The Gazette: Gambling on the go


As online gambling becomes entrenched in Canada, consumers will be able to access poker games and the like while on the go, an industry expert told an international igaming conference in Montreal. Jeff Derevensky, co-director of McGill University's International Centre for Youth Gambling and High Risk Behaviours, referred to the online industry's arsenal of technology in his presentation. "You have the opportunity to do (consumer protection) better than other forms of gambling," Derevensky said.