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Unbounded Capital’s Blockchain Scalability Summit Taking Place This Week

Unbounded Capital’s Blockchain Scalability Summit Taking Place This Week

Comes as microbetting is now all the rage with the high profile launch of Jake Paul-partnered Betr.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/05/2022

Crypto Gambling Website Hit With $400m Lawsuit for Allegedly Using "Bullying" Tactics Against Former Partner

Crypto Gambling Website Hit With $400m Lawsuit for Allegedly Using "Bullying" Tactics

Stake.com is best known for its sponsorship deals with the Everton FC, UFC and a partnership deal with recording artist Drake

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/05/2022

DraftKings, BarStool Sports, Others Prepare for Kansas Soft Launch Thursday

DraftKings, BarStool Sports, Others Prepare for Kansas Soft Launch Thursday

DraftKings will also be introducing its first-ever blockchain-based gaming franchise, Reignmakers Football, to those in the Sunflower State.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/31/2022

Satoshi Defamation Trial in Norway to Begin Sept 12

According to Jordan Atkins of CoinGeek, Wright claims that Granath used a pseudonymous Twitter handle @Hodlonaut without identifying his true identity in order to wage a campaign of harassment against him.  The alleged defamation includes referring to Wright as "a scammer" and "a fraud".

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/30/2022

Growing Combat Sports With Data Analytics for Sports Betting

Growing Combat Sports With Data Analytics

Satoshi Block Dojo Cohort Two startup CombatIQ is a data analytics company for combat sports, and on this episode of Hashing I tOut, CombatIQ CEO and Co-Founder Tim Malik tells CoinGeek’s Becky Liggero how they are targeting everything from combat sports brands, sports betting operators, publishers and broadcasters, fight promotions, esports, to athletes and gyms.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/29/2022

Zetly Enters Into Metaverse Partnership With Haste Arcade

Zetly Emters Into Metaverse Partnership With Haste Arcade

Blockchain-based sports platform Zetly has announced a new partnership with Haste Arcade.  The two will work in conjunction bringing the sports metaverse to life courtesy of the Bitcoin SV blockchain.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/24/2022

Is the US Congress Pro Proof-of-Work When it Comes to Crytpo Mining?

Is the US Congress Pro Proof-of-Work When it Comes to Crytpo Mining?

Canadian accounting firm MNP published a report in November 2021 titled “The Search for a More Efficient Blockchain,” found that BSV was the most efficient network of those it investigated. This was due to BSV’s unbounded transaction processing capacity and the network’s use of more up-to-date hardware.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/23/2022

Most Important Steps in the Merging of Crypto Gaming and Gambling

Most Important Steps in the Merging of Crypto Gaming and Gambling

There was a time when gaming companies and developers were at the cutting edge of technology, exploring innovative methods and future revenue streams. Yet that has become less apparent in the past few years, as the larger providers aim to stick with tried and tested properties to bring in revenue. As a direct result, crypto gaming, gambling and even the metaverse to a lesser extent, have been left to experiment.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/22/2022

How to Find a Crypto Casino for You

How to Find the Best Crypto Casino for You

There are dozens of different crypto casinos to choose from, all of which offer their own unique set of games and bonuses.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/18/2022

Blockchain and Metaverse Expert Agency CoinPoint Sign a Strategic Partnership

Blockchain and Metaverse Expert Agency CoinPoint Sign a Strategic Partnership

Plus EU’s new AML watchdog spells trouble for ‘crypto’ crooks

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/18/2022

The Ethereum Merge is Coming: CoinBase to Pause Transactions

Ethereum is anticipated to move to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) on or around September 15, 2022 making it more secure, less energy-intensive, and better for implementing new scaling solutions.  Coinbase and other crypto exchanges are pausing Ethereum and ERC-20 withdrawals and deposits during the merge

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/17/2022

BitMart Loses Bid to Limit FTC Probe, Gambling Kingpin Arrested

BitMart Loses Bid to Limit FTC Probe, Gambling Kingpin Arrested

On August 9, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued an order denying the petition sought by the New Jersey-based Bachi.Tech Corporation to quash or limit portions of a Civil Investigative Demand (CID).

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/16/2022

Micro-Betting Explained: What Are the Sports Best Suited for This Wagering Model?

Micro-Betting Explained: What Are the Sports Best Suited for This Wagering Model?

Speaking to iGaming NEXT, venture capitalist and managing partner of Sharp Alpha Advisors Lloyd Danzig said: “Soccer is a low-scoring game with a continuous clock, minimal stoppages, and far fewer discrete events as compared to the most popular US sports. Basketball, baseball, and American football appear to be especially well-suited for micro-betting.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/15/2022

Hashing it Out: Tyler Farnsworth - Chief Marketing Officer - Built By Gamers

Hashing it Out: Tyler Farnsworth - Chief Marketing Officer - Built By Gamers

Micropayments are set to disrupt the current revenue models in the gaming space, especially following recent news that YouTube influencer and boxer Jake Paul has launched his own microbetting-focused sports betting website.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/15/2022

Why Do Crypto Bettors Prefer Provably Fair Casino Game

Why Do Crypto Bettors Prefer Provably Fair Casino Game

When we place wagers on casino games, we’re betting on the outcome of randomly generated numbers. In traditional online gaming, operators control the RGNs, but in provably fair casino games, those randomly generated numbers are out of the casino operator’s control.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Aug/12/2022

