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Playtech

press release Playtech completes largest ever Live Casino customer migration (9/21/2017)
(UK) -- Playtech has completed the industry’s largest migration of dedicated Live Casino rooms to its next generation studio in Riga, Latvia. Playtech completes...
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Virtual & Augmented Reality

article This Is What It's Like To Experience Zero Latency's VR Arena At The MGM Grand, Las Vegas (9/21/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Three growling zombies approach me, heads askew, and arms outstretched. I take aim, raise my gun and bang, bang, bang — three headshots, three down...
article 3D virtual reality SlotsMillion now available in the UK (9/21/2017)
(UK) -- SlotsMillion, the first ever 3D virtual reality online casino, has reportedly made its debut in the United Kingdom after parent company Alea Gaming Ltd. recently...
article Scottsdale is home to unique free-roam virtual reality gaming arena (7/22/2017)
(Arizona) -- The only free-roam multi-player virtual reality gaming arena in the Western U.S. has a new game. “We have the release of our brand new virtual reality...
article John Legend's New Project Is A Virtual Reality Fairytale (6/24/2017)
(New York) -- In early May, Unity CEO John Riccitiello made a comparison between the rapidly evolving virtual reality space and the early days of the internet. Speaking...
article Game players face their demons in virtual reality (6/17/2017)
(California) -- Zombies from the television series "The Walking Dead" and other demons are coming to life for video game players in virtual worlds. With new...
article The virtual reality of mobile gambling (4/13/2017)
(Internet) -- Virtual Reality is quickly becoming the norm, and it is all down to mobile smartphones. For those who aren’t up-to-date with the latest technology,...
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Hard Rock

press release Hard Rock International And Sony Music Entertainment Turn Up The Music With New, Reimagined Rock Star Suites (9/19/2017)
(Florida) -- “We’re thrilled to be in alliance with one of the most highly regarded music companies in the world,” states Dale Hipsh, senior vice...
article Trump Hotels joins Hard Rock, Loews and Four Seasons as victims of Sabre hospitality breach (7/13/2017)
(New York) -- Trump International Hotels Management is now the latest in a series of hotel and resort chain operators to inform customers that their card payment data...
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Navajo Nation

article Water desalination system on a bus (9/19/2017)
(Arizona) -- Engineers from the University of Arizona have partnered with Apex Applied Technology to create a mobile water treatment system, effectively a "...
article Tribe may be ready to allow genetic research (9/17/2017)
(Arizona) -- After 15 years, it seems the Navajo Nation’s opinion on allowing genetic research on the reservation has evolved. Navajo leaders, researchers, tribal...
article Navajo Nation working with FCC to provide better technology, phone services (8/29/2017)
(Arizona) -- On Aug. 22, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and tribal leaders consulted with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on how to close the digital...
article Rezlist.org: Buy, Sell or Trade on the Craigslist-like Marketplace for the Navajo Reservation (8/10/2017)
(New York) -- Four Corners residents have a new tool to buy, sell or trade products and services. The online marketplace Rezlist.org creates a space where the public can...
article Kinlani students work on solution to NGS (5/28/2017)
(Arizona) -- A group of nine senior high school students from the Kinlani Boardertown Dorm are hoping to bring their solution to the possible 2019 closure of the Navajo...
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Online Gaming

article Google App Store allows Gambling Apps Again (9/18/2017)
(Internet) -- There were rumours spreading around the internet last month that the search engine giant is planning to relax its ban on real money Gambling Apps in the...
article Gambling Operators Betway and 888 Work with Hackers for Years to Grow Their Playerbase (9/14/2017)
(Internet) -- Online gambling, among other things, involves the daily movement of huge amounts of money and the fact that it has oftentimes been targeted by hackers...
article The company that’s in the business of stopping you accessing online gambling (8/21/2017)
(The Internet) -- There’s plenty of reasons why stopping people from accessing online gambling might be a good thing. You might be trying to prevent a problem...
article The Technology Behind Online Casinos (7/12/2017)
(Costa Rica) -- Mobile gaming is one of the most rapidly growing parts of the gaming industry where technological developments are being done almost every year. In the...
article Why online gambling & gaming companies are rolling the dice on machine learning (5/31/2017)
(Worldwide) -- Consumers in the gambling and gaming industry typically roll the dice, but so does the industry itself. Organisations are faced with daily threats to...
article How technology has transformed online gambling (4/24/2017)
(Internet) -- Just where would we all be without the internet? All of our lives have been completely transformed across recent decades thanks to the web, with innovation...
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Graton Rancheria

