Tech

26th May 2021

Scientific Games acquires BetBuilder pioneer SportCast

Scientific Games has announced the acquisition of player engagement technology supplier SportCast, developer of the first BetBuilder product. SportCast offers various engagement tools, but has…

20th May 2021

Sportradar signs landmark marketing tech deals with NFL’s Jets and Ravens

Sports betting service provider Sportradar has signed two new agreements with the New York Jets and Baltimore Ravens, to provide its ad:s sports betting marketing…

18th May 2021

GAN Q1 revenue soars to $27.8m after Coolbet addition

Gaming software provider GAN recorded revenue figures of $27.8m (£19.6m/€22.8m) for the first quarter of 2021, marking a significant 263.0% increase on the same period…

6th May 2021

US mobile betting’s biggest hurdle

Mobile sports betting has taken off rapidly in the US since the repeal of PASPA, but still has some way to go to reach Europe’s…

29th April 2021

FanDuel migrates to SG-powered sportsbook solution in Illinois and Indiana

FanDuel Group has debuted its OpenSports-powered sportsbook in two further states with the platform now available in Illinois and Indiana. FanDuel has been operational in…

21st April 2021

IGT to reduce board size as Bassey departs

International Game Technology (IGT) is to downsize its board of directors to 10 members after Beatrice Bassey announced she would not stand for re-election. Bassey,…

16th April 2021

Nuvei agrees to acquire US payment provider Mazooma

Payment technology partner Nuvei Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-focused gaming and sports betting payment technology provider Mazooma Technical Services. The…

16th April 2021

Scientific Games appoints Blanco as new technology chief

Scientific Games has announced the appointment of Victor Blanco as its new chief technology officer. Blanco will take on his new role next year and…

29th March 2021

Playtech to open first US live casino studio in Michigan

Playtech has confirmed plans to open its first live casino studio in the US after securing a multi-year lease at a site in the city…

24th March 2021

CDI to introduce Konami historical racing machines to Kentucky venues

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has reached an agreement with casino supplier Konami Gaming, to purchase a range of historical racing machines (HRMs) for installation in…

18th February 2021

Against the grain

While there has been widespread evidence of operators and suppliers bringing in digital expertise to complement their land-based know-how, there are few examples of travel…

15th February 2021

Boyd begins national roll-out of new digital wallet

Casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation has begun to launch its new BoydPay digital wallet solution, developed in partnership with Aristocrat Technologies.  BoydPay is a cashless…

1st February 2021

Genius Sports signs with new US motorsport series SRX

North American motorsport series Superstar Racing Experience (SRX) has signed up Genius Sports to become its exclusive data partnership ahead of its inaugural season. Genius…

29th January 2021

Google opens US Play Store to gambling apps

Search and technology giant Google has announced major changes to the Developer Programme Policy, that will see players in 15 countries, including the US, permitted…