January 2012

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 10:46
<p>It is illegal to offer online casino games in the South African jurisdiction but online sports betting is accepted. The wagering on sports in South Africa gives clubs and leagues much needed revenues to continue playing.
Sunday, January 8, 2012 - 10:57
<p>The mobile online casino is still developing but has come along way since the inception of smartphone technology. The idea of putting a casino on your phone and being able to play your favourite game just about anywhere was just an idea not that long ago.
Sunday, January 8, 2012 - 11:40
<p>The progress in the European jurisdiction for the liberalization of online gambling rules has been slow but steady. Spain has delayed the introduction of legal online gambling but only for a short while.
Monday, January 9, 2012 - 10:35
<p>Horse racing is suffering from a lack of funds in many parts of the world and the situation for the sport of kings is becoming critical. The race tracks are aging and the cost of maintaining the current status quo for owners and breeders is under stress.
Monday, January 9, 2012 - 11:05
<p>The Ongame Network exited the American jurisdiction back in 2006 when the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act came about.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 11:18
<p>Online gambling has been legal in the United Kingdom for a long time now and has seen the industry grow in spades. The income generated by allowing online gambling and issuing licenses and gaining taxes from the past time has always been on the plus side and without too many problems the application has run smoothly.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 12:32
<p>South Africa took its time deciding whether to legalize online gambling or to prohibit the past time and try to police it. The government did decide to ban it last year making online gambling from within the country illegal.&nbsp; The edict has not stopped several offshore firms from offering online gambling services to South African punters.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 10:08
<p>The BRIC countries of the world, that’s Brazil, Russia, India and China are gaining a middle class with a disposable income at a fast pace. The gambling public in those countries have never had the wealth they have now and it seems certain that at least in a few of those emerging nations gambling will turn big profits for online operators and the government.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 11:11
<p>Nevada USA is the well known gambling state, home to the Las Vegas mecca that is surely one of the great gambling capitals of the world. Nevada is on the money as far as internet poker is concerned and has authorized a set of regulations for online poker in the state.
Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 10:22
<p>Leander Games from Argentina and Swedish online gambling operator Betsson have signed an agreement that sees Leander, a leading games software provider and developer give Betsson four new casino slot games.
Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 10:54
<p>Having the online betting operators on the watch for illegal betting on the Olympics gives punters some confidence that their bets are not being corrupted by unscrupulous scammers.
Friday, January 13, 2012 - 12:43
<p>Gambling is for adults that can see the difference between pure escape and the actuality of feeding your family or paying the bills. The argument, according to some detractors of gambling is that the lure to play is too heavy with TV advertizing etc.
Saturday, January 7, 2012 - 12:31
<p>Bet365 has grown from a trailer in a parking lot in England to becoming the largest online gambling operator in the United Kingdom. It is not surprising that the firm has hired over 300 people in the last year.
Saturday, January 7, 2012 - 11:38
<p>In the online gambling industry knowledge is power and having the right information is paramount to having a successful business. Research sometimes returns results that are not all that useful to the business that needs facts and not just opinion. Research can be slanted and skewed to one side of an issue thus failing to be balanced and complete.
Sunday, January 1, 2012 - 12:02
<p>Online poker has been the mainstay of many internet gambling operators and has received a great deal of press since it was first introduced to players not that long ago. Poker is big bucks for some and is a social event for many who enjoy the past time.
Monday, January 2, 2012 - 10:45
<p>The senior International Olympic Committee member in Australia Kevan Gosper told reporters recently that in his opinion illegal wagering on sports could pose a more serious threat to the integrity of international sports than illegal use of banned substances.
Monday, January 2, 2012 - 11:38
<p>Attending conferences on gambling can be a full time job for people who want to stay on top of the latest developments in the industry. Traveling the world and keeping up with the newest and most advanced ideas in the field could even be exciting but choosing which conferences will be most beneficial would be the real challenge.
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 10:52
<p>In the USA the race is on for the pole position to become the first out of the gate to legalize online gambling.&nbsp; After the Department of Justice’s Christmas gift to the gambling public in America clarifying the Wire Act pointing out that betting via the internet is only illegal for wagering on sports the gloves are off and the States are working hard to get online gambling le
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 11:57
<p>The long protracted debate in Belgium regarding the fate of their gambling industry has come to some resolve recently with the government announcement that three online poker sites will be made available to the Belgium people. The Belgian Gaming Commission recently announced that it has given its blessing to only three online poker rooms.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 08:38
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Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 13:40
<p>There are few times of the year when one can say ICE is hot and on January 24th to the 26th there is no doubt that the Earls Court venue in London is indeed the hottest place to be.
Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 11:26
<p>Co-Editor of Gambling, Space, and Time: Shifting Boundaries and Cultures Pauliina Raento is research director at the Finnish Foundation for Gaming Research, professor of human geography at the University of Helsinki, and associate editor of Political Geography.
Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 11:57
<p>The long awaited decision from the gambling State of Nevada has finally been made. The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved its regulatory framework for online poker.
Friday, January 6, 2012 - 10:52
<p>The legalized American online gambling market is still far from a done deal but online gambling operators are making plans to be ready for the eventuality now and with a vengeance.
Friday, January 6, 2012 - 11:35
<p>Online gambling entrepreneurs such as Calvin Ayre have been predicting that the next big market for online gambling to expand is not really in America but in Asia.