article Slot machines at Graton Resort and Casino hit by outage, patrons wait hours for payouts (9/16/2017)
(California) -- A network problem struck the Graton Resort and Casino, where guests described confusion on the gaming floor late Friday when many players were unable to...
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Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency

article Can rupee be replaced? RBI looking into cryptocurrencies, not comfortable with bitcoin (9/14/2017)
(India) -- The Reserve Bank is uncomfortable with "non-fiat" cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, its executive director Sudarshan Sen said today. "As...
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Scientific Games

article Scientific Games tapped to deliver casino management tech for Westgate Las Vegas (9/14/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Scientific Games Corp. has signed an agreement with Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino to deploy its suite of casino management system products and...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM Grand Hotel & Casino debuts free-roam virtual reality arena (8/31/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and Zero Latency will introduce Las Vegas’ first multiplayer free-roam VR experience inside Level Up gaming lounge in...
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eSports

article eSports gamers targeted for device delivering electric shock to enhance brain performance (8/19/2017)
(Australia) -- Researchers are developing a computer interface to boost your brain's performance by delivering it an electric shock — and they think eSports...
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RAWA

article RUDDOCK: How An Online Gambling Ban Could Kill Land-Based Casinos (8/8/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- A lawyer recently argued that a bill intended to ban online gambling would not only shut down online gambling in the United States but also...
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Quapaw Tribe

article NEO partners with Quapaw Tribe to increase reach of online learning (8/6/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- As part of a Department of Education Title III Grant program, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (NEO) has partnered with the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma...
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Hacked & Cyber-Attack

article Russian mathematician-turned-hacker has cracked slot machines. His secret: seeing through pseudo-random numbers (8/5/2017)
(Russia) -- Late last autumn, a Russian mathematician and programmer named Alex decided he’d had enough of running his eight-year-old business. Though his St....
article Criminals Hacked A Fish Tank To Steal Data From A Casino (7/28/2017)
(USA) -- Hackers are a resourceful bunch, and they'll look for any weakness that can be exploited to break in to a computer network. Once they're in, they'll...
article From hacked casino fish tanks to malicious links, cybersecurity threats are everywhere — and startups are raking in the dough (7/25/2017)
(USA) -- Cybersecurity isn't exactly new, but it's becoming one of the hottest areas on the startup scene. With global malware attacks like WannaCry garnering...
article How a fish tank helped hack a casino (7/21/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- Hackers are constantly looking for new ways to access people’s data. Most recently, the way was as simple as a fish tank. The hackers...
article A smart fish tank left a casino vulnerable to hackers (7/20/2017)
(USA) -- Most people know about phishing -- but one casino recently learned about the dangers of actual fish tanks. Hackers attempted to steal data from a North American...
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Macau Gaming

article Alibaba to turn world’s largest gambling center into smart city (8/3/2017)
(Macau) -- Alibaba is going to turn the historic city of Macau, and world’s largest gambling center, into a smart city of the future via the services of Alibaba...
article Macau ATMs Need Face Time Before Payout to Follow the Money (6/29/2017)
(Macau) -- Chinese bettors withdrawing money from some ATMs in Macau need to do more than punch in their PIN code. They also have to stare into a camera for six seconds...
article Not a selfie: Say ‘Cheese’ Next Time You Are at an ATM in Macau (6/29/2017)
(Macau) -- If you have ever been to Macau, you know how difficult it can be to get cash out from an ATM. If you are lucky to find an ATM that has any Hong Kong dollars...
article Macau's ATMs Are Using Facial Recognition to Help Follow the Money (6/28/2017)
(Macau) -- Chinese bettors withdrawing money from some ATMs in Macau need to do more than punch in their PIN code. They also have to stare into a camera for six seconds...
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Russia Gaming

