October 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:28
Many countries in the world don’t like international online gambling operators because they cut into revenues gained by taxation and licensing. There lies the problem with the internet, it is open to the public and sometimes it is freely accessed. That number has grown from 361 million in the year 2000 to almost 21 billion today.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 08:37
Online gambling presents many opportunities for the punter who is interested in sports that for many enthusiasts are relatively obscure. The fascination for what is called the fastest sports in the world Jai alai is growing as the word gets out about this exciting and indeed fast competition.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 11:11
Competition for the poker player’s attention is rampant on the internet with a massive number of poker rooms available at any time. While restrictions have been applied in some jurisdictions many players simply seek a place to play on the net where they feel comfortable and secure which doesn’t necessarily mean they are playing on a licensed site.
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 08:24
The USA is made up of individual jurisdictions that each have their own agenda, history and rules and issues. Gambling is permitted in some states and not others for example in Nevada and specifically Las Vegas, you can gamble just about every venue you can think of. At the carwash you can play video poker while you wait.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 09:54
Scandinavia has been on the legal edge with regards to laws pertaining to online gambling in the region.
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 09:28
New Jersey has again made an attempt to have sports betting in the Garden State legalized. This time around the lawyers seemed to have found a loophole that will skirt the existing federal law prohibiting sports betting in American states that did not sign on to the 1992 federal law.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 09:50
The international conferences for online gambling are many, providing valuable contacts and tips relating to every aspect of the internet gaming industry. The world’s most established and successful iGaming event, returns from 21 to 23 October 2014 to Berlin which is widely recognised as the leading centre for media, technology and cutting-edge creative industries.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:35
There is no doubt that online gambling is here to stay and it’s growing at incredible rates. Over the last decade the online gambling industry revenues have increased from just over 7 billion USD to an estimated 37 billion USD in 2013. Global sports bets won and lost alone has gone from almost 24 billion USD in 2004 to over 74 billion USD in 2012.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 08:15
Considering all the different problems associated with the online gambling industry it seems fair to say one of the most controversial issues is the blocking of internet sites.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:04
Ireland is an island that has a history going back to prehistoric times. Ireland is also a divided land with Northern Ireland part of the United Kingdom and the South part of the European Union thus there are two currencies and different opportunities. Policymakers have called for the creation of an "all-island economy" to take advantage of economies of scale and boost competitiveness.
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 09:08
Around the world online gambling has grown and has made inroads into areas where by law it is not permitted. The areas where it is legal, licensed and taxed have created a safe and reliable environment for adults to play for real money.
Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 16:33
Mobile online gambling is growing at light sped and the industry is doing its best to keep up with the latest tech advances and legal decisions.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:38
Currently headquartered in Kuala Lumpur after a considerable amount of time being located in Cheltenham, UK since its founding in 1934 the Badminton World Federation (BWF) is the international governing organization sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee.
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 09:51
Sweden is taking online poker players to task when it comes to reporting their winnings to the tax man. The Swedish tax authority, Skatteverket, is looking for information on poker players who have collected poker gains from offshore gambling sites and haven’t submitted the resulting taxes on those winnings.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:35
The new way of gambling over the internet has some very wealthy individuals up in arms. Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is probably the most outspoken protester who is putting a massive amount of effort and money into killing the very idea of online gambling within the USA.
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 12:11
The sports fan in the United Kingdom has a lot of choices to bet on. The American football National Football League stages its ninth game in England since 2007, when the Oakland Raiders take on the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium. It has been reported that US football league is looking for a permanent home in England.
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 11:08
Playtech has a history of sharp deals that have helped build an empire in the online gambling software industry. Founded in 1999 and headquartered on the Isle of Man the firm provides software for online casinos, poker rooms, bingo gaming, sports betting, scratch games, mobile gaming, live dealer games and fixed-odds arcade games on the internet.
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 09:14
The State of New Jersey has been liberalizing and reforming the gambling industry in the Garden State for the last few years with the addition of regulated online gambling albeit with the exception of sports betting.
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 09:01
Conferences, summits, and expos for online gambling are staged in almost every jurisdiction on the planet. Selecting which event to attend can be an unnerving experience for industry participants so reading the agenda for each is important. In October 2014 there are at least thirteen conferences and summits organized for the various aspects of the online gambling industry.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 13:10
Visibility is one of the key components for the marketing success of online gambling. Exposure is necessary to attract new clients and keep up loyal client aware of deals and bonuses. Competition is fierce in the areas of sports betting and online gambling in general especially in the Italian online gambling arena.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 08:38
Ice hockey has been a mainstay in North America for a long time,well known for its long season which provides ample time to make wagers on teams and players, games and lots of other props.
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 11:34
Canada has been debating for some time now whether to allow offer single event sports betting. The efforts of the Windsor parliamentarian Joe Comartin who introduced the bill C290 in 2012 that would legalize single game wagers looks to have been sidelined by the Canada’s upper house of parliament the Senate.
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 11:00
The online gambling industry depends totally on trust. Trusting that what the consumer is betting on is fair and on the up and up is paramount in keeping the interest in sports and gaming viable. All competitions are closely watched these days by a variety of organizations with crime prevention measures in place to deter those even thinking of corrupting the system.
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 09:13
The online gambling industry has had its share of problems over the years in the United States mostly over allegations of wrong doing by various operators leveled by the Department of Justice. The crackdown on online gambling operators who have skirted the ambiguous laws in America to do business has proved financially lucrative for the US justice system.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 10:31
California native and well known poker player Phillip Dennis "Phil" Ivey Jr., has won ten World Series of Poker bracelets, one World Poker Tour title and appeared at nine World Poker Tour final tables. The thirty eight year old has garnered a reputation in the poker world as a bit of a chameleon with his various nick names and style.