Gambling News 02nd May, 2013

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WHERE THERE ARE GAMBLING PROBLEMS, THERE'S MONEY...FOR SOME

02nd May, 2013 at 16:44:22
US lawyers considering the opportunities presented by legalised online gambling

Product liability lawyers in the United States are apparently licking their lips at the prospect of problem gambling business as various US states move towards legalised online gambling, reports the Reuters news agency.

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PROBABILITY - GLU MOBILE LAUNCH CONTRACT KILLER ONLINE SLOT

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
Partnership expands real-money gambling portfolio.

The Glu Mobile - Probability plc mobile gambling partnership (see previous reports) has expanded its real-money mobile gambling portfolio to include a new Contract Killer mobile slots game, and has begun development on Glu-IP-branded mobile casino suites.

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VOTE FOR ONLINE GAMBLING IN WASHINGTON POLL

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
PPA backs Wall Street Journal survey on legalised online gambling.

The action group Poker Players Alliance has appealed to online poker players to show their support for legalisation in the United States by voting in a Wall Street Journal poll just up at:

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NEW ONLINE GAMBLING PARTNERSHIP

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
OMEGA Gaming and Optimove nnnounce collaboration

Omega Gaming Ltd. and Optimove have teamed up to provide online gaming operators with a combination of an online gaming platform and marketing campaign optimisation the AZOC casino guide has learned today. The two companies are now offering their systems in an integrated fashion for fast and easy deployment by customers.

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SPIELO G2 - SVENSKA SPEL PARTNERSHIP EXTENDED

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
Another four yearsâEURŠ.

Spielo G2, the i-gaming and sports betting division of Spielo International, has announced that it has signed a long-term extension to continue supplying Swedish state-owned gambling monopoly Svenska Spel with its online poker product.

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UK MANAGER STOLE GBP 461,000 TO FEED ONLINE GAMBLING HABIT

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
26-year-old business manager blew GBP 20,000 a month on internet gambling

Christopher Moses, the 26-year-old business manager of a UK recruitment company was jailed for over three years this week after stealing a total of GBP 461,000 from his employers to feed an online gambling habit.

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DELAWARE CHOOSES ITS ONLINE GAMBLING SUPPLIERS (Update)

02nd May, 2013 at 09:44:34
WMS subsidiary Williams Interactive, 888 and Scientific Games selected for internet gambling services

The US state of Delaware is moving quickly on its intrastate online gambling legalisation program, selecting WMS subsidiary Williams Interactive, 888 and Scientific Games as its suppliers only two months after publishing its Request for Proposals (see previous reports).

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MACAU GAMBLING UP AGAIN IN APRIL

02nd May, 2013 at 02:39:13
Revenues up another 13 percent

Gambling revenue in Macau, the world's biggest land gambling destination, rose 13.2 percent to 28.3 billion patacas ($3.54 billion) in April, according to government data.

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