article Russian online casino players to take a hit over Kremlin’s VPN ban (8/2/2017)
(Russia) -- Russia has ruled that all virtual private networks (VPNs) and online anonymizers should be prohibited, and use of this technology will become illegal after...
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Foxwoods

press release Foxwoods Resort Casino launches groundbreaking interactive arena gaming experience (7/22/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Foxwoods Resort Casino has ushered in a new era of gaming with the wildly successful grand opening of PLAY Arena @ Foxwoods. As an immersive, multi-...
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Land Issues

article App shows historic boundary of Native American land in Kalamazoo (7/17/2017)
(Michigan) -- A free educational app launched this month as part of a campaign to accurately portray the history of indigenous Native Americans in Kalamazoo. In a...
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Social Gaming

article Sharepots Let Players Win a Slice of the Pie (7/13/2017)
(Internet) -- Most of the time, hitting a jackpot—or qualifying for some promotional bonus dollars—at an online casino is pretty much a solo achievement....
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Tulalip Tribe

article Tulalip Casino to serve as Ainsworth gaming system testing sponsor (7/12/2017)
(Washington) -- Ainsworth Game Technology, Tuesday, announced that Tulalip Resort Casino in Washington State has agreed to serve as its sponsor for required “...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article New Las Vegas Strip bar features robot bartenders — VIDEO (6/27/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- They’re no Sam Malone, Al Swearengen or Moe Szyslak. But the two characters behind the bar at the Strip’s newest watering hole have plenty of...
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Cherokee Nation

article Expert offers tips for tracing Indian ancestry (6/10/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Individuals who want to learn whether they have American Indian ancestry should start with themselves, according to of Wilson Seawright, archivist and...
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Mobile Gaming

article Paddy Power first to launch Onionsack's Facebook betting chatbot (5/22/2017)
(UK) -- Bet messaging platform provider Onionsack has launched a new chatbot that allows punters to bet via Facebook Messenger, with Paddy Power becoming the first...
article Why Smartwatch Casino Games Are The Way Of The Future (5/7/2017)
(Internet) -- Mobile casino games have finally made the shift to smartwatch playability. You can read on to discover more information about the very first games...
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Australia Gaming

article Proposed program could detect ‘risky’ online gambling (4/29/2017)
(Australia) -- The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation wants researchers to put forward proposals for algorithms that could identify when individual punters are...
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Poker

article Poker AI Wins $290K from Humans (4/23/2017)
(China) -- For the second time in 2017, poker-playing artificial intelligence (AI) crushed human poker players. The poker AI “Lengpudashi” or “cold...
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Suicide

article Indigenous suicide prevention in the Digital Age (4/15/2017)
(Australia) -- Aboriginal Australians are dying. Needlessly. We are losing three Aboriginal people a week to suicide, from a population that is just over half a million...
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New York Gaming

press release Del Lago Resort & Casino installs electric car charging stations (4/14/2017)
(New York) -- Del Lago Resort & Casino has unveiled eight new outdoor supercharging stations and two additional standard EV charging stations inside the casino...
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Osage Tribe

article High-speed internet coming to Osage Reservation (4/14/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Osage Nation recently received an internet access grant of nearly $3 million dollars to provide broadband services to the Grayhorse area, a traditional...
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Other News

