Subscribe to our Daily Digest e-mail

Technology & Science

Sports Leagues

article NBA announces first betting-data partnerships in U.S. with Sportradar, Genius Sports (12/1/2018)
(New York) -- As more states legalize sports betting, Genius Sports and Sportradar will work closely with the NBA to ensure those who choose to bet on sports legally...
article Sportradar Partners With Fox Sports To Provide Real-Time Data For Broadcasts (11/21/2018)
(USA) -- The viewing experience for televised sports has changed greatly and Fox Sports and Sportradar took a step forward on Tuesday to enhance fans’ viewing of...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Robots join security team at Pechanga Resort and Casino (11/23/2018)
(California) -- Pechanga Resort and Casino is equipped with 300 security workers and thousands of security cameras and now they’re adding two security robots. The...
article Robots join security team at Pechanga Resort and Casino (11/20/2018)
(California) -- Just one step into a casino and you’re being watched by a small army of security cameras, some like to call them the eye in the sky. Pechanga...
article G2E: The Future State of Big Data in the Gaming Industry: A Pechanga Case Study (10/11/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Big data can be expensive and difficult, but according to the team at Pechanga Resort & Casino, it’s well worth the effort. Pechanga Chief Data...
article That’s not R2-D2 — safety robots are on patrol at Pechanga Resort Casino (9/3/2018)
(California) -- Pechanga Resort & Casino has a couple of new high-tech machines, and they aren’t part of the resort’s gaming collection. The Temecula...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Resorts AC

article Resorts offers peek at tech that protects sports bets (11/18/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- On a large map of New Jersey at Resorts Casino Hotel, small pins light up constantly as sports bets are placed from mobile devices, mainly in dense...
1 Article on this Issue

Red Lake Tribe

article Red Lake-born Thunder uses modern tech to connect with Native traditions (11/16/2018)
(Minnesota) -- Walk into the Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota Duluth, and your eyes are immediately drawn upward. A glass display case has become a...
1 Article on this Issue

Coquille Tribe

article Coquille tribe seeks to expand access to health care via telemedicine (11/10/2018)
(Oregon) -- The Coquille Indian Tribe will receive grants from the USDA to expand their access to healthcare, specifically, through telemedicine with the purchase of...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Sportradar strikes MGM-GVC gambling data deal (11/9/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Sportradar has struck a deal to become the exclusive provider of certain US sports betting data for MGM GVC Interactive LLC. The announcement comes...
press release MERATI: U.S. Patent - Multi-Jurisdictional Odds and Risk Management System (reg req) (10/17/2018)
(USA) -- I am pleased to announce that yesterday (Oct 11,2018), the United States Patent Office issued Notice of Allowance for my "Multi Jurisdictional Odds and...
article Chuck Schumer's Sports Betting Plan Could Require Books To Use Official League Data (8/29/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Less than three months before Election Night, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer outlined a policy proposal on Wednesday aimed at creating a...
article The Big Bet: A/V Industry Sees Potential Boom in Sports Betting (8/21/2018)
(New Jersey) -- Sound and video may not have immediately sprung to mind in May when the Supreme Court cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting, but they are...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Allergan Patent

article What Has Industry Learned From Allergan's Creative Approach to Avoiding IPRs? (11/2/2018)
(New York) -- In one of the most creative gambits in recent years to protect a brand-name drug from generic competition, Allergan last year announced that it had...
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City casino drives LED walls the Analog Way (10/30/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- When the Supreme Court ruled last spring that US states could legalise sports gambling, Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget hotel and casino mobilised...
article Sports betting providers given more options with Atlantic City data center integration (10/5/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Continent 8 is integrating their data centers in two of the resort’s casino properties with locations across the country in an effort to assist...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Nevada Gaming

article 6 Southern Nevada jurisdictions sign joint 'Smart Community Vision' (10/25/2018)
(Nevada) -- This regional partnership is part of a growing trend among cities as they look to cooperate and collaborate to get smarter. Similar work is underway in...
1 Article on this Issue

