Tag Archives: US
- Court allows mystery Coinbase customer to challenge IRS summons
July 21, 2017
A federal court has upbraided the U.S. Internal Revenue Service for seeking to get ahold of an unprecedented number of bitcoin customer records. Last year, a California district court allowed the tax agency to require San Francisco-based digital currency exchange Coinbase to submit records of all transactions that took place...
- US federal court upholds FCC’s ‘net neutrality’ rules, preserves open internet
June 14, 2016
A US federal appeals court has upheld the concept of net neutrality, dealing a major blow to broadband providers who wished to establish a tiered system of internet access. On Tuesday, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit handed down its ruling (viewable in full here)...
- Two-thirds of US adults say gambling morally okay; polygamy, not so much
June 10, 2016
Two-thirds of Americans find gambling to be morally acceptable behavior, according to a new Gallup poll. The poll, which was based on a phone survey (landline and mobile) of randomly sampled US adults last month, revealed that 67% of Americans find gambling to be “morally acceptable” while just 27% viewed...
- Paypal ceases payment protection for online gambling in US, Canada, Brazil
May 11, 2016
Online payment processing service Paypal announced that it will soon stop protecting payments for transactions related to gambling in several countries. The online payment platform recently issued a statement, where it outlined the changes it will make to its Payment Protection policy and User Agreement, impacting buyer and seller protection...
- Casino floors of the future will resemble Chuck E Cheese for over-21s
September 4, 2015
Nevada is one step away from becoming the first US state to introduce arcade-style slot machines to casinos. Back in May, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill that would allow state casinos to host gaming devices that offered a skill-based component. On Thursday, the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved...
- Jon Friedberg: Poker Atlas, Table Captain and the US Online Gambling Affiliate Market
August 19, 2015
Lee Davy sits down with the CEO of Poker Atlas, John Friedberg, to talk about online gambling in the United States and his new product Table Captain. Jon Friedberg is the CEO of Overlay Gaming Corporation, an entity that counts Poker Atlas and Table Captain amongst its subsidiaries. Friedberg...
Casino floors of the future will resemble Chuck E Cheese for over-21s
September 4, 2015
Online Gambling Affiliate Regulation in Nevada
August 27, 2013