Gambling News 23rd August, 2014

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GEORGIA LOBBIES AGAINST FEDERAL ATTEMPTS TO BAN ONLINE GAMBLING

23rd August, 2014 at 03:08:11
States' rights and lottery success the reason to combat Adelson proxies and their attempt to resurrect the Wire Act.

Another US state - this time Georgia - has come out against proposed federal bills seeking to ban online gambling in the United States by resurrecting the Wire Act.

Full Story: Georgia Lobbies Against Federal Attempts To Ban Online Gambling »

BETDIGITAL AWARDED BRITISH GAMBLING COMMISSION LICENCE

23rd August, 2014 at 03:08:11
Remote Gambling Software Licence enables digital content developer to plan for the future.

Betting content and systems developer Betdigital has been awarded a Remote Gambling Software Operating Licence by the UK Gambling Commission, and joins a select few suppliers that have the necessary licensing to meet the terms of Britain's new Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Act ahead of October's introduction.

Full Story: Betdigital Awarded British Gambling Commission Licence »

MICROGAMING ON PLAYER ACCOUNT SEGREGATION

23rd August, 2014 at 03:08:11
Online poker software provider on why it is important to protect players' accounts.

In his latest interesting and relevant blog observations, Microgaming's head of poker, Alex Scott, explains his company's policies and precautions on an issue of serious concern to the player community - the safety and separation of player funds by operators on his company's MPN network..

Full Story: Microgaming On Player Account Segregation »

HOT CARDS IN VIETNAM

23rd August, 2014 at 03:08:11
A new and very dangerous way to cheat at cards.

Police in Vietnam have reported arresting a would-be supplier of marked cards for gambling cheaters, but those who use these may have found that their winning streak was a lot hotter and more dangerous than they thought possible.

Full Story: Hot Cards In Vietnam »