Gambling

Pointsbet Incorporates Facial Recognition to NJ Sports Betting App

Pointsbet Incorporates Facial Recognition to NJ Sports Betting App

Pointsbet has become the first New Jersey-licensed sportsbook app to incorporate facial Identification or ID.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

Axios: States See Disappointing Tax Revenue From Legalized Sports Betting

Axios: States See Disappointing Tax Revenue From Legalized Sports Betting

With the Betting on Sports America conference taking place in New Jersey this week, there's some bad news to be had regarding revenues generated to date by states already partaking in the arena.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/22/2019

100 Percent Signup Online Casino Bonus Rules

Free $100 No Deposit Online Sportsbook Bonus From BetPhoenix

The 100 Percent signup bonus is among the most popular offerings from online casino operators.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2019

UK betting industry continues to shift from shops to online

UK betting industry continues to shift from shops to online

The landscape in the UK betting industry continues to change as operators face numerous challenges to their business models.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/22/2019

How Do I Deposit $100 Bitcoin to an Online Gambling Site (Sportsbook, Casino)?

How Do I Deposit $100 Bitcoin to an Online Gambling Site (Sportsbook, Casino)?

It is easy and fast depositing Bitcoin into an online casino or sportsbook.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

Bookmaking Business Advantages

Bookmaking Business Advantages

If you are a bookmaker that books action on sports or are looking to become a bookie then there are definite advantages to being involved in a business such as this.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2019

Wisconsin Tribe Accused of Embezzling $1.5 Million From Casino

Wisconsin Tribe Accused of Embezzling $1.5 Million From Casino

Federal gaming regulators are accusing St. Croix Chippewa tribal leaders of pocketing at least $1.5 million in casino funds with little or no documentation or receipts.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/21/2019

When Will I Be Able to Bet Sports Online in PA?

When Will I Be Able to Bet Sports Online in PA?

While you can currently bet sports online from any number of offshore sportsbooks in the state of Pennsylvania, licensed state-based sportsbooks are scheduled to go online the first week in May.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/21/2019

Montana Sends Sports Betting Bill to Governor

Montana Sends Sports Betting Bill to Governor

Montana is expected to legalize sports betting soon thanks to bi-partisan support.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/21/2019

MyBookie Online Sportsbook Review - How Long for a Payout?

MyBookie Online Sportsbook Review - How Long for a Payout?

MyBookie is an online sports betting and casino site licensed out of Curacao and based in Costa Rica.

Submitted by steve cooper on, Apr/21/2019

Sports Book at Gold Strike Tunica - Nearly One Year Later

Mississippi is among the first states to legalize sports betting following a ruling by the US Supreme Court that abolishes previous decades long prohibition.  The Gold Strike Casino in Tunica immediately capitalized, having announced the opening of its sports book back on August 1 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2019

Illinois 'Integrity Fee' Likely if Sports Betting Becomes Legal: Cubs, Bulls Demand Cut

Illinois 'Integrity Fee' Likely if Sports Betting Becomes Legal: Cubs, Bulls Demand Cut

Teams want 25 cent cut on every $100 bet to support monitoring of suspicious betting activity

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/21/2019

How Does Monkey Knife Fight Work?

How Does Monkey Knife Fight Work?

Monkey Knife Fight is the first of what will likely be many hybrid fantasy game formats that approach the line on what is sports betting without actually crossing over it.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/21/2019

GTBets Online Sportsbook Review l Complaints

GTBets Online Sportsbook Review l Complaints

GTBets is an online sports betting and casino site licensed out of Curacao.

Submitted by steve cooper on, Apr/19/2019

West Virginia Casino Sues Sports Betting Vendor

West Virginia Casino Sues Sports Betting Vendor

A casino operator is suing a tech company after a contract dispute shuttered its sports betting platform at two West Virginia casinos ahead of the NCAA Tournament.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/19/2019

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From California?

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From California?

