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Illinois online gaming and DFS bill misses the cut
Representatives in the Illinois state legislature have failed to approve or reject a bill which would see online poker, casino games...
UltraPlay launches eSports betting cryptocurrency
Online betting provider UltraPlay has announced the launch of a cryptocurrency aimed purely at the eSports betting market. The eSports...
Watch the Global Gaming Awards 2017 ceremony
This year’s Global Gaming Awards have come to a close, after months of nominating, shortlisting and judging, the winners were finally...
Loot boxes definition under fire in the UK
Questions are being put to the UK’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Karen Bradley, regarding the use...
DraftKings creates Chief Business Officer position
US daily fantasy sports heavyweight DraftKings has announced the creation of a new Chief Business Officer position in the company, appointing...
Isle of Man appoints new Head of e-Gaming
The Isle of Man Government has announced the appointment of gaming industry veteran Tony Ure to the position of Head of...
2017 GGA Winners announced
This year’s Global Gaming Awards winners have been announced. Taking place at a ceremony in Las Vegas, this year’s GGA’s were...
Betway secure Electronic Sports Global Tour sponsorship
Betway has announced will be the Head Sponsor of the Electronic Sports Global Tour (ESG) Tour in Mykonos this year. The...
ESports Entertainment get Curacao gaming licence
ESports Entertainment Group (EEG) International have acquired a much coveted eGaming specific licence from the Dutch province of Curacao. EEG...
Boom Fantasy receives New York DFS licence
Daily Fantasy Sports operator Boom Fantasy has confirmed that it has been awarded a licence to operate paid DFS contests by...
CEC to bring together the eSports and casino world in Las Vegas
No more than ten years ago, competitive computer gaming didn't even exist, but things have quickly turned around with the astonishing...
MGM introduce Virtual Reality LEVEL UP Arena to Vegas
MGM are about to launch a 20,000 square-foot virtual reality and social gaming space called the LEVEL UP Arena, the first...
Betway to sponsor eSports ESL Pro League
Sportsbook operator Betway has announced the agreement of a deal to become the primary sponsor of the eSports ESL Pro League...
ESP.bet obtains first-ever license for virtual goods gambling
Specialist eSports fantasy league and betting site eSportsPools (ESP.bet) has secured the first-ever license to specifically cover gambling with virtual goods. ...
eSports could be going to the Olympics
eSports could be at the 2024 Olympics according to Tony Estanguet, the Co-President of the Paris Olympic Committee. eSports...
Sky Bet reinforces its Daily Fantasy Sports portfolio by partnering with Dribble
Sky Betting & Gaming has shown a strong commitment to Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) by entering a new market joint venture...
Coral announce new betting partnership with Sunderland AFC
UK bookmaker Coral has announced the commencement of a betting partnership with EFL Championship side Sunderland AFC. Under the terms...
National Indian Gaming Association joins PASPA repeal campaign
The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has announced that it will join forces with the American Sports Betting Coalition (ASBC), a...
Massachusetts Commission report classifies DFS as the same as iGaming
A specially appointed commission which is investigating daily fantasy sports (DFS) and iGaming in the US state of Massachusetts has stated...
Live eSports coverage makes it to BBC
The UK’s national broadcaster, the BBC, has started showing live eSports coverage on its digital-only channel BBC3. The public...
Betsafe signs sponsorship deal with Saracens Rugby Club
Online bookmaker Betsafe has announced the signing of a three year sponsorship deal with Aviva Rugby Premier league side Saracens FC,...
New Hampshire legalises Daily Fantasy Sports
New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu yesterday signed a bill into law that legalises and regulates daily fantasy sports in the state,...
New Jersey’s first casino launches daily fantasy sports
Resorts Casino Hotel has become the first casino in Atlantic City to launch a daily fantasy sports (DFS) product that allows...
Winamax agrees sponsorship deal with Angers SCO
France-based online gambling group Winamax has announced the signing of a two-year betting and sponsorship partnership with Ligue 1 football team...
DraftKings/FanDuel merger scrapped following federal ruling
The proposed merger between DFS heavyweights DraftKings and FanDuel has officially been cancelled; a month after the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...
FanDuel may walk away from merger with DraftKings
US DFS operator FanDuel is reportedly considering abandoning its proposed merger with fellow DFS heavyweight DraftKings after the US government announced...
Google Play to offer gambling apps to customers
Global web giant Google has confirmed that it will allow real money gambling applications to be marketed via the Android version...
DraftKings inks partnership deal with EuroLeague Basketball
US-based daily fantasy sports provider DraftKings has continued its expansion into Europe by signing a partnership deal with EuroLeague Basketball, which...
GLI Group acquires NMi Gaming
iGaming testing and assessment provider GLI Group has today announced the acquisition of fellow testing and compliance provider NMi Metrology &...
Indiana approves first DFS licence applications
The Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) has granted its first state daily fantasy sports (DFS) licences to three of the industry's biggest...
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