Gambling News 06th March, 2012

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JETBET SOFTWARE GAINING GROUND

06th March, 2012 at 14:15:15
An accountant with a low budget but plenty of determination is starting to make an impact on the sports betting industry

The York betting software start-up Stakesoft, operating from budget premises at the university in that historic city, is reportedly making remarkable headway in the online sports betting sector with its Jetbet poduct, initially developed to speed up betting for users of the world's largest betting exchange, Betfair.

Full Story: Jetbet Software Gaining Ground »

GROWING REALISATION THAT ONLINE GAMBLING REGULATION IS NEEDED

06th March, 2012 at 14:15:15
Another Caesars Entertainment exec punts federal legalisation

Caesars Entertainment executives certainly seem adept at singing from the same hymn sheet (to use corporate parlance), with the chief financial officer the latest to punt for federal legalisation of online poker.

Full Story: Growing Realisation That Online Gambling Regulation Is Needed »

NEW ONLINE ID CHECKING SOFTWARE

06th March, 2012 at 14:15:15
Online ID checks with Netverify

The California-based image recognition technology developer Jumio has followed its successful Netswipe online product with a new online ID verification offering branded Netverify.

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GAMBLING SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT IN THE U.S. IS BECOMING MORE COMPETITIVE

06th March, 2012 at 14:15:15
Social network gaming, and the rapidly changing legal scene, is making games development more attractive

With a more promising legal environment in prospect, and a burgeoning social gaming casino market, games development in the United States is becoming an increasingly dynamic and attractive sector.

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VIETNAM WISES UP ON SPORTS BETTING

06th March, 2012 at 05:02:05
Is the example of other Asian nations influencing government?

The success of other Asian nations such as Singapore in the controlled introduction of strictly regulated gambling may have persuaded the Vietnamese government to reconsider its previously negative position on sports betting.

Full Story: Vietnam Wises Up On Sports Betting »

AUSSIE TENNIS BOOSTS BETFAIR Q3 RESULTS

06th March, 2012 at 05:02:05
GBP 50 million wagered on Australian Open

Betfair's third quarter results released Tuesday received a welcome boost from the Australian Open tennis tournament, where mainly online punters placed some GBP50 million in bets.

Full Story: Aussie Tennis Boosts Betfair Q3 Results »

NEW JERSEY ONLINE GAMBLING BILL ADVANCES

06th March, 2012 at 00:18:17
State Senate committee passes new Lesniak measure despite horserace operato opposition

New Jersey came back into focus this week when a state Senate committee advanced a new online gambling legalisation bill introduced by diehard legislator Senator Ray Lesniak.

Full Story: New Jersey Online Gambling Bill Advances »