July 2013

Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 15:04
If you enjoy gambling and in recent years have done so then you may have noticed something odd or rather heard something odd. It is no secret that if you play slot machines whether at the casino locally or in Las Vegas or even at home online then you may not be aware but you sound like you are winning. And that is even if you are winning or not.
Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 14:37
The latest news on the Duchess of Cambridge’s baby is that it is overdue. The due date had been given as July 11th and that date has come and gone. The expected trip soon for Prince William, now the date is likely July 14th, will be to St. Mary’s Hospital in London, where Kate Middleton now is.
Saturday, July 6, 2013 - 10:43
The European Commission is swamped with concerns over the introduction of internet wagering in various member nations. The arguments that have arisen over free e-commerce violations by independent nations continue to go unresolved.
Friday, July 5, 2013 - 10:28
Spectrum Gaming Group, is an independent research and professional services company that predicts trends. Recently it was revealed that almost fifty percent of the predicted trends were mobile and internet related.
Friday, July 5, 2013 - 09:43
Online gambling regulation is an emerging area of policy research and academic study, encompassing legal, regulatory, social welfare and health topics. The industry that supplies information for these studies is formidable and sustained by the ever changing environments of governments and regulatory jurisdictions.
Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 12:43
It has taken a long time in Delaware to propose a regulatory platform for the legal offering of internet gambling in the state. The proposed regulations were released recently by Delaware’s officials.
Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 12:06
Prior to the September 2006 military coup d'état, in Thailand 34,411 web sites were blocked by all three government agencies. Estimates put the number of websites blocked at over 110,000 and growing in 2010. It was suggested that approximately two to three percent of those blocked sites had something to do with gambling.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 13:12
The installation of Don Mattrick a well know gaming executive as the Chief Executive Officer in charge of Zynga has sent a clear message to the world of social gaming that Zynga is a gaming company not a gambling company. Mattrick sold his first gaming business to Electronic Arts, where he stayed on and played a key role in popular franchises like The Sims and FIFA Soccer.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 12:26
In a little over four days from now on the 7th of July 2013 the 154th Anniversary of the Queen's Plate horse race will be run. It is the first jewel in Canada’s Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing and the longest continuously run stakes race in North America.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 11:11
The European Union has many issues facing its parliament most of which are concerned with counties that are suffering huge deficits in the economies. The recent austerity programs brought about in close to bankrupt member states has caused organized protests and rebellion that further degrades the economies of the affected nations.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 10:25
The internet has spawned many inventions, one of which is internet gambling and another that seems to go hand and hand with online wagering is the virtual currency called Bitcoin.
Monday, July 1, 2013 - 11:31
The online casino industry is really just becoming mainstream as conferences and the social networks pick up on the action and deliver interesting insight into the social gaming trend.
Saturday, July 6, 2013 - 11:16
GeoComply is a company focused on continually developing and implementing leading geolocation technology solutions for regulated markets in the gambling industry.
Sunday, July 7, 2013 - 09:37
Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, GigaMedia Limited is a diversified provider of online games and cloud computing services. GigaMedia's online games business develops and operates a suite of games in Taiwan and Hong Kong, with a focus on Web-based/mobile games.
Sunday, July 7, 2013 - 10:10
The means by which we play online games and gamble has changed over the past few years making the gaming more fun and definitely more available. In the beginning of internet gambling was relegated to desktop computers that were usually located in offices and home environments but now there are no wires and a cyberspace connection is available almost everywhere.
Friday, July 12, 2013 - 15:46
The online gambling company Bwin has recently signed a three-year 'digital sponsorship' deal with Italian soccer champions Juventus. Bwin is one of the world’s leading names in online betting and real money gaming. It boasts exciting live sports betting odds, online poker, games and casino. This is its fourth partnership with a top European team.
Friday, July 12, 2013 - 15:40
This week Congressman Joe Barton from Texas after a lengthy Internet Poker campaign, has launched introductory legislation to legalize online poker. For republican Barton, this is the second attempt to move forward on the controversial issue, the first being in 2012, and he hopes it does not meet the same fate, being stalled.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 15:40
The United States has been moving ahead at a steady pace on the legalization of previously prohibited online poker. California has been making noises regarding its progress delivering legal online poker legislation to its citizens.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 14:08
Playtech has plans for recently acquired PokerStrategy.com. The British gaming software company has made known their agreement to purchase the online poker affiliate from its parent company, Etruvian Holdings Limited. The cost is a whopping 38.3 million euros which is at the current exchange rate is more than 49 million US Dollars.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 15:32
There are those in America who create legislation that are increasingly trying to advocate for online gambling legalization.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 15:17
The gambling industry in the USA has a few giant operators and one which has been developing mountains of debt is Caesars Entertainment Corporation the largest owner of casinos in the States.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 11:41
The old adage ‘no news is good news’ seems to be ringing true in the legal case surrounding online gambling pioneer Canadian Calvin Ayre. It was over a year ago on February 28, 2012 that the Bodog Online Gambling web site founder and self made billionaire Calvin Ayre was indicted by the US Department of Justice on all sorts of illegal gambling charges including money laundering.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 10:41
The influence that multi user games has had on the internet is enormous and important. Early gamers developed the graphic interfaces needed to interact with other cyber space cadets resulting in advancements in the creative and practical uses for the web. Originally these games were texts similar to what is going on today with millions of people texting one another around the globe.
Monday, July 8, 2013 - 10:14
According to a recent report in the Philippine Daily Inquirer the mayor of Manila Joseph Estrada has declared a no holds barred war against all forms of illegal gambling, excluding the very popular “jueteng”.
Monday, July 8, 2013 - 09:38
The impact of legal online gambling on the internet may be huge some critics claim. Not just the fact that billions of bits of information will spam the web but that such masses of cluttering knowledge may overwhelm the system.