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    • 27 March 2017

      NetEnt Announces Diversity Goals for 2020

      Diversity is a hot topic right now, and March is Women's History Month with March 8 being International Women's Day. Net Entertainment took this opportunity to announce certain diversity goals for themselves for the future. It's an interesting approach that they have, and it's one that's sure to get a lot of attention in the industry as a whole. Goals for 2020 by Net Entertainment

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    • 21 March 2017

      LCB Network Acquires World Casino Directory

      There are big business deals that happen in the online gambling world all the time, and a recent acquisition is another example of that. The World Casino Directory, a very popular website that focuses largely on land-based gambling, has been acquired by the LCB Network. This is a very big deal because the site was sold for a total of around $1.7 million, and that comes after other purchases recently, including the popular Wizard of Odds site. Why Does the World Casino Directory Matter?

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    • 15 March 2017

      New Slots Devil Casino Debuts Launch

      UK’s premiere Slots Devil Casino is destined to be a red-hot treasure with a dynamic platform of games on their roster. Rumor has it; titles are so scorching hot, it’s almost too hot to handle. Ha, but we know that’s impossible with this slot loving community who will say “bring it on”!  It is a collaboration of software featuring IGT, Nektan, Barcrest, WMS and NetEnt housed under a single platform.

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    • 06 March 2017

      Online Gambling Chat Bots Coming in the Near Future

      There are tons of different mobile messaging apps right now from Facebook Messenger to Skype, iMessages, Google Hangouts, WhatsApp and plenty of others. One of the features that these apps have started building in are chat bots. These are programs with algorithms that can talk to you and entertain you or provide you with information. They are able to learn over time, and it's an idea that could be used in the near future for online gambling sites. Slotegrator and the Future of Mobile

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    • 06 March 2017

      Felix Gaming Exclusive Titles at SlotsMillion

      Game selection is about both quality and quantity. SlotsMillion is one of the few online casinos that have managed to do both. They have more than 1,400 online slots available from some of the top providers in the entire industry, and they've added to that once again. New titles from Felix Gaming, a UK-based company, are coming soon, and they're going to be exclusive releases only available at this online casino. Details on These New Releases

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    • 05 March 2017

      New BoVegas Casino Launch Gets Players Talking

      New online casino launches seem to happen all the time, and there are easily multiple each month, if not each week, during certain stretches. Because of how often it happens, players are somewhat immune to thinking a site is going to be great just because it's launching, but the announcement of BoVegas Casino's initial launch is a bit different for a number of reasons. What BoVegas Casino Has to Offer

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    • 04 March 2017

      Spin16 Games Launch at Four More Casinos

      It's been a long time since we have seen a widespread adoption of an atypical format for online slots. The fact of the matter is that the five-reel, three-row video slot with vertical reel gameplay is the most popular type of game out there today, and it's unlikely that anything will change that anytime soon. The Spin16 format is the closest thing we've had to an alternative for the video slot format in quite a while, and these games are being added at four key brands.

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    • 03 March 2017

      Intertops Casino Gets New Look and Instant Play Platform

      One of the things that players have to understand about the online casino industry is that it's still a fairly recent invention. If you go back 25 years ago, there was no online casino industry, and even just 20 years ago, you would be able to count the number of sites on one hand. Intertops Casino is one of the oldest names in the industry, and they've recently gotten a face lift and a new instant play platform. Details on This Software

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    • 03 March 2017

      Malta Gaming Authority Disavows Numerous Links

      A variety of websites for different types of online gambling have links back to the Malta Gaming Authority's website as a part of their description of their licensing there. Unfortunately, there are a lot of sites who would think nothing of faking a license, including this type of linking. Recently, the Malta Gaming Authority has disavowed links from a number of different websites, indicating that they have no connection with them in terms of licensing or any other type of deal.

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    • 02 March 2017

      Video Poker and Video Keno Surveys by The Wizard of Odds

      The Wizard of Odds himself, Michael Shackleford, surveyed the scene at Las Vegas casinos in search of the best returns on video poker and video keno. Not only did he have to play a whole of games to get the job done but he compiled the results in a comprehensive list on WizardofVegas.com with each location ranked and graded by the average return to player (RTP) percentage. In an exclusive interview with our network site, LatestCasinoBonuses.

