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Google to Lift Ban on Online Gambling Advertisement in US

Google is making changes to its terms of service that will make it easier for online gambling companies to market to consumers. The search engine giant previously banned internet gambling companies from advertising in the US. But that’s all about to change, and it could help lead towards an increase in gambling revenue. What’s the […] Read More
Posted on: October 22, 2019 | Casino Gambling | Jon Sofen

‘Stones Live’ Alleged Cheating Scandal Rocks Poker World

A poker player and commentator from Stones Gambling Hall in Northern California accused one of her fellow players of cheating during numerous live-streams on the poker show, “Stones Live.” And now the poker community has come together to bash the accused cheater. Veronica Brill – aka “Angry Polak” – was a commentator and regular poker […] Read More
Posted on: October 14, 2019 | Poker | Jon Sofen
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The Stars Group Sold to FanDuel Owner for $6 Billion

The Stars Group, parent company of the top online poker site in the world – PokerStars – has been sold to Flutter Entertainment, the company which owns the popular FanDuel daily fantasy sports website. This deal makes Flutter the world’s largest online gambling company. The Stars Group is one of the top brands in the […] Read More
Posted on: October 6, 2019 | Gambling Poker | Jon Sofen
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Anti-Online Gambling Lobbyist Sheldon Adelson Takes Heat Over Shady Venetian Poker Tournament

Sheldon Adelson doesn’t run the day-to-day operations of the Venetian Poker Room in Las Vegas. But since he is the CEO and founder of Sands Corporation, the company that owns the Strip casino, and because of his anti-online gambling crusade, he’s taking some heat from the gambling world over a controversial poker tournament. Adelson, a […] Read More
Posted on: September 30, 2019 | Gambling Poker | Jon Sofen
US Sports betting

Online Gambling Market Expected to Exceed $102 Million By 2025

Sports bettors all across America are finding it much easier to place a wager, at least a legal one, these days. That is all thanks to a May 2018 ruling by the US Supreme Court to overturn a federal ban on sports betting outside of Nevada. The Supreme Court’s decision paved the way for individual […] Read More
Posted on: September 21, 2019 | Sports | Jon Sofen
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New Jersey Online Gambling Revenue Tops $60 Million in August

Numbers don’t lie. August data indicates New Jersey’s online gambling market is not only thriving but continues to rise. And it appears there’s no stopping the industry from success in sight. The month of August was a rousing success for the Garden State from an internet gambling operator’s perspective – and for the politicians who […] Read More
Posted on: September 18, 2019 | Casino Gambling | Jon Sofen