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Michigan Online Gambling Imminent

Craig Klinski
Michigan is on the verge of going live with online gambling and online sports betting, per comments from Michigan Gaming Control Board executive Richard Kalm on Tuesday. We’re very close. I wish I could you an exact day and time, but each day that changes. We’re gathering information daily. In other comments, Kalm said that he is cautiously optimistic...

Two Fantastic NFL Playoff Offers To Enjoy Right Now at BetMGM!

Ian John
There is nothing quite as exciting as a great weekend of sport, perhaps apart from a trio of fantastic betting offers you can use on a couple of big sports events taking place at the weekend! Well BetMGM Sportsbook have come through with the goods once again with three great promotional offers for this weekend’s NFL Divisional Playoff games...

BetMGM Just Went Live In This State

Craig Klinski
BetMGM continues its rapid spread across the United States with the launch in its latest state. Last week, the BetMGM online sportsbook app went live in Iowa, becoming the eighth state to welcome the quickly growing sportsbook. The online sportsbook comes to sports bettors through a partnership with Dubuque’s Diamond Jo Casino, located in the historic downtown of Dubuque....

What Michigan Just Did Could Be A Game Changer For Online Poker In The U.S.

Craig Klinski
2021 was already shaping to be a very big year for online gambling for Michigan. Now Michigan online poker players have an even bigger reason to be excited as news came out on Tuesday that Governor Gretchen Whitmer had signed a bill that would allow the state to enter in multi-state agreements with other jurisdictions offering online poker. A...

DraftKings Offers a New Promotion to Celebrate Iowa Dropping On-Prem Registration

Ian John
For a rural state like Iowa, on-premises registration to enjoy sports betting online was a nuisance for some and massively inconvenient for others. However, from January 1 2021, Iowa will be dropping the requirement for on-premises registrations and to celebrate DraftKings Online Sportsbook is ready with a Double Your Money promotion! This new offer is for citizens based or...

“I Urge You To Reconsider” – Nevada Governor Says Avoid Large New Year’s Gatherings

David Huber
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak is warning against large New Year’s gatherings — pleading with the state’s residents and visitors to celebrate “virtually” in observance of the excruciating sacrifices healthcare workers, patients, and families — who continue to endure unprecedented hardships stemming from COVID-19 — have made throughout the 2020 calendar year. In a statement provided to FOX5 Vegas on...

New Year Cheer! Massive Good News Boost for Iowa Sports Betting Fans!

Ian John
If you have been betting on sports in Iowa of late, then you will know that to do this, you need to make an on-premises registration with a certified sportsbook operator in the state before you can participate in sports betting online. Well from January 1 2021, that regulation will no longer be enforced, meaning Iowa-based customers can now...

“We Need $15 Billion” – New York Governor Cites Legal Sports Betting in Public Briefing

David Huber
On Wednesday, December 16th, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo referred to legal sports betting as a possible source of revenue to help remedy a $15 billion budget deficit associated with the state’s response to COVID-19. The governor’s message was relayed as part of a daily public briefing to New Yorkers, which included Gov. Cuomo’s perspective on why it is...

U.S. iGaming Geolocation Technology FAQs

David Huber
Here are seven things you should know about U.S. iGaming geolocation. U.S. iGaming Geolocation Technology FAQs (Introduction) In November 2019, GeoComply Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Lindsay Slader testified before the Missouri State House of Representatives Special Interim Committee on Gaming — on the topic of U.S. iGaming geolocation technology. The following Q&A along with its accompanying video provide...

GeoComply Testimony: iGaming Location Technology

David Huber
GeoComply recently provided preliminary testimony before Washington state senators on behalf of licensed U.S. iGaming interests. The company’s VP of Regulatory Affairs Lindsay Slader reassured lawmakers that online gambling geolocation technology is effective in ring-fencing real money wagers. On January 21st, GeoComply Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Lindsay Slader appeared before the Washington State Senate Labor & Commerce Committee...
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