Category Archives: News

UKGC Unveils New iGaming Rules for Its Licensees

The United Kingdom’s online gambling market remains to be the largest regulated gaming market in the world something that has both its merits and demerits. In a bid to get rid of the demerits, the UK Gambling Commission has been working tirelessly to ensure that the country’s gaming industry is not only safe for underage […]

Phil Galfond’s Run It Once Poker Site Launches Public Beta

More than two years after announcing his plans to launch a new, player-focused online poker platform, Phil Galfond, one of the most popular personalities in the high-stakes online poker community, has finally unveiled the Beta version of his Run It Once Poker site. Named after Phil’s Run It Once blog, the new online poker site […]

Connective Games Inks Partnership Deal with Baadshah Gaming

In a bid to exploit the rapidly online poker market in India, Connective Games, a renowned Malta-based gaming supplier has recently entered into a partnership agreement with Indian poker operator Baadshah Gaming. As per the terms of the agreement between the two companies, the Connective Games platform will allow Baadshah to localize its poker offerings […]

Gaming Interests Weigh in on the New Wire Act Opinion

Last week’s reversal of the Wire Act of 1961 by the United States’ Department of Justice sparked a lot of heated debates pertaining to the future of online gambling and online sports betting in the country. There was an almost equal measure of support for the move – mostly by anti-online gambling lobbyists – and […]

Online Poker and the New DOJ Wire Act Opinion

Last Monday, the United States Department of Justice issued a new opinion regarding the Interstate Wire Act of 1961. According to the new opinion, the law’s prohibitions were not limited to sports betting as previously stipulated by an opinion that was issued back in 2011 – instead, it extends beyond sports betting and covers other […]