Gambling News

UK's biggest gambling companies implement self-regulation, protecting customers in danger of developing gambling problems.

Interblock has taken steps to change its leadership after hiring Connelly as CEO; Paul Langham takes the helm as IOA Group chairman.

Darren Sheffield gives an overview on using paid social media to promote gambling content in this edition of Social Media Tip of the Week.

Online gambling sites to be automatically blocked as two of the UK's major internet service providers roll out new content filters.

Poker News

The Delaware State Lottery has released its revenue figures for Dec 2014, and it’s bad news in the online poker popularity stakes.

A controversial 30-year Stop and Seize law has been amended by Eric Holder; but it’s a little too late for Californian poker players.

An Aussie Millions update with Sean O’Reilly, Jonas Mackoff, Ryan Dodge and Alex Trevallion picking up victories.

The World Poker Tour has announced plans to return to the UK with its highly successful National series heading to Stratford and Newcastle.

Casino News

Galaxy Entertainment sets May 27 date for opening of Galaxy Macau Phase 2, vows to spend another $7b developing Phases 3 and 4.

Greek casinos see revenue fall for the seventh straight year; likely next Greek PM warns that sale of government's stake in OPAP "not a done event."

N.J. judge frees Straub from any obligations to honor leases and other rights of Revel’s amenity tenants.

COA demands PAGCOR to dispose of vacant condominium units; Travellers spends Php3.3 billion of the resort’s expansion program.

Sports News

Roger Federer bounced out early; Kobe Bryant reportedly suffered yet another season-ending injury; Josh Gordon got one-year suspension.

Titanbet signed a deal that would make them the official sponsor of the Kingmaker Novices’ Chase; Estonia football tops-up with Sportradar.

DraftKings revealed that it had earned $40 million in revenue; Maximum Fantasy Sports is preparing to offer square pools for the Super Bowl.

With the Super Bowl still 10 days away, we need as many storylines as we can get. Is it possible that Seattle’s being overlooked yet again?

Conferences

Ice Totally Gaming, the launchpad for many of gaming's landmark products and services, will take place on February 3rd-5th at Excel, London.

The fifth annual London Baby will again be held on the first night of ICE Totally Gaming in London, Feb 3 at Café de Paris.

In a week, the 9th London Affiliate Conference will be held from January 31st to February 3rd at Hammersmith Road, London.

In less than two weeks away, Fire & Ice 2015 takes all it has learned to make its 14th year its most memorable yet.

Videos

Darren Sheffield gives an overview on using paid social media to promote gambling content in this edition of Social Media Tip of the Week.

Rebecca Liggero talks to Chris Searle of Compact Global Limited. He shared the key to building and maintaining a positive public image.

Rebecca Liggero talks to Futurist Martin Kruse about Big Data and Augmented Reality for the future of gaming industry.

Wai-Ming Yap of Stamford Law Corporation talks about the recently passed law regarding the prohibition of igaming in Singapore.

Editorial

For the first time ever, we’ll be seeing a dedicated space at ICE for start-up pitches, hosted by Clarion and organized by GamCrowd.

This article is about crushing your business goals at the iGaming affiliate conferences. This cheat sheet should help someone out there.

If you’re wondering why CZR was only a little bit down on Friday despite the “Caesars Declares Bankruptcy” headlines, Here’s how.

Its not as easy to make a buck in today’s iGaming market as it was 10years ago. Hopefully you’ll learn something from my interview w/ Malka.