Gambling News

Bet365 continues to rule Italy's online sports betting market; Betuniq founder reportedly cleared to relaunch site under Italian license.

Boston Celtics star has bought an eSports franchise; ESIC Commish warns of organised crime; Yahoo agrees to a two-year deal with ESL.

The big bang of live casino

The ability to play w/ physical dealers! In a real location! In real time! All through the comfort of your computer. Welcome to the future.

OPAP profits tumble on new Greek taxes, but new CEO Damian Cope vows to improve situation via a “far superior" sports betting product.

Poker News

PokerStars unveil a new celebrity charity online poker show featuring the likes of Ronaldo, Neymar Jr, Aaron Paul and more.

Unibet has unveiled a beta version of Unibet Poker 2.0 in front of a packed media house in Copenhagen and the early prognosis is a good one.

Round-up of the action towards the end of the EPT in Barcelona; a fourth Finnish victory at a Unibet Open; WSOPC Foxwoods round-up.

The MPN gets ready to crown The Greatest Poker Player in the Universe when the Universal Championship of Poker kicks off in September.

Casino News

Scientific Games inks deal to acquire Canadian technology rival DEQ Systems, launches 41-seat Stadium Blackjack station at Mohegan Sun.

Nevada casinos earn $1b in gaming revenue in July thanks to record baseball betting take and tenfold rise in overall sports revenue.

Success Universe is not feeling successful in the first half of the year as reflected by its widening net loss and slumping revenues.

Macau’s gross domestic product has contracted by 7.1% in the 2nd quarter of the year, marking the eight consecutive quarterly GDP decline.

Sports News

The defending NFC South champion Carolina Panthers enter the 2016-2017 season as prohibitive favorites to repeat.

West Ham has extended their shirt sponsorship deal with Betway, and Sheffield United take on Betsafe as their new in-stadium sponsor.

All things point to this division being a two horse race between defending champion Arizona and perennial power Seattle.

UEFA change the rules to guarantee four Champions League Group Stage passes to Europe's top four leagues.

Conferences

From October 25th to 26th the SLS Las Vegas will host Esports & Casino Resorts, a two-day conference dedicated to esports education.

EIG 2016 Promo Video

CalvinAyre.com brings you the EIG 2016 promo video happening on October 18-20 2016 in Berlin.

Online gambling industry professionals gathered in London on August 18th for a Summer Social hosted by SBC and Totally Gaming Academy.

iGB Affiliate are pleased to announce the full conference schedule for the Berlin Affiliate Conference 2016 on the 20th – 23rd October 2016.

Videos

Phill Brear of Gibraltar Gambling Commission explains why UK’s exit from the EU has little impact on Gibraltar’s online gambling industry.

In this interview with Rebecca Liggero, Nigel Birrell of Lottoland tells us lottery operators can lure millennials into playing the game.

In this interview, Oscar Fonrodona of Akamon explains how land-based and online casinos can effectively tap into the Latin American market.

EIG 2016 Promo Video

CalvinAyre.com brings you the EIG 2016 promo video happening on October 18-20 2016 in Berlin.

Editorial

With the NFL season about to kick off, Las Vegas sportsbooks are about to get a nice revenue bump.

We bring you news of the evolution of the European Poker Tour, the sorry mess that is the California Online Poker debacle, and much more.

Why do people love Pokémon Go so much & what can the online gambling industry learn from this nonmonetary, augmented reality app obsession?

Anyone remember Brexit? That thing where Britons voted by a healthy majority it leave the European Union? Yeah, well surprise surprise.