Tech

8th July 2021

State of the Union: DraftKings, Congress, Elys and more

Engine Media files patent infringement lawsuit against DraftKings Esports provider Engine Media Holdings has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against sportsbook giant DraftKings. The infringement…

15th June 2021

Entain launches new US-facing responsible gambling app

The Entain Foundation US, a not-for-profit funded by BetMGM and Entain, has announced the launch of a new responsible gambling mobile app in the US.…

3rd June 2021

EveryMatrix announces first US game studio in Miami

Gambling solutions provider EveryMatrix has announced the opening of Armadillo Studios, its first igaming studio investment in the United States. Armadillo Studios will develop online…

1st June 2021

Bally’s closes $125m Bet.Works acquisition

Land-based operator Bally’s Corporation has closed a deal to acquire betting technology provider Bet.Works for $125m (£88.1m/€102.2m). Bally’s announced the deal to acquire Bet.Works in…

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…