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    • 27 February 2017

      Playtech Launching Innovative Tiki Paradise Slot

      Playtech has caught a lot of flack over the past few years for seeming like they have slacked a bit on their online slot development. While it's true that they have focused primarily on other sectors in the online casino industry, the fact of the matter is that they have still been hard at work here as well, and we can see that in a major way with the innovations that come along with the new Tiki Paradise online slot. An Omni-channel Release

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    • 24 February 2017

      Mexico Welcomes Net Entertainment Through Codere Deal

      Codere is a company that operates online casinos in a few different regulated markets. These markets include Italy, Mexico and Spain. They have partnered with Net Entertainment in the past to provide content for their casino sites, and a new deal between these two companies has led to NetEnt's official launch into Mexican territory. Entering Mexico Online gambling is regulated in Mexico, and this is a big part of the reason why Net Entertainment has decided to enter.

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    • 20 February 2017

      New Bookee App Improves Mobile Sports Betting

      If you're a fan of sports betting, then chances are that you have at least looked into placing your bets through a mobile device. One of the problems you have probably ran into along those lines is that the user interfaces for mobile sports betting apps tend to be less than optimal. There's a new app that's looking to change that by putting the user interface first, which is something the mobile side of this particular sector of the gambling industry is sorely lacking. How Bookee Works

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    • 13 February 2017

      Play 'N Go Nominated for Two IGA Awards

      Play 'N Go has had a few big years back to back with their releases, and this has caused them to gain quite a bit of momentum. This momentum continues in 2017 with two IGA nominations. The International Gaming Awards are considered to be some of the most important awards of the year, and this just goes to show how well Play 'N Go is doing. The Two Categories The two categories for these nominations are Slot Provider Product of the Year and Mobile Product of the Year.

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    • 13 February 2017

      Yggdrasil Inks New William Hill Deal

      Getting content distribution deals is a very important part of any online casino software company's overall strategy. Getting deals like this with some of the biggest names in the history of the industry, however, is something else entirely. This is exactly the situation that Yggdrasil Gaming finds itself in after a new deal has been announced with William Hill, a company with over seven decades of experience in the gambling world. What's Included in This Deal

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    • 11 February 2017

      Fraugster Startup Raises Another $5 Million

      One of the biggest bottlenecks for people who like to gamble online is payment processing. You have situations where fees and blocked payments can keep players from having an optimal experience, and Fraugster is a startup that looks to solve a lot of those issues. While they aren't centered around online gambling, they do have a lot to offer this industry because of how they are shaking things up.

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    • 02 February 2017

      Play 'N Go and Dafabet Headline 2017 Fire & ICE Party

      The Lyceum Fire & ICE Party extravaganza is one of the most important gatherings in the entire online gambling industry, and this year, it will be headlined by Dafabet and Play 'N Go. Each of these companies is big for different reasons, but it's sure to be a great event regardless as everyone gears up for the massive ICE event. Companies Sponsoring Fire & ICE Aside from the headlining Play 'N Go and Dafabet, there are a number of companies that will also be sponsoring the event.

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    • 01 February 2017

      US Attorney General Pick Sessions May "Revisit" Online Gambling

      One of the most important pieces of legalese that has come down in the United States for online gambling in the United States was a 2011 opinion about the Wire Act of 1961. The Wire Act was previously used as evidence that online gambling is illegal in the United States (and is the other major US law affecting online gambling from the UIGEA).

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    • 24 January 2017

      FreakyVegas Launches Max Bet Shield Feature

      One of the things that is a problem for a lot of players is trying not to break the terms and conditions for bonuses. There is a ton of white print that comes along with any bonus promotion, and that's because the sites have to protect themselves from people who would abuse the deals without actually intending on playing the games. It's unfortunate that this is the case, but now FreakyVegas has come out with a feature to help players stay on the right side of these terms.

