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Ben Wilinofsky Wins WPTSD Calgary Main Event

Quit while you’re ahead. Some people consider this to be sound advice; others think it’s the way of the coward. Whatever anyone’s opinion on...

NSGC Warns Against Lotto Ticket Stocking Fillers for Minors

The Nova Scotia Gaming Corporation (NSGC) has issued a stern warning against the gifting of Lottery tickets to minors. The tickets are popular as...

Playtika Confirms Wooga Acquisition Deal

Neither party has confirmed the exact purchase price, but news has broken that Playtika has acquired the Berlin-based social games development company Wooga for...

William Hill Trims Down On Digital Deadwood

Many are the benefits mergers and acquisitions. And yet, you cannot have the good without being prepared to stomach just a little bid of...

Canada Qualifies For Basketball World Cup

It’s been almost a decade since Canada’s last participation in a FIBA World Cup, but thanks to the obvious resolve to make it happen...

Tony Miles Takes On Reality TV

Prop bets are all the rage right now, and Poker players have bought into the fad in a big way. To want to better...

Lightning Box Enters North American Market

Thanks to the expansion of an existing agreement between SG Digital and specialist slots developer Lightning Box, the latter is now in the very...

Hard Rock Gets Green Light for Vancouver Hotel

Seven years is a long time. Just ask the owners of the Hard Rock Casino in Vancouver.  A 7-year wait is what it took...

Ex Disney Director To Build Sin City in Spain

For all of the Walt Disney Co.’s refusal to be involved with anything even vaguely smacking of casino games, it’s quite obvious that not...

GCE May Regret Recent Orillia Deal

Too many cooks spoil the broth, or so the old saying goes. Sadly, it now appears as if one of Canada’s most prominent and...