Aussie Government Ever-Victorious in Fight Against Offshore Gaming?

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It has been more than a year since online poker was banned in Australia. We took a look at the internet gaming scene in the country to see if the legislation has achieved its stated ends or if it has proven ineffective and possibly even counterproductive.

Louisiana Daily Fantasy Sports in 2019? Ballot Approval Granted!

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Voters in the majority of parishes in Louisiana have approved of daily fantasy sports. Learn about the background to this ballot measure, what this means for the state, and hopes for further gambling expansion next year.

 

UK Gambling Commission Report: 5% Youth Online Gambling Rate

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The United Kingdom Gambling Commission has released its “Young People & Gambling 2018” report. The UKGC claims that more needs to be done to protect children from the harms of real money gaming. But is this really the case? We took an in-depth look into the numbers and drew our own conclusions.

Michigan Passes Lawful Internet Gaming Act: Poker + Casino Legalized!

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With the passage of the Lawful Internet Gaming Act, Michigan becomes the fifth state to have enacted an online gaming licensing law. Read on to learn about who will be allowed to open an internet casino or cardroom, taxes, the legislative background of the Act, and more.

Hearthstone December 19 Update Catches Players Off Guard

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A new update has thrown players of Hearthstone for a loop. Read on to learn about the recent changes to this competitive card game and how we expect the metagame dynamics to shift.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Our First Impressions

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The release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was eagerly anticipated by many video gamers, serious and casual alike. Read on to learn more about the game, the changes from previous Smash games, and how it will impact the competitive scene.

Australia's National Consumer Protection Framework: Hidden Agenda?

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Australia intends to roll out the provisions of the National Consumer Protection Framework within the next year and a half. But does this agreement, intended to reduce harm from online gaming, really accomplish its stated goals? Read and find out.

Gambling Commission Scores Hat Trick: Fines 3 Companies £14 Million

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We knew we'd hear from the UK Gambling Commission again before too long. This time, in a three-for-one special, they have fined several online gaming firms a total of £14 million! Read about the companies affected and what they supposedly did wrong.

Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Winning Poker Network 2018

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Ever wondered what really goes on behind the curtain at an offshore poker site? We got the chance to find out. Read on to learn about how the Winning Poker Network operates, what it does to ensure game integrity, and its plans for the future.

Switzerland's Money Gaming Act Legalizes Online Play in 2019

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Switzerland has replaced the various statutes relating to gambling with a new Money Gaming Act. It includes provisions for online gambling to be licensed. Read on to learn more about this law and the possible motivations behind it.

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