Category: News

25 May 2020

A war on two fronts

Per Jaldung, president of the European Casino Association, highlights the effort that will have to be made to deal with the economic consequences for the industry.


20 May 2020

Artificial intelligence at the service of betting

Thanks to the partnership signed between DT9 Media and the Danish PowerMedia Group, the most performing shares and bonuses comparatorarrives in Italy, and in all regulated markets.

Gaming affiliate market goes to a higher level thanks to the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in new solutions specifically designed, created and developed for the betting and online gaming sectors.
DT9 Affiliations brings this type of technology to the Italian market being a leading company in the field of gaming affiliations, which through the exclusive partnership signed with the Danish group Power Media, is able to offer digital tools for shares and bonuses comparison – respectively for betting and poker/casino games segments- able to better meet the needs of the players, but at the same time, also to those of the gaming companies that want to be found. Allthis, in perfect compliance with the provisions provided by theLegislator in terms of gambling advertising and promotion, throughconsumer information services, which follow the rules of the AutoritàGarante delle Comunicazioni.

“We are proud to bring this new technology to the Italian market, sure ofits potential – DaniloDi Tota, CEO of Dt9 Media, comments – after months of development to integrate the solution onour systems, we are now ready to adopt the Power Media’s cutting-edgesoftware tools that will allow to further extend the field ofaffiliations and the ability to satisfy the requests of consumers”.

Morten Marcussen, Managing Director of Power Media Group, is satisfied too: “In the process of evaluating and integrating our services, DT9 has proven to be an open and intelligent organization that is committed to improving its services to createvalue for its partners: this further encouraged us to adapt our systems to their specific needs,” the manager explains. “Oursports product is highly advanced and the main element of the serviceoffered to customers is the ability to draw on data from differentsources and act on the output, so that it can be used on any platform. Whether it’s a national championship, a betting affiliateor an information portal, each skilled channel can have its owncomparator, in line with all specifications, through DT9”.Fora significant leap forward in the field of affiliations, the result of which is assured.

18 May 2020

The best pinball player at World, Raymond Davidson, joins at Sern Pinball

Stern Pinball, the first pinball productor in the World, announced today the appointment of Raymond Davidson as Game Development Software Engineer.

Raymond will be joining a talented programming team to help push more content and updates for released and future titles. Raymond most recently worked for Amazon, Ripl, and Smilebox. In addition to his many professional engineering accomplishments, Raymond is a passionate pinball enthusiast and world class player, currently the #1 ranked competitive pinball player in the world.

“Raymond’s pinball IQ is off the charts, which is clearly why he’s currently ranked #1 in the world! We are very excited to add his talents to our studio as we continue to grow our unique lifestyle entertainment brand and produce the most fun pinball machines on the planet,” said George Gomez, EVP and Chief Creative Officer.
So, Stern Pinball is committed and continuously working to update and improve software for our machines.

18 May 2020

Lockdown in Italy: bars reopen from May, the 18th, betting and bingo halls from June, the 15th

With the latest decree of the President of the Council of Ministers relating to the reopening of public places in Italy, further closure of arcades, bingo and betting activities is foreseen.

“The activities of gaming all, betting and bingo halls, discos and similar premises are suspended”, the provision issued by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte affirms, where the ways of the reopening that will take place today, Monday, May, the 18th, are written in detail, pursuant to the law decree approved by the Council of Ministers and published in the Gazzetta Ufficiale on Saturday , May, the 16th. The provisions of the Prime Ministerial Decree of May, the 17th, are valid until June, the 14th and, as anticipated by, confirm the closure of gaming locations. Although some of the games will in the meantime be able to start again in the bars. But not everywhere. The reopenings, in fact, have been entrusted to the individual Regions: therefore, up to 20 different criteria could be decided for each region. Indeed, not all Italian regions will start again from May, the 18th, but only a few. In addition, each Region can decide whether to further limit some activities: for example, some regions such as Piemonte have specified that the bars, which will open from May, the 25th, will not be able to turn on the slots. While in Trentino Alto Adige the slots are allowed and already active since today.

15 May 2020

Easg: the 13° conference postponed, new dates 7 – 10 September 2021

The Executive Committee of the EASG was decided that there was no other solution than to postpone the 2020 conference, thinking to the Covid-19 emergency. The new dates are: 7 – 10 September 2021, and the venue remains the same: Radisson Blu Scandinavia, Oslo, Norway.

Despite the fact that this year’s conference will be postponed, the Easg team are thinking of possibilities to organize some special online / web sessions in the week of 8 – 11 September 2020. But it is too early to give details on that now. We will inform you on this as soon as possible.

11 May 2020

DT9 Affiliations grows and consolidates gaming business

With a network of over 570 affiliates and almost 6 thousand players moved during the lockdown, the growth of the leading company in affiliations continues.

In the highly complex scenario of the lockdown, in the gaming sector, there are those who continue to grow, like Dt9 Affiiliations and their partners. The figures confirm it, with about 6,000 players guided in the gaming websites (“Ftd”, First time deposit) of their partners in the last 50 days, between March and April 2020, so during the lockdown. With a constantly expanding network, on the main regulated markets and especially on the Italian one, where DT9 works with the main operators and market leaders: this is the case of Betaland – a brand of OIA Services Ltd – with which a new agreement has been signed.

“Dt9 Affiliations is continuing to grow, with the network that has now reached 570 affiliates and a high quality network that represents a guarantee for our partners”, Danilo Di Tota, CEO of Dt9 Media, owner of the brand of affiliations, explains. “We are really satisfied with how things are going and honored to work with such prestigious brands, representing a further incentive for our business. For this reason, we are working to consolidate the group, to accompany the growth of the business and guarantee the highest quality and reliability to our partners – he adds. We have therefore introduced new figures to the group, for a new and further structuring that allows us to better manage our customers and further expand our horizons”.

Annalisa Criscuolo joined the Dt9 media team, who is responsible for management of the Customer base and Raffaele Zambardino, responsible for managing the social media of the group, which are added to the other staff members.

“With this new team and through the new organization, we are obtaining extraordinary results that allow us to better manage the high traffic and the growing complexity that is recorded, especially in this particular moment with the lockdown that has significantly increased the propensity to play online”, Di Tota adds, also revealing the group’s upcoming strategies: “Right now we are making new investments in advanced technologies and in particular on Artificial Intelligence applications that require specific skills but which will allow us to optimize processes and increase our scope. And in the next few days we will reveal new advanced tools that will be made available to our affiliates”.