Entries by Lisa

RANSOMWARE ATTACKS INCREASING

Ransomware attacks are increasing in Australia. The main motivation for cyber-attacks remains money. On this score, many clubs believe they are not a high potential target, but activism and identity theft also rank as motivation for cyber-criminal groups. Due to frequent misreporting in the Australian media of turnover data as profit, the public perception of […]

VIP HOST MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Barrington’s have teamed up with The Drop to deliver a VIP HOST MANAGEMENT PROGRAM* – the first course of its kind to be designed specifically for the Australian gaming market. The program is a combination of accredited and non-accredited training focusing on the areas of customer service, player development and the understanding of loyalty programs.  Combined with an […]

NSW EXTENDS DINE AND DISCOVER VOUCHERS

The NSW government is set to extend its Dine and Discovery scheme after learning thousands of vouchers had gone unclaimed just weeks before they were due to expire. The vouchers are accessible through the Service NSW app and provide all residents with $100 each, split into four $25 vouchers – two for dining and two […]

CASINO STREAMERS – THE NEW ONLINE BUSINESS

Australians are building large online followings by broadcasting themselves gambling using real money in online casinos on video streaming platforms like Twitch and YouTube. And it’s surprisingly popular. According to the unofficial stream tracker Twitch Metrics, the ‘slots’ category on Twitch has been the 19th most popular category on Twitch in August. The site claims that […]

DAILY PRESS ADDS DATA SCIENCE TO ITS PORTFOLIO!

Daily Press has recently absorbed the INDY agency and added to its already comprehensive suite of services in the hospitality sector. INDY specialises in data analysis for the club and gaming industry and brings the many data sources together to provide a unique single vision approach to marketing. With the addition of a team of […]

QLD HAS A NEW LMO

UTOPIA Gaming Systems is now live at The Showmen’s Club in Yatala. This is the first site for UTOPIA and the first for a new LMO in more than 20 years. “We are pleased to be the first LMO site for UTOPIA Gaming Systems in Queensland.  The arrival of UTOPIA is definitely the beginning of […]