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Loto-Québec Proceeds with $12M Salon de Jeux Move

Loto-Québec Proceeds with $12M Salon de Jeux Move

Casino losses around the world reached dire levels during 2020, especially at the height of the pandemic. Countries like Canada continue to struggle with coronavirus outbreaks, which has put casino operators on a roller coaster ride of limited reopenings to lockdown status. The struggles were particularly notable for Quebec casinos,...

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Phil Hellmuth Does It Again!

Phil Hellmuth Does It Again!

It’s one of the more popular questions in sports these days. Who’s the GOAT? If you haven’t heard the term yet, G.O.A.T., it’s an acronym for ‘Greatest of All Time’, and its thrown around widely on social media. Is Wayne Gretzky the greatest hockey player of all time, or is...

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Canadians Capture 15 SCOOP Titles in PokerStars Series

Canadians Capture 15 SCOOP Titles in PokerStars Series

PokerStars wrapped another online poker series this week. The Spring Championship of Online Poker is more than just another series, as it is an annual series running since 2009 and the one that set the standard of offering multiple buy-in levels per tournament. SCOOP was the first to bring players...

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Which iPhone Gaming App is Most Popular with Canadians?

Which iPhone Gaming App is Most Popular with Canadians?

The purchase of mobile gaming apps skyrocketed during the pandemic, especially during the first few months of lockdowns in 2020. People generally sought more entertainment, and some people explored gaming apps for the first time. Statista put together a list of the top iPhone gaming apps per Apple App Store...

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How to Play the Most Classic Games

How to Play the Most Classic Games

Feeling a little bored? An easy way to add a little excitement and sharpen your mind is to play some of the most iconic games. Call up a few buddies, gather some food and drinks, and clear the table to make some space for the classics. Whether you’re into cards...

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ALC Makes Promises but Receives Criticism for iGaming

ALC Makes Promises but Receives Criticism for iGaming

The Atlantic Lottery Corporation cannot seem to win these days. Perhaps it knows how many lottery players feel. (Ba-dum-dum. I’ll be here all week.) Promises of safe gambling options for customers and much-needed revenue during and after the pandemic led to provinces accepting the ALC’s online gaming pitch. Despite the...

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Ontario iGaming Moves Forward as ITLs Can Register

Ontario iGaming Moves Forward as ITLs Can Register

The move toward an open market of online gaming for Ontario is gaining speed in 2021. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario announced the start of the public consultation process last month. And this month, the regulator opened the registration process for Independent Testing Labs, also known as ITLs....

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The Artistry of Over Indulgent Gambling

The Artistry of Over Indulgent Gambling

Have you ever been to a home game where things go awry? Where the night starts off well enough, but then all hell breaks loose? Perhaps the overflowing alcohol got the best of a few people, or maybe it was the bad beat one buddy put on another for a...

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GGPoker Reveals WSOP Online Dates and Circuit Details

GGPoker Reveals WSOP Online Dates and Circuit Details

The World Series of Poker and GGPoker have continued their partnership that began last year. The WSOP hooked up with GGPoker when the pandemic shut down all possibilities of live WSOP Circuit events and then the famous WSOP live poker tournaments in Las Vegas and in Europe. This week, the...

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Slot Games Dominate Top 10 Casino-Style Gaming Apps

Slot Games Dominate Top 10 Casino-Style Gaming Apps

Of the top gaming apps in the world, the majority of them focus heavily on slot game play. These are technically free apps that players can download on their mobile devices through Google Play or the Apple Store or via Facebook. We say they are technically free because they all...

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