July 2011

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 13:06
<p>The United Kingdom was one of the first jurisdictions to embrace online wagering and regulate and license the activity with benefits for the consumer and government not to mention the operators.</p><p>Allowing the past time to flourish and gain momentum in the U.K. the Chancellor of the Exchequer has seen serious revenue generated for the tax coffers over the past years.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 12:23
<p>The internet has changed the way people play, communicate and work like no other technology has in the past.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 - 11:22
<p>What will they think of next when it comes to marketing online gambling to the public, well it could be that coupon vouchers for gaming are coming to a casino near you. The latest rage for retailers has been the Groupon phenomenon now group purchasing is making waves in the electronic gaming industry with the launch of GambleGang.com.
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 - 14:05
<p>The World Series of Poker (WSOP)’s main event, which is scheduled to commence shortly&nbsp; in Las Vegas will not have some of the high profile gamblers participating this year.
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 - 13:18
<p>The problem of match fixing in various sports has been the focus of efforts to curb and eventually stamp out the activity by many nations and sports organizations. Recently a report has surfaced in Turkey that match fixing was rampant and extended beyond just a few players.
Monday, July 4, 2011 - 08:40
<p>According to a recent article in the U.K’s Telegraph Ralph Topping, the William Hill CEO, said the new owner of the Tote was setting a "poor example." This comment stems from a dispute over Gibraltar-based online wing, Betfred.com not paying out on a series of legal bets placed by five gamblers who placed bets showing profits of £823,000.
Monday, July 4, 2011 - 08:03
<p>The Betfair online gambling group from the U.K. has lodged a complaint to the European Commission regarding the German draft proposal for reform of their gambling laws.
Sunday, July 3, 2011 - 11:08
<p>The Full Tilt Poker saga continues to dominate the online gambling industry news with all eyes on the firm to rekindle a relationship with its loyal players.
Sunday, July 3, 2011 - 10:22
<p>One of the most interesting things about online casinos and gambling is the international aspect of the industry. Recent upsets regarding online poker in the USA have not deterred people from venturing into the reputable virtual casino of their choice that may be serviced from almost any part of the world.
Saturday, July 2, 2011 - 12:08
<p>The recent seal of approval from the Gambling Portal Webmasters Association is significant news for the affiliates of Star Partner.
Saturday, July 2, 2011 - 12:00
<p>Online gambling in the USA has been taking a roller coaster ride in the last year or so with propositions being approved and then vetoed and the Department of Justice putting the screws to online poker. Washington D.C.’s attempt to legalize online gambling within the district has had a bumpy ride from the very outset.
Friday, July 1, 2011 - 13:14
<p>&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />The deal, announced by the British Columbia government recently, is worth $100 million a year to Telus Communications Company. The 10-year contract will provide telecommunication services and expand wireless services. High-speed Internet is welcome news for residents in rural parts of BC.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 - 13:03
<p>When the going gets tough the tough get going is a method that a firm like Paddy Power has adoted more than once. <br />Barni Evans, who is the lead marketer at Paddy Power, is going to the land Down Under&nbsp;soon to take over as Marketing Director at Paddy Power's&nbsp;two Australian operations, Sportsbet and International All Sports.
Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 14:33
<p>What will they think of next was a television show at one time way back that pulled various bizarre inventions out of the vaults and gave the viewing audience a chance to see them.
Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 15:03
<p>Finland has been running its three state gambling monopolies without many hindrances for a long time now.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 11:08
<p>The poker players in the USA are very upset, that for the past five years they have been told by the Department of Justice, banking institutions, and others that what they love to do is illegal and wrong.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 10:05
<p>New Zealand has had a few serious set backs to it’s economy in recent times, the earthquake and its damage have taken a big toll and the country has struggled to make ends meet.
Monday, July 11, 2011 - 14:29
<p>Laws in Brazil prohibit all gambling activities but legal experts are debating on whether or not these laws apply to online gambling. The Brazilian government does not grant gambling licenses so there are currently no gambling websites based in Brazil.
Monday, July 11, 2011 - 13:46
<p>Rampant illegal gambling in the world of sports has the International Olympic Committee making strict rules to combat the activity and make the Olympics a corruption free event.
Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 17:57
<p>Is Canada on the verge of being another nation that censors the internet and makes life difficult for anyone other than those that tread the moral high ground. Canada is definitely a country that thinks it actually has rights and freedoms entrenched in the Canadian charter of Rights and Freedoms but most Canadians don’t know how fragile those rights can be.
Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 17:24
<p>The world of online gambling still uses traditional methods to advertize the offerings around the world. Media savvy operators are constantly on the search for new sponsorship opportunities with benefits that surpass just getting the word out to prospective punters with the online gambling operators giving sports teams a much needed financial backing.
Saturday, July 9, 2011 - 09:31
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Saturday, July 9, 2011 - 08:49
<p>The press release from CasinoAffiliatePrograms.com announces that it is proud to give one lucky winner a prize of 750 Euros.<br />The promotion by CasinoAffiliatePrograms was launched in conjunction with Intercash. Richard Anderson has taken the grand prize from the promotion. A qualified applicant, Mr.
Friday, July 8, 2011 - 16:43
<p>Lobbying in the USA to get bill passed in the Senate is a very common practice, in fact it is almost the only way special interest groups have any chance of getting laws passed and changes made.
Friday, July 8, 2011 - 16:17
<p>The American Gaming Association is a big influence on most things that have anything to do with gambling in the good old USA.