GamCrowd talk to Zoe Hebblethwaite, the head of communications at the firm, explains what it has been doing to give itself the best chance the recruit the very best people to help push its immensely tech-enabled offering to new heights.
eSports-only betting company Blinkpool – which recently launched its BlinkPredict in-game product – has received $700,000 of funding from gambling industry seed investor Velo Partners in order to help fund it aim to get a UK gambling licence. GamCrowd spoke to Velo’s Andrew Reader to see what the investors are hoping for from BlinkPool and to talk about the coming opportunity in eSports.
During the analyst conference call accompanying Paddy Power Betfair’s 2016 annual results statement in early March, chief executive Breon Corcoran gave an interesting answer to a question regarding the developmental firepower now at the company’s disposal.
Spanish lender Banco Santander SA has invested in two artificial-intelligence companies, part of the financial industry's increased focus on technology smart enough to mimic human thinking, sources familiar with the deals told Reuters.