It is technically legal for Bovada and other top international online betting sites to accept bets from those living in California. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/19/2019

Paddy Power Restriction Countries - Can't Access Website

Paddy Power Restriction Countries - Can't Access Website

Is Paddy Power available from where I live?  The website might not be.  Canada, the United Kingdom, Netherlands and Norway players are welcome, those in the US are not.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2019

Rhode Island's $40 Million Sports Betting Error

Rhode Island's $40 Million Sports Betting Error

Rhode Island's newly created sports betting market is underperforming by 90%.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2019

Tennessee Sports Betting Bill Invokes Slavery: No Betting on Sunday?

White Tennessee Rep Tells Black Sponsor of Sports Betting Bill: 'Gambling Addiction Like Slavery'

White representative tells Black rep, sports betting addiction like "slavery"

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/19/2019

Will More States Legalize Sports Gambling?

Sports gambling is rapidly gaining popularity in the U.S. It involves forecasting the results of a certain game and wagering on its outcome. Most people wager on American football, baseball, basketball, boxing, hockey and track cycling. You can place a bet through bookmarkers of private enterprises. In this post, we present to you 10 American states that allow sports gambling.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/19/2019

William Hill: US Sports Betting Market Presents Unique Opportunity

William Hill: US Sports Betting Market Presents Unique Opportunity

British bookmaker William Hill's expansion into the U.S. market should enable the company to recover from poor 2018 results, many experts believe.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2019

Colorado Sports Betting Bill Introduced Late in Session

Colorado Sports Betting Bill Introduced Late in Session

Some Colorado lawmakers want to ask voters in November whether sports betting should be legal in the state.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/19/2019

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Passes in Senate

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Passes in Senate

A bill that would legalize betting on sporting events and fantasy sports in Iowa has passed the Senate and is expected to be considered as soon as Monday in the House.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/19/2019

Requirements to Become a Successful Bookie

Requirements to Become a Successful Bookie

Want to become a bookie?  That's easy.  Becoming a successful bookie?  That's easy too, provided you are using a top-of-the-line Pay Per Head service.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Apr/19/2019

One of Canada's Biggest Mobsters Dead

One of Canada's Biggest Mobsters Dead

One of Canada's deadliest mobsters has passed away.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/17/2019

How Do I Access the Draftkings Sportsbook Site From My State?

How Do I Access the Draftkings Sportsbook Site From My State?

You can access the Draftkings.com website from every U.S. state but will only be able to place bets while in New Jersey for the time being.  Residents of most states can still bet sports online from licensed offshore books.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/17/2019

PA Mobile Sports Betting Starts Early May

PA Mobile Sports Betting Starts Early May

Online and mobile sports betting in Pennsylvania will kick off the beginning of May, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control board spokesman said Wednesday.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/17/2019

5 Advanced SEO Techiniques for the Online Gambling Sector Webmaster

5 Advanced SEO Techiniques for the Online Gambling Sector Webmaster

Akshay Hallur of 99Signals.com talks advanced SEO strategies.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/17/2019

Kevin Hart Banned From Vegas

Kevin Hart Banned From Vegas

Hart made the bold claim on the Jimmy Kimmel Show the other night.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Apr/17/2019

How Much Money Should an Online Gambling Affiliate Expect to Make Month After Month?

Should an Online Gambling Affiliate Expect to Win Month After Month?

A poster on the Affiliate Guard Dog forum asks the question: How many of your (online gambling affiliate) brands do you actually make a profit from?

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/17/2019

Breaking News

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 26, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday June 26, 2019.

More Sports Handicapping Sites Dump Offshore Ads in Favor of Regulated US Market

The popular sports handicapping website Picks and Parlays is the latest to remove offshore sportsbook ads in favor of legal betting sites in both New Jersey and Nevada.

6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sportsbook Hub of Costa Rica

6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sportsbook Hub of Costa Rica

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the border of Costa Rica and Panama overnight Wednesday.  Costa Rica is home to several dozen online sportsbooks, casinos and Pay Per Heads.