Elizabeth Warren

article Two Native American geneticists interpret Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test (10/23/2018)
(USA) -- Dr. Carlos Bustamante, a prominent population geneticist, recently concluded that Senator Elizabeth Warren had “a Native American ancestor.” While...
article Strike against sovereignty? Sen. Warren asserts Native American ancestry via DNA (10/23/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren, who has long battled with politicians and the media and has been the subject of sarcastic and racially-based attacks by...
article Before Arguing About DNA Tests, Learn the Science Behind Them (10/20/2018)
(New York) -- People have always told stories about their ancestral origins. But now millions of people are looking at their DNA to see if those stories hold up. While...
article Determining Who Is A Cherokee Is More Than DNA, Hoskin Says (10/19/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Let's hear some facts underlying the ugly political claims about Senator Elizabeth Warren's ancestry. President Trump refers to the...
article Elizabeth Warren releases her DNA test results and dares Trump to make good on his $1 million bet (10/15/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has faced questions for years about her claims she has Native American ancestry — most infamously from President...
article No matter what Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test shows, there’s no genetic test to prove you’re Native American (10/15/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Over the weekend, US Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) released the results of a genetic test suggesting she does have some Native American ancestry....
6 Total Articles on this Issue

N.J. Sports Betting

article Three Different Sportsbooks Launch Apple Sports Betting Apps (10/23/2018)
(New Jersey) -- The third weekend in October was a good one for sports betting apps in New Jersey, as three new apps launched for iOS in the state. 888sport, playMGM,...
article William Hill sports betting app hits iOS (9/28/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- The William Hill New Jersey sports betting app is now available on mobile devices with either Android or iOS operating platforms. Prior to Friday'...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Blockchain Technology

article DeClub Macau wants to build the world’s first blockchain casino (10/22/2018)
(Macau) -- A new partnership has been formed that could see the introduction of the next generation of casinos. DeClub, a casino management company out of Macau, has...
1 Article on this Issue

Gun Lake

article Michigan Casino To Gather Data On The Emotional States Of Gamblers Through Facial Recognition (10/18/2018)
(Michigan) -- A tribal casino in Michigan is about to know a lot about its gamblers and other guests. According to a Thursday press release from California-based...
1 Article on this Issue

Mashantucket Pequot

article Mashantucket Pequot tribe challenges court ruling on E. Windsor casino (10/18/2018)
(Connecticut) -- The Mashantucket Pequot tribal nation is urging a federal court to reconsider its lawsuit against a federal official they say was coaxed into blocking...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Las Vegas Casinos Are Introducing Facial Recognition Technology (10/13/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas Strip casinos are adding facial recognition technology into their operations. Alec Massey, Director of PwC’s Connected Solutions, works...
article Las Vegas Casinos Introduce Virtual Dealer Machines (9/23/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas casinos found a way to receive more with less employees thanks to new virtual dealer machines. Like any hospitality business, much reflects on...
article SCWARTZ: How Las Vegas Casinos Are Getting More With Fewer Employees (9/10/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas casinos, like any hospitality business, owe everything to their employees. After all, they are the ones that provide the hospitality that guests...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Morongo Tribe

press release Konami Gaming Incorporated inks California casino deal (10/3/2018)
(California) -- American slot and casino management systems innovator, Konami Gaming Incorporated, has announced the signing of a deal that is to see southern California...
press release Morongo Casino Resort & Spa selects Konami’s SYNKROS Management System (10/3/2018)
(California) -- Konami Gaming, Inc. announced that its award-winning SYNKROS casino management system has been selected by the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa to help...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Chickasaw Nation

article How a Teacher in Rural Oklahoma Started a Science-Fair Dynasty (10/2/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- On March 9, a few days after teachers in Oklahoma threatened to walk out to demand more funding for public schools, I was standing next to Deborah...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

press release Hard Rock and Scientific Games deepen relationship (9/26/2018)
(Florida) -- Global gaming, hospitality and entertainment giant Hard Rock International (HRI) has strengthened its existing Scientific Games Corporation alliance, with a...
1 Article on this Issue

