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Online gaming companies are looking to capitalize on Euro 2016. Senet Group has launched a new set of advertisements to promote responsible gambling.
Marketing Insight

More Euro 2016 promotions, operator interaction in the forums, online poker sponsorships beginning and ending and more.


Partypoker is putting four celebritie through a poker bootcamp to demonstrate that "anyone can play poker" in The Big Bluff promotion.
Marketing Insight

The Big Bluff, Jackpot Unchained, trips to Las Vegas this summer and esports connections top the list of online poker promotions this week.


Bwin.party has extended its deal with Danish state owned online gambling provider Danske Spil. Playtech’s move to expand its interests into the financial equivalent of online gambling has taken a backwards step, as it announced the end of its plans to acquire online contracts broker Plus500.
Industry Insight

Industry mergers that have gone bust, are contentious and are proceeding well.


Poker finds itself in a Catch 22. It needs an influx of sponsorship dollars to grow and attract more players and fans, but until the game becomes more popular and reaches more people, it will not attract the interest from mainstream sponsors that is so desperately needs to reach mainstream audiences.
Poker in the Media: The Fight for Mainstream Exposure

Poker needs the spotlight of the mainstream media to grow, but can it find its footing once the WSOP is over?


The end of last week saw a renewal of activity at BLUFF.com, as half a dozen news stories were posted on the site.
New Articles Published on the Previously Dormant BLUFF.com

Several news articles have been posted on the BLUFF.com site which was thought to be defunct.


The legislative session in California is not over for the year and neither are PokerStars’ efforts to have online poker regulated in the state.
US Insight

California, Delaware, New Jersey, RAWA and Daily Fantasy Sports.


Caesars Entertainment is making another attempt to placate its bond holders with an improved offer which aims to bring litigation to an end and allow for Caesars Entertainment Operating Company (CEOC) to emerge from its voluntary bankruptcy.
Industry Insight

Bwin.party’s new ownership may not yet be settled as GVC considers its options.


The news that two of the biggest brands in online poker are coming together under a single roof is still reverberating around the industry.
The Zeitgeist

The purchase of bwin.party, the closing of BLUFF and daily fantasy sports is about ready to explode.


Churchill Downs has decided to close down BLUFF Magazine completely, only six months after publishing the final print edition and switching to an all digital format.
BLUFF Magazine Becomes a High Profile Casualty of Slow US Regulation

The last article BLUFF published was before the WSOP Main Event ended, and it has not reported this year’s November Nine.


It has been almost six months since it was announced that BLUFF magazine would be discontinued, and that the company would move to an all-digital format. Armed with a new content plan and a new business model, Vice President of Content and Editor in Chief Lance Bradley has set out to forge a new path for the brand.
The Evolution of BLUFF

Lance Bradley, Editor in Chief of BLUFF.com, talks about the company’s move towards an electronic-only product, and opines on how to grow the fan base of poker.


Acquisitions have been the theme for the week with Playtech spending the biggest bucks as it becomes a major force in the retail online trading market.
Industry Insight

Amaya’s NASDAQ debut has been confirmed as June 8, but no new money will be raised.


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