Gambling News 07th March, 2014

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MICROGAMING AUGMENTS ITS MOBILE GAMES INVENTORY

07th March, 2014 at 08:17:49
Latest additions are HTML5 and Android versions of popular slots.

Online gambling software provider Microgaming has augmented both its HTML5 and Native Android collection of mobile games with ports of several games currently available to desktop players (X-ref: AZOC's Microgaming casino list).

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NO PLANS TO REVIVE CANBET

07th March, 2014 at 05:46:49
This looks increasingly like another issue where the players will ultimately carry the can.

The Canbet issue reported by InfoPowa last month appears to be going from bad to worse, with new revelations flowing from extensive Australian media coverage, and one of the company's Australian-based directors revealing that there are no plans to revive the company.

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AUSSIES ONLINE GAMBLING STATS - 2013

07th March, 2014 at 05:46:49
New study by Roy Morgan Gambling Monitor shows 21 percent of betting Aussies placed their wagers online.

New research from the independent research firm Roy Morgan Gambling Monitor claims that in 2013 over 3.5 million Australians aged over 18 placed a bet of some kind... and 21 percent of them - or 758,000 people - did so online.

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MUNICIPAL POLICE BUST ONLINE GAMBLING CENTRES IN MALAYSIA

07th March, 2014 at 01:39:32
223 computers seized at six premises.

Municipal police in Subang Jaya, a city in the Selangor province of Malaysia, raided six premises Thursday, seizing a total of 223 computers allegedly used for illegal online gambling activities.

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ONLINE GAMBLER JAILED FOR FRAUD

07th March, 2014 at 01:39:32
Parish clerk embezzled GBP 56,000 from council bank account before being discovered.

Joanne Sharp, a 28-year-old parish clerk and mother of three in the UK with a penchant for online gambling, was jailed for 12 months this week for plundering the bank account of the council for which she worked.

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ANOTHER RECORD YEAR FOR 32RED

07th March, 2014 at 01:39:32
Online gambling group posts record returns for the fourth year running.

Gibraltar-based online gambling group 32Red has posted another strong annual performance for the fourth consecutive year, reporting record revenues and EBITDA.

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