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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 09:53
The Atlantic Lottery Corporation is owned jointly by the four Atlantic provincial governments, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador. ALC's headquarters are located in Moncton, New Brunswick and all profits are returned by ALC to the provinces for their general funds.
Monday, July 28, 2014 - 10:26
Online poker and online gambling in general is going through the test of fire in the USA as the battle to ban internet betting becomes even more heated. With only three states legally offering online poker and betting for real money there is a good chance there will soon be another jurisdiction to allow for wagering over the internet.
Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 10:02
It was recently announced that social gaming software platform developer and provider ISIS Lab has completed the acquisition of mobile and PC casual games developer Vast Studios. Isis acquired all the outstanding common shares of Vast Studios which is a privately held Ontario corporation established in 2007 with its head office in Toronto Canada.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 09:30
Online gambling websites require punters to sign up which means that registering for the bonuses and free plays usually has a few conditions. Reading the fine print in any agreement is always a prudent thing to do but many people are in a hurry to reap the rewards offered and they don’t take the time to see the writing on the wall.
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 09:47
Atlantic City has seen some tough times before but now the situation is looking dire. Online gambling was supposed to revitalize the casino industry in New Jersey but has failed to do that quick enough to save the casino empire that once flourished.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 09:28
The online gambling laws in Canada clearly make the activity illegal unless the punter is on an approved government operated site. That has not stopped thousands of Canadians placing wagers on web sites hosted in other jurisdictions.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 09:59
In the USA there are only three jurisdictions where if you are within them you can go online and play poker in Nevada or play other casino style games in Delaware and New Jersey for real money. While the Federal government is in the process of debating the legality of online gambling for real money there are states considering the introduction of online gambling legislation.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 10:01
The United States is full of competition in almost every market. Usually the strong ideas survive and the weak ones fall by the way side. To survive in the USA one must tow the political line and act according to the rules. The rules in the USA are made in Congress for the whole country but then there are specific rules for the different jurisdictions.
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 09:25
Just last December a newspaper in the United Kingdom the venerable Guardian, launched an online betting web location that offers sports wagering and the ponies. Gowager is an interactive betting service that allows readers to place a bet from their screen. The commercial arm of the Guardian encouraged subscribers via e mail "to follow a link to an online gambling site, Gowager".
Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 09:54
The controversy that surrounds policy challenges in the European Union have made it difficult for the authors of the proposed rules to get their point across. The European Commission has been trying to get the message out there that there are dangers associated with gambling and online gambling is included that can be avoided.