December 2010

Friday, December 31, 2010 - 11:25
<p>The online gambling industry is always seeing changes. Some come as a surprise other changes seem ever so predictable. Only real gambling fans follow the stars of poker with a passion equal to that of students following Indian gurus to the mountains.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 11:32
<p>According to, Offshore IT services provider, Itex will grow 100 percent in capacity in order to accommodate the growing demands from the jurisdiction.<br />The current data storage location at Braye Road, St.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 12:26
<p>In many ways the internet is still backed up by the printed word. The fact that reports printed with real ink on paper are still bought and created is testament to the longevity of a book.
Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 10:34
<p>The efforts in Russia to keep gambling in it’s place out of sight and out of mind have taken on a new and more restrictive attitude recently. <br />Back in 2009 the Russian government decided it would prohibit gambling everywhere except in four far flung regions of the vast country.
Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 11:27
<p>According to a news item on the Black Jack Champ web site a report issued by Price Waterhouse Cooper called ‘Playing to Win’ suggests that the developed nations in the East will eclipse the Western nations in gambling revenues.
Sunday, December 19, 2010 - 11:24
<p>The world of online gambling looks promising and yet challenging in the future and as we approach the end of 2010 it easy to say it was an exciting year. Making connections on the internet has never been easier with technology creating a more colourful, faster, more realistic environment.
Sunday, December 19, 2010 - 12:06
<p>The Poker Players Alliance in the USA is one very big group of poker players and has some serious influence in America’s political spheres when it comes to regulating and legalizing the game. The big issue being the debate as to weather poker is a game of skill or pure chance.
Monday, December 20, 2010 - 13:45
<p>Gibraltar has made a few online gambling operators a bit upset after the jurisdiction announced it would increase taxes for registered companies. Licensing and regulation of online gambling is one of Gibraltar’s main sources of revenue. The Gibraltar Regulatory Authority announced recently that they will be increasing the tax rate on online gambling from 1% to 10% starting next year.
Monday, December 20, 2010 - 14:18
<p>The stock market reacted swiftly with the news that gambling giant Ladbrokes would bid to take over another prominent online gambling operator 888 Holdings. <br />The share price for the 888 Holdings stock rose a massive eighteen percent after it was revealed that the historic English bookmaker Ladbrokes would try to obtain the firm.
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 10:04
<p>The online gambling market in Italy has been expanding at break neck speeds ever since the jurisdiction was liberated a short time ago. The poker market has done very well with Italians flocking to online gambling sites in droves. The new division of Harrah’s Entertainment now known as Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc.
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 11:15
<p>Playlogic tried very hard to keep its head above water but after a litany of factors contributed to it’s demise including overdue payments, loan defaults, and poor cash flow the firm declared itself bankrupt in the Netherlands last July 2010.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 - 11:09
<p>The Weather Lottery plc, has acquired the subsidiary of Devilfish Gaming, Devilfish Poker Ltd, for the reasonable sum of £333,000. <br />The Weather Lottery bills itself as the leading lottery fundraiser in the United Kingdom which helps raise funds for charities, education, sports organizations, and a variety of other institutions.
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - 13:31
<p>We have an entertainment based society that has so many choices these days that its hard to outdo the last gadget or device that just gave you hours of enjoyment. But as the inventors keep on inventing and the designers keep on designing and the artists keep on keeping it all interesting we will keep buying the latest.
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - 13:03
<p>The online gambling company that looks to the Latin America gambling jurisdiction is a forward thinking firm with some certainty that the market will make the effort worth it. <br />The best way to venture into this is to become prepared for the curves in the road to success is to attend the Gaming Executive Summit LatAm in Panama City, Panama February 22-24, 2011.
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - 11:13
<p>The gambling in Finland just got a little better now that Finnish punters have a lot more choice of games to access. Finland’s State operator, RAY, or&nbsp; Finland's Slot Machine Association and the software provider, Playtech have launched a new service in the Nordic country that will offer over one hundred fifty new casino style games to the public.
Thursday, December 2, 2010 - 10:23
<p>The recent opening up of the French online gambling market has created a lot of excitement in the gambling community and so it is good news to hear that Titan Poker has gained a license to operate it’s poker room in the French jurisdiction legally.<br />The country’s regulatory authority for online gaming, (ARJEL), or Autorite De Regulation Des Jeux En Ligne has granted
Thursday, December 2, 2010 - 11:02
<p>It didn’t take very long to see the war begin in earnest between the land based casinos and the cyber based casinos.
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 14:01
<p>Virgin Games has begun to make it look like it has been at the online gambling industry a long time with the constant addition of new slot games and great promotions.
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 14:25
<p>The situation surrounding online gambling in Australia has taken a number of strange twists and turns but nothing compares to the statistics that seem to pop up out of thin air regarding the gambling epidemic that supposedly has Australia in it’s grip. <br />Internet wagering aside from betting on sports and of course the lottery is illegal in the land down under.
Saturday, December 4, 2010 - 11:22
<p>According to a number of information sources Denmark will further delay the opening up of it’s online gambling industry to the world.
Saturday, December 4, 2010 - 11:47
<p>David Yu, Betfair’s Chief Executive Officer, stated that his company will spend the next year working closely with regulators in California to ensure that new laws are clear to consumers and to establish a system that pumps enough revenue into the state and the horseracing industry.
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 12:12
<p>The introduction of the iPad from iconic makers Apple has led to a sort of exclusive “better get one and be up with the latest cultural gadget,” club. It is as if there is an entire sub industry springing up on the web for iPad owners.
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 15:36
<p>It’s not been a easy time for the online gambling industry and not all companies are doing really well. Firms that were once doing very well were stripped bare by the USA prohibitions and some have bounced back with tremendous results others are still recovering slowly but surely.
Monday, December 6, 2010 - 08:39
<p>The situation surrounding the legalization and regulation of online gambling in the USA has come down to getting the issue on the agenda in the Senate.
Monday, December 6, 2010 - 09:17
<p>The English Harbour Group has seen over 5 million downloads since inception in 1997 and is owned and operated by the English Harbour Gaming Ventures.