong and mainland China of a major illegal online gambling operation.
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 11:26
Privately held company sports betting platform SportPesa which is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya has decided to enter the Italian market and prior to the launch has partnered with Italian online gambling company Microgame.
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 12:06
Protecting the interests of online gambling consumers from outside influences is a big part of the responsible efforts made by gambling commissions and authorities in many jurisdictions around the world.
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 14:50
The e-sports gambling trend has resulted in a number of issues that leave betters not sure of the validity and safety of the process. A recent post has revealed X-bet and UltraPlay have stopped offering markets on the ProDotaCup esports event over allegations of  match-fixing and betting irregularities.