New York-based online lottery app Jackpocket announced it raised $16 million in a Series B round of financing, bringing its total to $25 million.
The winning numbers for the Oct. 23 Mega Millions drawing, which is the largest in Mega Millions history and largest lottery drawing in American history.
The chances of winning the upcoming Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350. For some perspective, here’s a fun list of better odds on life events.
Lottery officials announced the winning numbers for the Oct. 19 Mega Millions drawing, which grew to $1 billion in the days leading up to it.
With Mega Millions now at $654 million and Powerball at $345 million, jackpot fever is sweeping the nation and possibly awarding $1 billion total this week.
William Hill and IGT have partnered to offer sports betting solutions to state lotteries. The two already have a contract for the Rhode Island lottery.
With an Oregon Lottery mobile app now available, one official says the lottery commission plans to integrate technology that would allow for sports betting.
The New Hampshire Lottery went live this week, making it the sixth state in the country offering online lottery sales.