Find out how to insure your wedding rings and jewelry with the right policy

Most homeowner insurance policies do not provide adequate coverage for your valuable personal possessions. Think of it this way, homeowners insurance is designed to cover you for major losses – losses that can put a strain on you and your family. Therefore, a homeowner policy has coverage limitations for high value items. Failure to properly insure your high-value items can leave you not only without your priceless possessions, but financially without money as well.

To insure your rings and jewelry in the right way, you need to use the right policy. Valuable personal property policies, also known as inland navigation policies, are designed to cover shortages of high-priced personal property (such as jewelry and wedding rings) that are evident in the typical homeowner or rent…...

Online poker legislation introduced in New York by Senator John Bonacic

Late last week, Senator John Bonacic of New York revived efforts to legalize online poker in the state by introducing S-3898. The measure would amend current laws of the state to allow certain interactive poker games which would include Texas Hold’em and Omaha Hold’em, Bonacic is the chairman of the Senate’s Racing, Gaming and Wagering committee of which the bill has been referred to.

Bonacic introduced a similar bill last year, S-5302, but was unsuccessful. The bill was able to pass through the state Senate towards the end of the 2015-2016 legislative session but was not voted on by the state Assembly. This new measure, S-3898, would allow as many as 11 online poker licenses to be obtained with licensees obligated to already operate a class III gaming venue or video lottery…...

FSB Technology Limited receives Nevada Gaming Control Board approval

British sportsbetting and iGaming software innovator FSB Technology Limited has announced that the Nevada Gaming Control Board has this week awarded it with a manufacturers and information services provider license.

The London-headquartered enterprise used an official press release to describe the unanimous decision by the three-member body as ‘another major step in its North American journey’ that is destined to allow it to begin supplying partners in Nevada with a large range of sports wagering services. The firm also explained that the Wednesday verdict came as part of the regulator’s latest public hearing and less than a month after it received a similar green light from the South Dakota Commission on Gaming.

Prominent potential:

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iSoftBet celebrates “best year-to-date” in Italy’s iGaming market

Leading online and mobile casino games software provider iSoftBet is celebrating a landmark year in Italy’s gambling market including signing two major tier-one commercial deals and its most successful release of a new title to date.

The supplier not only signed deals with Italian-facing operators and Betflag in late September 2019, but also launched its first promotional campaign in Italy in October 2019, “Kit Muort,” in conjunction with its Halloween-themed slot, Ghost ‘n’ Gold, along with Aztec Gold Megaways, its most successful release of a new title in the European country.

Driving success:

Along with the ancient Aztec-themed game, two other top-performing…...

Paddy McGuinness named the new ambassador for Jackpotjoy

Billed as the largest online bingo site operator in the world, Jackpotjoy offers their members a plethora of gaming options, promotions and entertainment. For the past few years, Barbara Windsor, a popular presenter and comedian, has served as the ambassador for the brand. Ms. Windsor will now be succeeded in that position by Paddy McGuinness.

The ‘Queen of Bingo,’ Barbara Windsor, gave her final endorsement for the Jackpotjoy brand in a campaign advertisement which first aired on September 14th.  Within this ad, Paddy is featured decorating his home as he is essentially handed over the reins from Ms. Windsor to become the new ambassador for the brand.

Paddy McGuinness is a popular entertainer who will now become the face of Jackpotjoy. McGuinness will be a f…...

Fanduel CEO reveals information on merger with DraftKings; doubt still remains

For months now, daily fantasy sports fans have been awaiting a big merger between the two top providers of contests, FanDuel and DraftKings. The merger has faced regulatory hurdles along the way and after revealing that investors may have to provide more funds for the company, FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles has now provided information that casts even more doubt that the merger will take place.

The CEO was recently interviewed by Recode and the details of that interview published yesterday. Eccles stated in the interview that FanDuel was evaluating their options which includes walking away from the deal with DraftKings if the Federal Trade Commission cannot be convinced that the merger will decrease competition within the daily fantasy sports marketplace.

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Play’n GO launches yet another new slot game

Play’n GO is a top online gaming developer that is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to releasing new slot games. After revealing the new slot game Imperial Opera, the developer has announced the upcoming launch another new game, this one themed after sweet candy and witches. Sweet Alchemy features Candy, a beautiful witch, who can be found hosting the 5×5 grid game, alongside colorful candies. Players who see a line of four of a kind or more sweets during game play will earn a top prize payout.

The online slot game was created in a cartoon style with colorful graphics and animations. As the sweet candies drop into place on the reels and are part of a winning line, they will disappear and open up a space for new candies to fall in place, hopefully creating cont…...

IMG premieres innovative IMG Arena sportsbetting enterprise

Global entertainment and events management firm, IMG, has announced that it is hoping to bring sports and the sportsbetting industry closer together following the launch of its new IMG Arena subsidiary.

IMG premieres innovative IMG Arena sportsbetting enterprise

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According to an official Monday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events, the multinational company revealed that London-headquartered IMG Arena has been established as a subordinate of its IMG Media Limited division and is to utilize an innovative data collection system to offer bookmakers a range of live st…...

Playtech, Ladbrokes & CR Games collaboration nets new bespoke live studio gameshow “Well Well Well”

Gambling software development company Playtech (PTEC.L) has launched, Well Well Well Live, a new, bespoke live game show, for Entain plc’s (LSE: ENT) flagship online gambling and sports betting brand Ladbrokes UK. 

Live-streamed from its next-generation Live Casino in Riga, Latvia Playtech pulled out all the stops building the new game, affording it the “highest level of production and management.” According to the technology supplier, the game, which was designed exclusively for the Ladbrokes brand, is one of the most complex to date, with all of its features specifically designed to deliver a completely unique user experience to players. 

Playtech’s “built-in partnership” with Entain will reportedly use the L…...

Playson to launch monthly network tournaments with €40k prize pot- expands Eastern European presence with Baumbet deal

Maltese game developer, Playson, has announced the launch of Playson CashDays, a new and exciting series of monthly network tournaments offering €40,000!

To be held at the beginning of each month, the regularly scheduled tournaments will feature the developer’s best-performing games.

Kicking off in May, the action will take place between the 1st and 8th of each month, when Playson will offer players the chance to win a mouth-watering slice of the €40,000 prize pot.

Score calculation methods and various mechanics will be incorporated into the competitions, including the daily drop tournament mechanics, which promises “guaranteed wins each day.”