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Casino Software Brand Playtech Promotes Safe Gambling

Johnnie Rivera | 28 September 2020
As part of casino software giant Playtech’s sustainable growth strategy they have announced a collaboration with the Responsible Gambling Council. Read More

Push Gaming Release Mystery Museum Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 11 September 2020
iGaming developers Push Gaming explained that they had a simple goal when creating their latest slot; Mystery Museum. Read More

William Hill Finally Defeats US Casino Rival

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2020
United Kingdom-based William Hill is undergoing what can only be called an unprecedented level of expansion, with the corporation seemingly set on all but dominating the sports betting and casino indu Read More

Casino Company SG Adds Executive Protection

Johnnie Rivera | 31 August 2020
Scientific Games (SG) has adopted a plan that looks to safeguard its top executives. The new Change in Control (CIC) Protection Plan puts in place protection measures for the casino company’s top ex Read More

iSoftBet Release Macau High Roller Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 18 August 2020
The Macau region certainly has a reputation for being a favourite of high rollers. This concept, plus a love for innovation, motivated iGaming developer iSoftBet to create the Macau High Roller slot. Read More

Endorphina Debut Chance Machine 100 Online Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 05 August 2020
Diamonds sparkle and gold glitters in the latest online slot from developers Endorphina. The game is titled Chance Machine 100, and even a quick glance will reveal the interesting combination of theme Read More

Kambi Group Celebrate Q2 Casino & Betting Success

Johnnie Rivera | 28 July 2020
B2B sports betting and casino software provider Kambi Group says it’s exceptionally satisfied with the way in which it has managed to navigate the knock-on effects of the global health crisis. The g Read More

Lightning Box Thrills With Spartan Fire Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 16 July 2020
If ever the time was right to embrace fiery hot entertainment on the reels, then that time is now! And its all owing to the creative team of genius developers at award-winning iGaming studio Lightning Read More

Bragg Gaming Group Casino Revenue Dips

Johnnie Rivera | 08 July 2020
The Bragg Gaming Group has announced a first quarter net loss to the tune of €5.7 million. This loss for the casino solutions provider is despite a revenue growth of 44% for the quarter when compare Read More

LeoVegas’ LiveCasino Launches

Johnnie Rivera | 29 June 2020
Players in Canada, Ireland, and New Zealand can add a new premium live dealer online casino platform to their gaming options. The LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group launched its LiveCasino brand in those co Read More

MGA Report Shows How Casinos Boost Economy

Johnnie Rivera | 24 June 2020
The gaming industry in 2019 alone contributed a smashing €1.56 billion to Malta’s economy. This is according to the latest annual revenue and performance report released by the Malta Gaming Author Read More

Thunderkick Unveil Beat The Beast Online Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 09 June 2020
Thunderkick is an exciting young developer studio focused on the creation of engaging and distinguished online slots. The team aims to eventually grow into a force unrivalled in the field of original Read More

SG Unveil Cashless Casino Payments

Johnnie Rivera | 29 May 2020
As the world transitions to a new normal, the casino industry is looking to a variety of ways that will enable them to reopen while still keeping their pla Read More

Play’n GO Release Charlie Chance In Hell to Pay Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 25 May 2020
Play’n GO’s Charlie Chance in Hell to Pay may be a brand-new slot hot off the production line, but it’s meant to invoke a true sense of classic re Read More

NetEnt Closes IWG Casino Games Deal

Johnnie Rivera | 12 May 2020
NetEnt has embarked on what must be one of the most exciting new ventures in the history of the company. The leading casino games supplier has entered into an agreement with Instant Win Gaming (IWG). Read More

Evolution Gaming Sees Rise In Casino Revenue

Johnnie Rivera | 28 April 2020
Evolution Gaming has said that the recent ongoing mass migration from betting on sports to playing live casino games is behind its superb 45% Q Read More

The Stars Group Sees Casino Revenue Increase

Johnnie Rivera | 22 April 2020
The Stars Group has announced a revenue of US$735 million for the first quarter of 2020. The revenue, made between January and March of this year, sets a company record for the international online ca Read More

Yggdrasil Gaming Grows Casino Games Portfolio

Johnnie Rivera | 14 April 2020
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Soft2Bet Expands Their Online Casino Portfolio

Johnnie Rivera | 12 March 2020
Operator Soft2Bet have landed a significant partnership that will dramatically increase the number of available games at their online casinos. The company, which is known for its specialisation as a t Read More

Scientific Games to Add AI to OpenSports Platform

Johnnie Rivera | 05 March 2020
iGaming giant Scientific Games has partnered with iGaming AI engine supplier Vaix.ai in a brand-new partnership deal. The goal of the partnership is for Scientific to provide its clients’ custom Read More