article Hoh Tribe takes steps to close the Digital Divide (9/21/2017)
(Washington) -- The Hoh Indian Tribe recently selected Native Network to complete a Broadband Feasibility Study. The Tribe wanted a feasibility study to assess the...
press release Trends in the Casino Management Systems Market 2017 – 2025 (9/20/2017)
(Internet) -- Casino management systems include hardware and software that aims at tracking players, security and surveillance, cash and accounting, analyzing behavior...
press release Casino Cash Trac is Proud to Announce its Brand New Office in South Tulsa (9/20/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Casino Cash Trac (CCT) today announced the relocation to South Tulsa with a new office space to accommodate the rapid growth and future expansion plans for...
press release Wilson Learning Expands Market Reach to Tribally-Owned Enterprises Across Indian Country With N2N HR Solutions (9/20/2017)
(Minnesota) -- Wilson Learning Worldwide announced today the addition of N2N HR Solutions (N2NHR) as an Authorized Distributor based in Wyandotte, Oklahoma. This...
article 5 Gambling Innovations We’ll See Before 2020 (9/19/2017)
(Internet) -- The continued evolution of technology has had a massive impact on the gambling industry. Let’s take a look at just five of the most exciting...
article Major UK Gambling Operators Associated with Industry Hacker Attacks (9/15/2017)
(UK) -- For a few years now, rumours that some UK gambling operators have been involved with illegal activities have been roaming across the industry. Considering the...
article Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino Chooses Adopts New Mobile Technology Solutions (9/14/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Scientific Games Corporation has just announced an agreement to upgrade the suite of casino management system products and devices at Westgate Las Vegas...
article Betting and online casinos have the data they need to stop problem gambling, says charity (9/2/2017)
(UK) -- A new report has shown that online casino and betting companies could use data they already hold on customers in order to identify those who are problem gamblers...
article Fond du Lac Bridges the Digital Divide (9/1/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- Some 900 homes on the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa reservation will soon gain something that 80 percent of U.S. residents already take for...
article High-speed internet service celebrated in Neah Bay (8/20/2017)
(Washington) -- Situated on one of the most remote coastlines in Washington, Neah Bay and the Makah Reservation now have access to high-speed broadband internet for the...
article Military command that handles cyberthreats has been elevated (8/18/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump on Friday elevated the US military's Cyber Command, which oversees the defense of the military's information networks...
article Intel Diversity Report Shows Increase in Native and Female Representation (8/18/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- Intel CEO Brian Kraznich stepped down from President Trump’s manufacturing council on Monday in objection to Trump’s response to the...
article Roberto Coppola: Beyond Business as Usual (8/17/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- If you’ve ever tried to come up with the next Candy Crush, then you know creating something that people want to play is not easy. Now add in that...
article How activists of color lose battles against Facebook’s moderator army (8/17/2017)
(Internet) -- Mary Canty Merrill was fed up. So she turned to Facebook. “Dear White People: The terminology we use to define a problem determines how we attempt to...
article Man Who Stopped WannaCry Won't Cop To Kronos Malware (sub req) (8/14/2017)
(New York) -- The British cybersecurity researcher who is credited with halting the global WannaCry ransomware attack pled not guilty Monday in Wisconsin federal court...
article UK cyber-expert arrested in Las Vegas pleads not guilty in U.S. case (8/14/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing...
article Biometric facial recognition comes to Las Vegas, Houston airports (8/9/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) continued its federally mandated implementation of facial recognition biometric exit technology at US airports this...
article Eastern Shawnee to create digital library of tribal history, collections (8/4/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma will now be able to create a digital library of its history and collections thanks to a $42,580 grant from the...
article English hacker who foiled global cyberattack arrested in Las Vegas (8/4/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- An English hacker known for foiling a global cyberattack earlier this year was arrested Wednesday in Las Vegas, the U.S. Department of Justice announced...
article A Baccarat Binge Helped Launder the World’s Biggest Cyberheist (8/3/2017)
(Philippines) -- For someone supposed to be laundering millions of dollars in stolen funds, with investigators from three countries scrambling to track the money, Ding...

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