Tag Archives: racetrack
- Second Screen Immerses Tech-savvy Viewers in Races
July 20, 2015
The Hong Kong Jockey Club is giving viewers the power of choice with its “second screen” technology. The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) is giving viewers the power of choice, even if it means having them actively participate in the races. No, it doesn’t mean that viewers will have to...
- Ontario to pull slots from three racetracks under gambling modernization program
March 14, 2012
Two days after the Ontario government announced sweeping changes were coming to the gambling universe in Canada’s largest province, the specifics are becoming clearer, and plenty of special interests are pissed. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) will close “underperforming” slot machine operations at three racetracks located along the...
- US horse betting sees first significant increase in three years
January 6, 2012
US horse betting revenues rose in December, with the sport seeing its first significant increase within the country for three years. According to racetrack database providers, Equibase, $800 million was wagered in the final month of 2011 - 17.8% more than the $679 million bet in December the year previous....
- New York Racetrack expansion will face stiff opposition
September 6, 2011
Plans to shake up New York state’s gambling industry will reignite the argument between Seneca Indians and the state over withheld payments. The state’s Senate Committee on Racing, Wagering and Gaming has scheduled a hearing for later today when they will look at what the future holds for the gambling...
New York’s online poker fate won’t be known until June
March 21, 2017
New casinos in NY post dismal revenues
August 10, 2017
Niagara Falls could go broke without Seneca slots revenue
September 19, 2017