Gambling News 12th January, 2016

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INTERNATIONAL POLICE BUST D.D.O.S. GROUP

12th January, 2016 at 19:26:28
Two arrested in police swoops.

Distributed Denial of Service attacks - the tactic used by criminal groups to cripple websites and then demand ransoms - are the bane of most industries, and a recent police victory in the fight against this threat to business will be widely welcomed.

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THE AMERICANS ARE COMING!

12th January, 2016 at 19:26:28
Tribal gambling groups to attend the ICE show in London to seek new business opportunities.

Influential US tribal gambling groups have announced that they will have a strong presence at the International Casino Expo in London at the beginning of February as they seek new business opportunities in Europe.

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GREEK REGULATOR STRUGGLES TO MONITOR ONLINE GAMBLING ACTIVITY

12th January, 2016 at 19:26:28
Hellenic Gaming Commission acknowledges its inability to monitor temporarily licensed online gaming operators in the Greek market.

With the Greek government champing at the bit to introduce a new online regulatory and licensing regime (see previous reports) the Hellenic Gaming Commission this week made the surprising admission to Parliament that it is unable to perform the necessary monitoring of temporarily licensed Internet gaming companies in Greece.

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LIVE TEXAS HOLD'EM DEAL SIGNED BY EVOLUTION GAMING

12th January, 2016 at 19:26:28
Ultimate Texas Hold'em agreement with Scientific Games is on an exclusive basis.

Live dealer gambling specialists Evolution Gaming has inked a three-and-a-half year exclusive deal with Scientific Games that will see it offering a live casino version of SG's Ultimate Texas Hold'em poker.

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NEKTAN C.E.O. RESIGNS UNEXPECTEDLY

12th January, 2016 at 19:26:28
Mobile gaming exec is departing to "explore new business opportunities."

Gibraltar-based mobile gaming provider Nektan has announced that its chief executive officer, David Gosen, has resigned "to explore other business opportunities" and will leave the company at the end of January after a year at the helm.

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New Microgaming Casinos 2016

12th January, 2016 at 08:58:19
New Microgaming casinos launched in 2016 (+2015) regularly updated article

NB: For a complete run-down of established and new Micgrogaming casinos, check out the complete list of Microgaming casinos which includes new additions throughout the year and into 2016 as they launch.

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INTERTAIN UPS 2015 FULL YEAR GUIDANCE

12th January, 2016 at 04:52:07
No mention of investigation into share price dip.

The Canadian online gambling company Intertain Group Limited has issued a FY 2015 guidance indicating that it expects to exceed previously reported guidance.

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VIRTUAL REALITY COULD ENHANCE E-SPORTS EVENTS

12th January, 2016 at 04:52:07
Up and coming technology could revolutionise eSports competitions.

Virtual reality technology developer Virtuix claims it has become the first company to host a virtual reality eSports tournament, putting on a show at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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