Yggdrasil Unleashes New Ice And Fire Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 26 February 2020
Yggdrasil Gaming are well known for their quality online slots, and their latest release, Ice and Fire, is no exception. The casino game comes courtesy of a collaboration between the Yggdrasil Gaming Read More

Aspire Global Reports Increased Casino Revenue

Johnnie Rivera | 21 February 2020
Aspire Global’s recent 26% year-on-year revenue improvement announcement could not have come at a better time for the casino company. The improvement is considered solid proof that the gaming giants Read More

MGA Approves Roll-out of High 5 Casino

Johnnie Rivera | 05 February 2020
High 5 Casino is a subsidiary of the independent casino software developer High 5 Games. The new iGaming platform has just been granted approval to enter the real money gaming industry by the Malta Ga Read More

Play’n GO Releases Wild Blood II Sequel Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 28 January 2020
Swedish games giant Play’n GO is off to a fantastic start as far as 2020 is concerned. The leading slots developer is already on release number 3 for the year, having now launched a brand-new vampir Read More

Oryx Gaming Launches B2B Gaming Solution

Johnnie Rivera | 23 January 2020
Oryx Gaming is one of the top names in B2B gaming solutions, and they’ve just released their latest offering; a data analytics platform. The development subsidiary of Bragg Gaming Group has stat Read More

Gateway & Leisure Announce Casino Merger

Johnnie Rivera | 08 January 2020
GTWY Holdings, the parent company of Gateway Casinos and Entertainment, and Leisure Acquisition Corporation have announced the signing of a new casino deal for a business combination merger. Under the Read More

CGA Keen To Regulate Sports Betting Like Casinos

Johnnie Rivera | 31 December 2019
The Canadian Gaming Association, or CGA, is backing Sandra Pupatello’s call to amend the criminal code and legalise single-event sports betting. Read More

Domain Banning Ruling To Affect Casinos

Johnnie Rivera | 21 November 2019
A recent Canadian Federal Court ruling against Gold TV could impact domain blocking across the country. A wide scope of businesses, including online and land-based casinos, could be affected by this. Read More

GiG Shuts In-House Casino Development Brand

Johnnie Rivera | 20 November 2019
Gaming Innovation Group, or GiG, is a well-known tech company with an online casino focus. Recently, it was announced that it would be stopping investments in its proprietary development platform, whi Read More

Microgaming To Launch 6 New Casino Games

Johnnie Rivera | 14 November 2019
This December, Microgaming is celebrating the festive season by adding some new casino games to its already impressive selection. Read More

New Tiki Vikings Online Slot Set for Release

Johnnie Rivera | 06 August 2019
Microgaming, one of the biggest developers in casino software, has partnered with Just For The Win to create Tiki Vikings. The new online slot will be available at Microgaming operators from Wednesday Read More

Playtech Seals Significant Deal With OLG

Johnnie Rivera | 30 July 2019
iGaming games and service provider Playtech has long been recognised as a company concerned with player safety and the global sustainability of the online gaming industry. The supplier-developer recen Read More

Wynn Boston Harbor Casino Racked By Scandal

Johnnie Rivera | 18 July 2019
Despite tireless effort by Wynn Resorts, the Encore Boston Harbor Hotel and Casino seems destined to suffer a major scandal. Most astounding is that the conglomerate has yet to fully recover from a pr Read More

Scientific Games Announces BlueRibbon Deal

Johnnie Rivera | 16 July 2019
Top casino content and tech provider Scientific Games has entered into a partnership with BlueRibbon in attempt to boost its own OGS technology and general reach in the worldwide marketplace. The US-b Read More

BCLC Regulator Resigns Amidst Controversy

Johnnie Rivera | 12 July 2019
Robert Kroeker, Vice-President for Corporate Compliance at the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC), has resigned. This happened after British Columbia’s gambling regulator had pledged to loo Read More

Gaming Realms Set to Focus on Slingo

Johnnie Rivera | 02 July 2019
iGaming software developer Gaming Realms has set its sights on continued US industry expansion and development of its portfolio of Slingo games. The change of pace for the firm has come about as it is Read More

NBA To Launch Virtual Betting Game

Johnnie Rivera | 25 June 2019
After the Raptors recent win, the NBA is even more popular in Canada than ever before. So, the news that the National Basketball Association is set to release a virtual game titled NBA Last 90 is more Read More

NJ Sports Betting Now Allowed On Google Ads

Johnnie Rivera | 21 June 2019
Up until now, Google Ads has had stringent policies in place when it comes to gambling advertising. However, in its most recent update to its Gambling and Games Advertising Policies in May this year, Read More

