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Betting ads may be curbed by UK gambling review

The UK government fired yet another shot over the bow of the country's gambling industry yesterday when the Culture Secretary, Karen Bradley, announced to a select committee of the House of...
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UK authorities launch online gambling probe

After concluding an initial review, Britain's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an official investigation into potentially unfair practices by online gambling companies. "Gambling inevitably involves taking a risk, but it shouldn’t be...
Nepenthez pleads innocent in court

Nepenthez pleads innocent in Birmingham magistrates court

YouTubers Craig Douglas and Dylan Rigby both pleaded innocent to charges under the Gambling Act at a Birmingham magistrates court on Friday. Douglas, known to his 1.3 million YouTube subscribers as "Nepenthez," and...
Chinese gambling

Chinese authorities arrest 3 Australian casino staff in crackdown

Three employees of Australia's Crown Resorts Ltd. were detained by Chinese authorities yesterday as part of a wider crackdown on overseas gambling. Casinos are illegal in China outside the Macau Special Administrative...
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CCP Games shuts down EVE gambling sites

Iceland's CCP Gaming, maker of the highly popular EVE multiplayer online role-playing game, has clamped down on 3rd party websites set up to gamble with its in-game currency. CCP altered it's end users...
Kansspelautoriteit bans 55 iOS games

Kansspelautoriteit forces 55 gambling apps off Dutch iPhones

Big-name gambling companies such as Unibet and Bwin had had their iOS apps removed from the Apple App Store in the Netherlands following pressure from the Dutch gambling authority, the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA). The...
VR gambling

VR gambling market to grow to £423 million in 5 years

Despite the fact that the virtual reality (VR) sector has yet to fulfil the massive expectations set for it by technology enthusiasts everywhere, experts are now predicting an eightfold growth in...
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Trump Taj Mahal casino hotel shuts its doors

Donald Trump's friend, political supporter, and fellow billionaire Carl Ichan has shuttered the Trump Taj Mahal casino hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, following a labour standoff and $350 million in...
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BitCasino.io growth continues

When BitCasino.io launched the world's first licenses bitcoin-only online casino in January 2014, more than one industry expert expected the new entrant to quickly fold its hand. Far from being a flash...
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Robert De Niro wants to punch Donald Trump in the face!

Hollywood icon Robert De Niro broadsided Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump yesterday with a blunt, not-safe-for-work video statement that is sure to hit home with broad swathes of the American public. In...