Virtual & Augmented Reality

article Cheat Sheet: What's the Deal With Location-Based VR (9/20/2018)
(Internet) -- Sorry, skeptics: Virtual reality is growing faster than you thought it would. You’re just looking in the wrong place. Millions of people are leaving...
article This VR Film Takes You on an Ayahuasca Journey to the Amazon (9/3/2018)
(UK) -- This is Awavena, a 17-minute “mixed-reality” work that melds augmented reality, 360-degree film footage, and virtual reality. It was funded by the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

MMIW

article A process of healing: Woman creates extensive MMIWG database (9/16/2018)
(Northwest Territories) -- What started as a basic search for numbers on missing and murdered Indigenous women has changed the path of one woman's life. Annita...
1 Article on this Issue

Fond du Lac Band

article Northeast Minnesota Native American tribe aims to turn the reservation high speed (9/14/2018)
(Minnesota) -- The Fond du Lac band of Lake Superior Chippewa is getting into the internet business. The band recently submitted a petition with the Federal...
1 Article on this Issue

International Game Technology

press release Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Certifies First Tribal Sports Book in the U.S. To GLI-33 Event-Wagering Standard (9/13/2018)
(Mississippi) -- The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians made history on Thursday, August 31, 2018, at 10:00.m. CST as the new sports book at their Pearl River Resort...
1 Article on this Issue

Trail of Tears

article Modern technology used by Trail of Tears sleuths (9/12/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- The Choctaw Nation is hoping that new technology will give them insight into what happened to hundreds of ancestors after they were forcibly removed from...
1 Article on this Issue

Video Gaming

article Getting in the Game: Tabitha Engle (9/12/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Like many kids who grow up in Las Vegas, Tabitha Engle would occasionally have reason to pass through a casino, be it on the way to a family dinner, a...
1 Article on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Legislator wants face recognition tech in Macau casinos (9/11/2018)
(Macau) -- Macau legislator Leong Sun Iok has urged the government to enhance security at local casino floors and hotels via installation of face recognition technology.
1 Article on this Issue

Mohegan Sun

press release Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) Becomes Official Service Provider of Fallsview Casino Resort, Casino Niagara and Niagara Falls Entertainment Centre (9/10/2018)
(New York) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE), owner, developer and manager of integrated resorts throughout the United States and Northern Asia, announced...
1 Article on this Issue

Mobile Gaming

article This is how technology turns us into addicts (9/8/2018)
(Worldwide) -- The World Health Organisation is to include “gaming disorder”, the inability to stop gaming, into the International Classification of Diseases...
1 Article on this Issue

Hacked & Cyber-Attack

article DraftKings Prepares to Fight Back Against Unknown Hackers (9/4/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Hackers attacked the website of daily fantasy sports giant DraftKings last month. Now the company is trying to fight back. On Friday, a federal judge...
article Hackers used a fish tank to break into a Vegas casino. We’re all in trouble. (9/4/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Bruce Schneier’s new book, “Click Here to Kill Everybody,” explains the security risks of a new world of household devices connected to...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Choctaw Nation

press release Joingo Announces Launch of Choctaw Casinos Mobile App (8/28/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Joingo®, the leading provider of mobile engagement solutions for the casino gaming industry today announced the launch of the Choctaw Casinos mobile...
1 Article on this Issue

