In The News: International Gaming Institute

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 29, 2019

Attaching a hotel-casino to a convention center was a money loser. That was the conventional wisdom before The Venetian opened on the Strip 20 years ago this week.

TheStreet
April 15, 2019

TheStreet has been covering esports from what investors need to know about the new sector to the diversity within it.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
April 15, 2019

Several Walmart stores in Nevada will be rolling out the robots, the company announced. The robots will be cleaning floors and stocking shelves.

Men's Health
March 25, 2019

Legalized sports betting may be like vitamins for your social life.

Men's Health
March 25, 2019

Legalized sports betting may be like vitamins for your social life.

Reuters
March 12, 2019

ESPN will hold its first ever college championship for competitive video gaming later this year, the TV sports network said on Tuesday, a high-profile esports event aimed at younger fans who spend more time with game controllers than baseball bats or hockey sticks.

Associated Press
February 26, 2019

Casino mogul Steve Wynn's former company was fined a record $20 million by Nevada gambling regulators on Tuesday for failing to investigate claims of sexual misconduct made against him before he resigned a year ago.

OZY
February 20, 2019

After losing in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals, an emotional LeBron James smashed a whiteboard in the Cleveland Cavaliers locker room, breaking his right hand. His play faltered in the subsequent three games that the Golden State Warriors also won for a clean sweep. Yet, the injury wasn’t made public until after the finals were over.

Phys.org
January 20, 2019

US authorities have begun an effort to ban all forms of internet gambling, reversing course from a 2011 decision and imperiling a burgeoning online wagering sector in several American states.

Inc.
January 15, 2019

The 23-page opinion interprets the federal Wire Act, which was originally enacted in 1961.

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 18, 2018

When the MGM Grand opened 25 years ago Tuesday, it was the largest hotel in the world and launched an era of growth that forever changed Southern Nevada.

Top 10 Casino Websites
December 3, 2018

The global land based and online casino industry is evolving at such a fast race that it is vitally important for gaming operators to stay abreast of the latest trends, technology and marketing strategies in order for them to survive and do better than their competition.