December 2015

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 09:23
Black Friday and Cyber Monday buying revealed that the use of smart phones and other mobile devices accounted for a much larger percentage of purchases indicating the emerging strength of the mobile trend. The use of mobile devises has been obvious in the growth of online gambling in many jurisdictions that allow for the free use of the internet.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 15:15
The good news is traveling fast in New Jersy as the statistics have been released that the online poker offering in the US Garden State has done better than it has been lately. While selling the concept of taking poker online to the State legislators New Jersey Governor Chris Christie predicted great windfall in the form of taxes and licensing revenues which have not as yet materialized.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 16:49
The Royal Thai Police are the national police force of Thailand. The RTP employs between 230,000 and 250,000 officers. A subdivision of the Ministry of Interior the Thailand police and military are under investigation after raids on illegal gambling dens which exposed connections between officers and gambling operators.
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 08:34
Gambling is thought to be a problem if the punter continues to lose and gets into financial trouble by chasing the possible win. Australian gamblers have long been the most prolific at betting with stats pointing out that Australians gamble more per capita than any other country on the planet.
Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 10:02
The opposition to online gambling in the USA has been dealt a bit of a setback at the information only hearing  held in Washington DC to discuss RAWA, the Restoration of America’s Wire Act. Representative Jason Chaffetz  is Chairperson of the hearing which recently took place under the agenda of the United States House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 10:53
The continuing drama unfolding in the USA regarding the legality of daily fantasy sports betting has taken another interesting twist in New York, the Empire state. The Daily fantasy sports (DFS) operators DraftKings and FanDuel have been ordered by a New York court to cease conducting business in the state.
Friday, December 11, 2015 - 09:50
On the internet highway there are thousands of possible routes to take the user to endless destinations. For the consumer looking for a real money casino in cyberspace it is easy with all the information needed available on tablets and smart phones any time in any connected space.
Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 11:13
Playing at any sport or game requires a certain amount of discipline and it goes without saying that gambling is one of those activities that can lead to trouble if discipline is not exercised. The safety of gambling and its potentially harmful effects are constantly studied in order to better understand the problems and remediate them.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 11:12
The virtual currency bitcoin roller coaster mystery ride isn’t over yet with new allegations and rumours the ‘inventor’ of the digital money has been identified. While emails published by Gizmodo cannot be verified and other revealing information surfacing there has been speculation that Australian businessman Craig Wright is the father of the bitcoin,  ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’.
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 09:34
Based in Panama City Panama the BetOnline online gambling firm has been connected to the indictment of three individuals in Florida for illegal processing of financial transactions.
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 10:10
A few years ago in2013 the European Gaming & Betting Association) European Commission launched formal infringement proceedings against the online gambling legislation of six EGBA member states, along with the issue of two 'reasoned opinions' against Sweden for failing to comply with EU law. The states in question are Belgium, Cyprus, Lithuania, Poland, Romania and the Czech Republic.
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 09:29
The business of software development and supply is essential to the online gambling industry. There are many software suppliers creating a competitive environment that keeps developers producing new and exciting games for the consumers of online gambling services and products.
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 15:32
The recent confirmation that Sheldon Adelson has purchased a newspaper comes as no surprise when considering the mission to outlaw online gambling federally the casino magnate has embarked upon. Getting his particular message out to the public forum Mr. Adelson needs media control and owning an influencial news source is a vital component.
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 10:42
It is not that often that a new slot game is introduced to the online gambler. A unique slot game by RTG or Realtime Gaming based in Heredia  a city in the Heredia province of Costa Rica, of which it is the capital just 10 kilometers to the north of the country's capital, San José. Costa Rica is known for its encouraging policies with regard to the online gambling industry.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 13:00
Simulation has begun to overtake the real environment of casino gambling. Will 2016 usher in a new wave of betting opportunities which will be as accessible to millions of people everywhere is one question a great number of politicians and internet gambling industry operators are asking.
Monday, December 28, 2015 - 21:32
The introduction of online gambling has created many jobs in various sectors with the development of internet betting platforms being a very important one.  Some companies that  got into the industry early have fared well while others have been taken over or failed due to increased competition or other factors.
Monday, December 28, 2015 - 10:23
The online gambling industry has been using free gaming offers since it began to build a following and develop market share. The use of free online poker applications is a major way to reach the novice player and allow them to hone skills and build confidence.
Sunday, December 27, 2015 - 11:22
Amaya has been battling the good fight to remain afloat and out of court ever since the 'little company that could' bought Poker Stars and Full Tilt Poker from the Rational Group a short time ago. The Montreal based Canadian firm paid a lot of cash for the biggest poker rooms online only to be saddled with more costs associated with legal issues.
Saturday, December 26, 2015 - 12:08
Intralot is a Greek company that supplies integrated gaming, transaction processing systems, game content, sports betting management and Interactive Gaming Services, to regulated gaming concers worldwide. With a presence in 53 countries it is a public listed company on the Athens Stock Exchange employing about 6,880 people.
Thursday, December 24, 2015 - 11:45
While surfing the internet to find out about online casinos there are many web locations that are run by governments for lottery horse racing and casino games. There are many benefits of the revenues from gambling that the various government organizations use to fund social programs and support sports and good citizenship.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 12:13
Innocently going about one's business using gambling applications on mobile devices may be risky for the user claims security and data protection service provider Proofpoint. The new study claims many of these types of applications are prone to malicious malware.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 10:05
James Douglas Packer who was born 1967 is an Australian businessman, investor, and philanthropist and a mover and shaker in the gambling business. The recent exit he has made as the director of Crown Resorts Ltd. not that long after resigning as chairman of the Australian casino operation is moving and shaking the gambling industry.
Monday, December 21, 2015 - 10:56
It is a common practice in the internet betting world to use existing offerings to engage the player in other forms of betting entertainment. A most noteable example of this process is the large Canadian online gambling concern Amaya Gaming which recently launched a sports betting operation in various jurisdictions.
Sunday, December 20, 2015 - 16:35
It is an interesting time, just around the end of the year when the online gambling industry reflects on the last year's performance and how the next year will unfold. New Year's predictions are already being formed by the algorithms as we speak. Looking back at the various accolades given the different online gambling sectors the list is formidable.
Saturday, December 19, 2015 - 12:17
Corruption in sport is most definately a leading cause of concern for every government and sports organization in the world today. The recent scandal involving the kick backs and fiddling in the Olympic Games has made it obvious corruption is everywhere and at every level and must be closelt watched for from every angle.