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The outlook for sports betting in the United States

Bishop Woosley of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery explains the PASPA overturn and how this ruling of the Supreme Court is set to radically alter the sports betting landscape across the United States. Bishop Woosley, Director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Background Prior to the Supreme Court of the United States ruling from May this year in the case Murphy v. National Collegiate Athle...

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Italy bans all forms of gambling advertising

The Decree, set to take full effect in July 2019, will see both gambling operators and advertising service providers having to take steps to ensure compliance. Provisions against gambling In its final version, the Decree takes several measures against gambling – a total advertising ban, increased gaming machine taxes and a warning that slot machines face further cuts. In particular, in terms...

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Turn off your wifi: Challenges and opportunities in cyber space

Turn off your Wi-Fi! Seriously! Nowadays, it is extremely easy to profile and track any unsuspecting individual using free Wi-Fi in public spaces such as airport or a shopping centre. These profiling and tracking activities are dangerous as they can potentially put at a considerable risk not only the person concerned, but also the company they work for. Román Ramírez – a ‘sorcerer’ t...

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Major trends in marketing: The world has never been this fast…

It is essential to influence the consumer at the very moment of his or her decision-making. Hence, timing is very crucial. The opportunities for marketers becomes broader with the number of digital and offline mediums available, whilst at the same time becoming an accelerated process. Several studies point out that consumers decide whether to pay attention to a retailer in a matter of seconds. T...

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