SEC Launches Probe Into Coinbase’s Staking Programs, Plus PositivelyDisruptive Companies Under Ayre Ventures

One of the CoinBase's long term goals is to become the #1 staking provider. Staking platforms deploy the staked crypto to help verify transactions and boost blockchain security.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/11/2022

What is Microbetting When it Applies to Sports Betting? Jake Paul's New Sportsbook Betr

What is Microbetting When it Applies to Sports Betting?  Jake Paul's New Sportsbook Betr

Micro-betting is described as the "TikTok-ification of sports betting" whereby individuals can place the tiniest of wagers on such things in real time as pitches & at-bats of baseball games and plays & drives of football games.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/08/2022

Twitch Streamers Making a Killing Driving Folks to Crypto Casinos: Service May Stop Gambling Promos

Plus WazBettorIQ on Twitter had an excellent observation over the weekend regarding the changing landscape in the sports handicapping sector.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/08/2022

Learn How to Optimise the Payment Journey and Navigate Compliance Standards in Online Gambling

The "Payments and Compliance Zone"  is the perfect space to engage with operator Heads of Payments, Responsible Gambling Managers and Compliance Directors, connect with financial institutions and meet safer-gambling specialists.

The "Payments and Compliance Zone"  is the perfect space to engage with operator Heads of Payments, Responsible Gambling Managers and Compliance Directors, connect with financial institutions and meet safer-gambling specialists.

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/04/2022

How Crypto and Esports Are Fueling Each Other’s Growth

Plus drawing parallels between Bitcoin and the New Internet.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/04/2022

£9.9 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Binance, Kraken, Others

£9.9 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Binance, Kraken, Others

A £9.9 billion class action lawsuit has been filed against Binance, Bittylicious, Kraken and Shapeshift.  The plaintiffs are mostly BSV Blockchain investors.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/02/2022

Crypto Casinos - Are They a Blessing in Disguise?

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Crypto casinos are becoming increasingly popular, as they offer a number of advantages over traditional online casinos.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/01/2022

VERDICT: Peter McCormack Liable for Defamation on All Counts

VERDICT: Peter McCormack Liable for Defamation on All Counts

The judge also found that McCormack’s defamatory tweets had caused serious harm to Wright's reputation in the United Kingdom.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/01/2022

Anonymous Betting vs. KYC Betting Pros & Cons

Anonymous Betting vs. KYC Betting Pros & Cons

If you’re not familiar with Know Your Client, or KYC betting don’t worry. Although it sounds complicated, it’s simple. KYC betting means that as a player you must provide identification proving who you are.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Jul/28/2022

Mark Cuban Anticipates SEC to Impose 'Nightmare' Crypto Registration Rules

Mark Cuban Anticipates SEC to Impose 'Nightmare' Crypto Registration Rules

And another serial entrepreneur, Calvin Ayre, asks: "How is anyone surprised that the SEC thinks most token platforms are securities when we have published this", directing folks to an article appearing on CoinGeek entitled: 'Ethereum 2.0 – Ether’s journey from a security to a security'

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/27/2022

Coinbase SEC Probe Triggers More Pain for Crypto

Coinbase SEC Probe Triggers More Pain for Crypto

The pain continues as Coinbase's 20% decline leads Bitcoin, Ether, and Solana's SOl into negative territory.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/26/2022

Why Sports Bettors Fell in Love with Bitcoin

Why Sports Bettors Fell in Love with Bitcoin

Everybody knows what Bitcoin is, but it wasn’t always like that. In the early days of the world’s foremost cryptocurrency, few adopted the notion that Bitcoin was going to change the finance industry.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/26/2022

Ayre Goes Off on "Crypto Wankers"

Ayre Goes Off on "Crypto Wankers"

"(He or she) thinks they should be able to buy zero utility tokens pre-mine, illegally manipulate up the markets and then dump to general public and get rich only stealing from the world,"

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/24/2022

5 Things to Know Before You Play at a Bitcoin Sportsbook & Casino

5 Things to Know Before You Play at a Bitcoin Sportsbook & Casino

Although earlier this year the price of Bitcoin fell the way everything else did, BTC remains the most popular cryptocurrency in the world. Not only that, but Bitcoin adoption, even at a depressed price, is on the rise. 

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Jul/24/2022

The Anti-Crypto Letter to US Congress and What it Means

The Anti-Crypto Letter to US Congress and What it Means

Patrick Thompson of CoinGeek reported Monday that 26 computer scientists, software engineers, and technologists wrote a letter to the U.S. Congress and congressional committees urging them to “take a critical, skeptical approach toward industry claims that crypto-assets are an innovative technology that is unreservedly good.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/18/2022

Breaking News

Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State

Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State Stun the Buckeyes

We have seen the line on the Michigan Wolverines vs. Ohio State game November 26 ranging anywhere from Buckeyes -6.5 to -8 very early.  The line was trending towards -8.5.  Coming into Week 12, the Wolverines were among the few remaining undefeated teams (along with Ohio State) and that continues as they head into their game against Ohio State. 

Aggressive Line Movement on Clemson Game Was Tell-Tale Sign in Week 1

Clemson Tigers Betting Trends: Tough Test vs. Surging South Carolina November 26

Clemson goes into Saturday's Noon ET game versus the South Carolina Gamecocks as a -14.5 favorite but South Carolina cannot be overlooked following their shocking upset shellacking of the Tennessee Vols, a team that had been ranked number one in the nation just a few weeks ago. BetOnline had reported 72% on Clemson at -24 at the time of closing.