June 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014 - 11:11
Sheldon Adelson’s  vehement anti online gambling stance has been gaining momentum in the USA and now the Las Vegas Sands gambling group is suing the owners of 35 web domains for alleged trademark and  reputational violations, filing federal lawsuits recently in the United States District Court for the District Of Nevada.
Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 09:56
Portugal formally exited its eurozone bailout recently after three years of painful austerity that was the condition for it to receive 78bn euro in loan guarantees from the European Union and International Monetary Fund. To mark the date, the right-of-centre government called an extraordinary cabinet meeting whose single agenda item was the approval of a medium-term economic strategy.
Sunday, June 15, 2014 - 11:30
The very idea of gambling online is to have some fun taking a chance. That being said there is a great deal of money floating around the planet these days that governments acquire from the taxes and licensing fees allowing companies to sell wagering products over the internet.
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 10:27
The Belgian Gaming Commission’s open letter to the next government of the country requests for further restriction of the gaming industry and for a tightening of the legal framework has been the cause of distress among current government leaders. The already strictly regulated gambling industry in Belgium should be further limited, says the Belgian Gaming Commission.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 10:06
The gambling industry globally has many diverse situations where in some jurisdictions gambling is still not a legal pastime while in other places it has been regulated and become acceptable.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 10:45
Antigua and Barbuda are still working on issues relating to the shredding of their online gambling industry by the USA in 2006. The World Trade Organization concluded a long time ago that the States violated the trade agreement with the tiny island nation regarding e commerce.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 10:46
The crunch is coming in the United Kingdom for operators of online casinos and poker rooms. The government will impose new tax rules to those who offer their gambling services to anyone in the United Kingdom. The U.K. gambling commission is stopping up the gaps in the online gambling industry by requiring all operators to be licensed in the jurisdiction and pay a point of consumption levy.
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 09:02
Atari is a corporate and brand name owned by several entities since its inception in 1972, currently by Atari Interactive, a subsidiary of the French publisher Atari, SA. Atari, one of the world's most recognized publishers and producers of video game entertainment, recently revealed its new strategy as an interactive entertainment production company.
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 12:03
The internet boasts thousands if not millions of games that can be played almost anywhere at any time for free or for real or virtual money. Realistic Games is a group of passionate individuals that have come together to create high quality content for some of the world's leading online gaming operators.
Sunday, June 22, 2014 - 14:25
Betway Limited is licensed by the Lotteries and Gaming Authority of Malta and it powers one the most iconic casino enterprises in the United Kingdom. The Hippodrome Online Casino boasts a rich and exciting history. Since it opened in 1900 designed by renowned architect Frank Matcham, the Hippodrome has had the distinction of being innovative and stylish.
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 08:56
A recent episode of the iconic animated show the Simpsons depicted Homer Simpson acting as a referee for the FIFA World Cup football tournament.  In the episode he is approached by a gang of bad guys that try to give Homer a million dollars if he calls a foul and lets Brazil win the game.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 09:50
New Jersey has been pushing the norm since it began to offer online gambling to punters who are located in the Garden State. June 23 2014 brought more problems to the state regarding its insistence that it should be legal to provide betting on sporting events in New Jersey.
Friday, June 13, 2014 - 09:08
It comes as a big surprise to hear that Amaya Gaming from Montreal Canada has acquired the largest online poker room in the world, Poker Stars. The Isle of Man-based business, operating as the Rational Group Ltd., agreed recently to be acquired by Canada’s Amaya Gaming Group Inc. for an estimated $4.9 billion dollars. Mark Scheinberg, whose father is under indictment in the U.S.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 09:24
The world of the internet and online gambling is ripe for cyber attack as was recently witnessed by Cloud-based security service Incapsula. The attack designed to blackmail gaming providers was experienced by Incapsula which the firm says is becoming more common.
Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 09:57
The coming era for the online gambling industry is mobile for that matter just about everything will migrate to mobile in the future. It is already visible in many jurisdictions with the addition of HTML5 games that offer real money betting while on the move.
Monday, June 2, 2014 - 10:21
Online poker in the USA is going through big changes with some states deciding to regulate and offer licenses to operate internet poker wit state limits. Online poker is already legal in Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey with many other US jurisdictions considering the move to regulate. Progress on a federal bill to legalize online poker  has been dreadfully slow.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 08:23
The Football League is a league competition featuring professional men's association football clubs from England and Wales. Founded in 1888, it is the oldest such competition in the world of football. It was the top-level football league in England from its foundation in the 19th century until 1992, when the top 22 clubs split away to form the Premier League.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 09:41
Punters the world over are gearing up for the 2014 FIFA World Cup competition about to commence in Brazil. Even in places where online gambling is illegal those who love to gamble are doing their best to find reputable bookies that they feel confident won’t run off with their winnings.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 12:55
The brains behind the Intabill money processing firm that ran into trouble with the law in the USA has escaped a lengthy prison term in America. Daniel Tzvetkoff, who is now 31, pleaded guilty to one conspiracy count and one count of operating an illegal gambling business in August 2010. He was arrested by US authorities in a Las Vegas casino in the same year.
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 09:35
The word innovation pops up a great deal in the virtual world of online gambling. Innovation is taking something that is ordinary and turning it into something special. The Steve Jobs approach delves into a passion for good design and quality that holds no bars when it comes to a creating a product.
Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 10:05
Decisions are on hold for the time being regarding the legality of offering online sports betting in the Garden State of New Jersey USA. Nevada's single-game sports betting monopoly is being challenged by New Jersey in a court battle that may continue well into 2015.
Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 11:23
The Hong Kong Jockey Club is one of the oldest institutions in Hong Kong, founded in 1884 to promote horse racing. It was granted Royal Charter and renamed to "The Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club" in 1959. The HKJC has a monopoly on legal sports betting in the special administrative region of China.
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 10:01
 The internet is awash with rumor, speculation and wrong information regarding the next-generation iPhone handset. Not many details have been revealed about the iPhone 6, but there have been suggestions that the latest smartphone from Apple is going to be a good choice for the online gambler on the move.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 15:19
Fairness has always been the hallmark of a regulated online gambling system because regulation attempts to keep the lid on the corruption that is possible in many aspects of a business. Pure ethics sometimes doesn’t have a chance in the competitive business of online gambling but the gambling consumer expects nothing less.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 09:51
Fantasy sports betting online has become bigger than most people ever imagined. The restrictions on regular online sports betting in the USA are great with only three States allowing for real money wagering. Fantasy sports fills the gap letting those who want to spend the time sorting through to teams and players and investing in a probable outcome.