Gambling News 23rd October, 2014

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NETENT'S NEXT BIG SLOT

23rd October, 2014 at 12:58:24
Now you see him....now you don't.

Swedish online gambling software provider Net Entertainment has posted pre-release publicity on its next big branded slot, a twenty first century take on the popular 1930's movie theme "The Invisible Man".

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IMPROVING THE PLAYER EXPERIENCE

23rd October, 2014 at 12:58:24
Playtech to provide its operators with Dynamic Yield platform.

Playtech has inked a deal with personalisation and optimisation provider Dynamic Yield that will enable it to offer an enhanced service platform to its licensee operators, allowing them to create a better and more relevant real-time playing experience for their customers.

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NEW JERSEY FILES RESPONSE TO SPORTS LEAGUES' LITIGATION

23rd October, 2014 at 12:58:24
Thoroughbred horse industry and New Jersey Expo Authority join state in opposing the leagues' request for an injunction.

The US national sports leagues' request for a court injunction against New Jersey's new laws permitting sports betting at intrastate racetracks and casinos (see previous reports) has been quickly opposed by the New Jersey Attorney General's office, the state's thoroughbred horsemen, and the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority.

Full Story: New Jersey Files Response To Sports Leagues' Litigation »

ODOBO ADDS CANADIAN MOBILE PRODUCTS TO ITS MARKETPLACE

23rd October, 2014 at 12:58:24
Karma Gaming from Nova Scotio adds its HTML5 games.

Nova Scotia, Canada-based social mobile and online games developer Karma Gaming has added its HTML5 games portfolio to the Odobo marketplace, improving its distribution reach, and becoming the twenty-seventh developer to sign up.

Full Story: Odobo Adds Canadian Mobile Products To Its Marketplace »

MAJOR REVAMP AT CASINO ROOM

23rd October, 2014 at 12:58:24
Industry veteran has gone all sci-fi on us.

Veteran online gambling website Casino Room has relaunched after an extensive revamp that includes a sci-fi space theme in which players are invited on a trip to the stars with intergalactic missions, the chance to gather experience points, collect free spin rewards and unlock trophies in a vast casino galaxy.

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BUSINESS LOOKING UP AT LADBROKES

23rd October, 2014 at 05:20:50
Q3-2014 results show general improvement, especially in revenue and profit growth.

The UK and land betting group Ladbrokes has had a tough time of it over the past few years, but its latest Q3-2014 results posted Thursday show sufficient signs of improvement to give hope to investors.

Full Story: Business Looking Up At Ladbrokes »

NET ENTERTAINMENT REPORTS A RECORD THIRD QUARTER

23rd October, 2014 at 05:20:50
Strong underlying growth in existing business, and more new licensees.

The Swedish online gambling software provider Net Entertainment has posted its Q3-2014 results, showcasing continued strong growth from existing customers, and several new licensees.

Full Story: Net Entertainment Reports A Record Third Quarter »

IMPORTANT ITALIAN TAX RULING BENEFITS PLAYERS

23rd October, 2014 at 05:20:50
The European Court of Justice finds in favour of the player.

An attempt by the Italian tax authorities to claim tax on the offshore winnings of an Italian player failed in the European Court of Justice this week, when the Court found that double taxation was contrary to Article 56 of EU principles and treaties.

Full Story: Important Italian Tax Ruling Benefits Players »

'THE GAMBLER' MOVIE TRAILER RELEASED

23rd October, 2014 at 05:20:50
Definitely not for the children....

From all appearances, there's strong language and plenty of violence in a new gambling movie starring Mark Wahlberg and titled 'The Gambler'.

Full Story: 'the Gambler' Movie Trailer Released »