Gambling News

Online betting exchange Matchbook announces exit from Canadian market, cites 'commercial reasons' as justification.

The World Cup helped French football wagering eclipse horseracing for the first time in four years, but poker cash games continue to decline

Operators must communicate and treat relationships they have w/ affiliates as genuine partnerships or they will lose their traffic for good.

Philippine gaming operator PhilWeb Corp announces a drop in profit during the second quarter; vice-chairman Eric O. Recto resigns post.

Poker News

Online poker in Delaware is in trouble after the Delaware Lottery released their June financial results showing huge downswing for the game.

Jerry Yang’s 2007 WSOP Corum Admiral’s Cup watch is to be auctioned on eBay with the highest bid currently standing at $3,550.

November Nine odds and ICM calculations are circulating around the Internet, as the clock counts down to the finale.

Full Tilt add Amaya Gaming content to its casino platform, further enhancing the options in that genre.

Casino News

Two masked gunmen rob Caesars Atlantic City of $180k in cash; one of 'Nevada's Most Wanted' casino cheats arrested at Sands Bethlehem.

Nepal’s casinos are on track to resume operations soon according to the country’s Finance Minister Ram Sharan Mahat.

Belle Corp. plans to reduce ownership stake in Sinophil to boost the company's liquidity in time for the opening of City of Dreams Manila.

Scandinavian online casino operator ComeOn! has announced a regional sponsorship agreement with famous British football club Liverpool FC.

Sports News

McIlroy’s British Open Championship win at Royal Liverpool Golf Club came w/ a bonus for his father, as he won a bet placed 10 years ago.

How many times have we seen a MLB team trudge through the first half of the season only to find its way in the middle of the pennant race.

Chief Executive Michael Brown has issued a warning to anybody looking to disrupt or manipulate the Asian Cup 2015.

Everyone who believes football is the ultimate team sport were vindicated when Germany won the 2014 World Cup, beating Argentina at 1-0.

Conferences

The Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia conference is the leading event for Australia’s gaming, sports-betting, lottery & racing executives.

Here we are, at the end of a three day immersion into the current and developing status of the regulated online gambling market in America.

Rebecca Liggero brings the noise from Day Two of GiGse 2014, the event of the year for the regulated online gambling industry in America.

CalvinAyre.com is back in SF, in town for GiGse 2014, the event of the year dedicated to the regulated online gambling industry in America.

Videos

CEO of LeoVegas, Johan Styren, shares how the company became successful in mobile and how to utilize mobile to reach and retain players.

90 Digital CEO Nick Garner talks about using Scrapebox for Clean SEO in this edition of CalvinAyre.com’s SEO Tip of the Week.

Michael Casseli, David Briggs, William Scott, Steve Donoughe and Angelo Dalli give their thoughts about the Pokerstars Amaya deal.

Joe Hachem is the first Australian to win a main event & one of only five poker players to win both a WSOP main event & a WPT Championship.

Editorial

Operators must communicate and treat relationships they have w/ affiliates as genuine partnerships or they will lose their traffic for good.

Ebony Kenney is a fully-fledged member of the new breed of female poker players and has rather interesting hobby of burlesque dancing.

Research shows that decriminalization of prostitution, drug use & other vices can lead to reductions in crime & threats to public health.

The tax man cometh in the form of a 15% point of consumption tax on UK gamblers. Gaming companies serving UK gamblers will now be taxed.