Gambling News

New distributed denial of service attacks harness thousands of Internet of Things devices, including cameras and digital video recorders.

Stockholm-listed Unibet Group to rebrand as the Kindred Group to avoid confusion with consumer-facing Unibet and company's other brands.

Singapore Pools lottery monopoly and Turf Club race betting monopoly finally given the all-clear to launch new online betting sites.

Legislators in the States of Jersey, a British Crown dependency, are adjusting the laws to regulate digital currency exchange activities.

Poker News

PartyPoker announces new improvements to poker ecology, including anonymizing downloaded hand histories and banning seating scripts.

PokerStars launch an online version of its live Win the Button format; New Jersey Championship of Online Poker offering $1.2m guarantee.

The once mighty Ongame poker network reportedly tells its customers that it will shut down for good on Oct. 15.

3-Barrels: Svenska Spel extends IGT deal; 888 to host live Swedish Poker Championships; and Unibet delay the launch of Unibet Poker 2.0.

Casino News

Wavering opposition by some members of Komeito party gives Japan's pro-casino legislators hope of passing bill in current Diet session.

Singapore tribunal rules that Bloomberry Resorts had no grounds for terminating GGAM's contract to manage Solaire casino operations.

Nevada casino gaming revenue falls in August thanks to 15% decline on the Las Vegas Strip and poor sportsbook performance.

Pennsylvania is putting $50 million on the line after the state Supreme Court declared the local slots tax illegal.

Sports News

Time and again you’ll hear people say that the NFL is a quarterback’s league. This is true to a large extent.

South Korean baseball pitcher An Ji-Man has been formally charged of engaging in an illegal online gambling operation.

The Cincinnati Bengals are big favorites against the Miami Dolphins due to their track record of avoiding extending losing streaks.

Well after a weekend of major upsets, I really tried to mix up the Power Rankings…but the rest of the league is absolutely dreadful.

Conferences

G2E 2016 was still going strong on day three, with plenty of foot traffic throughout the expo floor and busy sessions during the day.

The second day of G2E went off with a bang as the giant expo floor was officially opened to delegates.

G2E 2016 has begun in Las Vegas at the Sands Expo, the largest event of the year dedicated to the North American gambling industry & beyond.

BiG Sports Dinner 2016 Recap

CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero brings us the highlights from the 3rd annual BiG Sports Dinner at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel in London.

Videos

The Industry Eye - Episode 3

This week we delve into the panties of Asian powerhouse Macau as well as those of global heavyweights bet365, GVC and PokerStars.

G2E 2016 was still going strong on day three, with plenty of foot traffic throughout the expo floor and busy sessions during the day.

Becky spoke with Bharath Rao, a seasoned technology, stock trading and Bitcoin enthusiast who also enjoys a little bit of poker for fun.

The second day of G2E went off with a bang as the giant expo floor was officially opened to delegates.

Editorial

Becky spoke with Bharath Rao, a seasoned technology, stock trading and Bitcoin enthusiast who also enjoys a little bit of poker for fun.

According to the company's PRs, all of the major creditor groups of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company have agreed to a term sheet.

In this week's news roundup we bring you the scoop on two book deals from two different poker pros, news on the poker charity front, & more.

Rebecca Liggero spoke with Benjamin Bommhardt, Co-Founder of draglet, to help readers understand how Bitcoin is shaping our universe.