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Exchange Betting in Italy, the revolution

The arrival of exchange betting in Italy became more likely after the State Council approved the decree regulating this form of betting in the country. Betfair Italy will introduce backing and laying in the country as the regulatory process continues to move forward. Users will be allowed to choose whether to bet on event taking […]

10 August 2013 0 comment
Stern Pinball Shows off Metallica pinball at Lollapalooza 2013

Stern Pinball, Inc., the world’s leading maker of real pinball games and the AAMA 2012 Manufacturer of the Year, displayed their newest game METALLICA pinball at the Lolla Shop in conjunction with the 3 day Lollapalooza festival this past weekend in Stern’s hometown Chicago,Il.The games saw continuos action as they were prominently displayed in the […]

8 August 2013 0 comment
New Merkur Gaming products to turn up the heat at G2E Las Vegas

Espelkamp/Las Vegas – Gauselmann Group affiliate Merkur Gaming looks set to shine at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2013, with a spectacular range of new innovations for players and operators alike on an impressive and spacious stand that’s in excess of 600 square metres.   Merkur Gaming will exhibit an exciting new slant-top. Filled with state-of-the-art […]

6 August 2013 0 comment
A showcase of gaming innovation planned for October in Barcelona

Building on the success of the start-up zone at EiG 2012, which included 14 gaming start-ups, EiG 2013 is expanding the exposure opportunities for start-ups in response to the industry’s demand for more innovation on the showfloor and brand new companies for EiG visitors to meet and partner with. Start-up Village will offer start-ups an […]

1 August 2013 0 comment
GiocoNewsPlayer.it launch new Live Score service, ideal for betting and sports

A brand new ‘live score’ for the brand new Gioconewsplayer.it, the first online newspaper exclusively dedicated to the player and, of course, to sport and betting. Thanks to the partnership with Sportradar, a leading company in supplying statistics and multimedia tools for betting around the world, this space that will become one of the ‘favorite’ […]

24 July 2013 0 comment
Ice 2013 attendance audited at 22,247

Ice Totally Gaming 2013, the first to be held at the event’s new home at ExCeL London, has had its’ attendance confirmed at 22,247 by the not for profit organisation BPA Worldwide. BPA verified the total registered attendance as well as demographic and geographic profiles of attendees. Glenn J. Hansen, Bpa Worldwide President, praised Ice […]

23 July 2013 0 comment
Bally Technologies to acquire Shfl Entertainment

Bally Technologies, Inc., a leader in slots, video machines, casino management, interactive applications and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SHFL entertainment, Inc. at a per share price of $23.25 in cash for total consideration of approximately $1.3 billion.This consideration […]

16 July 2013 0 comment
EiG in demand as Early Bird cut-off draws closer

Organisers of this year’s EiG, which takes place across the 8th, 9th and 10th of October in Barcelona, are encouraging delegates to take advantage of the Early Bird rates which offer savings of up to €400 on the cost of buying a Full Conference Pass, and €200 on an Expo only ticket. EiG’s Early Bird […]

15 July 2013 0 comment
Sportradar and Itf launch new live scoring system: 50,000 matches covered live per season

As part of its partnership for the collection and distribution of ITF Official Data, Sportradar and the International Tennis Federation (ITF) are proud to announce the launch of the newly developed live scoring system. The launch of the new Live Scoring System enables ITF to have live data from all ITF Pro Circuit tournaments around […]

4 July 2013 0 comment