Derek Stevens: “We’re very excited about putting a sportsbook inside the first new casino in Northern Nevada in over 20 years”

The last few months have been full of exciting new developments for sports betting brand Circa Sports. The companywhich first gained notoriety in its home market of Nevada through the operation of what has been labeled “the world’s largest sportsbook” at the flagship Circa Resort & Casino in Downtown Las Vegas, is rapidly expanding in … Read more

How mobile apps are changing iGaming

As in most business verticals, the mobile share in iGaming has done nothing but grow over the past few years, driven by the massification of smartphones. In this new analytical article by Maria Bashkevich, Head of Marketing at Uplatform, she delves deep into the data that better reflects the mobile apps era in online gaming … Read more

Technologies that will change the iGaming industry

In this new column, Ayvar Gabidullin, Head of Business Development at Slotegrator, shares insights about the iGaming steady growth from Dmytro Taran, COO of Slotegrator, and gives a rundown of what technologies are already in useas well as which ones could radically change the industry in the near future. This analysis covers blockchain, PWA features, … Read more

“The onus is on all industry stakeholders to prioritize educational content, as that’s the only way we’ll create a thriving and mature sports betting market”

OddsJam is a sports betting startup that provides API resources to operators and media companies on the B2B side, as well as educational content and betting tools on its B2C approach. Last week, it acquired odds comparison platform OddsBoom, whose founder Mark Knight joined OddsJam’s executive team as Head of Product. OddsJam’s proprietary data coverage … Read more

Massachusetts Gov. signs sports betting into law; Gaming Commission now takes the reins on implementation

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has now signed sports betting into law. The news was confirmed by his office on Wednesday, and comes after lawmakers in the Bay State reached an agreement earlier this month to legalize betting on both professional and college sports. Baker said he looks forward to the law being implemented “over the … Read more

Red Rock Resorts posts one of its best-ever quarters in Q2 as it eyes goal to double portfolio size by 2030

Casino developer and operator Red Rock Resorts has turned one of its best quarters in company history for Q2. The Nevada-based firm posted $422.2 million in revenue, a slight decrease of 1%, or $5.9 million, from the $482.2 million in the same period last year. Meanwhile, net income was down by $110.9 million to a … Read more

Simplebet co-founder Joey Levy and media mogul Jake Paul launch micro betting-first brand Betr

Sports betting entrepreneur Joey Levy and media mogul Jake Paul announced Monday the creation of Petrdescribed as “The first direct-to-consumer micro-betting focused sports betting company.” Levy will be acting as CEO of the company, while Paul will be the President, which has raised $50 million in a Series A round. As part of the company’s … Read more

DraftKings raises 2022 guidance after seeing revenue up 57% in Q2; opens Kansas pre-registration ahead of market launch

Sports betting giant DraftKings has reported revenue of $466 million for the second quarter of 2022, a 57% increase from the $298 million delivered in the same period last year. The positive performance has led the business to raise its revenue and Adjusted EBITDA guidance for the full year. Results were unveiled at the same … Read more