Stars Group & Right To Play Boost Alliance

Johnnie Rivera | 20 June 2019
Global iGaming leader The Stars Group Inc., has announced an extension to their relationship with global charity Right To Play. Their current partnership will be continued for a further 2 years as the Read More

New Ruby Casino Queen Slot Hits Casinos

Johnnie Rivera | 14 June 2019
Microgaming and their independent partner studio Just For the Win have proudly revealed their latest online slots creation to the world. Developed exclusively for Microgaming casinos by JFTW’s team, Read More

THE BIG $PIN is WCLC's Top Earner

Johnnie Rivera | 03 June 2019
THE BIG $PIN lottery has been going since March 2019, and is already the highest-ranked game for the Western Canadian Lottery Corporation, or WCLC, over the last decade. The ticket is especially colou Read More

Meek Mill Denied Entry To Vegas Casino

Johnnie Rivera | 29 May 2019
Social media has been abuzz lately with allegations of racism after a major Las Vegas hotel and casino denied entry to a prominent black rapper. According to reports, Meek Mill was denied entry to the Read More

Nuvei to Buy SafeCharge for $889 Million

Johnnie Rivera | 24 May 2019
Multibillion-dollar payments technology company Nuvei Corp. has put out an all-cash offer to purchase British online payments processing company SafeCharge. This comes at a time when there has been a Read More

Ontario On The Verge Of A Privatised Market

Johnnie Rivera | 16 April 2019
Change is very seldom a bad thing, and if Canada’s Conservative Party has its way, Ontario’s online gambling industry may be experiencing its fair share of significant changes soon. Curren Read More

LeoVegas Launches Live Tournament Module

Johnnie Rivera | 11 April 2019
Stockholm-listed mobile casino gaming giant LeoVegas has been hard at work on ideas to improve its customer engagement tools across all of its popular iGaming platforms. Now, the operator has seemingl Read More

BCLC’s Suspicious Stake Increase Revealed

Johnnie Rivera | 28 March 2019
The Canadian province of British Columbia has been all over news headlines lately thanks to its years-long spate of money laundering at local casinos. Now that investigations are revealing more inform Read More

Ontario In Favour Of Sports Betting

Johnnie Rivera | 13 March 2019
Whenever anything worthy of news happens to go down, it’s almost certainly going down in Ontario. Canada’s largest province is once again proving why it’s also the country’s mo Read More

NFL Does A 360 Turn On Betting Sponsorships

Johnnie Rivera | 27 February 2019
It’s definitely true that money talks. Just ask the NFL. For many years, the National Football League boldly stated its absolute and undiluted disdain in even the possibility of sports betting b Read More

Super Bowl Sweepstakes Prize Stolen

Johnnie Rivera | 15 February 2019
There will be no Bay Street winner of this year’s high-stakes Super Bowl sweepstakes, except for the thief who made off with the $500000 pot. No details have been confirmed, but it is believed t Read More

Hunt For Phil Ivey’s Assets Gains Momentum

Johnnie Rivera | 07 February 2019
Trying to tread hot water is considerably more unpleasant than treading water at all. Just ask disgraced Poker legend, Phil Ivey. The player, considered to be the best Poker player of his generation, Read More

Plug Pulled On Stars Group & Paddy Power Merger

Johnnie Rivera | 30 January 2019
The word on the street is that Paddy Power Betfair is believed to have held in-depth discussions with Canadian-based The Stars Group about the possibility of a merger. According to some reports, these Read More

GVC Announces Management Re-Structure

Johnnie Rivera | 23 January 2019
GVC Holdings is getting its affairs in order. The beginning of a new year is always a favourite time for companies to clean house and reshuffle especially management positions in order to get the best Read More

Gateway Casinos Get Ready for a Makeover

Johnnie Rivera | 14 January 2019
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation recently selected Gateway Casinos to manage casino venues as a part of what is being termed a Central Gaming Bundle. The deal amounted to roughly CA$90 milli Read More

MGM 2020 Program Promotes Growth

Johnnie Rivera | 09 January 2019
MGM Resorts International has recently launched a new programme, MGM 2020. Its aim is to reduce overall costs, improve efficiency, and to better the company’s position for growth. Read More

How Online Gambling Is Evolving

Johnnie Rivera | 19 December 2018
As the world of online gambling continues to expand and evolve, ever more companies enter into what is quickly becoming a crowded marketplace. The question is; what are these companies going to do to Read More

$1 Million Worth of Jewels Stolen in Casino Heist

Johnnie Rivera | 05 December 2018
The owner of Ocean Resort Casino has fallen victim to what has been called a real-life heist. The thieves managed to make off with a significant amount of the owner’s wife’s jewellery in true Ocea Read More

