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Responsible gambling-tools in e-gaming machines

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There are several ways to help players make responsible decisions when gambling. These ways are gathered under a (pretty big) “responsible gambling”-umbrella. However, this umbrella looks different depending where you are gambling – if you gamble online or in a land-based environment; in your retail store or at your casino. The politics and regulations leaves […]

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How to successfully launch responsibility at a gambling site

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Playscan is a responsible gambling solution. When it is active and live at a gambling site it’s surrounded by sparkling and attractive games. Playscan is not the primarily utility of the site, that’s a fact. However, Playscan is a necessary part because it offers the player control: it provides information on gambling behavior. The challenge […]

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Raising the bar

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Not long ago I visited the yearly forum on gambling addiction held by NGOs and support groups around Sweden, Norway and Denmark. When listening to the speakers presenting the latest findings and research about problematic gambling and gambling addiction, I was left with the thought: gambling addiction should not be about politics. Gambling addiction is […]

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Responsible Gaming

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Responsibly has never been more “hot” as a topic and the gaming/gambling sector is no exception. Not only is it vital that we protect our players – it is equally important that the reputation and integrity of our organisations remain intact. In the past responsibility was too often regarded as “worthy” – something to support/embrace […]

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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, […]

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The Playscan Newsletter

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Keep yourself up to date  with our newsletter! Playscan Newsletter October 2014 Players benefit from using Playscan What questions do we get about Playscan?   Playscan Newsletter September 2014 The importance of visibility in player communication Putting a face on the increased risk player   Playscan Newsletter August 2014 First results from Playscan 4   […]

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Playscan and GamCare sign Letter Of Intent

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Playscan will embed GamCare’s services within the full portfolio of Playscan solutions for all approved GamCare gaming operators utilizing the Playscan System.   With numerous Online, Mobile, Retail and Land based gaming channels easily accessible and available – it’s important that the player is fully informed about their current gambling behavior. When helping a player […]

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Youth Addiction Prevention Program Spreads Among Many Lotteries

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An innovative and award-winning program being used by U.S. lotteries is providing insights to schoolchildren into how gambling problems can be identified and addressed. True to the collaborative roots of the modern-day lottery industry, their willingness to share the program with others has led to it being seen in classrooms across the United States and […]