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Microgaming Moves on to the Battlestar Galactica

Casino software provider Microgaming has strengthened their branded game collection as the Battlestar Galactica slot becomes available in online casinos. The Isle of Man-based company […]

The Dark Knight Slot’s First Major Jackpot

The Dark Knight has paid out 5.4 million Kroner – almost £600,000 – to one lucky Norwegian player, Microgaming have announced. Progressive wins are paid […]

William Hill’s Big Greek Withdrawal

Online casino operator and bookmaker William Hill’s withdrawal from Greece will see it lose out on an expected profit of £4-5 million per year. The […]

Lottery is Second Term in Yahoo’s Daily Searches

Search engine Yahoo has revealed that ‘lottery’ was the second most searched daily habit in the UK this year. The term was beaten by ‘stock […]

Cryptologic helps Amaya to European growth

The Cryptologic brand has helped its parent firm, Canada’s Amaya Gaming Group, to record strong third-quarter growth. Amaya’s headquarters are in Montreal, Canada, from where […]

Dragonplay celebrates TRUSTe certification

Dragonplay, a developer of social casino games software for Android devices, this week announced that it is partnering with TRUSTe to help certify its privacy […]

Youth Education Important for Gambling

Gambling workshops are effective at helping young people to understand the industry more, according to newly-published research. ‘Prevention programmes for youth gambling: a review of […]

Major players emerge in concentrating global gambling industry

The global gambling market, which has historically had relatively low levels of brand concentration, is seeing several major players take on worldwide significance, according to […]

Olympic record set by Camelot

The operator of the National Lottery, Camelot has celebrated a record-breaking year in 2012, including reaching its aim of raising £750 million towards covering the […]

Adolescent Impulses Predict Problem Gambling

New research claims that impulsiveness during adolescence can help to identify those who are most at risk from problem gambling when they get older. Researchers […]

Genting Casino Coventry Opens Today

World-renowned casino company Genting is opening Genting Club Coventry today (November 23) at the Skydome in the West Midlands city. Genting previously had two casinos […]

No New Grosvenor Casino in Leeds

Casino operator Grosvenor has dropped out of the bidding to secure a large casino licence in Leeds. The casino operator had teamed up with developer […]

Italians Granted a Decade of Mobile Gambling

Mobile gaming operator Probability has been granted a ten-year licence allowing it to deliver remote gambling services to Italian residents. The licence covers what Probability […]

Microgaming Deemed Socially Responsible

Online casino software company Microgaming have received an Isle of Man Award for Excellence for their commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility. The Isle of Man-based […]

Warner Bros. Sued Over Lord of the Rings Slot

Warner Bros. are being sued by the estate of J.R.R Tolkien and Harper Collins for the licensing agreement struck between the company and Microgaming. If […]

Social Gaming to Set Standards

Players of social gaming users can feel safe in the knowledge that ‘industry standards’ are being set up by the newly formed Social Gaming Association […]

2012 Comes Good with $500,000 Win for Gemma

A gambler named only as Gemma L has seen 2012 take a few unexpected twists and turns – but it has finally come good for […]

Paddy Power’s Irish Invasion Continues on Mobile

The share of Paddy Power Casino play on mobile has grown by 47% in the last five months according to the Irish bookmaker’s H2 results. […]

bwin.party Fights Back After Belgian Bust Up

bwin.party Digital Entertainment have defended their Belgian operations after their co-CEO was taken in for police questioning this week. Norbert Teufelberger appeared before Belgian authorities […]

Education and Employment Key to Problem Gambling Prevention

The educated and employed are potentially less likely to develop gambling problems than more vulnerable groups, according to a Danish study. In a five-year survey […]