PokerStars blocks US State of Washington residents from accessing its play-money online poker site in the wake of a state appellate court ruling declaring a social-casino offering to be a form of illegal online gambling. However, a statement from the state’s gaming regulators indicates little cause for worry.
Penn National Gaming has secured a second satellite casino license in the state of Pennsylvania with a bid of $7.5m, with the venue location between Lancaster and Reading.
The World Cup is ten weeks away and authorities across Asia are taking action to crack down on illegal betting rings taking billions of dollars in bets
Eric Danis, the long-time head of poker content at Global Poker Index and Hendon Mob, has been promoted to the role of president of both Mediarex-owned operations.
As the bookies turn to football sponsorship to build their brands, are we about to see politicians stepping in with tighter regulations?
RichCasino adds a new slots title, Sugarpop II, to its featured offerings during its all-April “Rush Reel a Rolex” promotion in which a $12,000 Rolex watch is the top prize.
The new blockchain-based betting exchange Bookie is offering bitcoin prizes in the play-for-fun public beta it will be running prior to and during the World Cup football competition in Russia.
The Kindred Group becomes a founding partner of the All-In Diversity Project, a benchmarking and data-collection effort designed to promote gender equality, inclusion, and diversity throughout the gambling industry.
Japan’s resident gamblers will soon have to pay a fee to enter the country’s casinos.
The UK’s gambling regulator is considering banning people from using credit cards to place bets with money they don’t have, according to a new report from the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC).