Engaged Nation links land-based and online social gaming
Jerry Epstein, CEO of Engaged Nation, spoke with Casino City on the innovative "edutainment" solution that's bridging the gap between land-based and casual social play, which was worth almost $2 billion in 2015.
Snooker legend signs as ambassador for PokerStars, BetStars
Stephen Hendry will make his first official appearance during PokerStars Festival Marbella from 19-25 June.
Microgaming announces launch of four online slots
The company has released Candy dreams, Forbidden Throne, Fortune Girl and Goldwyn's Fairies for the month of May.
MundiFortuna joins AGS Gaming Platform
The popular LatAm gaming site has signed an agreement that will see it join the AutoGAmeSYS platform.
PokerStars smashes $55 million SCOOP guarantee
The prize pool for this year's Spring Championship of Online Poker rose to $93.8 million, surpassing the original guarantee and making it the largest ever online tournament series in the poker industry.
Pennsylvania moves closer to legalizing online gambling
House Bill 271 passed the Senate with a 38-12 vote, following two other successful votes on Tuesday, and will likely be taken up in the House in June.
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Reflex Gaming confirms two creative team appointments
Senior Game Producers Mike Salt and Steve Kick will take responsibility for the company's portfolio of digital content.
Bodog player lands top hand playing Let 'Em Ride
Jerry K. from British Columbia, Canada, won almost $400,000 after getting a royal flush and winning the progressive jackpot.
Raketech acquires Danish poker, affiliate websites
With the acquisition of Pokernet.dk and Odds.dk, a leading poker community and iGaming affiliate website, the company has further strengthened its position in Denmark.
Breakout Gaming announces 1 million BRK coin giveaway
Until 31 December, players can win prizes in the form of BRK cryptocurrency coins by sharing on social media, registering and playing at the online casino.
Slotland presents Full Bloom online slot
Players at the online casino can take part in a free $2,500 contest after snagging a $12 freebie to try out the new game.
Place Europa League bets at bet365 Sportsbook
This week, players can receive a refund on their wager if they placed a pre-match bet on any Correct Score, Half-Time/Full-Time or Scorecast market for any soccer match that finishes 0-0.
NetEnt launches Copy Cats online slot
The 25-payline slot features fantastically colored cats, free spins, stacked wilds and a jazz-inspired soundtrack.
Video Review: American Dad online slot from Playtech
This slot from Playtech features characters from the TV series centered around the upper-middle class Smith family in the fictional setting of Langley Falls, Virginia. To learn more and to check out the sights and sounds of American Dad, watch our video review.
PokerStars' SCOOP delivers over $39 million in prize pools
The Spring Championship of Online Poker smashed its guarantee of $28 million by almost 40% in a single day, making it the biggest day the online poker industry has ever seen.
Paddy Power introduces Facebook Messenger chatbot
The bot, powered by Onionsack, allows punters to place bets via the social messaging app, a first in the industry.
Blueprint Gaming launches with LeoVegas
Leading slots, such as King Kong Kash and Casper's Mystery Mirror, are now live on the casino, with more to come in the future.
MIGs 2017, iGaming Idol dates set for September
The 9th edition of the Malta iGaming Seminar and the second iGaming Idol awards event will return to Malta from 26-28 September.
Slotegrator integrates GameArt content into API
GameArt's catalog of games, including 3-D video slots and classic online slot games, is now available via Slotegrator's unified API protocol.
BGO player beats 625 million to 1 odds, winning jackpot twice
A player by the name of "Sandam" scooped a £1.13 million while playing MegaJackpots Star Lanterns, followed by a £627,000 win three and a half weeks later for a total win of £1.7 million.
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Bodog Poker to sponsor Sao Paulo's The H2
Following the company's launch in Brazil, a Bodog Lounge will be built at The H2, bringing the Bodog experience to land-based players.
GiGse content director to lead iGaming discussion at ECGC
Ewa Bakun, Clarion Gaming's Head of Content and producer of GiGse, will oversee the iGaming panel at the East Coast Gaming Congrees and Next Generation Gaming Forum, taking place 24-25 May in Atlantic City.
Casexe CEO to speak at Russian Gaming Week
Ivan Kondilenko will discuss white label solutions during a panel at RGW 2017, held on 7-8 June in Moscow.
