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  • 10 March 2016

    Omni Slots Adds 35 New Amatic Titles

    There are always big deals happening in the online casino industry, specially when it comes to content distribution. The current model for how content is distributed can see a single online casino have games available from dozens of different software developers, and that creates a huge advantage for players who like to get everything they can in one place. Omni Slots has added 35 new games from Amatic as the result of this type of environment for the industry as a whole.

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  • 04 March 2016

    Deckmedia Casinos Get TopGame and BetSoft Titles

    In the online casino world, having more games from strong software providers will always be a good thing, and that's apparently the opinion that Deckmedia has since they have added titles from two big software developers to three of their brands. Box 24, Black Diamond and Spartan Slots now all have games from TopGame and BetSoft available, and this rounds out their overall game selection very nicely.

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  • 03 March 2016

    New Omni-Channel Judge Dredd Slot Release by William Hill

    William Hill has a distinct advantage in the United Kingdom because they've been releasing new online slots through their omni-channel program that includes betting terminals in a lot of their betting shops all over. This is also the case with the new NYX Gaming Group title Judge Dredd, an online slot based on the popular comic franchise.

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  • 27 February 2016

    UK Market Next for Rizk Casino

    Growth strategy is one of the most important parts of an online casino's business plan. Without consistent growth, a site's player base will slowly fall, and they will eventually fall completely out of favor since the competition is always trying to get a leg up. A failure to keep up with the curve means you die out quickly in this industry, but that's not something that the new Rizk Casino is going to have to worry about any time soon after they've entered the UK market.

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  • 25 February 2016

    High Roller Skrill Account Hacked for Around €150,000

    One of the biggest fears of anyone who gambles online is having their accounts hacked and funds stolen away with no resource. This is exactly what happened to one high roller who lost a total of about €150,000 after his Skrill account was hacked and the funds were sent out to plenty of other Skrill accounts and promptly withdrawn. There is a lot of controversy surrounding this situation, needless to say, but the response from Skrill has been somewhat surprising.

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  • 20 February 2016

    Novomatic Forms StakeLogic Company for 3D HTML5 Slots

    Novomatic is a company known for having a lot of interests in different parts of the online casino industry. Recently, they've advanced these interests by forming the company StakeLogic, which will be a subsidiary that focuses on making a special type of game: 3D slots using HTML5. This is a really fun development that they've first announced at the 2016 edition of the International Casino Expo, and it's good news for players who could see some really great titles come out of this.

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  • 16 February 2016

    New Deal With SBTech Distributing Content From Quickspin

    With the nature of today's online casino environment, content distribution deals are an extremely important part of the growth of modern casino software companies. Quickspin is a good example of a company that's worked hard to provide high-quality titles to their players through distribution deals like these, and their newest deal with SBTech is a good example of that.

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  • 16 February 2016

    First Web Casino, Owned by Jackpot Factory, Closing

    According to emails that have been going out to players, First Web Casino will be closing its doors this month. This is one of the original nine casinos launched by the Jackpot Factory group, once known for being one of the most important companies to operate online casinos in the world. This closure will leave them with only four casino sites left out of those original nine, and they include names that were among the most well-known around five years ago.

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  • 16 February 2016

    Yggdrasil Could Be Getting a Gibraltar License

    In the online casino world, there are tons of different jurisdictions for licensing. Because there are no unifying, global standards, some jurisdictions naturally become known for being more trustworthy than others based on how strict their rules are, how well those rules are enforced and how well they work with the regulatory bodies from other jurisdictions. Gibraltar is one of the best in the world, and Yggdrasil has taken a major step forward by applying for their license here.

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  • 06 February 2016

    Microgaming Announces Deal for Jurassic World Slot

    In the world of online slots, Microgaming is known for bringing some of the biggest brands in television and film to the reels. One of their biggest releases was Jurassic Park, based on the hit movie by the same name, and they've acquired the rights to produce a Jurassic World slot as well. This was the fourth-highest grossing movie in history up to this point, so it's clear that there's going to be a huge audience.

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