Gambling News 30th January, 2013

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NORDICBET AND BETSAFE OFFERING WMS GAMES

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
Williams Interactive signs up European online casino operators

Williams Interactive, the online games supply division of Chicago-based casino supplier and games developer WMS, has signed two major European internet gambling operators for a wide selection of the company's games, including Bruce Lee, Kronos and Zeus slots.

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FLORIDA TO DISCUSS ONLINE GAMBLING

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
More evidence of the intense US interest at state level

The land gambling industry in the state of Florida will gathering at the 8th Florida Gaming Congress between February 25-26, and a key element on the agenda is a panel discussion on internet gambling - further evidence of the intense interest in the topic at state levels in the United States.

Full Story: Florida To Discuss Online Gambling »

NEW HTML5 MOBILE GAMBLING SERVICE FROM 10BET

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
New platform is powered by SBTech

Online sports betting operator 10Bet has launched a new HTML5-based mobile betting platform developed by sports betting software provider SBTech.

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POCKET FRUITY JOINS FORCES WITH KERRANG!

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
Rock Genre and Radio Disc Jockeys

AlchemyBet 's mobile brand Pocket Fruity has created a head-banging, rock 'n roll mobile slot in partnership with Kerrang! Radio, a specialist UK-based rock-music radio station.

Full Story: Pocket Fruity Joins Forces With Kerrang! »

32RED APPOINTS AD AGENCY

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
Build brand awareness in UK market and further afield

Online gambling group 32Red PLC has awarded its global advertising account to the recently-launched Hometown London agency - an account which is estimated to have been worth GBP 3 Million last year while held by Cravens agency.

Full Story: 32red Appoints Ad Agency »

BETFRED SIGNS FANTASY FOOTBALL DEAL

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
Augments fantasy sports selection with football pool betting from third party supplier

Betfred, UK bookmaker and owner of The Tote, has entered into an agreement with TotelFootball to enable it to offer pool betting on fantasy football for Totepool.com customers.

Full Story: Betfred Signs Fantasy Football Deal »

NYX QUICK TO TAKE UP SHERIFF GAMING MOBILE GAMES

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
Extends relationship to include portfolio yet to be launched

The ink has barely dried on Sheriff Gaming's announcement of the impending launch of its new mobile games portfolio SMART (see previous report) as NYX Interactive announced an extension to its relationship with the games developer.

Full Story: Nyx Quick To Take Up Sheriff Gaming Mobile Games »

ONLINE CRAPS LATEST WORLD MATCH RELEASE

30th January, 2013 at 14:44:38
New 3D classic table game goes online

Malta-based developer World Match (WM) debuted its latest 3D online game, Craps, featuring dice history and social network tie-in's set in "the atmosphere of the most glamorous casinos".

Full Story: Online Craps Latest World Match Release »

RANK AGREES LICENCE DEAL WITH ENTERACTION

30th January, 2013 at 07:24:33
Social gaming platform supply deal

Rank Group Plc will make use of social gaming provider Enteraction's GameShaper+ social gaming platform in a two-year licence agreement signed this week.

Full Story: Rank Agrees Licence Deal With Enteraction »

NYX OGS LAUNCHES DC WARNER BROS GAMES

30th January, 2013 at 07:24:33
Popular brand games through strategic partnerships

Swedish interactive software provider NYX Interactive has launched four DC Warner Bros Games, which include Superman and The Green Lantern, via its NYX OGS product following a strategic partnership deal with Amaya Gaming.

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MR GREEN TAKES ON QUICKSPIN GAMES

30th January, 2013 at 07:24:33
Full portfolio access in game supply deal

Online casino Mr Green has entered into agreement with game developer Quickspin allowing the operator access to Quickspin's complete portfolio of games.

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WAR OF WORDS AT IGT HOTS UP

30th January, 2013 at 03:54:33
Focus on internet gambling is flawed, says challenger

The fight for seats on the board of online and land games and machine supplier International Game Technology (see previous reports) became more intense Tuesday when Jason Ader, whose investment firm is leading a group seeking seats on the board against the will of the current management, criticised its recent decisions.

Full Story: War Of Words At Igt Hots Up »

RGA REFUTES ONLINE GAMBLING REPORT IN UK NEWSPAPER

30th January, 2013 at 03:54:33
Trade body's chief executive characterises report as "inaccurate" and "sensational".

Clive Hawkswood, the chief executive of the trade body Remote Gambling Association, responded Tuesday to weekend reports in The Independent newspaper that 'A huge increase in gambling addicts will make Britain's obsession with online betting a GBP 2 billion business', by calling the article "inaccurate" and "sensational".

Full Story: Rga Refutes Online Gambling Report In Uk Newspaper »

GIBRALTAR ONLINE GAMING FIRMS PLAN FIGHT AGAINST NEW UK LAW

30th January, 2013 at 03:54:33
GBP 500,000 war chest available for litigation against the UK's proposed new 'point-of-consumption' licensing and tax regime

The UK government's intention to impose taxation and secondary licensing on offshore internet gambling operators wishing to access the British market (see previous reports) faces some tough opponents.

Full Story: Gibraltar Online Gaming Firms Plan Fight Against New Uk Law »

ATLANTIC CLUB CASINO WARNS ON STAFF LAY-OFFS

30th January, 2013 at 03:54:33
Could the Pokerstars acquisition make a difference to New Jersey legalization law?

Industry observers speculated Tuesday on whether the proposed acquisition of the Atlantic Club land casino in New Jersey by Pokerstars (see previous reports) would stave off extensive staff lay-offs that might lay ahead.

Full Story: Atlantic Club Casino Warns On Staff Lay-offs »