Browsing the "Gambling" Tag

Police Seize $1.5 Million in Crypto During FIFA Gambling Crackdown

| Muyao Shen

A Chinese city has recently cracked a cryptocurrency-traded gambling case and confiscated over $1.5 million worth of cryptocurrencies.

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Macroeconomics, Gambling and Crypto: A Perfect Storm?

| Noelle Acheson

Two small islands are showing us how blockchain-friendly legislation can help encourage development that could affect the whole industry.

Regulated Cryptocurrency Betting Just Got a Big Boost in Europe

| Aaron Stanley

Cryptocurrency gambling is opening up across a large swathe of Europe, as Malta licenses eSports platform Unikrn.

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Malta Is Gearing up to Greenlight Bitcoin Gambling

| Aaron Stanley

The nation of Malta is taking steps to legalize bitcoin and cryptocurrency for use in its domestic gaming industry.

Celebrity Investor Mark Cuban is About to Participate in His First ICO

| Michael del Castillo

Celebrity investor Mark Cuban has revealed he intends to purchase tokens as part of an ICO launched by one of his portfolio startups, Unikrn.

Watch This Ethereum Slot Machine Make Payouts in Real Time

| Corin Faife

A new startup is hoping to tap into the billion-dollar online gambling industry by tapping the power of ethereum smart contracts.

slots, casino

‘Scam Free’ Gambling on Ethereum? Regulators Might Not Be Ready

| Jonathan Keane

A world without gambling scams is the latest big idea being tested on the ethereum blockchain, but regulatory hurdles remain.

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Why You Won’t See Bitcoin in a Casino Anytime Soon

| Aaron Stanley

Bitcoins and gambling go together like pedals on a bike, but the use of cryptocurrencies in the highly regulated US is still at the conceptual stage.

gambling, gaming

UK Gambling Regulator Clarifies Digital Currency Rules

| Pete Rizzo

The UK Gambling Commission has outlined how its licensees can implement appropriate policies for using digital currencies.

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Tickets for $1.5 Billion Powerball Jackpot Now Selling for Bitcoin

| Pete Rizzo

JackPocket, a startup that lets you buy state lottery tickets using a mobile device, has integrated bitcoin payments.