Gambling News

DraftKings and FanDuel to halt real-money daily fantasy contests in Alabama; Tennessee governor signs his state's DFS legislation into law.

NYX Gaming's 2015 buying spree doubles revenues but costs result in net loss; pitches Amaya to switch BetStars to OpenBet platform.

Italy's regulated online gambling market revenue rises 21% year-on-year in Q1, driven by serious gains in casino and sports betting.

GAN posts £3m loss in 2015 despite 380% rise in Simulated Gaming product revenue, company blames slow pace of US real-money online gambling.

Poker News

Perkins has lost yet another prop bet, this time paying out $600K to Rast after he rode a bike from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 47 hours.

This week, we bring you news of an 18-0 vote for California's latest online poker bill, the WSOP reveal digital changes, and much more.

Lee Davy sits down with Daniel Dvoress to get his thoughts on motivation, rationality, and much more.

Poker Central is teaming up with PokerNews to launch a new weekly poker news show called Primetime Poker Report.

Casino News

Macau regulator conducting audits of casino junket operators' bad debts, which Daiwa Securities estimates could total around $8b.

According to the Global Market Advisors LLC, casino gambling in the country could potentially reach US$10.2B annually by the year 2025.

Massachusetts Gaming Commission votes 4-1 against Rush Street Gaming subsidiary's proposal to build $677m casino in Brockton.

Nevada casinos report gaming revenue down 3% in March, led by 48% fall in sportsbook revenue despite new basketball wagering handle record.

Sports News

Let's take a look at the teams battling to reach the 2nd round of the NBA post season in a do-or-die setto.

Close to 400 members of the 96 people who lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster are pursuing an estimated £20m in damages.

Sevilla is on course to win their third consecutive European title after snatching a 2-2 draw in their first leg against Shakhtar Donetsk.

The International Basketball Federation and Genius Sports have signed a new deal that will see their partnership extended until 2019.

Conferences

Welcome to the CalvinAyre.com's featured conferences and events for the month of May, 2016.

I had the opportunity to sit in on two betting panels at eSports Conference Europe and here are five main points I took away from the event.

GiGse 2016 kicks off on April 27-29 and five selected start-ups will highlights innovation trends in the gambling and gaming sector.

The BOFCON, an event organized by SBC, took place today in London at the Chelsea Football Club and was an absolute success.

Videos

Sreeram Vanga of Cozy Games explains how gamification can improve business for affiliates.

Paul Reilly of Media Skunk Works says affiliates can’t be lazy because neural networks are learning at superhuman speed.

Former English footballer Michael Owen tells CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero which team he believes will win Euro 2016.

Five-time champion Evander Holyfield tells us about his relationship with RealDeal Bet and why he chose to be a part of their organization.

Editorial

This week, we bring you news of an 18-0 vote for California's latest online poker bill, the WSOP reveal digital changes, and much more.

I had the opportunity to sit in on two betting panels at eSports Conference Europe and here are five main points I took away from the event.

The decline in Macau may not be over yet, but Las Vegas Sands is handling it better than the market currently perceives

This week, we bring you news of some partnerships in India & China, an online gambling bill in Michigan, and a new signing for partypoker.