Gambling News

New York art dealer Hillel Nahmad asks federal court to spare him jail time on sports betting charges so that he can teach kids about art.

Dennis Valdes thinks the Philippines can't support an online business, hence the importance of keeping brick-and-mortar businesses alive.

Another milestone in history of online gambling. With a few new features and enhanced old ones AskGamblers is place to be for casino lovers.

The advertising watchdog acknowledged that its punishment of Paddy Power is restricted to the advert itself.

Poker News

Blair Hinkle creates history after defending his Council Bluffs main event title, and becoming first player to win three at same location.

Lee Davy holds his hands up and admits he was wrong. Sponsored players do bring value to the organizations they represent.

Irish Open 2014 winner is Patrick Clarke after defeating his fellow countryman Dave Pollock in heads-up action.

SCOOP 2014 schedule has been released by PokerStars and it’s going to be bigger and badder than ever with $40,000,000 in guaranteed prize

Casino News

The location Caesars is eyeing comes with a casino license fee of $70M, the biggest amount for any of the state's casino locations.

Hong Kong police arrest wife of Neptune Group boss as authorities seek more info regarding junket operator dealings with Chinese officials.

The development, appropriately named "City of Rock", is expected to rise between the Circus Circus Resort and Sahara Avenue.

Media reports have Australian casino operator Crown Resorts looking to acquire the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for between $1.5b and $2b.

Sports News

Bayern Munich have been the class of European football for over a year now and they're looking to extend that dominance against Real Madrid.

Manchester United sack manager David Moyes after less than 10-months in charge of the biggest club in world football.

Lasry made headlines last year after he turned down President Obama's offer to become French Ambassador because of his ties to Helly Nahmad.

It's not Barcelona versus PSG, but Atletico Madrid versus Chelsea offers just as many intrigues.

Conferences

With the first SBC Betting on Football Conference coming up, Becky Liggero spoke with organizer Andrew McCarron to learn about the details.

Over 50 prominent members of the international Bitcoin community are expected to take part in the history-making event.

With the Easter Holidays around the corner, April is a light month when it comes to gambling industry conferences and events.

The Bitcoin Expo will have networking opportunities for global leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, and stakeholders of Bitcoins.

Videos

Angelia Ong talks to Marco Trucco of Eurobet about the differences of the gaming culture between Asia and Europe

Rosalind Wade, George Voyatzis, Jason Trost, and Roibeard Long, share their thoughts about the World Cup Betting this year.

Mario Galea talks about his work with the DGE on standardizing gaming regulation and facilitating interstate compacting in New Jersey.

Thomas Winter of Golden Nugget New Jersey explains how successful the online gambling revenue in New Jersey.

Editorial

Social media and online gambling have a strange relationship.

Before moving into his current digs in federal prison, American journalist Barrett Brown was a free man working on a number of projects.

In 2011, Sam Holden was thrust into poker’s biggest spotlight when he made the final table of the World Series of Poker Main Event.

When we discuss opportunities in Latin America at conferences or around the water cooler, we rarely hear about the potential in Mexico.