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  • 13 January 2007

    Israel Holds Victor Chandler CEO Several Hours In Online Gambling Crackdown

    TIMES ONLINE Dominic Walsh The chief executive of Victor Chandler International (VCI), the online bookmaker, has been detained by the Israeli authorities in the latest crackdown on the internet gambling industry. Michael Carlton is understood to have spent two hours helping the authorities with their inquiries before being released and allowed to return via London to the company’s headquarters in Gibraltar.

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  • 11 January 2007

    New Slots Reviews

    We have posted some new slots reviews: Rival Gaming has 2 new slots Cleopatra’s Coins Winter Wonders Vegas Technologies has released Money Shot Read all about them on our New Slots

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  • 11 January 2007

    ONLINE POKER ROOM PARBET.COM SOLD TO CRYPTOLOGIC

    CryptoLogic enters the acquisition market by agreeing to buy the poker brand and assets of Parbet.com, a Scandanavian based online poker room. The deal will be brokered using WagerLogic, a division of CryptoLogic, whereby $9 million euro will be paid for Parbet brand and assets and an additional amount no greater than $4 million euro upon improved performance of assets after 6 months. CryptoLogic projects this action will add approximately $2 million to this year’s earnings.

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  • 11 January 2007

    Free Bingo At Spectra Bingo Pays Off In A Big Way!

    Denise M. thought she’d give online bingo a try so her first stop was Games and Casino to view a list of the best online bingo halls. She chose Spectra Bingo to start her online bingo experience and as it turned out, it was a most excellent choice! Using Spectra Bingo’s £1 gift, she purchased 10 tickets (10p per ticket) and was thrilled when she won £26 (shared with another player). With her winnings, she bought another ticket, and won another £27!

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  • 11 January 2007

    Paradise Poker Hosts $50,000 CAD King of Canada Poker Tournament

    Will the first owner of the Crown for the Paradise Poker King of Canada Poker Tournament please step up and have a seat! Paradise Poker is in search of the best player in Canada and will crown him or her KING OF CANADA with a $50,000 prize. This first-ever exclusively Canadian poker tournament kicks off with daily freerolls at ParadisePoker.com on January 8th and concludes with an online main event on April 15, 2007.

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  • 11 January 2007

    Paradise Poker Looking for $50,000 CAD Poker King of Canada

    Daily freerolls begin Jan. 8, first place finish guarantees $50,000 TORONTO, Jan. 9 /CNW/ – Canada is a hotbed of great poker players and Paradise Poker is in search of the best one to crown him or her KING OF CANADA with a $50,000 prize. This first-ever exclusively Canadian poker tournament kicks off with daily freerolls at ParadisePoker.com on January 8th and concludes with an online main event on April 15, 2007.

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  • 10 January 2007

    8 new Rules for playing bingo

    8 more Rules for playing bingo have been added to our Online Bingo page.

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  • 08 January 2007

    Reported Turkish Legislation Will Censor Online Gambling

    As recorded by various sources, the Turkish newspaper Yeni Safak reports that new legislation has been introduced by Turkish authorities directed at censoring what was described as ‘indecent broadcasting and online gambling’.

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  • 08 January 2007

    Online Poker Pioneer Increases Shareholdings In Spite Of Slump

    TIMES ONLINE Empire Online has had a torrid time along with the rest of the online-gaming sector following the passing of legislation in America that has in effect banned internet gambling. Last year’s reversal triggered the departure of non-executive chairman Leonard Steinberg, and halted the group’s US business, which it said will have a “material” impact on future earnings.

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  • 08 January 2007

    SuperSlots Bingo and Bingo for Money Reviews Added

    We have added 2 more online bingo hall reviews and rules for playing bingo at these bingo halls to our Online Bingo page: SuperSlots Bingo Review  Rules for playing at SuperSlots Bingo Bingo for Money bingo review rules for playing at Bingo for Money

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  • 07 January 2007

    Rules for Playing bingo

    We have been adding Rules for playing bingo at your favorite online bingo halls. Check out rules for playing at Bingo Entertainment. Rules for playing at Parlay bingo halls. That’s not all……check out the whole new online bingo page we have added a couple of new bingo halls, with reviews, and rules. Online Bingo Halls reviews and bingo rules.

