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2014-09-03 12:28:02

Parliament Tables Broad Update That Would Legalize Internet, Mobile Gaming; Casinos Would Offer Global Players World-Class VIP Services, In-Play Sports Wagering NASSAU, The Bahamas, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baha Mar Ltd. today applauded the Parliament of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas for tabling a sweeping revitalization of the country's gaming regulations, the first such major update since Bahamian casinos were legalized in 1969. The regulatory changes would allow Bahamian...

2014-09-03 12:27:32

LONDON, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The total value of the global sports betting market is difficult to estimate because of the lack of consistency in how it is regulated in some parts of the world. Some estimates put the value of the sports betting industry at between 700 billion U.S. dollars and 1,000 billion U.S. dollars. Illegal sports betting alone could be worth 500 billion U.S. dollars according to some estimates. According to http://www.betsports888.com,...

2014-09-02 23:05:25

Lottery operators have faced increasing external competition from alternate forms of gambling over the past five years. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Lotteries industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The performance of the Lotteries industry in Australia has fluctuated over the past five years. Industry revenue is estimated to grow at a compound annual rate of 1.0% over the five years through 2014-15,...

2014-09-02 23:05:03

The nation’s best slot tournament players are vying for a chance at the National Championship, competing in the National TournEvent of Champions casino qualifiers across the country. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Multimedia Games (Nasdaq:MGAM) is hosting the National TournEvent of Champions in collaboration with casinos across the country to crown the nation’s best slot tournament player. Through the first weekend of August, 78 finalists, representing 69 casinos have...

2014-09-01 12:24:52

LONDON, September 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry leaders, SBTech will provide BetFIRST, Belgium's leading online and land-based gaming operator, with its powerful online and mobile sports betting platform and will see BetFIRST switching from its current sports provider into SBTech platform. This includes a superior live and mobile betting which features more than 13,000 monthly live events and 200+ different bet types including the latest innovative fast market bet types....

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2014-08-29 03:00:32

Tom Frew, University of Warwick Gamblers show the same tendencies as pigeons when they make risky decisions, new research has shown. Researchers, led by Dr. Elliot Ludvig of the University of Warwick's Department of Psychology, conducted tests that found that both human gamblers and pigeons were 35% more likely to gamble for high-value than low-value rewards. Published in Biology Letters, the researchers argue that the test results show the important role that memories of previous...

2014-08-28 12:27:00

Last offered in 2011, CG Technology once again launches its popular weekly football paper parlay cards in response to strong customer demand LAS VEGAS, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CG Technology(TM), a preeminent technology company, announced today that it has launched its popular weekly football paper parlay cards, available at all eight race and sports books that CG Technology operates in Nevada. Last offered in 2011, CG Technology is once again launching its weekly football paper parlay...

2014-08-26 08:29:23

Resident Job Placement a Primary Concern ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to the upcoming closings of the Showboat Atlantic City Hotel and Casino (August 31, 2014) Revel (September 2, 2014) and Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino (September 16, 2014), Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian, along with Casino Reinvestment Development Authority Executive Director John Palmieri and Atlantic City Alliance President Liza Cartmell today reminded residents and visitors alike that...

2014-08-26 08:26:42

GIBRALTAR, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Odobo announces its latest games distribution deal with Unibet. An operator comprised of a number of online real-money gaming sites listed collectively on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. The new deal widens Odobo's scope for game distribution, particularly in Northern Europe and Nordic regions, where Unibet has a strong presence. Unibet has registered customers from over 100 different countries and is one of the biggest listed gaming...

2014-08-21 12:33:30

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The contracts and agreements have been finalized; Continent 8 Technologies is officially High 5 Games' data centre solution in Gibraltar. By choosing one of the most secure and well equipped hosting centres available, H5G is well positioned to flood the global iGaming markets with its premium portfolio of slot titles. In the last 6 months High 5 Games has been making significant headway in the European and UK markets and the company's...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.