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    • 17 January 2017

      Seven-Figure Win on Let Em Ride at Cafe Casino

      Table games are not the first thing that come to mind for people when they hear that someone picked up a big jackpot online. Instead, it's usually slots, particularly progressives, that bring this to mind for people. At Cafe Casino, they have a variety of different games, and that's why it's not super surprising to see that they made a millionaire off of the back of a table game recently. It's a great way to kick off 2017, and it came on Let Em Ride. How This Game and the Payout Works

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    • 15 January 2017

      Vegas Crest Casino Adds GameArt and Xplosive Slots

      New games are an extremely important part of the growth of any online casino. The reason for this is that players can get bored with seeing the same old thing over and over, and that puts them in a position where they really need something new to maintain their interest. Vegas Crest Casino has taken measures to make sure that they start off into 2017 with plenty of new titles to get excited about thanks to a couple of new deals. GameArt Online Slots

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    • 10 January 2017

      Virtual Reality Online Casinos in 2017

      If you go back a couple of years, Microgaming was the first company to present a virtual reality casino game that included current technology. It was a roulette game shown at industry trade shows, and it got a tremendous reception. A lot of players thought that smartwatch apps were going to be the next big thing for the online casino industry, but instead, it's virtual reality, or VR for short. How VR Online Casinos Work There are two main components of a virtual reality casino.

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    • 31 December 2016

      Net Entertainment Enters Bulgaria

      Net Entertainment has made a lot of news in 2016 for entering newly regulated markets. With the year winding down, no one really expected news of yet another entry like this, but they pulled it off. In the last couple of weeks of the year, this company has entered the Bulgarian market thanks to a deal with National Lottery Bulgaria, the single-largest gaming operator in the country. Details on This Relationship

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    • 27 December 2016

      NYX Gaming Group Expands in Italy

      The current state of the regulatory side of the industry puts companies in a position where they have to strategically enter markets and expand inside of them. The NYX Gaming Group has found that this is the case as they expand in Italy, and they have made yet another move to get an even stronger foothold in that country. Entering MrGreen.it NYX's games will now be available at MrGreen.it, the Italian-facing version of Mr Green Casino.

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    • 27 December 2016

      Arrow's Edge Launches New Chocolate Slots Game

      The year is almost over, but Arrow's Edge has shown that they still have more games left coming down the chute for the winter months. Their most recent release is a game called Chocolate Slots, and it's a title that will definitely make you feel hungry if you have a sweet tooth. It's all about chocolates and other types of sweets, and the graphics are solid enough that it makes these different foods really pop out at you. Lots of Ways to Win

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    • 18 December 2016

      Nektan Gets New CEO, Leigh Nissim

      Like any major industry, different executives come and go in the online gambling world. Nektan has recently experienced this themselves with a new CEO. After Gary Shaw was put in place as the interim CEO for a period of time, Leigh Nissim has been named the new CEO of the company. Shaw has been moved to the Director of Strategy post and is still with them. Nissim's Experience Nissim has a great amount of experience with over 17 years in the business.

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    • 18 December 2016

      NetEnt Makes Deal With Codere for Mexican Entry

      The expansion of Net Entertainment into new regulated markets has been a big part of the news cycle for 2015 and 2016, and as we prepare to kick off 2017, they have announced yet another deal. Thanks to an agreement with Codere, Net Entertainment will be entering Mexico with their full range of titles. This is a major deal in part because it's their first country-wide bit of expansion in North America. Details on the Codere Deal

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    • 14 December 2016

      NetEnt Releases Secrets of Christmas Online Slot

      Net Entertainment has had a lot of different releases so far in 2016, and they are capping it off with a timely holiday title. Their new Secrets of Christmas online slot gives players an opportunity to play across five reels, three rows and 25 paylines of Christmas-themed action with a chance to win a little gift of their own for the holidays. Details on This Slot This new Net Ent slot gives players a few different ways to win some sizable payouts.

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    • 12 December 2016

      Play N Go to Release New Troll Hunters Slot

      Whenever most players think of viking-themed slots, they typically thing of big, burly men fighting either each other or some type of monster or foe. In Play N Go's new Troll Hunters video slot, the setup for the plot is a bit different, and this gives the game a unique starting point that helps to really drive the slot as a whole. Three Viking Women The main premise of this game is that the men have gone out hunting in a viking village, and it's up to the women left behind to save the day.

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    • 09 December 2016

      Two BEGE Awards Won by NYX Gaming Group

      Awards ceremonies in the online gambling world might not seem like a big deal, but they're a critical part of the self-regulation of the industry. The point is that there are no international guidelines because each country sets their own standards for regulation, so awards ceremonies like the BEGE Awards helps to distinguish the best companies out there at any given time. Along these lines, the NYX Gaming Group picked up two different prizes at this year's BEGE Awards. The Two Prizes Won

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