Gambling News 05th February, 2014

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TCSJOHNHUXLEY TAKES ON EVERYMATRIX PRODUCT

05th February, 2014 at 14:41:30
Establishes Interactive Division

Live gaming solution provider TCSJOHNHUXLEY has entered into an exclusive interactive gaming agreement with EveryMatrix Holdings Ltd as it launches its own interactive division.

Full Story: Tcsjohnhuxley Takes On Everymatrix Product »

GOOD RESULTS FROM EVOLUTION MULTI-GAME FUNCTIONALITY

05th February, 2014 at 09:53:04
Popular with high rollers and VIPS who are comfortable with multi-betting and multi-tasking

Evolution Gaming says its new Multi-Game Play (MGP) feature, available across all Evolution Live Gaming tables, is proving popular.

Full Story: Good Results From Evolution Multi-game Functionality »

MICROGAMING'S AVALON II GOES LIVE

05th February, 2014 at 09:53:04
Players tasked to retrieve the Grail from its secret resting place in second installment

Microgaming has launched the much anticipated sequel to its original Avalon online slot titled Avalon II: The Quest for the Grail.

Full Story: Microgaming's Avalon Ii Goes Live »

BETFUZE LAUNCH NEW iPAD BETTING APP

05th February, 2014 at 09:53:04
Offers crowd sourced insights

BetFuze has launched a new free sports betting app designed specifically for the iPad which offers users crowd sourced insights using the " Sentimeter â„¢", sporting news, statistics and personalised content.

Full Story: Betfuze Launch New Ipad Betting App »

ADELSON FACES STRONG OPPOSITION WITH NEW COALITION

05th February, 2014 at 09:53:04
Coalition backed by MGM International and prominent politicians take on internet gambling antagonist

Politico reports a serious push against Sheldon Adelson's efforts to ban internet gambling with the launch of " The Coalition for Consumer and Online Protection" (TCCOP).

Full Story: Adelson Faces Strong Opposition With New Coalition »

BETFAIR APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
Leo Quinn joins the board as a non-executive director in March

The UK online gambling company Betfair Group plc has announced the appointment of Leo Quinn as a Non-Executive Director with effect from March 5 this year.

Full Story: Betfair Appoints New Director »

PHILIPPINES POLICE CONTINUE CRACKDOWN ON ILLEGAL INTERNET GAMBLING

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
10 South Koreans arrested in latest raids.

Philippine police anti-cybercrime officers have arrested 10 South Korean nationals for allegedly operating an illegal online gambling site in an upmarket Manila apartment complex, the Associated Press news agency reports.

Full Story: Philippines Police Continue Crackdown On Illegal Internet Gambling »

U.K. NEWSPAPER CRITICISED FOR F.O.B.T. REPORTAGE (Update)

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
Responsible Gambling Trust says it has received full cooperation from the gambling industry.

Last week's reportage in The Guardian newspaper on the Fixed Odds Betting Terminal furore in Britain (see previous report) has come in for some stern criticism from the Responsible Gaming Trust.

Full Story: U.k. Newspaper Criticised For F.o.b.t. Reportage (update) »

GAMBLING CONSULTANCY MAKES U.S.ONLINE PREDICTIONS

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
Intrastate legalisation momentum will continue to build over the next four years, H2 forecasts.

In an assessment of the US online gambling market prepared for the publication iGaming Business this week, the respected H2 Gambling Capital consultancy makes some interesting predictions for the region:

Full Story: Gambling Consultancy Makes U.s.online Predictions »

NET ENTERTAINMENT LAUNCHES ALIENS ONLINE SLOT

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
In Space, no one can hear you scream....!

Swedish online gambling software developer Net Entertainment has unveiled its much-hyped mystery slot Aliens at the International Casino Expo in London, claiming that the new product is "...a true innovation milestone for both Net Entertainment and the industry in general."

Full Story: Net Entertainment Launches Aliens Online Slot »

MACAU GAMBLING CALMER IN JANUARY

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
Gambling revenue growth lower than estimates at 7 percent.

China's offshore gambling island of Macau delivered 28.7 billion patacas ($3.6 billion) in gambling revenues for the first month of 2014, recording its lowest growth rate since October 2012 at 7 percent.

Full Story: Macau Gambling Calmer In January »

YGGDRASIL LAUNCHES ITS FIRST MOBILE SLOT

05th February, 2014 at 02:40:23
Jokerizer iSENSE live today with four licensees.

The Swedish online gambling software developer Yggdrasil Gaming unveiled Jokerizer iSENSE, its first mobile slot today (Monday), going live at four licensees simultaneously.

Full Story: Yggdrasil Launches Its First Mobile Slot »