Gambling News 06th January, 2016

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NEW YEAR, NEW GAMES FROM MICROGAMING

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Twins, ghosts, mermaids and a giant Panda feature in themes for latest online slots.

Microgaming, the Isle of Man-based online gambling software and games provider, announced Wednesday that it is to kick off the new year with the launch of four new games.

Full Story: New Year, New Games From Microgaming »

DOT BET DOMAIN NOW AVAILABLE

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Eligible trademark holders can apply through February 4.

The Ireland-based domain registry operator Afilias has announced that applications from eligible trademark holders are now open for the new.bet domain and will remain so through February 4.

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KIRON INTERACTIVE PARTNERS WITH COMTRADE

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Full suite of virtual games to go live on gaming provider's platform.

Virtual games specialist Kiron Interactive has signed a deal to offer its full suite of games via independent technology provider Comtrade Gaming.

Full Story: Kiron Interactive Partners With Comtrade »

BETFAIR NOW OFFERS INSPIRED VIRTUAL GAMES

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Games available in desktop and mobile format.

Online gambling group Betfair has launched seven of Inspired's virtual sports following an agreement signed last year (see previous reports).

Full Story: Betfair Now Offers Inspired Virtual Games »

GOLDEN TIGER ONLINE CASINO FALLS FOUL OF U.K. ADVERTISING STANDARDS AUTHORITY

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Golden Tiger Casino advert "misleading", says advertising watchdog.

Malta-licensed online gambling group Apollo Entertainment - owner of the Golden Tiger online casino - has been rapped over the knuckles by the UK Advertising Standards Authority over an email promo that omitted important details of a GBP 1,500 free bonus offer.

Full Story: Golden Tiger Online Casino Falls Foul Of U.k. Advertising Standards Authority »

IPSWICH MAN CHARGED IN ONLINE BETTING SCAM

06th January, 2016 at 14:45:38
Allegations of fraud by false representation put to Kesgrave man.

Darren Hudson-Wood (33) appeared briefly in the South East Suffolk Magistrate's Court this week and was charged with nine instances of fraud by false representation over an alleged online betting scam running into at least tens of thousands of pounds.

Full Story: Ipswich Man Charged In Online Betting Scam »

SPORTSBET JOINS THE AUSSIE IN-PLAY BETTING TREND (Update)

06th January, 2016 at 07:27:22
But hedges its bets with a slightly different approach.

Paddy Power's Australian subsidiary Sportsbet has joined the controversial in-play betting trend, taking a slightly different technological approach to play it safe with the relevant legislation.

Full Story: Sportsbet Joins The Aussie In-play Betting Trend (update) »

N.Y.X. GAMING EXTENDS ITALIAN REACH

06th January, 2016 at 07:27:22
Company's Game360 platform provides casino games to operator Betpoint.

Online gambling content provider and developer NYX Gaming has announced improved penetration in the Italian regulated market following a deal to supply online casino games to Italian operator Betpoint through its Game 360 platform.

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