BetSoft Releases ChilliPop Video Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 30 November 2018
Betsoft’s latest video slot, ChilliPop has gone live, and is expected to be a great hit. The game is set against a Mexican town backdrop and is all about mixing your salsa ingredients just right to Read More

Play’n Go’s Dragon Maiden Slot Unveiled

Johnnie Rivera | 23 November 2018
Fans of the innovative online slots that the Play’n GO games developer company has built a reputation on will be pleased about the announcement of a new title. Read More

Inventions for Our High-Tech Future

Johnnie Rivera | 13 November 2018
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The Stars Group Acquisitions Pay Off in Q3

Johnnie Rivera | 12 November 2018
The Stars Group is enjoying a boost in revenue thanks to the acquisition of Sky Betting and Gaming in the UK, and several Australian online brands. Read More

MGM GVC Interactive Name Adam Greenblatt as CEO

Johnnie Rivera | 06 November 2018
A new company deserves new leadership, and that is exactly what MGM GVC Interactive has done. In a press release by the company, it announced the appointment of Adam Greenblatt as the its CEO. Read More

Relax Gaming Launches Zombie Circus Slot

Johnnie Rivera | 26 October 2018
What better way to celebrate to celebrate All Hallows Eve than with a solid dash of adventure with the undead? Thanks to Relax Gaming’s second network slot release, Zombie Circus, this is exactly wh Read More

OLG Reports Increase In Annual Profits

Johnnie Rivera | 17 October 2018
Revenue income and profit generated by gambling and betting services and games are up by 5% across sectors for the year, when compared to last year’s figures. This is according to Ontario Lotter Read More

FanDuel and Alexa Join Forces

Johnnie Rivera | 12 October 2018
Now fans of the NFL can enjoy some betting action for free with FanDuel’s new Pick 6 offering. Using the new Amazon Echo and Alexa, NFL fans could win entry into the Pick 6 $1K Free Play competition Read More

New Wearables Taking the Market by Storm in 2018

Johnnie Rivera | 11 October 2018
With the constantly evolving world of tech, the wearables landscape is forever changing and coming up with new innovations for consumers. The trends for 2018 seem to be a reduction in size in wearabl Read More

Pragmatic Play Pairs Up with PokerStars

Johnnie Rivera | 03 October 2018
Pragmatic Play, world-renowned as a game provider for innovative video slots, has signed off on a deal with Canadian-based brand PokerStars Casino. Read More

Mohegan Wins OLG Casino Bid

Johnnie Rivera | 28 September 2018
Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) has reported that they have won the tender for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG)’s Gaming Bundle in Niagara Falls, Ontario. It was a tough Read More

How to Permanently Delete Your Facebook Account

Johnnie Rivera | 20 September 2018
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Yggdrasil Gaming Partners With Nitro Circus

Johnnie Rivera | 10 September 2018
Cherry AB-owned Yggdrasil Gaming has shown itself to be a truly innovative developer in the iGaming industry, and its latest stunt serves to completely drive home that particular notion. The developer Read More

Pharma Co Investing In Secret Casino Project

Johnnie Rivera | 07 September 2018
Canadian based company Easton Pharmaceuticals has confirmed that it has entered into agreement that sees it invested in the development of a new casino and resort in Europe. This will be the second ca Read More

Play’n GO’s Rise Of Olympus Slot Goes Live

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
Popular Swedish-based development house Play’n GO has announced the launch of a brand new online slot, Rise of Olympus. The title is quite telling of the fact that the game is based on one of th Read More

New Mexico Casino Proposal

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
Full House Resorts, the gaming facility developer and operator based in Las Vegas, has put forward proposals to the New Mexico Racing Commission to build a new property. This is in response to the pro Read More

Top 5 Coolest James Bond Cars

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
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The Future Of Charging Devices

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
This may sound a bit Science Fiction, but soon you may well be using your own body as a source of power for your mobile phone or tablet. It looks like the future of charging will use either your own b Read More

157 New Emojis Coming Soon

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
Emoji-lovers will be happy to learn that no fewer than 157 brand new emojis are due for release later this year. New emojis will include redheads, a cupcake, a female superhero and a pirate flag, to n Read More

Blue Ivy’s Art Auction Spending Spree

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
Eyebrows rose, and people weren’t sure if they should be charmed, or offended, when the six year old daughter of Jay-Z and Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, bid a staggering nineteen thousand United Sta Read More

Footballers Who Like to Gamble

Johnnie Rivera | 04 September 2018
Betting and gambling is the type of entertainment that is enjoyed by a great number of people, and it is not limited to those of a certain social status or income level. Politicians play, managers are Read More