Games of chance

A Small Bet Wins A PA Mom A Divine Fortune Of $443,000 Right Before The Holidays At BetRivers.com

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 12:12am

When she hit the mega jackpot she said her husband didn't believe her until she showed him the screen.

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  • When she hit the mega jackpot she said her husband didn't believe her until she showed him the screen.
  • "This is one of many recent Divine Fortune jackpots which proves our players can win big, even when placing small bets."
  • In May of this year, a Divine Fortune record jackpot worth $533,239 was hit at PlaySugarHouse.com in Pennsylvania.
  • This is the sixteenth Divine Fortune jackpot between BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse.com in Pennsylvania since its launch last summer.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Convenient Way to Scratch Instant Lottery Tickets (HUN-998)

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 7:15pm

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create an accessory to help an instant lottery player quickly and easily remove all the coating from an instant ticket," said an inventor, from Houston, Texas, "so I invented the E Z SCRATCH.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create an accessory to help an instant lottery player quickly and easily remove all the coating from an instant ticket," said an inventor, from Houston, Texas, "so I invented the E Z SCRATCH.
  • My design increases convenience and it offers an improved alternative to manually scratching tickets."
  • The invention provides an effective way to scratch off the covering on instant lottery tickets.
  • The invention features a compact and portable design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for individuals who play instant lottery tickets.

FARO to Announce Financial Results for the Third Quarter 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 9:15pm

LAKE MARY, Fla., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), a global leader of 3D measurement, imaging and realization solutions for the 3D Metrology, AEC (Architecture, Engineering & Construction), and Public Safety Analytics markets, today announced that after market close on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • LAKE MARY, Fla., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), a global leader of 3D measurement, imaging and realization solutions for the 3D Metrology, AEC (Architecture, Engineering & Construction), and Public Safety Analytics markets, today announced that after market close on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020.
  • In conjunction with the release, Michael D. Burger, President and CEO, and Allen Muhich, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
  • Interested parties can access the conference call by dialing (800) 459-5346 (U.S.) or +1 (203) 518-9544 (International) and using the passcode FARO.
  • FARO continues to be a pioneer in bridging the digital and physical worlds through data-driven reliable accuracy, precision and immediacy.

Lottery Market in North America - Post Pandemic Recovery Plan Strategies and Processes | High Penetration of Smartphones and Internet to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 3:45pm

Lottery Market in North America: New Launches

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  • Lottery Market in North America: New Launches
    Vendors in the market are focusing on adopting organic growth strategies by launching new lottery game tickets and platforms.
  • The launch of many such lottery games is fueling the growth of the lottery market in North America.
  • Lottery Market in North America: Segmentation Analysis
    This market research report segments the lottery market in North America by Type (Scratch-off games, Terminal-based games, and Sports lotteries), Geography (US, Canada, and Mexico), and Platform (Traditional and Online).
  • The scratch-off games segment led the lottery market in North America in 2019, followed by Terminal-based games and Sports lotteries respectively.

Middlesex County Man Wins $200,000 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot Using Lottery App

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 9:40pm

Jackpocket , New Jersey's first and only registered lottery courier service, today announced a Jersey Cash 5 player has won a $200,959 jackpot after ordering their ticket using Jackpocket's mobile lottery app.

Key Points: 
  • Jackpocket , New Jersey's first and only registered lottery courier service, today announced a Jersey Cash 5 player has won a $200,959 jackpot after ordering their ticket using Jackpocket's mobile lottery app.
  • The $200,959 prize marks Jackpocket's biggest New Jersey Lottery win to date and comes just three months after the addition of Jersey Cash 5 and other popular New Jersey Lottery daily games to the app.
  • Jackpocket app users in New Jersey have won over $2.5 million in lottery prizes since the app launched in New Jersey in December 2019.
  • New Jersey is the first state lottery to formally authorize lottery courier services, allowing the placement of orders through a mobile app.

