June 2009

Saturday, June 13, 2009 - 06:51
"At the moment we are on hold," said internet tycoon Daniel Tzvetkoff yesterday.
Friday, June 12, 2009 - 06:51
Will America become more protectionist to keep its economy on the rebound? The World Trade Organization may not allow the current administration to keep the old fashioned buy American policies that are obviously looming in the USA.
Friday, June 5, 2009 - 06:51
The Lakers have been to the NBA Finals more than any other team, thirty times to be exact. Compare that to the Orlando Magic who are making only their second appearance in the finals. The NBA finals are less than a day away, and gamblers are moving to place last minute bets on who will win.
Friday, June 5, 2009 - 06:51
The Budapest Affiliate Conference is set to take place in beautiful Budapest Hungary this September. Known previously as CAP Euro, the newly branded event will take place in a country that is expected to be one of the fastest growing markets in 2010.
Thursday, June 4, 2009 - 06:51
eCOGRA is the non-profit, London-based organisation that sets online gaming standards and provides an international framework for best operational and player protection practice requirements, with particular emphasis on fair and responsible gambling. Now for the first time in eCOGRA's history it will give it's accreditation to a mobile operator for online gambling.
Thursday, June 4, 2009 - 06:51
Microgaming undoubtedly the largest software developer for online casino games has done it again. Releasing four new themed games for June featuring daredevil fighter pilots, tennis champions, space travelers, and a European form of blackjack.
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 - 06:51
The people of the USA have spoken. It is everyone's hope they will be listened to. Polls are a great way of finding out what the majority think. Polls are conducted with a certain amount of bias, admit it. It is those who are interested in a particular subject that respond to the polls so the objectivity maybe in some doubt sometimes.
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 - 06:51
International All Sports Limited is a world-leader in the global betting and gaming market, with an annual turnover of over $1.2 billion. As stated on their web site, this company is a strong one. It's subsidiary the IAS Group has just affirmed a take over bid for it's assets by Sportsbet which is 51 % owned by online sportsbook Paddy Power.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 - 06:51
The National Hockey League runs an interesting series of games throughout the hockey playing season in North America. A huge group of teams competes in a tournament that lasts for months and then boils it down to a two team six game playoff that is really exciting to watch and gamble on.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 - 06:51
Bodog is a different sort of name for an online casino, and as anyone can tell you who has been to the site and played its games or wagered with it's sportsbook it is fun and reliable. A while ago the North American online gambling operations of Bodog Group was acquired from it's founder Calvin Ayre by an individual by the name of Alwyn Morris of the Morris Mohawk Gaming Group. Mr.
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 06:51
Playtech developer and licensor of software for the online, mobile and land-based gaming industry has launched a new agreement with Chilipoker thus strengthening it's position in the soon to be opened French online gambling market. Following its significant growth in the last few years Chilipoker, will become a direct licensee, following a run as a sub licencee on the Playtech platform.
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 06:51
Online Casino Reports has just made available a new directory of online casinos for industry insiders and the public alike.The 2000 page document from OCR covers large and small websites, companies, organizations, events and other Internet gambling industry aspects.
Saturday, June 6, 2009 - 06:51
32Red Online Casino has announced it is going global. The award winning online gambling casino is set to offer it's players it's games in eleven different languages. The Best Casino Award since 2003 is an example of how this company runs it's business, with pride and reliability.
Saturday, June 6, 2009 - 06:51
The Instant eCheck solution offered by Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars and Absolute Poker UltimateBet has been discontinued making it difficult for some players to put money into these operations. Attempts to cash cheques from this financial solution provider have been met with N S F notices.
Sunday, June 7, 2009 - 06:51
The inaugural Affiliate Convention takes place in Denver from June 17th to June 20th, 2009, with sessions occuring at the Colorado Convention Center on June 18th and 19th. Affiliate Convention is hosted by a consortium of non biased media outlets and the content of the convention is designed specifically to meet the needs of affiliate marketers.
Friday, June 12, 2009 - 06:51
The Eclipse Prepaid Mastercard, allows, holders to use pre-paid debit cards that allows gamblers to set limits and deposit money into gaming accounts. UK gambling charity GamCare thinks this is step forward in the control measures they advocate in helping punters stay on their budgets.
Thursday, June 11, 2009 - 06:51
Microgaming has dropped Intertops and picked up Expekt. Intertops casino has decided it wishes to try the market in the USA and with that move has dismissed Microgaming as it's software supplier. Microgaming is committed to not accepting US player registrations.
Thursday, June 11, 2009 - 06:51
The European Commission has finally released it's report on the complaint brought forth against the USA last March 11 2008. The complaint states that U.S. laws that prohibit online gambling violate international trade agreements as they discriminate against European companies.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009 - 06:51

Online poker in Italy has gone up from 188 million Euros in 2008 to 200 million Euros in 2009. That's a significant increase just in online poker for one year.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009 - 06:51
It is confirmed that the Federal prosecutors from the Southern District of New York have demanded that four American banks, including Citibank and Wells Fargo, freeze approximately $33m US in funds held by online poker players. This action has been seen as a crackdown on online gambling in the USA.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 - 06:51
The European Commission is on the case as it makes noises concerning the French draft regulations on online gambling.
The EU Commissioner for Enterprise and Industry, Guenther Verheugen is questioning the legality of a number of aspects of the French draft law. It has given French authorities until July 8th to formally respond to the Commission's concerns.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 - 06:51
In the Australian state of Victoria casinos and gaming operators in will no longer be allowed to use free bets to entice new customers to play the games. The Victoria Parliament is currently working on legislation that will make it illegal for betting service operators to offer complimentary wagers as advertising or marketing hooks.
Monday, June 8, 2009 - 06:51
PartyGaming has been put through the wringer in recent times but is still a leader in the online gambling industry.
Sunday, June 7, 2009 - 06:51

WorldSpreads, the Irish online spreadbetting company will be expanding into Scotland, as reported by The Scotsman newspaper. Based in Edinburgh, the venture, will fill the hole left by CMC which pulled out of Scotland, earlier this year after a speculated unsuccessful year in business.

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