April 2014

Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 10:32
The internet is keeping us all on the edge when comes to keeping up on the latest technology in order to enable activities like online gambling. Companies that see the need to merge in order to compete in the ever changing landscape of internet betting are doing so with acceptable results.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 10:05
The Greek saga about the online gambling industry in that jurisdiction continues to entertain as much as the patience of the participants can endure. Without a doubt the European Commission is standing its ground with regards to the situation created by the formerly government owned gambling monopoly  OPAP.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 11:13
New York New York, the Big Apple, will be even more attractive with the potential of internet gambling that may one day come to pass in the Empire State. New York is looking at offering online poker but until that happens the government is looking to allow for four more licenses for brick and mortar casinos.
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 09:24
Williams Interactive was formed as a wholly owned subsidiary of WMS Industries in July 2012 to "to focus on the growth, development and operational execution of the company’s worldwide online wagering, social, casual and mobile gaming initiatives." In January of 2013, Scientific Games agreed to buy WMS Industries, the third largest manufacturer of slot machines, for $1.5 billion.
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 08:13
Delaware in the USA has legal online gambling and has been proactive in offering the latest in casino games and lottery products. Beginning in February of 2015 Scientific Games will start a new three year contract to supply a full portfolio of services for draw-based lottery, keno, video lottery games and instant game pass-through transactions in the State.
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:51
Royal Wins is a digital games studio founded in 2005 that is creating real money skill and chance social games on the web for desktop and mobile devices.
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 09:45
The game of football in Europe has been plagued by corruption of many years and with the advent of online sports betting the situation has become more complicated. There is recent news that the National Crime Agency has arrested seven professional football players as part of an investigation into alleged match-fixing.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:19
When it comes to gambling many people don’t mind taking a chance once in a while and purchasing a lottery ticket for few dollars pounds or euro. Take the case of the recent win in Ontario Canada when woman who had never bought a lottery ticket before became the winner of $48 Million Canadian dollars.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 11:51
The Australian government is serious about gambling regulations and licensing. It has been a political topic in various parts of the nation with unexpected consequences for some politicians. In order for the government to understand the industry better a study has been completed that surveyed the, who, what, where, and why of the online gambling habits of Australians.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 11:00
Ontario Canada has been talking about an online gambling offering for some time now. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation is taking steps to include criteria within its ongoing procurement process to address support for horse racing sustainability and the integration of horse racing into provincial gaming, within current federal and provincial legislative frameworks.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 08:41
It may not be a problem for the majority of punters that know how to be realistic and only risk as much as you are prepared to lose but there are also a number of players who have a problem. Admitting to oneself that something you participate in has you addicted is the hard part for many.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 12:29
The companies that support the online casinos and poker rooms are doing well with competition as hot as it gets. Many are infected with the need to excel in the business of producing new and innovative software. Montreal Canada based Amaya Gaming provides a full suite of gaming products and services including casino, poker, sports book, as well as other gambling products.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 12:00
The State of Mississippi is considering introducing online gambling to the people that live in that State. The government though wants to make sure they know what they are getting into before they introduce what has become a controversial political subject in the USA.
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 11:45
The business of online gambling is becoming regulated worldwide and the industry is taking huge leaps in safety for the consumer of gambling services over the web. The fact that Full Tilt Poker refunded most  player’s money is testament to how the system has become consumer friendly.
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 12:57
The internet has created a monster forum of information about just about anything on the planet. Gambling over the internet is part of a huge business that spans the continents and provides income to many individuals and governments alike.
Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 10:51
The world of gambling is both online and on land and the purpose is to have fun and hopefully win a huge prize and ride into the sunset or sail off to the horizon. There are thousands of small prizes being one every day on the slots in casinos and on the horses at racetracks but the big prizes that hit someone every once in a while are life changing and massive.
Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 10:13
Online gambling is under a dark cloud in the USA with the stress of the campaign against it led by billionaire casino owner Sheldon Adelson. A recent ruling by the Supreme Court on campaign finance reform in the United States, has been reversed. The law was created following the 2010 Citizens United decision in the 1970s to restore faith in the political integrity of the country.
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 08:59
The new sport that has come to television in a big way and has hit the bookies online and off is the Mixed Marshall Arts phenomena where anything goes in cage. These men and now women are some of the toughest cookies anywhere in professional sports. Just one view of the pummeling these fighters take is enough to make one want to cheer for one of them.
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 08:31
Following the announcement of the controversial decision after the last Pacquiao Bradley fight in June of 2012 the crowd booed loudly. The competence of the judges was questioned and the very credibility of the sport of boxing was also wondered about.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:53
Sometimes serious problems require serious solutions as in the situation concerning the corruption in English Football. The solution the English Football Association’s national governing body has put forward is to ban participants in the country’s top four divisions from betting on any match or competition in the world.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:24
To play golf that game of chasing the dream of a hole in one or the big bucks at the end of a tournament can be most pleasurable indeed. To be a professional golf player is one tough job. The Masters golf tournament contestants will all agree it’s not easy being the best golfer and getting to wear the famed green jacket.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 09:53
The competitve world of online gambling  services operators is undergoing some changes with the introduction of a new tax regime in the United Kingdom. Ladbrokes the iconic English bookie is looking at expanding its empire with the recent announcement it has acquired the Australian online betting company Betstar.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 09:22
Online gambling means slots for many players in the world and the biggest software company for the activity is Microgaming. Microgaming Software Systems Ltd is a privately held Isle of Man based software development company which claims to have released the first genuine online casino in 1994. The standard online casino powered by Microgaming has over six hundred games.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 11:23
There have been studies on problem gambling with the results being turned into valuable treatments drugs and therapies related to stemming the issue of excessive gambling. Online gambling can be particularly difficult to treat and assess due to the private nature of the activity.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 10:48
The academic and medical researchers are constantly finding insight into the causes of many of the human beings problems. One that has not been left out of the studies is the data collected on the brain and which part is responsible for gambling addiction.