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- MODQs – Is social media working across all of iGaming?
April 23, 2014
Social media and online gambling have a strange relationship. You have an industry that's was conceived through the internet and, by definition, any customers are already online. However the stigma attached to gambling means that while customers may be more than happy to spend a bit of time spinning reels...
- Is opposing the UK government on POCT a bad idea?
April 10, 2014
There are several reasons that can be picked for either side of the Point of Consumption Tax debate. For the UK government it must have been incredibly frustrating for so much revenue (reportedly around £250m per year) to pass from their shores while they saw none of it and for...
- MODQs – Setting the Standards
April 9, 2014
In an industry that has spent a good proportion of its life operating within a grey area of the law, self-regulation has become an extremely important aspect of gaining credibility. In the online gambling industry it has come in several different forms from trade industries and testing houses to player...
- MODQs – Can increasing odds save UK bookmakers?
April 3, 2014
March was a pretty important month for many online and offline UK gambling companies. The budget provided benefits to bingo operators while bookmakers are preparing to take a hit on their B2 Gaming Machines. In the online sector the progress made in introducing the Point of Consumption Tax meant that...
- MODQs – Are judging panels the best way to decide awards?
March 19, 2014
Having run online awards for ten years, WhichBingo are now attempting to join the top table of online gambling awards with their WhichBingo Awards. The ambition is to join the likes of iGaming Business and eGR’s in running a high-profile event and in order to do so the affiliate has...
- MODQs – Who’s taking the mobile casino lead?
March 12, 2014
It’s become quite hard to write an introduction for an article about mobile gambling. It can be said that it’s the next big thing. You can argue that mobile’s already here. You could use some of the plethora of growth statistics available to show just how much of a big...
Playtech scrapping Marvel superhero content as of April 1
March 26, 2017