Facebook

article Facebook Is Removing More Than 5,000 Ad Targeting Options To Prevent Discrimination (8/21/2018)
(Internet) -- Facebook is planning to remove more than 5,000 ad targeting options in an effort to prevent discriminatory advertising. The bulk of the 5,000 targeting...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Get to Know the Navajo Creating BuzzFeed’s Digital Tools (8/21/2018)
(Indian Country) -- Joseph Bergen, Navajo, creates digital tools that streamline BuzzFeed’s media production. The company’s innovation-obsessed culture...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Aristocrat Technologies opens $45M Summerlin campus (12/15/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Aristocrat Technologies’ Chairman Ian Blackburne cut a blue ribbon Thursday to open the Australian slot maker’s new $45 million, 180,000-...
article OP/ED: New innovations bringing broadband to Native American and rural populations (12/13/2018)
(Montana) -- Nowhere is the lack of broadband internet more pervasive than on our nation’s Indian reservations. According to the latest statistics from the Federal...
article Sen. Dan Salomon: New Innovations Bringing Broadband to Native American and Rural Populations (12/9/2018)
(Montana) -- Nowhere is the lack of broadband Internet more pervasive than on our nation’s Indian reservations. According to the latest statistics from the Federal...
article Moose Cree First Nation signs deal for deliveries by drone from Moosonee (12/9/2018)
(Ontario) -- The island community of Moose Factory, Ont., will begin having goods delivered by drone next spring, after signing a $2.5 million deal with a Toronto-based...
article Many Native Americans Lack High-Speed Internet: Census (sub req) (12/7/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Native Americans living on Indian lands are among the people least likely in the United States to have access to high-speed internet service, the U....
article Tribes Can't Stop FCC's Next-Gen Towers, DC Circ. Told (sub req) (12/7/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- The Federal Communications Commission urged the D.C. Circuit on Thursday to toss out a petition for review by tribes and environmentalists regarding...
article Native Americans On Tribal Land Are 'The Least Connected' To High-Speed Internet (12/7/2018)
(Arizona) -- Just over half of Native Americans living on American Indian reservations or other tribal lands with a computer have access to high-speed internet service,...
article Native Americans On Tribal Land Are 'The Least Connected' To High-Speed Internet (12/6/2018)
(USA) -- Just over half of Native Americans living on American Indian reservations or other tribal lands with a computer have access to high-speed internet service,...
article Are You Ready for Integrated Skies? (12/5/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- In December 2017, a McKinsey & Company study revealed that the value of drone activity in the United States had risen from $40 million in 2012...
article UW tools help Pacific Northwest and Western tribes plan for climate change impacts (12/5/2018)
(Washington) -- As more communities try to figure out how they can prepare for climate change impacts, it can be difficult to take large regional climate data and drill...
article Sealskin bracelet blasts into space with Canadian astronaut (12/4/2018)
(Quebec) -- A little piece of Inuit art travelled to space Monday with Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques. Saint-Jacques and two international colleagues joined the...
article Future slots could become sports betting portals says BMM (12/3/2018)
(USA) -- BMM Testlabs has published a white paper titled The Past and Future of the Slot Machine, outlining where the industry should be looking to innovate to keep pace...
article How DNA Tests Make Native Americans Strangers In Their Own Land (11/30/2018)
(USA) -- Amid the barrage of racist, anti-immigrant, and other attacks launched by President Trump and his administration in recent months, a series of little noted...
article The DNA industry and the disappearing Indian (11/30/2018)
(Indian Country) -- Amid the barrage of racist, anti-immigrant, and other attacks launched by President Trump and his administration in recent months, a series of little...
article Tomgram: Aviva Chomsky, Making Native Americans Strangers in Their Own Land (11/30/2018)
(New York) -- In the 1950s, I grew up in the heart of New York City and had a remarkable amount of contact with Native Americans. As you might expect, I never actually...
article The cost of learning: Research in Canada's North up to 25 times more expensive (11/20/2018)
(North Canada) -- Travelling to remote locations and engaging with Indigenous communities for scientific research in the Canadian Arctic can be up to 25 times more...
article OP/ED: I was raised as a Native American. Then a DNA test rocked my identity (11/15/2018)
(France) -- My father was Susquehannock, a forgotten Indian tribe from Pennsylvania. He grew up in inner-city Philadelphia but moved west and met my mother. She has a...
article Scientists acknowledge key errors in study of how fast the oceans are warming (11/14/2018)
(California) -- Scientists behind a major study that claimed the Earth’s oceans are warming faster than previously thought now say their work contained inadvertent...
article Bridging the 'genomic divide': Lack of Indigenous DNA data a challenge for researchers (11/14/2018)
(Ohio) -- A prominent U.S. senator turned to genetic testing last month to try to prove her claim that she had Indigenous ancestry. But in assessing Elizabeth Warren...
article Microsoft aims to improve rural Montana's internet access, amid local skepticism (11/13/2018)
(Montana) -- One of the largest technology companies in the world, Microsoft, has announced a plan to provide wireless broadband internet service to 50,000 people on the...

visionary sponsor advertisement

sponsor advertisement