FARO® Hires Two Industry Veterans to Lead its Global Hardware and Software R&D Teams

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 9:01pm

Avi Ray-Chaudhuri, who serves as Vice President of Hardware R&D, and Wesley Tilley, who serves as Vice President of Software R&D, joined the Company on August 31, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Avi Ray-Chaudhuri, who serves as Vice President of Hardware R&D, and Wesley Tilley, who serves as Vice President of Software R&D, joined the Company on August 31, 2020.
  • "As FARO continues to increase its focus on cloud-based software applications that enable long-term differentiation of our 3D solutions, we are adding critical talent to FARO's executive team to lead both our software and hardware R&D organizations that will accelerate our product development efforts," said Michael Burger, President and CEO of FARO.
  • "I am thrilled to have two industry leaders like Wes and Avi join our organization and lead these teams."
  • FARO continues to be a pioneer in bridging the digital and physical worlds through data-driven reliable accuracy, precision and immediacy.

Scientific Games Lottery Group Chief Executive Pat McHugh to be Inducted Into Lottery Industry Hall of Fame

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:35pm

A 25-year lottery industry veteran, McHugh was appointed EVP and Group Chief Executive for Scientific Games' Lottery group in January 2019 after 14 years with the Company, leveraging his global experience, technology expertise and customer relationships to provide strong operational leadership.

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  • A 25-year lottery industry veteran, McHugh was appointed EVP and Group Chief Executive for Scientific Games' Lottery group in January 2019 after 14 years with the Company, leveraging his global experience, technology expertise and customer relationships to provide strong operational leadership.
  • Scientific Games is a leading provider to the $300 billion global lottery industry, supplying games, technology and services to more than 150 lotteries in 50 countries.
  • "On behalf of our SG team, I am thrilled to congratulate Pat on his selection for the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame," said Barry Cottle, Chief Executive Officer for Scientific Games.
  • Since the Hall of Fame began in 2005, more leaders from Scientific Games have been inducted than from any other lottery provider.

FARO to Announce Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2020

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

LAKE MARY, Fla., July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the global leader for 3D measurement, imaging and realization solutions for 3D metrology, architecture, construction and engineering, and public safety analytics applications, today announced that after market close on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • LAKE MARY, Fla., July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the global leader for 3D measurement, imaging and realization solutions for 3D metrology, architecture, construction and engineering, and public safety analytics applications, today announced that after market close on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020.
  • In conjunction with the release, Michael D. Burger, President and CEO, and Allen Muhich, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
  • Interested parties can access the conference call by dialing (800) 347-7407 (U.S.) or +1 (203) 518-9704 (International) and using the passcode FARO.
  • FARO continues to be a pioneer in bridging the digital and physical worlds through data-driven reliable accuracy, precision and immediacy.

Scientific Games' Primary Provider Contract Extended By Missouri Lottery, One Of World's Top 20 Instant Game Lotteries

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 9:05pm

The Company will continue serving as the Lottery's primary instant game provider through June 30, 2021.

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  • The Company will continue serving as the Lottery's primary instant game provider through June 30, 2021.
  • As the world's largest supplier of lottery instant games, Scientific Games currently creates and manufactures 90% of the Missouri Lottery's Scratchers.
  • The Missouri Lottery is ranked among the Top 20 lotteries in the world (FY2019 per capita sales, La Fleur's Almanac).
  • U.S.-based Scientific Games launched the world's first secure retail instant game in 1974, and the Company's products represent more than 70% of instant game retail sales globally.

The National Lottery: how does it work?

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 12:02am

This Library Briefing gives an overview of how the National Lottery operates.

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  • This Library Briefing gives an overview of how the National Lottery operates.
  • The National Lottery began in November 1994.
  • Since then, it has raised over 40 billion for good causes and awarded over 535,000 grants.
  • There are four parties that contribute to runningthe Lottery:

    The third licence to run the Lottery came into force in February 2009.