Gambling News 18th December, 2012

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NYX INTERACTIVE HELPS LUCKEE INTO THE MOBILE MARKET

18th December, 2012 at 08:32:21
Initial batch of six games planned

Online gambling software provider NYX Interactive has partnered with the Luckee games company in a deal that will increase its growing mobile offering, MOVE powered by NYX OGS.

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NEW JERSEY ASSEMBLY APPROVES ONLINE GAMBLING BILL (Update)

18th December, 2012 at 01:38:57
For the second time in as many years, New Jersey Assembly lawmakers give the nod to intrastate internet gambling

By a margin of almost 2 to 1 Tuesday the New Jersey House of Assembly again indicated its approval for regulated and licensed intrastate online gambling, the second time it has done so in as many years.

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ITALIAN ONLINE SLOT ACTION WORTH EURO 268 MILLION A YEAR?

18th December, 2012 at 01:38:57
December 3rd's further liberation of the Italian internet gambling industry will generate big money, say analysts

When Italian regulator AAMS finally permitted online slot action in the Italian gambling market on December 3rd this year, it opened the door for the generation of significant revenues, say analysts.

Full Story: Italian Online Slot Action Worth Euro 268 Million A Year? »

IT ENGINEER JAILED FOR HACKING ONLINE GAMBLING DATABASE

18th December, 2012 at 01:38:57
Hacker illegally obtained sensitive information about high profile French punters

The Irish Independent reports that a Hewlett Packard computer engineer in Dublin has been sentenced to two years imprisonment, one of which is suspended, after pleading guilty to hacking into the business accounts of an unidentified online betting firm, where he illegally accessed sensitive information about a number of well-known French personalities.

Full Story: It Engineer Jailed For Hacking Online Gambling Database »

GAMBLING ADDICTION? TAKE A PILL

18th December, 2012 at 01:38:57
Aussie researchers to trial Naltrexone on problem gamblers

It has worked on alcoholics, and now the drug Naltrexone will be trialled on addictive gamblers, the Australian publication SBS.com reported Monday.

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