Category Archives: Gambling News

GambleAware highlights British iGaming deposit limit tool research

In the United Kingdom and the organization behind the responsible gambling resource has publicized research from The Behavioural Insights Team surrounding the ongoing use of iGaming deposit limit tools. The GambleAware charity used an official Thursday press release (pdf) to publicize the global behavioral science organization’s findings that the development of deposit limit tools […]

BB Games licenses ReelPlay mechanic for new online slot Martian Miner Infinity Reels released by Yggdrasil

Swedish provider of online gaming solutions, Yggdrasil Gaming, has further enhanced its YG Masters portfolio after launching, Martian Miner Infinity Reels, developed by UK slots developer BB Games Ltd in collaboration with studio partner ReelPlay. The seventh title launched by Yggdrasil this month, the medium-high volatility video slot that combines two popular slot themes; mining […]

Unibet found guilty of illegal online gambling ads in New South Wales

Trading as Unibet, Betchoice Corporation Pty Ltd, was recently convicted in New South Wales of posting gambling advertisements that were considered illegal in nature. Liquor & Gaming NSW investigated three advertisements by the company and found they were in violation of local regulations. The company was fined $48,000 for its actions. Details of the Ruling […]

New survey shows one-third of US sports bettors are women

Sports betting is growing rapidly in the United States, as more individual states begin to legalize services. A new study of the industry has shown that one-third of bettors in the nation are women. Despite this large percentage, sportsbooks lean their marketing campaigns more towards men. This leaves the female side an untapped market. Marketing […]

Dynamite suggestion for unfinished Imperial Palace Saipan

A senior legislator in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands has reportedly suggested blowing up the half-completed building that had been due to host the hotel for the jurisdiction’s giant Imperial Palace Saipan development. According to a report from the Marianas Variety newspaper, the extreme proposition came from Northern Mariana Islands House of Representatives […]

The Star Entertainment Group Limited cancels Crown Resorts Limited takeover offer

In Australia and The Star Entertainment Group Limited has reportedly withdrawn the offer that was to have seen it purchase rival casino operator Crown Resorts Limited owing to uncertainty regarding the safety of the target’s Victoria gambling license. According to a report from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the non-binding proposition initially lodged in May was […]

FireKeepers launches online casino and digital sports betting content in Michigan via Scientific Games partnership

FireKeepers Casino Hotel has partnered with Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS), in a deal that has seen the gambling products and service provider’s online casino and digital sports betting content launch in Michigan. Courtesy of the new agreement, FireKeepers gains access to the Las vegas-based firm’s full digital technology suite, as well as extensive in-house […]

Virginia Lottery Board approves southern state’s inaugural casino regulations

The four-member Virginia Lottery Board has reportedly approved a wide-ranging set of proposed rules that have been designed to regulate how the southern state’s soon-to-premiere collection of five commercial land-based casinos are to be run. According to a report from the Associated Press news service, the consent from the Virginia regulator means that the envisioned […]