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  • 16 October 2015

    EveryMatrix Taking Steps to Boost DDOS Protection

    Something that has been happening on and off in the online gambling world is the idea of hackers using extortion to try to get payoffs from online gambling sites behind the threat of DDoS (Distributed Denial of Services). The way these attacks work is that computers from all over the world that are under the control of these hackers try to access the site all at the same time.

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  • 15 October 2015

    Game Lounge Launches Additional Whitelabel Suomi

    In Europe right now, we're seeing more and more countries regulate the online gambling industry. As a result, different providers, operators and software companies are getting in on the action of building up a foothold in each individual country as much as they can according to their own strategic directives. This is happening in Finland as much as anywhere, and Game Lounge has launched another whitelabel (their second) called Suomi Casino in an effort to take advantage.

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  • 15 October 2015

    Halloween Howler by Slots.lv Offering $2,800 Promo

    The month of October is known for really starting off the beginning of the holiday season. The countdown to Halloween starts shifting the online casino world into that mode of thinking as well. The holiday season is so important for online gambling because it's when the most people are playing each year, so the promotions and special offers increase to match. Slots.

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  • 15 October 2015

    Daily Fantasy Sports Regulations Called on by Amaya

    The daily fantasy sports industry has been absolutely exploding in the past year, and one of the reasons why it's become so open in the United States is that it's not considered sports betting. It's also considered, for the time being, protected from the UIGEA thanks to a carve-out for fantasy sports. This rise in popularity has led to big deals with ESPN, major league sports teams and the leagues themselves, but a new scandal has the Amaya Gaming Group calling for regulation of the industry.

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  • 14 October 2015

    Rich Casino to Host Sin City Raffle During October

    One of the complaints that many players have about online casino promotions is that they largely consist of plain bonuses that can become boring after a while. Too much of a good thing can make it seem less special, and that's exactly what's happened to reload bonuses and other similar deals in the online casino world. Along these lines, Rich Casino standing out during October by offering a break from the norm with something special that players can really get behind with the Sun City Raffle.

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  • 14 October 2015

    Halloween Slots Special Fest Running in October

    During the month of October, four online casinos are coming together to offer a major slots promotion. The Halloween Slots Special Fest at Winward Casino, 7 Spins, 21 Dukes and Rich Casino will give you a chance to earn tournament points through your real money play, which can then be used to pick up a piece of a prize pool worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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  • 14 October 2015

    A Pair of Huge Slot Wins at SkillOnNet Break €300,000 Mark

    The mobile side of the online casino industry has been getting bigger and bigger over time, and what we're starting to see is that more huge wins are coming via mobile than ever before as a result. SkillOnNet-powered mobile casinos paid out a couple of major wins recently, and these wins combined were worth over €300,000. One of these was actually the biggest single-spin payout ever awarded at a SkillOnNet casino, mobile or not, and that's impressive as well.

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  • 09 October 2015

    New Sportsbook Platform Launched by William Hill

    Advances in software platforms every so often are extremely important for any online gambling operation. William Hill knows this as much as anybody, and that's why their new Trafalgar platform is exciting, even if it's not all that surprising.

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  • 09 October 2015

    White Hat Launches Reel Island Online Casino

    Online casinos have evolved over the past two decades, and the entire history of the industry has been about pushing forward and coming up with new ways for players to get in on the action and have a great experience. The new Reel Island online casino, owned by Flip Gaming, is the newest online casino powered by the White Hat Gaming platform.

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  • 08 October 2015

    Yet Another DDOS Attack Targets WPN

    A ploy that we've seen in recent years against different types of online gambling sites is hackers holding up events for a virtual ransom, costing operators tons of money. The Winning Poker Network has been the target of attacks like this in the past, and they saw another big loss tied into a big tournament overlay related to yet another DDOS attack. This attack and others like it are forcing people in the industry to rethink security on multiple levels.

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