Advanced Television


Character Study: The Most Memorable Gamblers in Film History

From the dazzling lights of the casino to the quiet intensity of a high-stakes poker game, gambling has long been a rich source of drama and intrigue in cinema. In today’s world, where anyone can enjoy a pragmatic slot game online without spending a dime, simply for fun, the stigma surrounding gambling has diminished. Yet, […]

May 6, 2024

ITV partners with Mecca Bingo to launch Loose Women scratchcards

ITV has partnered with Mecca Bingo to create an exclusive series of seven Loose Women themed digital scratchcard games.  The new scratchcards, the first of which – Loose Change – has just launched, have been developed for Mecca by leading digital scratchcard and slot supplier G Games. The cards will feature on the homepage of Mecca Bingo and […]

May 3, 2024

Report: Geopolitical unrest fuels surge in DDOS attacks

NetScout Systems has released findings from its H2 2023 DDoS Threat Intelligence Report that dissects trends and attack methodologies adversaries use against service providers, enterprises, and end-users. The information cited in the report is gathered from NetScout’s internet visibility at a global scale, collecting, analysing, prioritising, and disseminating data on DDoS attacks from 214 countries […]

April 25, 2024

Why are there so many gambling adverts in the UK?

With a gambling industry worth upwards of £15 billion in the UK, it is only normal that the different players in the sector would work hard for a larger market share. Consumers also don’t mind being courted; they want to be reminded of their options at every opportunity they get, and even better, they do […]

April 12, 2024

Get Ready to be Thrilled: 5 Amazing Gambling Movies and TV Shows

Have you ever thought that some of the most epic movies include a gambling topic? For example, in the movie Grease from 1978, there’s a memorable moment where Danny bets he can win a race with his car, Greased Lightening. And in Trading Places, which came out in 1983, there’s a famous scene where two […]

March 19, 2024

TV’s contribution to safer gambling practices

Gambling-related disorders and addictions are the primary challenges the casino industry now faces. Multiple measures, including self-exclusion programmes, broad accessibility of helplines for compulsive players, and appropriate therapies, are implemented to cope with the problem. However, informing the audience about the potential risks is no less important than fighting compulsive behaviours. Leading casino operators and […]

February 28, 2024

How TV can educate audiences about responsible gambling

Television plays a vital role in promoting gambling awareness. The TV can bring this information to a broad audience and shape players’ gambling habits through documentaries, talk shows, and advertisements. TV can reach millions of people across the globe and help promote positive gambling habits. Through TV, a diverse audience and a diverse age group […]

February 28, 2024

Grand National TV coverage earlier than usual this year

The Aintree Grand National is expected to have an earlier start time in 2024, following safety concerns surrounding the race. The Grand National is arguably the world’s most famous horse race, capturing the imagination of millions of bettors and casual viewers worldwide. It’s one of the main races where the bookmakers tout for custom with […]

February 27, 2024

TV gambling ads: What rules are in force

The gambling industry competition is stiff, so operators utilise all means to promote their platforms and increase customer engagement. Providing lucrative bonuses for new and regular players is a working tool; however, it’s often not enough to enhance brand recognition in the market. Therefore, companies usually launch additional promotional campaigns to inform users of their […]

February 25, 2024

GamStop alternatives: Responsible gambling tools available in the UK

By definition, gambling is a risky and unpredictable activity. Despite its allure and the temptation to play a bit more, users should develop a responsible approach to this entertainment. Casino members need to be attentive to the expenses and time spent on the gaming website. Some can control themselves and stick to initial budgets. On […]

February 22, 2024