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Internet of Things

The Internet will disappear with the Internet of Things?

26 January, 2015 - 8:38 am
The Internet of Things will make the Internet disappear according to Eric Schmidt of Google.  The Internet will become part of…

The future of sportsbetting after Stanleybet decision

23 January, 2015 - 8:00 am
The decision of the European Court of Justice in the Stanleybet case might affect the future of the Italian sportsbetting market…
smart home

Smart Home: interoperability, privacy and cybersecurity

22 January, 2015 - 8:04 am
I am glad to inform you that on the 28th of January 2015 I will be attending as a speaker the workshop arranged by the Internet…

€ 500M video lottery gaming tax now allocated

19 January, 2015 - 8:30 am
The additional gaming tax on video lottery and AWP licensees in Italy has now come into force and has been also allocated among…

Privacy obligations and legal risks of drones

15 January, 2015 - 8:33 am
Privacy breaches and potential liabilities might increase as a consequence of the usage of drones that represent a massive resource…
social media

TripAdvisor € 500K fine is a risk for all social media?

7 January, 2015 - 11:31 am
TripAdvisor has been sanctioned by the Italian competition authority (AGCM) for the misleading advertising claims relating to the…

New era for sports betting in Italy?

6 January, 2015 - 7:35 am
The possibility for betting shops run under a foreign gambling license (the CTDs) to be authorised to operate in Italy through a…
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The winners of best articles of 2014 are…

2 January, 2015 - 10:07 am
2014 is just over and it is time to wish happy New Year and thank all the readers of GamingTechLaw for following with such interest…

Gaming VLT taxes, CTDs and Lotto change in Italy

23 December, 2014 - 4:05 pm
€ 500 million of additional gaming taxes, an approval procedure for CTDs and a new license application process for lotto games…
Internet of Things

Top 5 Internet of Things predictions for 2015

23 December, 2014 - 11:09 am
Internet of Things has been the centre of the attention of the global market during 2014 and everyone is curious to see what will…

Top 5 gaming predictions for 2015

22 December, 2014 - 8:30 am
End of .COM, innovation, M&A consolidation, CTDs and casino games in my personal predictions for the gaming sector in 2015. …

IoT shall learn from Google News case?

17 December, 2014 - 9:57 am
Internet of Things regulators might have learnt an interesting lesson from Google's decision to shut down Google News in Spain as…
social media

Social media prize promotions, now easier in Italy?

10 December, 2014 - 11:58 am
Prize promotions might have an easier life in Italy due to clarifications just issued by the Ministry that however do not sort all…

Fingerprinting treated like cookies under privacy law

4 December, 2014 - 11:02 am
Device fingerprinting is replacing cookies for analytics and tracking purposes, but privacy regulators now held that their usage…
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Top articles of November 2014

2 December, 2014 - 7:44 am
For those that missed the articles of November 2014, here are the top articles of the month! Top 5 Internet of Things takeaways…

Question time for privacy and national laws on telemedicine!

30 November, 2014 - 10:30 am
For those that missed my presentation of Privacy and national laws as an obstacle to telemedicine at the National Center of Research,…

Right to be forgotten reviewed by privacy regulators

27 November, 2014 - 8:16 am
The EU Article 29 Working Party provided clarifications on the implementation of the privacy right to be forgotten following the…

New privacy rules on biometric data for the Internet of Things?

27 November, 2014 - 8:08 am
Privacy rules aimed at facilitating the processing of biometric data have been just issued by the Italian data protection authority…

What future for the Italian online gaming market?

25 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
Online sports betting and casino games are leading to a positive trend in the Italian online gaming market, but the best results…

Privacy and national laws as an obstacle to telemecine

24 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
I am proud to inform you that I will participate tomorrow 25 November 2014 to the conference "La telemedicina: verso uno standard…