Posts tagged ‘Online Betting’

The Future of Online Gambling is Mobile and Here’s Why

September 17, 2020

Online gambling has been around for over two decades now. Casinos have branched out to the internet in the 1990s and it has been through a lot of change since then. Currently, many people would rather go online to gamble than visit casinos and sportsbooks as this is the more convenient way for them to […]

The Types of Bonuses You Can Get When Signing Up with an Online Sportsbook

May 14, 2020

When it comes to choosing the best sportsbook, there are a few factors that you should weigh-in. Convenience is mainly what you should be looking at and this includes the convenience of being able to withdraw and deposit your money from your betting account. Aside from those, navigation, the selection of odds and sports that […]

Bet365 Founder Gets Paid Huge Sum

November 23, 2018

Any founder of a top online sports betting platform will be making good money, that is for sure. But what if I told you that Denise Coates, founder of Bet365, was paid 100 million dollars in 2017? Well if I told you that I’d be lying; because Denise Coates took home a whopping 279 million […]

New Jersey Sports Betting Update

September 13, 2018

Watching residents of states that have approved sports betting enjoy their new-found freedom has been gratifying to say the least. Before now, going down to the local sportsbook to throw down some cash on your favorite team (or some teams you think will cover the point spread) is an activity only enjoyed by residents of […]

Will Offshore Sportsbooks Still Be Viable?

May 15, 2018

Let me first set the tone for this article by answering the title question with a question: Are offshore banks still viable? Of course they are. They offer services and features that mainland banks simply cannot offer. The same idea applies to sportsbooks. In the wake of the Supreme Court striking down the 1992 PAPSA […]

Bettors Wager Over $1 Billion on MLB During 2016

December 8, 2016

Through the end of October, over $1 billion had been bet on Major League Baseball on sportsbooks regulated in Nevada, which does not include the millions bet on sportsbooks online. The figure of $1 billion almost doubles the betting figure from six years ago. In comparison, the NFL and college football had $1.6 billion bet […]

Over $6 Million Less Wagered This season on Football

November 1, 2016

People have been watching less hours of football this season on television. At the same time, there are less dollars being bet on football as well. The Nevada Gaming Control released numbers that showed $308.5 million had been wagered on the NFL and college during September at the regulated sportsbooks in the state. That is […]

U.S. Congress to Review Federal Laws on Gambling

October 22, 2016

A committee made up of members of the U.S. Congress is reviewing the federal laws pertaining to gambling that include a prohibition on betting on sports that is 24 years old. The committee is planning to introduce new legislation to address daily fantasy sports as well as other types of gaming. In a prepared statement […]

Live Sports Betting Surging in Popularity

August 31, 2016

Live Sports Betting has become very popular across sportsbooks online. Betting on just the outcome of a game is not enough today for many bettors and that is why live betting on games that are in progress has become so popular. Betting during the game allows the bettor to respond to the game’s ebb and […]

Online Gambling Ready to Explode with Growth, Another DFS Site Shuts Down

May 26, 2016

The online gambling industry could explode growth wise due to the number of smartphones used today. Attendees at a major conference on gambling this week in Atlantic City, New Jersey say that Internet gambling has a huge growth potential across the U.S. thanks to the growth in smartphone usage continuing. Online gambling and casino executives […]