Category: Casino Tech News

Gaming Under Attack

Since time immemorial the gaming industry has been hounded by accusations of being morally unacceptable. It has been depicted as being ran by the mob aside from bestowing bankruptcy upon its patrons. However, a lot has changed since the days when casinos were the nerve centers of criminal...

Online Gaming – a Lifeline

For years, casinos in the United States have been struggling with falling revenues and increased competition from gaming hot-spots like Macau. However, the internet seems to be breathing new life into the industry with the introduction of online gaming. Although a somewhat crude form of online gaming has...

Changing The Game

When you walk through the doors of your local casino what age group can you expect to interact with? In most areas you will be socializing with patrons who are at least thirty five years old. In fact, some studies have shown that just 18% of young people...

Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc

When Penn National Gaming, Inc (Penn) announced that it was handing over the running of all its properties to the newly incorporated Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc(GLPI) many were skeptic. GLPI had just ventured into uncharted waters being the first real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United...

vizActionFactory by VizExplorer

During the 2014 edition of the Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards that were organized by Casino Journal, VizExplorer walked away with two plaques. The first was for its hostViz mobile tool while the second was for vizActionFactory which is a rules engine. When VizExplorer looked...

Online Gaming – Not So Fast

For the longest time land-based casinos in the United States fought tooth and nail to prevent the legalization of online gaming. Why would anyone want to welcome new players into the already saturated market? Besides, this wasn’t just any new player. This was a group of people that...