Tech

9th September 2021

Strive Gaming receives first US license from Colorado regulator

Platform provider Strive Gaming has received a temporary vendor major license from the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission, its first US state license. The license…

9th September 2021

Gamestop, AMC… sportsbooks? Establishing exchange betting in the US

Cole Rush finds out how fintech startup Sporttrade is learning the lessons from previous attempts to bring exchange betting stateside, and looking to ride the…

9th September 2021

Tipico to open new sports betting technology hub in Colorado

Sportsbook operator Tipico has set out plans to open a new sportsbook technology hub in Colorado, just weeks after launching online sports betting in the…

8th September 2021

Stock-based costs cause Genius losses to rocket in H1

Data supplier Genius Sports saw revenue grow 76.3% to $109.6m in the first half of 2021, but net losses shot up to $464.2m because of…

27th August 2021

DraftKings to replace Scoreboard as Oregon Lottery sportsbook brand

The Oregon Lottery Commission has approved a measure to migrate its sports betting product Scoreboard from its legacy SBTech platform to DraftKings’ framework.  This will…

24th August 2021

Sports IQ and FansUnite launch player props partnership

Data analyst and odds maker Sports IQ has announced a partnership with sports betting and igaming provider FansUnite. The multi-year agreement  will see Sports IQ…

23rd August 2021

Internet Vikings launches cloud hosting in West Virginia

IT and cloud hosting provider Internet Vikings has announced its expansion into the US market, and is now offering licensed igaming hosting services to operators…

19th August 2021

Atlantic Lottery partners SG to launch Canada’s first full-service lottery kiosks

Canadian lottery operator Atlantic Lottery Corporation linked up with Scientific Games to launch what it said is the first full-service lottery kiosks in the country.…

17th August 2021

Elys sees revenue grow in H1 despite retail declines

US and Italy-facing operator and supplier Elys Game Technology recorded revenue of $25.8m for the first half of the year, a 72.3% increase from 2020,…

13th August 2021

Bally’s acquires fan engagement specialist Telescope

Bally’s Corporation has completed the acquisition of Telescope, a provider of real-time audience engagement solutions for live events, gamified second screen experiences and interactive live…

11th August 2021

DraftKings Marketplace goes live with first NFT drops scheduled

US sportsbook giants DraftKings has officially launched its non-fungible token (NFT) platform DraftKings Marketplace, with its inaugural content available for purchase this week.  The Preseason…

3rd August 2021

IGT ups 2021 guidance after revenue grows to $1.04bn in Q2

Gaming and lotteries supplier International Game Technology (IGT) upped its revenue and operating profit guidance for 2021 after Q2 revenue grew 73.5% to $1.04bn, while…

2nd August 2021

Caesars launches new sportsbook app following William Hill acquisition

Caesars Entertainment has launched its new Caesars Sportsbook app, following its acquisition of William Hill earlier this year. The app, which uses the Liberty platform…

28th July 2021

theScore looks to take charge of its own destiny

In the wake of new market launches in the US and a regulatory breakthrough in its native Canada, theScore is preparing a significant operational overhaul.…