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Lee Richardson – Gaming Economics – Bitcoin’s true sector value

As a currency Bitcoin has seen its critics and sceptics grow in the past months as its value continues to decline. Nevertheless Gaming Economics MD and SBC Contributor Lee Richardson tells the betting sector that the crypto-currency’s mechanisms may likely lead to much needed industry wide innovation and operational restructuring… __________________ Many of us have heard of Bitcoins. Some have earnt these digitally-created tokens, …

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90Digital founder launches bitcoin casino

Nick Garner, founder of 90Digital has announced the launch of a new online casino. Oshi! is a Bitcoin specific operator, with a strong emphasis on the fun element that casino entertainment brings to its players. Oshi! is backed by industry supplier SoftSwiss and will offer over 1,000 games including all the famous brands. “Having been in the iGaming sector for …

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Smile-Expo organising Armenian Gaming Forum

Show organiser Smile-Expo is holding the first Armenian Gaming Forum on 19 November. Casino and poker clubs equipment manufacturers, betting software developers, payment systems representatives, as well as interested investors will gather in Yerevan to provide a common floor for sharing the experience, ideas and innovations. Armenia has a long tradition of gambling and the regulated industry is making real …

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UltraPlay appoints Borislav Borisov as COO

UltraPlay announced the appointment of Borislav Borisov to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Borislav Borisov has been involved in the world of online gambling since 2007 having worked in PartyGaming and bwin.party, before joining UltraPlay. Borisov has vast experience in the online gambling space spanning across all traditional verticals and most recently eSports. In addition to his industry savvy, …

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SIGMA 2015 highlights core focus on Payments, Security, Anti-Fraud & Bitcoin

The Payments, Security, Anti-Fraud & Bitcoin conference at Summit of iGaming Malta (SiGMA) 2015 is scheduled for 6 November at the InterContinental Conference Arena. This highly anticipated track will update participants at Malta’s largest iGaming event with the latest news and developments in the fields of payment processing, data security, fraud prevention, and cryptocurrencies. Some top professionals in these areas …

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BitCasino.io launches bitcoin sportsbook

BitCasino.io, which claims to be the world’s first legally licensed and regulated online Bitcoin-only casino gaming operator, has announced the launch of its sportsbook for the new English Premiership football season commencing 8th August 2015. The new bitcoin sportsbook will provide over 10,000 live betting markets per week, including popular fast-developing betting sports such as MMA and eSports. A spokesperson …

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Coingaming launches Bitcoin sportsbook

Coingaming.io, software provider for white-label Bitcoin casino solutions has announced that it has launched its bitcoin only sportsbook product ahead of the forthcoming English Premiership football season which starts on August 8th 2015. The sportsbook solution will offer several unique opportunities for bitcoin gaming operators. The new product has been designed and built in-house to maximize profits for bitcoin operators looking to …

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Bitcoin gambling operators warned over legality

The UK Gambling Commission has written to gambling operators using bitcoin-only websites to warn them that far from being outside the law as has been suggested in some quarters, the digital currency is actually covered by the UK’s gambling regulations. The Commission said that it has become concerned about the illegal gambling operators providing facilities for gambling to consumers in …

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Tim Heath – Coingaming.io – The Decentralized Internet: Its part of our day-to-day digital lives

The iGaming industry is always in a state of flux, as technology disrupts systems and processes. The industry, therefore, needs to change its approach to crypto-currencies with the advent of the decentralized internet. Industry iGaming expert Tim Heath explains. Tim Heath has over 10 years of management experience in online gaming and is the CEO of Coingaming.io the software provider …

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