Yahoo acquires Wagr, expanding sports portfolio

Yahoo has closed the acquisition of Wagr, a peer-to-peer sports betting app that will be fully integrated into Yahoo Sports. Jim Lanzone, CEO of Yahoo, said: “The acquisition of Wagr is an exciting step in the development of the next generation of Y...


Rising teen online gambling addiction prompts government response in South Korea

While rehabilitation programs are available, a notable gap in medical support has emerged, with the National Center for Youth Internet Addiction Treatment being the sole facility offering rehab programs for online gambling addictions in Korea. Admis...