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Could PointsBet Go the Way of Fubo Gambling (or the Dodo Bird)?

Could PointsBet Go the Way of Fubo Gambling (or the Dodo Bird)?

The future is uncertain for PointsBet, especially in light of accusations made by the mysterious "Mr. X" back in September but one thing is for sure, The Malta Poker Festival has kicked off with a bang and continues to make its mark on the poker stage.  We look at both stories.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/26/2022

Ways Digital Currency is Transforming Virtual Gambling

Ways Digital Currency is Transforming Virtual Gambling

This article will discuss the ways in which cryptocurrency is influencing the online gaming market with a focus on medium of exchange, security and more.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/26/2022

South Dakota Casino Operator in Trouble With Feds Over Racist Rant

South Dakota Casino Operator in Trouble With Feds Over Racist Rant

"We don't know the bad natives from the good one's", owner writes in email to other property owners.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/25/2022

Taxes on Casino Winnings in America - Useful Tips

Taxes on Casino Winnings in America - Useful Tips

All gambling winnings, whether $5 or $5,000, must be declared as "other income" on Schedule 1 (Form 1040) of your tax return.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/25/2022

Card Player Founder Wins Own Tournament? Mouth 1 of 4 Left in NFL Survivor Pool Needing Bears

Card Player Founder Wins Own Tournament?

Our intrepid reporter Thomas Somach approached Barry's wife Allyn Jaffrey Shulman suggesting this might be viewed as a conflict of interest.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/24/2022

Is Bovada Legal in Iowa?

Is Bovada Legal in Iowa?

While Bovada is accessible from the great state of Iowa, it is not among the state-licensed apps.  Bovada is licensed internationally in various jurisdictions throughout the world and the website is available in most states, including Iowa.  While we like Bovada, we love BetUS. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/21/2022

Maryland Due to Get Mobile Sports Betting Launch in December, BetR Founder Agrees Sector in U.S. Unsustainable

Maryland Due to Get Mobile Sports Betting Launch in December

"This isn't going to work over time if we're just trying to extract as much money from people as possible when they're betting on sports," Levy said of the current sports betting market in the U.S.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Oct/20/2022

Liz Truss Steps Down, Boris Johnson Coming Back? Latest Odds, and a Casino Coming to Times Square?

Liz Truss Steps Down, Boris Johnson Coming Back? Latest Odds

The favorite as of Thursday morning was Rishi Sunak at +165 odds, paying out $16.50 for every $10 bet or $165 for every $100 bet.  Both Boris Johnson and another former PM, Theresa May, are among the mix.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Oct/20/2022

Twitch Streamer Made Millions to Promote Gambling

Twitch Streamer Made Millions to Promote Gambling

There are two scandals that have gripped the gambling world in recent weeks.  The one involving Twitch now reveals just how much money was derived from gambling and bilking other streamers.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/19/2022

Finland Ready For A License?

Finland Ready For A License?

Finland is one of the few EU countries where gambling is still strictly regulated and organized by a state monopoly. For years, gambling has been under a monopoly, supported by almost all political forces. But now the clock is about to change, as it has proved impossible to manage the digital market at state level. 

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Oct/18/2022

Mass Sports Betting to Start in January, Fubo Shuts Down its Offerings After Huge Loss

Fubo Shuts Down its Offerings After Huge Loss

The commissioners says it could not agree on a timeline at a recent meeting in regard to online and mobile gambling but early March looks likely.  That would be just in time for the Men's NCAA College Basketball Tournament and March Madness.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/17/2022

Hard Rock International and Seminole Gaming Win Two International Entertainment Buyers Association Awards

"We are honored to receive these awards from fellow entertainment industry leaders,” said Keith Sheldon, President of Entertainment for Hard Rock International and Seminole Gaming. "Our team continuously strives to provide the best entertainment experience to our guests with artists from all over the world.”

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/17/2022

AZ Governor Betting: Kari Lake Interview Abruptly Cancelled, Katie Hobbs MIA

AZ Governor Betting: Kari Lake Interview Abruptly Cancelled, Katie Hobbs MIA

Republican Kari Lake is coming in as the -190 favorite to be elected the next Governor of Arizona.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/13/2022

Hustler Casino Live to Continue Streaming After Lew-Adelstein Brouhaha

Hustler Casino Live to Continue Streaming After Lew-Adelstein Brouhaha

The California Bureau of Gambling Control (CBGC) will permit the Hustler Casino live stream to continue following a brief probe.  The decision comes following a high profile cheating scandal involving a novice player, vibrating device and apparent threatening behavior. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Oct/13/2022

Rivalry Sees Record Third Quarter Betting Handle & Revenue Driven by Esports Betting

Rivalry Sees Record Third Quarter Betting Handle & Revenue Driven by Esports Betting

Record betting handle1 of $70.3 million in Q3 2022, up 203% year-over-year, and 83% quarter-over-quarter.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/12/2022

G2E: Sports Betting as it is Now is Unsustainable, Could Soon Be Like Uber?

