Gambling News

Italian gambling spending takes a slight dip in 2014 but efforts to block unauthorized online sites appear to be working.

California Assembly committee approves AB 431 online poker 'shell' bill but no further progress expected until after hearings in June & July

US authorities lost control of the UltimateBet.com and AbsolutePoker.com domains seized on Black Friday, were linking to Zero-Click ad feed.

Sportech PLC sells its 50% stake in SNG Interactive to joint venture partner NYX Gaming Group; NYX reports quarterly revenue record.

Poker News

Tobias Peters has won the Eureka5 Hamburg High Roller after beating Timo Schneider, in heads-up action, to take the first prize of €37,548.

Lee Davy is on hand to deliver a recap from the first day of the 46th Annual World Series of Poker, including a sterling performance from t

Lee turns his confessions series into a WSOP diary. In installment one he describes how it feels when you get knocked out of a WSOP event.

FIFA World Footballer of the Year award winner, Cristiano Ronaldo, has signed a deal to become a brand ambassador for PokerStars.

Casino News

MGC filed a motion on Tuesday to dismiss Boston’s 152-page lawsuit seeking to revoke the Boston-area casino license awarded to Wynn Resorts.

Penn National Gaming's new Plainridge Park Casino will launch Scientific Games’ comprehensive systems and games solutions.

Court ruling gives Caesars Entertainment six more months to implement its bankruptcy plan, over the objections of junior creditors.

Indonesia accuses Cambodia's Grand Dragon Resort of torturing Indonesian staff after another Indonesian stole $161k from the casino.

Sports News

Irish amateur snooker player Sutton has been banned for six years after the sport’s world governing body found him guilty of match-fixing.

US indicts 14 individuals -- including two FIFA VPs -- on corruption charges as Swiss authorities raid FIFA office in separate probe.

Real Madrid have parted ways with their coach, Carlo Ancelotti, and their infamous club president, Florentino Perez doesn’t know why?

Lee Davy delivers his quick fire analysis of a 2014/2015 Premier League season that saw Chelsea storm to victory.

Conferences

The 10th Annual Online Bingo Summit is more than a week away and will be held at Royal Garden Hotel, London on June 9th, 2015.

G2E Asia 2015 has officially come to a close & the past 3 days were an absolute whirlwind. Most delegates seemed impressed with the turnout.

Today’s turnout was similar to day one, with a bustling expo floor & conference hall, tonight with a promise of numerous networking events.

The 12th annual WhichBingo Awards will take place at HMS President (1918) Victoria Embankment in London on June 9th.

Videos

Chris Morton of Binary Options Pty Ltd talks about how binary options works on online gambling affiliate market to financials.

Over the past five years so much of our website and presence in the global gambling industry has changed, expanded and developed.

Calvin Ayre 5 Years

May 25 marks two grand occasions, It’s the fifth anniversary of CalvinAyre.com and the birthday of our founder and namesake Calvin Ayre.

Becky Liggero talks to Igor Samardziski about his start-up clinic and how it can help companies to enter the online gambling space.

Editorial

Tobias Peters has won the Eureka5 Hamburg High Roller after beating Timo Schneider, in heads-up action, to take the first prize of €37,548.

Lee Davy is on hand to deliver a recap from the first day of the 46th Annual World Series of Poker, including a sterling performance from t

Lee turns his confessions series into a WSOP diary. In installment one he describes how it feels when you get knocked out of a WSOP event.

This week I wanted to share my top 10 memories from our 5 year history of gaming industry news, information, event & lifestyle coverage.