European Dominance of US Sports Betting

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you may have had the slightest notion that the machine that is online gambling has turned into an unstoppable wave of success. The pandemic certainly helped, as it did with seemingly everything based online, but its growth has been booking for the last decade.

And as the good old U, S of A starts to click on to the idea of the money that is up for grabs, many states have already cashed in and welcomed it with open arms. Many more will soon follow; it seems all but inevitable. But is it actually Americans that will be reaping the rewards or will the more experienced Europeans have an opportunity to swoop in and grab that coin from right under our noses?

The US market is huge and vastly untapped. It’s a potential gold mine to any business and you can bet that … Read more

Gambling Companies Start to Feel the Bite of The Upcoming German Regulations

On the 1st of July 2021, Germany’s new gambling regulations are set to come into full force. The State Treaty on Gambling, Glücksspielneuregulierungstaatsvetrag, has been formally sanctioned by 16 states, and many of the proposed changes have already begun to reshape Germany’s gambling scene.

Many operators within Germany have welcomed the new regulations with open arms, however; the proposed tax on turnover (a hefty 5.3%) has left many wondering how small operators will be able to compete against large offshore companies.

Safety First

The new regulations will see the ban on online poker and online slot games lifted, but with that will come stringent rules pertaining to player safety. The treaty aims to protect vulnerable players and keep gambling out of view of the young and impressionable. In this regard, TV advertising is now strictly limited to the hours of 9pm to 6am. There can be no advertising that in … Read more

Useful Statistics for 2021 Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketers are here to stay for long. Since its fast growth in the 2010s, affiliate marketing continues to be one of the most successful strategies to drive sales and make passive income.

This article is gladly going to share some of the most interesting statistics about the affiliate marketing business. This post is perfect for those who want to learn about the significant impact that affiliate marketing has on B2C and B2B businesses globally.

Here are some of the top affiliate marketing statistics that you for sure will want to share with your colleagues:

Affiliate Marketing is Simply a Multi-billion Dollar Sphere

According to Statista, affiliate marketing is simply spreading in the U.S. Globally, it was decided in the Awin Report that sponsors invested $13 billion in affiliate marketing in 2017. Together with the consistent upward trend, these numbers show that affiliate marketers will likely proceed to thrive in … Read more

What Bitcoin Is All About

Bitcoin is hands down one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in the world. It took the world of finance by surprise and has been going strong ever since. You’ve probably heard about it and you know that it’s a popular currency. But why’s that?

Well, Bitcoin comes with lots of benefits to its users. With that said it’s fair to mention them so you’ll have a better idea of what Bitcoin is all about. First off, you remain anonymous when using this virtual currency. That’s because you need a username and a password to have access to your Bitcoin.

When it comes to access, you’re the only one that has it since Bitcoin is a decentralized currency so no bank or any other party will be able to see the status on your account. The password you use to access your Bitcoin is a code made up of 16 digits … Read more

UK tech leaders team up to fight climate crisis, drive green investment and help 100 million make greener choices

Leading UK tech companies are joining forces to accelerate progress to net zero, support tech companies in making a climate action plan and use tech to help the 100 million customers they serve live more sustainably.

The Tech Zero taskforce officially launches in London today and is targeting 1,000 members by COP26 this November.

The Tech Zero taskforce is led by Bulb co-founder and CEO Hayden Wood, industry body Tech Nation, and includes fast-growing British tech firms allplants, Babylon, Citymapper, Faculty, GoCardless, Habito, Hopin, Moneysupermarket Group, OLIO, Onfido, Revolut, Starling Bank, what3words and Wise.

These companies have transformed industries including banking, energy and healthcare, and are now coming together to boost the UK’s fight against the climate crisis.

Companies who join Tech Zero commit to measure all of their emissions and set an ambitious net zero target by the end of 2021. They’ll also commit to:

  • Annually measure and publish

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