Category: Technology

(AP) — Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday. A gaming board spokesman says Penn National’s application is unlikely…

(AP) — Delaware officials plan to go to court to use a new law to dissolve the state limited liability company registration of Backpage.com, which authorities have dubbed an “online brothel.” The News Journal reports it learned of the plan from a Department of Justice letter sent on Friday to the Delaware Coalition for Open…

(AP) – InterDigital Inc. (IDCC) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $10.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 30 cents. The wireless research and development company posted revenue of $69.6 million in the period. InterDigital shares have risen 7 percent since the beginning of the year.…

Wilmington-based CSC today announced the launch of CSC Security Center, an online interface designed to expose cyber security blind spots for companies. “We understand the seemingly impossible job our clients face keeping their companies and brand assets safeguarded against internal and external security threats, and that the ability to conduct business is their top priority,”…

(AP) — State officials are touting the important role that broadband technology can play in making Delaware more prosperous and competitive. Gov. John Carney planned to meet with representatives from Delaware Electric Cooperative in Greenwood on Tuesday to see how the utility has used communications technology to promote economic development and connect its 26 substations.…

A $1.75 million home at 93 Wedgewood Road in Newark — the first property in Delaware to accept Bitcoins as a form of payment — has sold, according to a Facebook post by Michael Kelczewski, a real estate broker for Sotheby’s International Realty. The house sits on a 4.2-acre property and boasts amenities such as a…

John Collins has been a radio reporter, a staffer in the U.S. Senate and a policy and external affairs expert at Coinbase and the American Bankers Association. Now, he runs the U.S. office for Red Flag Consulting, helps lead the digital finance center at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center and — along with Meghan Wallace, a…