74% of lucky lottery players who won one million euros or more, reported no increase in happiness, according to a customer survey by Dutch operator Postcode Loterij.

Dutch art school students and the Centrum voor Verantwoord Spelen (“Center for Responsible Gaming”) have teamed up to warn of the risks of excessive gambling through several short video clips.

Three Dutch inventors have launched a crowdfunding campaign through Kickstarter to develop and build RouLED, an open-source illuminated gaming platform based on the traditional roulette game.

Following a wider European trend, the German Federal Financial Supervisor Authority has put forward a set of proposed changes to the country’s laws regarding the sales of contract for difference (CFD) to retail customers.

Desktop will continue to dominate online transactions until mobile expedites the checkout process, according to a new report by business intelligence firm L2.

As digital advertising is soon expected to pass television to become the largest ad market in existence, Google and Facebook collect close to $0.60 of every dollar spent on digital ads.

Virtual reality is approaching a breakthrough moment in online gambling.”

“[C]asinos can actually be a net drag on public revenue when social costs are factored in. What public income they do collect tends to be regressive. Without precautions, they can lead to a host of other ills, including lower property values, increased problem gambling, higher bankruptcy rates and more crime,” financial news organization Bloomberg writes.

PartyPoker has appointed German tennis legend Boris Becker as an ambassador to its online poker service.