December 2012

Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 14:01
<p>The recent announcement by IGT Interactive that it would be discontinuing its offering of internet poker in the European jurisdiction has a few investors wondering why the move to exit the jurisdiction. Just last year in 2011 International Game Technology interactive acquired the Swedish company Entraction Holding AB, to provide online poker in Europe.
Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 13:26
<p>The social gambling trend is making everyone in the business look twice at the potential that this trend can produce.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 10:10
<p>A recent article about prediction markets in Europe has brought to light the possibility of punting on things like whether the price of gold will reach $1800 by year end may become available in the USA with the use of Bitcoin currency.</p><p>Prediction markets have been subject to restrictions by the Securities and Exchange Commission on over-the-counter financial instrumen
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 09:47
<p>The online gambling industry has a way of making things complicated because of the number of governments and jurisdictions operators have to engage in.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 08:49
<p> digital entertainment has been on a roll of late signing deals with the social gaming media players and getting installed in Nevada for the possible online poker market there.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 10:00
<p>The Republican dominated American Congress is facing major problems with the American economy and tough decisions must be made in order to save the country from fiscal doom.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 09:13
<p>Online gambling is legal and regulated in the United Kingdom and has undergone a number of changes recently. Revisions to the rules in the U.K. have been published in draft form, proposing the end of the whitelist of gambling operators and the installing of a point of consumption tax, rules which have been contested by big and small operators alike. The U.K.
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 14:19
<p>Boyd Interactive Gaming is based in Nevada where the licensing of online gambling operators is well underway. Boyd Interactive Gaming was recently granted a permit by the Nevada Gaming Commission to operate an online poker room that offers real money play in the State of Nevada market.
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 08:36
<p>The internet is like a highway, you never know who is on that highway or how well&nbsp; they play by the rules. Just like on a real road there are villains and thieves who look fine at the outset but are rotten to the core and should be avoided at all costs. The old saying that when something looks too good to be true it usually isn’t true.
Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 12:32
<p>Following something as futuristic as the virtual currency called Bitcoin seems sort of off the wall and kind of silly. First of all, this virtual currency has value, real money value, once you find a trader to convert them to dollars pounds or euro if you want to bother.
Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 11:55
<p>Asia is the golden goose when it comes to online gambling and the golden egg has yet to be hatched. The new found wealth in Asia is looking for more exciting times than just working out at the gym or sightseeing in Beijing.
Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 14:20
<p>When a country changes the laws of the land to help its people save themselves from harm it is often thought to be a good thing.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 10:46
<p>HTML5 is a term that is typically used to describe a collection of technologies that allows developers to create powerful websites and applications. Content built using HTML5 can reach a much broader audience because HTML5 is supported by modern browsers on desktops, tablets, and smart phones without requiring any plug-ins.
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 09:59
<p>The province of Ontario in Canada used to be the economic engine of this huge area in the eastern sector of the nation. Now what with the loss of manufacturing jobs the province has been having trouble keeping up with the demands of a growing population and failing infrastructure.
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 10:56
<p>There is little doubt in the minds of investors and analysts that Amaya Gaming from Quebec Canada is making some stellar moves in the online gambling sector. The company recently acquired the Ongame poker network and has already signed a number of operators to participate in the venerable network.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 14:26
<p>SHFL entertainment, Inc. formerly known as Shuffle Master is a gaming supplier based in Nevada USA announced recently it has obtained an unlimited Category 2 electronic Gambling license from the Alderney Gambling Control Commission.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 13:36
<p>WMS has a reputation for solid and entertaining gambling games for the online and brick and mortar casino industry.The firm develops and markets digital content, products, services and end-to-end solutions that address global online wagering and interactive social, casual and mobile gaming opportunities. WMS Gaming Inc.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 09:09
<p>Probability the mobile online gambling specialists are in the right place at the right time. Mobile gaming has grown in scope and availability as smart phones and tablets start to dominate the market.</p><p>Probability has made major leaps with the announcement of a gambling licence acquisition in the Italian jurisdiction.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 08:42
<p>The brick and mortar casinos of the world have to regularly go through renovations to attract the high rollers in the competitive gambling market. A recent renovation and upgrade happened in London at the iconic Hippodrome. A three month revamp of the old lady of entertainment and a mere £40m will provide a 90,000 square foot “international style” casino in down town London.
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 10:45
<p>Based in the Tsuu T’ina Nation in southern Alberta, Canada, the GEObet Tribal Gambling Network launched the first online gambling casino for real cash on November 6th of 2012.
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 10:01
<p>A recent study in Israel suggests the idea of legalizing gambling in the country would see revenue generated by the activity to the tune of 1.2 billion NIS in taxes. The study conducted by Netanya Academic College and Ronen Bar-El of the Open University, will be published for the Sderot Conference on Social Issues coming up at Sapir College.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 06:51
<p>The United Kingdom is currently trying to revamp its taxation policies to close loopholes and make sure big firms that operate in the U.K. pay their fair share of corporate levies.
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 06:13
<p>Malta has a licensed and regulated online gambling industry that is part of Malta’s economic engine.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 11:16
<p>European gambling firms have been moving their efforts forward to succeed online with mixed results. Gaming group Gala Coral has reported a positive gain in the last year and it says it owes much of its increased profit to the new web locations it has created.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 10:12
<p>PokerStars seems to have an agenda that is unlike all other online gambling operators.