G2E: Sports Betting as it is Now is Unsustainable, Could Soon Be Like Uber?

One of the hot button topics at this week's Las Vegas Global Gaming Expo centered around the ability of some several dozen legal U.S. sportsbooks to coexist in a climate where only one, FanDuel, has reported a profit in a single quarter dating back to 2018.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/11/2022

Can't Use a Credit Card at BetR: Founders Announce Big Move in Vegas

Can't Use a Credit Card at BetR: Founders Announce Big Move in Vegas

The online sports betting site known for its microbetting payments and partnership with YouTube sensation Logan Paul announced at this week's Las Vegas Gaming Expo it will not permit customers to use a credit card when opening an online betting account or placing wagers.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/11/2022

Circa Resort & Casino Wins Property of the Year at 2022 Global Gaming Awards

Circa Resort & Casino Wins Property of the Year at 2022 Global Gaming Awards

Downtown Las Vegas Casino-Resort Claims Title for Second Consecutive Year 

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/10/2022

AdTech Innovator Prizeout Announces Exclusive Withdrawal Partnership with Betr

Prizeout will be the sole withdrawal method for free-to-play winnings within the new micro-betting-focused platform.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/10/2022

Elys Game Technology to Provide Sportsbook at Top Hat Sports Bar & Grill in Maryland

Karen Senac, owner of Bookmakers, LLC commented, “We are delighted to partner with Elys to provide sportsbook services within the Top Hat Sports Bar & Grill located in Parkville, Maryland. Elys’ experience in the market, ease of use for players and reporting for regulatory compliance is what drove Bookmakers to select and sign with Elys."

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/10/2022

Compliance Experts Rightlander Launch Smart Workbench

Compliance Experts Rightlander Launch Smart Workbench

The new product learns and remediates, reduces the marketing compliance workload by up to 90% and translates content for small teams.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/10/2022

San Francisco Radio Station KGO AM Moving to a Sports Betting Format?

San Francisco Radio Station KGO AM Moving to a Sports Betting Format?

KGO Radio in San Francisco abruptly cancelled its news and talk format Thursday and now there is speculation that the am station is moving to a cover the gambling sector.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/09/2022

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma? (Cowboys Edition)

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma?

The Bovada website (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of Oklahoma, as are numerous other offshore sportsbooks more than happy to take bets from those living in the state.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/07/2022

What is the Blackjack Ball? An Exclusive Gathering of the World's Greatest Gamblers

An Exclusive Gathering of the World's Greatest Gamblers

The highly secretive event is often considered the G2 Summit of gambling. But what is it and how did it all begin?

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/07/2022

Can I Bet on DraftKings From Montana? (Grizzlies Edition)

Can I Bet on DraftKings From Montana? (Grizzlies Edition)

DraftKings is not available for placing bets in the great state of Montana.  But if you are looking to wager on sports using your mobile phone, BetUS welcomes those 18 and up from the state.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/06/2022

Bitcoin’s Role in the Evolution of Money With University of Exeter’s Dr. Jack Rogers

The BSV Blockchain and its focus on micropayments has been center stage over the last few weeks in the world of online gambling with the emergence of the Jake Paul promotion BetR.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/06/2022

Florida Sports Betting Case Has Government Advising They Will "Go It Alone"

Florida Sports Betting Case Has Government Advising They Will "Go It Alone"

While a good chunk of the state is still reeling from last week's Hurricane Ian destruction, a Florida sports betting case continues to grind through the courts with very little hope for mobile wagering in the Sunshine State when all is said and done.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/05/2022

Is PrizePicks Legal in Florida? Gators Betting

PrizePicks is legal in the great state of Florida.  It's not quite sports betting, but it's close. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Oct/05/2022

Ways Crypto Help Grow Your Business in the Middle East

Ways Crypto Help Grow Your Gaming Business in the Middle East

Cryptocurrency is rapidly expanding among the world's most lucrative markets, including online gaming. Businesses are catching on to this new digital currency.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Oct/04/2022

Elys Game Technology and Grand Central Announce Second Sportsbook in Washington D.C.

Elys Game Technology, Corp. (“Elys" or the “Company") (Nasdaq:ELYS)(BER:3UW), an interactive gaming and sports betting technology company, today announced it has entered into an agreement to expand its current partnership with the Grand Central Restaurant and Sportsbook, by establishing a new joint venture (JV) to open a second sportsbook location in Washington D.C.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/03/2022

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