Gambling News 15th May, 2013

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ABZORBA GAMES LAUNCH MOBILE LIVE DEALER ROULETTE

15th May, 2013 at 15:03:52
Augments Hub of Fun portfolio

Athens and Delaware-based mobile gaming firm AbZorba Games has released Live Roulette for iOS to its mobile casino Hub of Fun.

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TOTE GOES LIVE WITH POOL BETTING ON FANTASY FOOTBALL (Update)

15th May, 2013 at 09:07:37
Tote expands to football from horse racing only

A deal agreed between UK bookmaker Betfred and TotelFootball earlier this year (see previous report) has come to fruition with the launch of pool betting on fantasy football made available to the Tote's customers.

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KISS BRAND LAUNCHES ON WILLIAMS INTERACTIVE RGS

15th May, 2013 at 09:07:37
Terrestrial colossal reels slot games added to online casinos

WMS Industries subsidiary Williams Interactive has announced the launch of KISS: Shout It Out Loud an online slot born from a deal brokered by Live Nation Merchandise (see previous report).

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GALEA RETURNS TO MALTA ONLINE GAMBLING REGULATOR

15th May, 2013 at 03:39:02
Appointed chairman of the LGA

Mario Galea is back in the regulatory saddle at the Lotteries and Gaming Authority in Malta.

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BETFRED CONSOLIDATES MOBILE GAMING OPERATIONS

15th May, 2013 at 03:39:02
Interactive division of major UK gambling group combines all of its mobile betting facilities

The major land and online gambling group Betfred in the UK has revealed that it has embarked on a plan to consolidate all of its mobile betting services on one platform. The initiative includes apps like Goals Galore and Virtual Sports, along with the company's new mobile sports book.

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U.S. HOMELAND SECURITY MOVES AGAINST BITCOIN?

15th May, 2013 at 03:39:02
Is this motivated by another anti-online gambling drive?

Creating a buzz on internet gambling message boards late Tuesday were Ars Technica and CNN reports that the virtual currency Bitcoin is under siege by US Homeland Security and Department of Justice authorities.

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