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- ‘Sneaky’ tax may see Aussie state raking $110M from online gambling
May 12, 2017
The government of Victoria, a state in southeast Australia, is gearing up to take a slice of the online gambling pie. According to Australian media outlet Herald Sun, the Andrews government has slipped in a “radical proposed shake-up to gaming tax” to the Budget papers even though Victoria has agreed...
- Snake Oil & Widgets: Branded Planes, Brains and Bet on Mobiles
June 18, 2014
This is the third FIFA World Cup I've covered in iGaming and witnessing the latest ad creative that's on show in the UK has got me thinking about how much more developed the industry we work in is now compared to the heady days of 2006. However, a hark back...
- Snake Oil & Widgets: Regulators, Mount Up!
June 11, 2014
'm gettin' jacked; I'm breakin' myself I can't believe they're taking Warren's wealth They took my rings, they took my Rolex I looked at the brothers and said, "Damn, what's next?" From Regulate (Nathaniel Hale/Warren Griffin II, Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller) It’s going to suck big time for affiliates...
- Snake Oil & Widgets: The Lifestyle Choice
May 28, 2014
Editor's Note: Snake Oil & Widgets is a new weekly column written by long-time industry vet Tom Galanis. Tom will discuss marketing and advertising in the gambling industry. There’s no doubt about it. Views on Ladbrokes’ new television marketing campaign are polarized. The campaign, in spite of a responsible gambling...
- The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill is Granted Royal Assent
May 19, 2014
The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill has finally passed through the torturous trek of treacle that is the UK legislatorial thoroughfare after being granted Royal Assent by the British monarchy. It’s official. The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill has been granted Royal Assent and is now primed to become law...
- Paddy Power 2013 Results Sees Growth in Every Division
April 14, 2014
Paddy Power 2013 results sees growth in every division as the Irish bookmaker celebrates a quarter of a century of Irish fun and madness. Now That’s What I call Entertainment 25! Paddy Power celebrate 25-years in the business by rolling out a mighty fine set of numbers in a 2013...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Paddypower: Making Mischief Work
August 23, 2013