Technology

Stellar Sport Stars Line Up for 5050Sports Licensed Casino Games

New casino game 5050Sports, which incorporates officially licensed archive video clips, has launched with variants fronted by and featuring Michael Owen, Michael Vaughan, Ricky ‘The Hitman’ Hatton and Simon ‘The Wizard’ Whitlock. BetVictor is the first operator to partner with 5050Sports and the title has proven an instant success, going straight into the bookmaker’s top 20 games. The concept requires …

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GTech Appoints New Head of iGaming – Matteo Monteverdi

Following a full corporate re-brand and the dissolving of Spielo G2 / GTech G2 igaming divisions, GTech have announced the appointment of Matteo Monteverdi as Senior Vice President of of GTech iGaming Division. Matteo Monteverdi will now oversee igaming capabilities and strategy for GTech, taking over responsibilities from Walter Bugno, who becomes president and CEO of GTECH International. Mr Monteverdi who previously …

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ESPN Sign Partnership With BETEGY

ESPN the sports broadcasting service for US media and publishing conglomerate Walt Disney has announced an exclusive deal with football insight and prediction service – BETEGY. BETEGY will work alongside current data provider Bloomberg Sports, providing ESPN with insight and football prediction services for eight professional European sports leagues. BETEGY the sports prediction start-up operated from Poland, applies data algorithm-driven …

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Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit Round Up

Last week saw the first ever Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit held at the 1 America Square – Tower Hill on the 11th of September. With smartphone and tablet gambling due to reach $100 bn by 2017, and mobile fast overtaking desktop for new acquisition, the Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit aimed to showcase the best in mobile gaming and offer delegates …

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BetTech Gaming Launches Fully Managed Solution

BetTech Gaming has launched its Fully Managed Solution (FMS) – a cost-effective “business in a box” offering that provides a fast and hassle-free entry to the burgeoning igaming market. FMS is designed to minimise a partner’s efforts and maximise their revenues from an industry that, according to analysts at H2 Gambling Capital, already generates $30 billion in gross wins globally and is …

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Bloomberg Sports Publish 2013/14 UEFA Champions League Predictions

Bloomberg’s sports data insight and analysis tool – BSports today published its 2013/14 UEFA Champions League projections. Using sophisticated soccer based algorithms and in-depth live match analysis the BSports team has published its first projections for the Champions League, the biggest and richest football Tournament in the world. The UEFA Champions League kicks-off this Tuesday 17th of Spetember. With regards …

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MGS Summit- Live Blog – Emma Crowe ‘Mobile First Thinking’

Mobile marketing expert Emma Crowe VP of Strategy and Planning for Somo Digital explains ‘Mobile First’ thinking and how gambling operators can reach their business and operational objectives. The session focuses on mobile campaign strategies and how they can be merged with mobile consumer trends. Session Summary: Crowe explains why mobile is different to other technologies, innovation in the field …

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MGS – Live Blog – Paul McNea Betfuze – Why Mobile is the New King!

Paul McNea gives the MGS Summit audience insight into what is driving mobile growth and engagement. With more than £13 billion wagered on mobile devices each year, and global growth of 13% YoY mobile gaming is looking to become king of gaming. McNea looks at trends and what is accelerating growth in the mobile gaming sector, McNea predicts that mobile …

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MGS – Live Blog – Gaming’s Social Revolution

Dara Nasr Head of Agency Sales at Twitter, discusses sports and social trends witnessed on Twitter. Focusing on how the mass public interact and engage with the social tool, Nasr breaks down the drivers and motives of social engagement and public reaction. Nasr gives sports betting and outside industry insights into how Twitter is being used to deliver better communication …

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SBC Interviews Bill Squadron of Bloomberg Sports

This Week the SBC team catches up with Bloomberg Sports President Bill Squadron, to discuss sports data analysis and Bloomberg Sports (BSports) product range as it aims to tackle the European sports betting market. Launched as Bloomberg Sports in 2010, BSports takes the technology developed by Bloomberg, the leading global provider in financial data and analytics, and applies it to …

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