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New thesis shows that Playscan is most commonly used by players with a higher risk of experiencing gambling problems

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In the thesis “The use and experience of responsible gambling tools: An explorative analysis of user behaviour regarding a responsible gambling tool and the consequences of use” David Forsström explores different aspects of the use, experience and functions of Playscan.  The thesis shows that Playscan is most commonly used by players with a higher risk […]

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Playscan has a proven positive impact on at-risk players

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PRESS RELEASE Göteborg, Sweden 2015-07-08 A new research study just published in the journal International Gambling Studies showed that at-risk players who received behavioral feedback via Playscan were significantly more likely to reduce the amounts of money they deposited and wagered – compared with players who did not use Playscan. The authors, Dr Richard Wood and Dr […]

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Playscan AB merges into Svenska Spel AB

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PRESS RELEASE Göteborg, Sweden 2015-07-02 The ambition of the Playscan team remains the same, as the development of the tool maintains its progress. Continuing its work with harm minimization and the prevention of problem gambling, Playscan AB now merges into Svenska Spel AB. Therefore; the product will no longer be commercially available. Today, there are […]

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Miljonlotteriet upgrades to Playscan 4

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PRESS RELEASE Göteborg, Sweden 2015-06-02 The latest features from Playscan are now available to players gambling at Miljonlotteriet. The lottery has offered Playscan to their players for more than four years and by upgrading they will now supply players with a new and more detailed view of their gambling behavior. – What I really like […]

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New features in Playscan 4.2: consumption history

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User research shows that players are concerned about keeping their gambling under control. An important aid for that is to let the player know how much time and money he or she spends on gambling. Playscan’s new feature will help players keep track of their spending by presenting charts on actual consumption of time and […]

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Playscan analysis in VLTs at Svenska Spel

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By Svenska Spel introducing mandatory registered play earlier this year, Playscan was able to provide a higher level of understanding about their VLT (Video Lottery Terminal) players. Players who gamble on a VLT machine in Sweden will now be offered a way to keep track of their gambling habits.   – We are very happy […]

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Playscan 4.1 is live in Sweden

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The Swedish national state-owned lottery Svenska Spel is the first operator that offers the latest version of Playscan to their players. In striving for a healthy gaming market a good gambling experience includes consumer protection. With Playscan 4.1 the players of Svenska Spel now have a world-class tool in their hands. – Gambling should be […]

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Playscan now live at Norsk Tipping

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The Norwegian national lottery, Norsk Tipping is the first operator to use Playscan on VLT’s as well as on all their old and new online-games. The player can access Playscan through both web and mobile. This takes consumer protection to the next level. Launching the first VLT module and releasing Playscan in multiple channels, Norsk […]

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Playscan 4

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Our product has been evaluated, tested and now also – twisted. We are very proud to announce the latest, the next: Playscan 4   – Playscan 4 is about communication; with players, with operators, with regulators in all channels. We build on years of experience and player feedback to make our information even more accessible, […]