February 2011

Monday, February 28, 2011 - 08:43
<p>The race to see which state of the union will legalize internet poker is still humming along with Florida now close to a possible first.
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 10:56
<p>Mobile everything is the name of today’s internet world. There is nothing like having your favourite entertainment close at hand just about wherever you may be. Recently it was revealed that the Japanese railway was about to eliminate black holes in its internet connectivity and that it would now be safer to play games online while mobile without the fear of loosing the connection.
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 12:47
<p>Safety is the most important part of the online gambling experience both for the consumer of internet gambling services and by the operators who stand to loose more than just money but also their reputations.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 12:20
<p>Ladbrokes one of the worlds oldest and best known bookmakers has sent feelers out in search content for a possible merger with software giant Playtech. The firm has instructed investment banks UBS and Greenhill to review the possibility of a share based merger with the software provider Playtech.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 12:59
<p>According to a press release, The London Affiliate Conference 2011 was considered to be a huge success. As many as twenty five hundred people attended the conference in London recently. Attendees witnessed the clear focus on the networking and business opportunities available at the conference.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 11:30
<p>France is one of the hardest jurisdictions in the world to set up an online gambling operation due to strict rules governed by the Regulatory Authority of Online Games (ARJEL).Recent changes in the regulations have prompted the Authority to suspend one of the popular activities offered by the Poker Stars website.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 11:55
<p>According to the Enhanced Online News Global Pari-Mutuel Services Inc. a pari-mutuel gaming and wagering services provider, today recently announced it has entered into an agreement with AmTote to provide its services on an exclusive basis for GPRM’s new proprietary financial markets-based technology. <br />AmTote International Inc.
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 09:38
<p>The British Advertising Standards Authority keeps the lid on adverts that beak the rules of fairness and the proper representation of a product to the public. Recently an ad was presented on television by Betfair the online gambling operator from the United Kingdom. Betfair is one of the world’s largest international online sports betting providers.
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 10:30
<p>Hamburg, Germany-based developer Edict eGaming recently soft launched their company’s first no-download casino &amp; poker platform called “Stake7.com”. Stake7.com is showcasing an impressive range of games, quality offerings with a new and fresh approach to online gambling.
Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 09:03
<p>Just when everyone thought that the ‘Great Dane’ of poker Gus Hansen was down on his luck and may give up and go home, the professional poker player has bounced back.
Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 09:45
<p>The World Series of Poker was founded in 1970 and in 2010, the WSOP attracted over 72,000 entrants from 117 different countries and awarded over $187 million in prize money. In a recent announcement that stunned the U.K. online poker community the 2011 World Series of Poker Europe will be moved to France, marking the first change in venue in the five year history of the event.
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 14:05
<p>There are rumblings in the sports world that the National Football League in the USA could have some serious labour issues which is getting fans of the USA style football concerned that there will not be enough time to schedule a game in London, England.
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 12:32
<p>According to a report in the Toronto Star newspaper recently there was another young poker star from Canada that took home some serious money at the European Poker Tour main event.
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 11:53
<p>It came as no surprise that there would be delays in the official launching of online poker cash gambling and casino style betting in Italy but no one anticipated waiting over a year for the new rules to be ratified. <br />The Italian Official Gazette which announces all new legislative changes has made it legal after fifteen days the notice is considered complete.
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 12:49
<p>For the past decade, Daniel Negreanu, was the undisputed king of Canadian card playing, but even he was never able to claim a Main Event victory. The first World Series of Poker Main Event champion, from Canada&nbsp; Jonathan Duhamel was elated to claim the honour back in November of 2010.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 11:28
<p>Similarities between the USA and South Africa are emerging in regards to their approach to prohibiting online gambling within their borders.&nbsp; South Africa is charging the banks and money processing organizations with the responsibility of stopping consumers from gambling online.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 12:10
<p>The big legal battle that is brewing in Australia over whether the Northern Territory's licensed online bookmakers and Betfair must pay a product fee based on turnover, rather than revenue is being watched closely by media and consumers alike. <br />The big argument stems from unfair taxation situations in Australia.
Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 08:29
<p>Greece is having a difficult time writing its online gambling rules and regulations. The Greek government endorsed a new online licensing and taxation regime on January 27, and approved a 6 percent tax on turnover for online gambling services.
Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 11:13
<p>Doyle Brunson’s name is well known in most of the poker playing circles and it has a reputation of being old school poker in tune with the new age of online gambling. When a poker room that has been very successful in establishing a safe place to place your bets the card room has decided to switch to another platform the question is begged, why.
Friday, February 4, 2011 - 08:01
<p>Ireland has its issues with its economy so when a newspaper from Ireland reports that a company is looking at expanding its workforce by as many as one hundred new people it is welcomed good news. <br />The IrishTimes.com online headline reads ‘Online Gambling Company to Create 100 new Jobs’. <br />The subsidiary of Full Tilt Poker, Pocket Kings, Ltd.
Friday, February 4, 2011 - 09:39
<p>The United Kingdom headquartered games developer Electracade and parent company OpenBet have signed a world wide distribution deal with Australian online gaming provider Eyecon.<br />Electracade Ltd, was founded in 2004,&nbsp; as an electronic games developer.&nbsp; All of their online content is designed to be distributed across multi-platforms and devices including Fixe
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 11:19
<p>The Pittsburg Steelers have won the most Super Bowls with six championships (record 6-1), while both the Dallas Cowboys and San Fransisco 49ers have five wins each putting the odds squarely in the Steelers favour to win a lucky seven times, but no the bookies see it the other way round.<br />The bookmakers have it covered, the online odds are best from such a variety of sports bo
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 12:04
<p>It used to be the war on drugs but now the focus of the Southern District of New York officials is a war on internet sports wagering. Just in time for the Super Bowl a conspiracy to stream the event live has been revealed. Ten web locations have been seized on the grounds they were conspiring to promote illegal internet streaming of the big game on Sunday.
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 08:11
<p>The need for standards is evident in many industries, and that need is most obvious in the online gambling business.
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 09:49
<p>A vital part of running an online gambling operation is learning how to improve and expand the business. One way of getting the information required is to attend conferences and expos that keep the industry up to date and current.