Gambling News

Leprosy, Ebola, Bubonic Plague & Problem Gaming

Problem gaming is also an illness that can have catastrophic consequences not only for the victim but also for the families of the victims.

Chris McAlary of Coin Cloud shares how did he make the transition from mining Bitcoin to actually launching a company that creates the ATMs.

Monmouth Park racetrack plans to offer fantasy sports betting as it awaits New Jersey's sports betting appeal to the Third Circuit Court.

Malaysia to seek China's help in combatting illegal online gambling; police say CCTV footage no help in ID'ing grenade attack suspects.

Poker News

This week in poker sees Busquet and Kessler light up twitter with two individual and interesting issues, WPT victories and much more.

Lee Davy sits down with Christian Scalzi, the WPT Tournament Director for Europe, to talk about his role as part of the WPT team.

Lee Davy continues his confessions series with reflection on the true value of a game of poker.

Academy-award winning screen writer Aaron Sorkin was chosen to write the film adaptation of poker socialite Molly Bloom’s book.

Casino News

South Korea to benefit from the death of Japan's Casino Billouth Korea reaps the benefits as Japan’s hope to legalize casino gambling dies.

Tony Fung’s $8.15B ($7.1B) Aquis resort and casino project has been put on hold after his pending purchase of the Reef Casino fell through.

An NCIS report says Rear Admiral Tim Giardina personally counterfeited poker chips at Horseshoe Casino; DNA found on underside of sticker.

Carl Icahn reportedly makes offer to Trump Taj Mahal workers union; Straub says Brookfield not serious about walking away from Revel deal.

Sports News

Weekends are supposed to be fun & relaxing, right? Well, not if you’re a demented sports fan. The past weekend was a real schedule-stuffer.

The sponsorship arms race between daily fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings is heating up.

A heavy snowstorm in Buffalo has forced the NFL to move the New York Jets - Buffalo Bills game to Monday night in Detroit.

I’m going to keep it short and succinct this week. I went 4-4 last week to push my record to 44-43-1.

Conferences

Angelia Ong takes us to the day 3 of Macao Gaming Show at The Venetian Resort.

Angelia Ong takes us to the day 2 of Macao Gaming Show at The Venetian Resort.

Angelia Ong takes us at the first day of the largest Gaming Show created in Macau.

The fourth annual Mobile & Tablet Gambling Summit Europe has just finished at London’s Hilton Tower Bridge.

Videos

Chris McAlary of Coin Cloud shares how did he make the transition from mining Bitcoin to actually launching a company that creates the ATMs.

Montse Puig shares how did they mimic the land-based bingo parlors that are seen in Spain and Latin America in their social bingo product.

Angelia Ong takes us to the day 3 of Macao Gaming Show at The Venetian Resort.

Angelia Ong takes us to the day 2 of Macao Gaming Show at The Venetian Resort.

Editorial

When it comes to legalization today, there’s a world of difference when it comes to institutional support between sports betting and poker.

Bitcoin4iGaming.com is the first conference combining the two industries and its taking place in London on Monday, November 24th.

Right now the big news is Churchill Downs’ (CHDN) acquisition of Big Fish Games for $885M. Too much? Good deal? Hard to tell.

Even a socially conservative Republican can fully comprehend what a bad idea Sheldon Adelson’s crusade against online gambling is.