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Paddy Power and PokerStars Are The Most Social Online Gambling Operators

In the online gambling market, it is becoming increasingly important for operators to reach out to players using social media. Although playing casino games online has not always been the most social activity, more and more players are using networks like Facebook and Twitter to interact with brands and amongst themselves. A new report has…

New Zombie Rush Online Pokie

Pop culture’s exciting zombie trend has been around for years, and it shows no signs of dying out anytime soon. So, we are seeing plenty of new online and land-based pokies based on this popular theme. One of the latest zombie-themed slots is called Zombie Rush, a new title from Leander Games. Zombie Rush is…

Victorian Councils Call for New Pokie Guidelines

The state of Victoria has taken the lead with regards to poker machine reforms in Australia. While the federal government has backed down from imposing new pokie restrictions, Victoria has implemented its own rules to help protect from gambling harm. Still, local Victoria city councils believe that more can be done to reduce problem gambling…

Gambling Mogul Negotiates Chinese Visa Reforms

The biggest casinos in Australia are focused on attracting high roller visitors from Asia, but local visa restrictions are very stringent. To help encourage more gambling tourism from Asian residents, Crown Casinos Boss James Packer is working on loosening up visa requirements for Chinese residents. James Packer has spoken out against the current visa requirements…

Problem Gambling Foundation: Conflict Of Interest Revealed

New Zealand’s gambling market was shocked when it was revealed that the government would stop funding the Problem Gambling Foundation. The decision seemed to come out of nowhere, leaving industry professionals to wonder what happened. Now, it has been revealed that two of the panel members involved in the decision had a conflict of interest….

Council Proposes New ‘Pokie Outlets’ in NZ Suburbs

After failing to reduce problem gambling numbers in Porirua, city council members have decided that it cannot hurt to relax their gambling laws. As such, they have proposed that pokie and TAB outlets should be opened in suburban locations across the city. The current gambling policy had caused a decline in the number of poker…

New Provably Fair Bitcoin Casino

A major concern among players and operators in the online casino market is cheating. Some players are worried about being duped by operators while operators employ strict systems to prevent players from cheating – and these concerns are amplified in the Bitcoin gambling market. A new Bitcoin casino from Bitstars address these concerns by ensuring…

Japanese Gaming Machine Venue Supports Casino Movement

In Japan, local politicians are considering the possibility of legalizing casino gambling across the country. The issue is quite controversial with a great deal of opposition. To help make the case to support the legalization of casino gambling in Japan, Dynam Holdings is involved in negotiations. One of the major rules of casino legislation in…

UK to Introduce Stricter Controls On Pokies

For the past year, responsible gambling advocates in the United Kingdom have been at odds with the betting shop industry over Fixed Odds Betting Terminals, the British version of poker machines. Now, the government is introducing new laws that will tighten controls on the games to help protect players from potential gambling harm. The new…

New Lights Online Pokie from NetEntertainment

We can always count on Net Entertainment to release fun new online pokies with unique themes. The company’s upcoming release Lights presents a vibrant theme with generous bonus features to enjoy. The game is not yet available at online casinos, but a teaser trailer has been released. The Floating Wilds are a fun new feature…