The latest technology news for the gambling industry

STS secures Polish exclusivity for BetBooster

STS will deliver new innovations to its home market of Poland after becoming the exclusive operator of BetBooster, developed by sports data studio LVision. BetBooster is an automated sports insight feed designed to optimise customer engagement with betting markets, based on historical data of markets and AI analysis of player behaviours. Promoted as a widget across STS sportsbook portfolio (mobile …

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Kambi upgrades 2020 results following strong Q4 close

Kambi Group Plc has recorded a favourable closing to 2020 trading, leading the sports betting technology and systems provider to upgrade its full-year results.  During Q4, Kambi recorded a 2% increase in trading margin – up to 9.4% – as the technology group benefited from an ‘extended run of favourable sporting results, across multiple sports and all key markets’. The …

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HooYu secures KJM accreditation for German age verification

The German Commission for the Protection of Young People in the Media (Kommission für Jugendmedienschutz – KJM) has approved HooYu as a suitable age verification systems provider. HooYu confirms that it has secured legal certainty to provide age verification provisions for licensed incumbents of Germany’s new Glücksspielneuregulierungstaatsvertrag (GlüNeuRStV) federal gambling regime – due to formally launch in July 2021. As the …

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MoneyMatrix launches Identity Monitoring Application to better KYC management


EveryMatrix’s ‘MoneyMatrix’ payment processing platform has continued to upgrade its compliance capacities for industry operators by announcing the release of its ‘Identity Monitoring Application’.  MoneyMatrix’s new ‘compliance microservice’ has been designed to ensure operators safeguard the highest risk management disciplines facilitating KYC and fraud management requirements. The Identity Monitoring Application allows operators to execute market-by-market automated KYC checks and fraud …

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Cashless journey at the heart of OKTO and GeWeTe collaboration

Age Verification

OKTO has united with GeWeTe in order to boost cashless payment services through Cash Redemption Terminals (CRT) internationally.   The collaboration will place a heightened focus on mobile payments and security as the cashless journey becomes an increasingly prevalent priority for consumers.  GeWeTe will also expand its capabilities through the OKTO digital wallet, elevating the way it allows users to embark …

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Better Collective purchases majority share in Mindway AI

Mindway AI

Better Collective has acquired a further 70% of shares in Mindway AI, taking its total ownership to 90% of shares in the Denmark-based software company. The acquisition, which has been valued at 17 million DKK, follows on from a preliminary investment made by Better Collective in 2019 when the affiliate acquired 19.99% of the company.  As a result of the …

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BetConstruct enhances virtuals offering with Xsens MoCap technology


BetConstruct has strengthened its virtual sports offering after signing a new agreement with 3D motion capture specialists, Xsens.  Through the partnership, BetConstruct will integrate Xsens’ motion capture technology which will help create ‘ultra realistic’ virtual sports by ‘capturing every single move a human makes’. Commenting on the deal, Armenuhi Khachatryan, Product Owner of Virtual Sports at BetConstruct said: “We all …

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Miomni completes ‘360 platform play’ with i-Pools investment

Gambling technology supplier Miomni has acquired a majority stake in UK licenced betting business i-Pools as it aims to provide a comprehensive range of solutions to the market. The deal means that i-Pools will now be rebranded as MiPOOLS, enabling current and prospective stakeholders in the sports betting and gaming ecosystem to offer ‘softer’ gaming alternatives to their customer bases. …

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Entain joins up with Verizon Media for VR integration


Entain, formerly known as GVC Holdings, has signed a ‘global innovation alliance’ with Verizon Media which will deliver new virtual reality (VR) experiences for live sports viewing. The gambling operator will work alongside Verizon Media to ‘combine live sports viewing with interactive layers of sports data and gaming’, allowing bettors to ‘participate in sports events, check data, socialise with friends, …

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Golden Race upgrades omnichannel solution to include Ultimate Branding+

Ultimate Branding+

Golden Race has made a series of updates to its omnichannel which include a unified server and backoffice for online and retail, a wider virtual sports and games portfolio and the inclusion of its Ultimate Branding+ package. Ultimate Branding+ will give Golden Race clients the option to further customise their solutions, with the option to localise features and configure different …

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