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Play'n GO sees success at Women in Gaming Awards
The slots company received the Diversity Award during the ceremony held at the Savoy Hotel in London last week.
Breakout Gaming launches online poker room
The addition of online poker, powered by BetConstruct, comes with a limited-entry €62,000 freeroll event for the first 5,000 players who register.
Key changes in store for 2017 World Series of Poker
On the heels of announcing a new agreement with Poker Central and the end of the November Nine Era, the World Series of Poker revealed an array of other key alterations, including a clock rule change, live TV coverage of the Main Event and eight new events.
Slots Capital, Desert Nights present Chariots of Fire
The online slot from Rival Gaming comes to the online casinos this week, along with a deposit bonus for players who want to test it out.
Income Access launches affiliate program with GAIN Capital
The company's affiliate management platform will power the program covering GAIN Capital's City Index and Finspreads U.K. ahead of the integration of other brands.
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Players can get up to 100% more on returns when placing accumulators on the Premier League, Champions League, Primera Liga, Bundesliga or Serie A.
NYX strengthens relationship with Sky Betting and Gaming
The company has agreed to extend its partnership and content development relationship with Sky Betting.
Slotastic to give away up to 94 free spins
Players who have deposited recently can grab 50 free spins and an additional 44 free spins when they make another deposit.
This Week in Gambling: The US sports betting situation
This week in gambling, there's been a lot of talk about legalizing sports betting in the U.S., even if that reality is a long way off. But public opinion seems to be in favor, and the state of New Jersey is leading the charge to change the laws.
Second Spin & Go millionaire crowned at PokerStars
A player by the name of "meks2410" took home the million-dollar prize after hitting a full house.
Thunderbolt Casino offers free spins for new slot
With the addition of Realtime Gaming's Purrfect Pets, players can pick up a 200% bonus and 30 free spins to try out the new game.
Ignition Casino player triggers $158,000 jackpot
Jon A. from Texas hit the progressive jackpot on Five Times Wins after making a $2.25 bet.
Amaya appoints Chief Financial Officer
Brian Kyle, bringing over 25 years of senior financial and strategic planning experience, will officially start on 19 June.
Video Slots enjoys successful Women in Gaming Awards
Sini Rantala, a content writer for the online casino, scooped the Hidden Talent of the Year award during the ceremony in London on 12 May.
PokerStars announces partnership with Genting Casinos UK
Working with the operator of 40 casinos nationwide, PokerStars will provide an online qualification route for the Genting Poker Series.
Video Review: Jungle Spirit: Call of the Wild online slot from NetEnt
Delve deep into the jungle in search of mysterious treasure with this slot from NetEnt. Vines, trees, rivers and swamps host a cadre of fearsome animals ready to strike. To learn more and to check out the sights and sounds of Jungle Spirit: Call of the Wild, watch our video review.
WSOP eliminates November Nine concept; will crown Main Event winner in July
The World Series of Poker has agreed to a new TV deal with Poker Central and ESPN that dramatically changes the format of the Main Event, with the final table being decided in July rather than November.
Golden Euro Casino introduces bitcoin bonus
Players who deposit using bitcoin can receive a €180 weekly bonus, including 18 free spins on popular slot games.
SIS names new Sales Director
Sandra McWilliams, who has over 15 years of experience in sales roles, has joined the company to help develop its global customer base.
Authentic Gaming completes NYX integration
Authentic Roulette, which allows land-based operators to live stream games to online players, has been made more easily accessible to the supplier's licensees.
Habanero showcases Panda Panda online slot
The provider's latest HTML5 slot release features 243 ways to win with a left-to-right or right-to-left paying feature.
Spigo signs games distribution agreement with Finnplay
Finnplay, a Finland-based platform provider, has integrated Spigo's catalog of games, including HTML5 slots and casual casino games.
Codeta becomes first to offer Evolution innovation
The live online casino has launched Evolution Gaming's Dream Catcher, a fast-paced game with wins of up to €500,000.
New Zealand Racing Board approves new fixed odds betting platform
OpenBet and Paddy Power Betfair will deliver the technology solution and supporting data for the country's FOB business.