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New Android 5-Year Self-Exclusion Feature Released by BetBlocker - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 14:20
New Android 5-Year Self-Exclusion Feature Released by BetBlocker  VegasSlotsOnline

BetBlocker has released a new, free app for Android devices that allows users ot self-exclude themselves from gambling sites and apps.

How to make gambling more safe for the consumer - Boston Sports Extra

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 13:27
How to make gambling more safe for the consumer  Boston Sports Extra

Many Gaming Associations have made revisions in their set of standard rules to address the various sports betting issues. It incorporates publicising and ...

£20m worth of fines detailed in new Gambling Commission report - The Christian Institute

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 08:00
£20m worth of fines detailed in new Gambling Commission report  The Christian Institute

Gambling companies were fined nearly £20 million in the last financial year, but the regulator has acknowledged it still has “much more to do”. In total, the ...

UK: William Hill to close 700 betting shops after FOBT reform - Yogonet International

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 07:22
UK: William Hill to close 700 betting shops after FOBT reform  Yogonet International

"William Hill has entered into a consultation process with retail colleagues over plans to close around 700 licensed betting offices," the company said in a ...

Norfolk accountant is jailed for fraud - Norfolk Constabulary

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 06:57
Norfolk accountant is jailed for fraud  Norfolk Constabulary

A man has been jailed for defrauding an accountancy firm and its clients out of almost £250000.Timothy Bash, aged 58 and of Dereham Road in Mattishall, was ...

A quarter of UK betting shops could close, with 12,000 jobs at risk - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 03:50
A quarter of UK betting shops could close, with 12,000 jobs at risk  The Guardian

A quarter of betting shops on UK high streets have been slated for closure, putting 12,000 jobs at risk, with William Hill the latest bookmaker to blame job cuts on ...

Not Enough Evidence To Say Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Says UK Digital Minister - GamblingCompliance

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 02:30
Not Enough Evidence To Say Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Says UK Digital Minister  GamblingCompliance

There is not enough evidence to suggest that loot boxes in video games constitute gambling, the UK's digital minister has told parliament. Speaking to the Digital ...

Australia's Woolworths to unload alcohol, gaming operations - CNA

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 02:03
Australia's Woolworths to unload alcohol, gaming operations  CNA

Australian retail titan Woolworths will offload its booze and gaming operations, following in the footsteps of rival Coles and after a campaign by ...

William Hill plans 700 store closures putting 4,500 jobs at risk - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 01:00
William Hill plans 700 store closures putting 4,500 jobs at risk  BBC News

Bookmaker William Hill has said it plans to close about 700 betting shops, which could lead to 4,500 job losses. The firm said the move followed the ...

Australia's Woolworths to unload alcohol, gaming operations - FRANCE 24

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-07-04 00:19
Australia's Woolworths to unload alcohol, gaming operations  FRANCE 24

Sydney (AFP). Australian retail titan Woolworths will offload its booze and gaming operations, following in the footsteps of rival Coles and after a campaign by ...

Disney live-action Little Mermaid to star a black Ariel - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 23:40
Disney live-action Little Mermaid to star a black Ariel  South China Morning Post

Beyoncé protégée Halle Bailey, 19, calls casting a 'dream come true'. Like most Disney princesses, Ariel has been portrayed as pale-skinned in previous ...

UK Digital Minister Says Loot Boxes Aren't Gambling - Game Rant

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 18:42
UK Digital Minister Says Loot Boxes Aren't Gambling  Game Rant

The UK's inquiry into whether loot boxes in video games constitute gambling took another step forward today, as the UK Minister for Digital and the Creative ...

Richard Flint: ‘Industry Should Consider Funding Treatment Centres’ - USA Online Casino News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 16:00
Richard Flint: ‘Industry Should Consider Funding Treatment Centres’  USA Online Casino News

Richard Flint is the boss of the leading online betting firms in the whole country. He now says that the industry should think about funding an assortment of ...

Richard Flint: ‘Industry Should Consider Funding Treatment Centres’ - USA Online Casino News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 16:00
Richard Flint: ‘Industry Should Consider Funding Treatment Centres’  USA Online Casino News

Richard Flint is the boss of the leading online betting firms in the whole country. He now says that the industry should think about funding an assortment of ...

A 12-Step Program for Poker Players - PokerNews.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 15:00
A 12-Step Program for Poker Players  PokerNews.com

Ashley Adams takes the "12-step" idea for personal improvement and applies it to what players might do in order to rid mistakes and better their games.

William Hill Will Pay Full Cash-Out Values for All Swiss Bets - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 13:38
William Hill Will Pay Full Cash-Out Values for All Swiss Bets  VegasSlotsOnline

After being forced to withdraw from Switzerland, William Hill has announced it will pay off all outstanding bets in that country.

MP Contests Notion That Loot Boxes Are a Form of Gambling - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 12:37
MP Contests Notion That Loot Boxes Are a Form of Gambling  VegasSlotsOnline

The UK's Minister of State for Digital and the Creative Industries has said there isn't enough evidence to show that loot boxes constitute gambling.

Take a cue from Britain on sports gambling - The Christian Science Monitor

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 11:52
Take a cue from Britain on sports gambling  The Christian Science Monitor

A rise in the number of children as problem gamblers has the government cracking down. States in the U.S. rushing to allow sports gambling should take note.

Gov. DeSantis signs final bill, drawing a line under the 2019 session of the Florida Legislature - Florida Phoenix

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 11:49
Gov. DeSantis signs final bill, drawing a line under the 2019 session of the Florida Legislature  Florida Phoenix

And it's a wrap on the 2019 legislative session – Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday signed into law the last of the 194 bills the Legislature sent him this year.

What Does New Technology Like VR Mean For The Online Gaming Industry? - TrendinTech

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-07-03 11:13
What Does New Technology Like VR Mean For The Online Gaming Industry?  TrendinTech

There's nothing new about the importance of VR – it's rise has been predicted for a few years now. Gambling is one of the industries that's beginning to adopt.

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