February 2015

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 11:00
A recent article in Denmark’s Copenhagen Post news source has brought a problem to light that has serious implications for the online gambling industry. A significant rise in gambling addiction among the youthful demographic in Denmark has been detected. There was a 350 percent increase of people under 24 who received treatment for gambling addiction in 2013 compared to 2007.
Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 12:36
In the world of sports the Olympics have been always been regarded as being at the top of the heap as far as international sporting competition is concerned. Gambling on Olympic events has not been sanctioned in the state of Nevada but now authorities there are considering changing that.
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 13:41
The internet gambling industry has jurisdictions that are not compliant with regulatory platforms imposed by government. The European Union is making some progress in regions that have been sticking to old rules and ignoring the idea of free e commerce trade among members.
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 09:47
Online gambling has detractors in America with Sheldon Adelson creating a negative image of the activity and now Utah republican representative Jason Chaffetz is also moving to outlaw regulated online gambling. The representative is bent on the re-introduction of America’s Wire Act to include not only real-money gambling but also social casino activity.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 07:07
The big news regarding online gambling has been takeovers lately with some companies putting up large sums to acquire compatible firms to facilitate growth. Watching the stock market prices of online gambling operators can be full time entertainment and a source of revenue for the brokers who specialize in internet betting properties.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 10:47
Gambling on the internet has become popular over the last fifteen years or so but it has still been by and large underdeveloped in some potentially lucrative and sizable markets in the world.
Monday, February 9, 2015 - 09:48
Gambling in all of its forms whether online or offline has had its share of controversy over time. Another example of the public creating that controversy is the recent announcement that the venerable Guardian Newspaper will withdraw from participating in online sports betting with sports book platform provider FSB Technology.
Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 11:50
The spin off industries related to online gambling include marketing agencies that reap a fair reward for their efforts to promote and retain customers of internet betting services. Marketing it can be said is the corner stone of any successful business because if you have a product making people aware of it is very important especially on the world wide web.
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 09:29
Sky Bet was formed in 2001 and today operates five major online businesses,Sky Bet, Sky Vegas & Sky Casino, Sky Poker, Sky Bingo and Oddschecker. Sky Bet, is headquartered in Leeds, England and is led by Sky Bet Managing Director Richard Flint.
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 10:52
Recently the The Intertain Group Limited announced that it has complete the acquisition of Dumarca Holdings the Malta based parent company of the Vera&John group. Intertain Group has now announced that it will proceed with its strategic plan on acquisitions and purchase the U.K.online gambling location Jackpotjoy from Gamesys.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 10:04
The choices available for the online casino gambler are enormous and are steadily becoming more sophisticated and mobile every day. The 3D graphic HTML5 format has been gaining traction for many casino gaming operators on the internet offering more comprehensive and visually interesting versions of traditional games such as roulette and slots.
Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 11:20
The Seattle Seahawks or New England Patriots are the two best teams in the National Football League after a long season of exciting games they will compete for the championship today in the Super Bowl XLIX 2015.
Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 10:16
NYX Gaming Group has offices in Las Vegas, Stockholm and Sydney, and is supported by a London commercial office. The firm is licensed and regulated by the United Kingdom Gambling Commission and provides content for online gambling for both real money wagering and social gaming.
Monday, February 16, 2015 - 11:26
Europe has had regulated online gambling for a number of years and the United Kingdom’s Gambling Commission has kept abreast of the needed changes. The U.K. Gambling Commission is taking steps to ensure responsible gambling is a priority for the online gambling industry.
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 09:53
The internet has given the world online gambling and the resources to read the changes associated with the industry. It is interesting that because of the international aspects of gambling online that punters can become informed about the consequences of regulations imposed by governments on the activity.
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:21
Cricket is considered the second most popular sport in the world with play beginning with children and finding interest by adults around the beginning of the 17th century. The earliest known reference to the sport was in 1598 with other references back as far as 1550. Rampant gambling on the sport characterised the game throughout the 18th century.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:10
The movement is spreading across the online gambling jurisdictions in Europe calling for a prohibition on gambling advertizing. It was suggested that Spain is planning on changing its laws concerning the standards for advertizing of gambling products in that nation.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 09:28
Many jurisdictions around the globe have regulated online gambling that has become part of the cultural landscape with advertizing and sponsorship efforts made by the operators. Some newly regulated and liberalized locations have also tried to keep a lid on the amount of influence that the online gambling operators have on the general population in media of all types.
Monday, February 23, 2015 - 09:56
The global online gambling industry is incredibly competitive and creating brand loyalty is a priority for companies in the business large and small. When one firm takes over another a choice is made whether to maintain the old identity or to rebrand and start fresh.
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 11:03
It was estimated in 2007 that Global Gambling revenue exceeded $300 billion US dollars and that did not include internet betting. The newest form of gambling has had an impact like no other in the history of wagering. Technological advances in wireless technology have made mobile devices a source of endless entertainment for millions of people.
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 10:38
There is a movement afoot in the United States that is gaining traction regarding the legalization of gambling on sports. It has become clear that there are many proponents that want to see changes in the existing laws in America that prohibits online or offline gambling on sporting events except in Nevada.
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 10:20
Australia has had legalized and regulated online betting for some time now and financial results are starting to reflect the impact of that change. A 133-year heritage has made the company one of the most established gambling operators in the world, it owns and operates a wide portfolio of brands including TattsBet, Tatts, NSWLotteries, Golden Casket, Bytecraft, Talarius and Maxgaming.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 09:47
The processing of funds used for online gambling has been a difficult subject for banks and money services companies since the introduction of internet betting. America in 2006 stopped money processors and banks from doing business with anything related to online gambling effectively crippling the industry there.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 12:21
Security is a primary directive for online gambling operators as well as every player who opens an account with a gambling services provider. Technology is ensuring that age and identity including location are all complying with the regulations set out by the various jurisdictions.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 10:48
The online gambling industry has been going through changes where takeovers and mergers have developed small companies into major firms. It is interesting to notice the number of articles written today about the process of acquisition and the size and impact of the moves made by big as well as small online gambling operators and software developers.