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  • 07 January 2007

    JACKPOTJOY OWNERS CONSIDERING £200m TAKEOVER BID

    TIMES ONLINE – THE SUNDAY TIMES January 7, 2007 Matthew Goodman THE company that owns the Jackpotjoy online gaming site is in talks with an American casino group about a possible £200m takeover. A deal would create fortunes for Gamesys’s three founders, who own about two-thirds of the company, and would bring huge windfalls for the firm’s 51 staff, who own most of the rest of the business.

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  • 06 January 2007

    Casino Coins Added To List of Casino Affiliate Programs With Predatory Terms and Conditions

    Affiliate Guard Dog is a newly established site developed and designed to monitor existing terms and conditions of affiliate programs and identify any clauses that would be deemed ‘predatory’ to the affiliate. Affiliate Guard Dog also monitors casino programs for any changes made to existing terms and conditions and alerts the affiliates of these changes. While some changes are just housekeeping, others change the entire program and relationship between the program and affiliate.

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  • 06 January 2007

    Perspectives Weekly for January 5th 2007

    Perspectives Weekly – January 5th, 2007 is out for viewing. Produced by APCW, Perspectives Weekly is always a highly entertaining and informative weekly video of what’s happening in the world of online gaming. This week J Todd discusses legalized online gambling in New York and PartyGaming. Best viewed with broadband or DSL.

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  • 06 January 2007

    Progressive Jackpot Slots Winner Scores $1,745,475 on King Cashalot

    $1,745,475 Progressive Jackpot Hit on New Years Eve at Captain Cooks Casino Captain Cooks Casino, a flagship member of the Casino Rewards group http://www.casinorewards.com has done it again with the largest USD progressive jackpot ever won. Captain Cooks Casino is proud to announce one lucky player collected a whopping $1,745,475.28 from the popular progressive slot game King Cashalot on New Years Eve. What a way to kick off the New Year!!!

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  • 31 December 2006

    ARTICLES REPORT ONLINE GAMBLING FIRMS IN 'RECOVERY'

    THE REGISTER By Burke Hansen in San Francisco Friday 29th December 2006 12:01 GMT House of Cards – A recovery in the online gaming economy act is gaining traction, according to several reports. The passage of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act by the US left a swath of economic misery in its wake, but efforts by the major players in the industry to refocus their energies on Europe and Asia are starting to pay dividends. Both Sportingbet.com and Partygaming.

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  • 29 December 2006

    RECAP OF EVENTS THAT COST ONLINE GAMBLING INVESTORS BILLIONS

    THE BIRMINGHAM POST Dec 29 2006 Investors who gambled on the online gaming sector this year lost billions after the US effectively outlawed internet betting. Law-makers in Washington called “no more bets” when they forced through the controversial Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act on the back of an unrelated Bill enhancing port security. It came after two British gaming executives were arrested on American soil as the US raised the stakes against the industry.

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  • 29 December 2006

    PARTYGAMING DEALING IN ONLINE GAMBLING PROPERTY

    THE TELEGRAPH (www.telegraph.co.uk) By Richard Blackden Last Updated: 6:38pm GMT 29/12/2006 Troubled Internet gambling group PartyGaming says the acquisition of assets from smaller rival Empire Online for about $66m will immediately lift profit next year. In the first round of consolidation in the industry, PartyGaming is buying several assets from Empire, including NoblePoker.com, EnterCasino.com and Carnivalcasino.com.

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  • 29 December 2006

    PARTYGAMING WHEELING AND DEALING IN ONLINE GAMBLING FUTURE

    GUARDIAN UNLIMITED Julia Kollewe Friday December 29, 2006 Guardian Unlimited PartyGaming today snapped up the gambling assets of its smaller rivals Empire Online and Intercontinental Online Gaming for $66.3m (£33.7m) in shares. The acquisitions will add Empire’s Noble Poker and Club Dice casino websites to PartyGaming’s stable, as well as Intercontinental’s Fair Poker, Magic Box Casino and Miss Bingo sites.

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  • 28 December 2006

    ONLINE GAMBLING'S PARTYGAMING ACQUIRES EMPIRE'S ONLINE ASSETS

    THE GUARDIAN Jane Martinson and Simon Bowers Thursday December 28, 2006 PartyGaming is to acquire the gaming assets belonging to its smaller rival Empire Online in a deal that could be announced as early as today. It is expected to be the first in a flurry of deals in the internet gambling sector in the wake of US anti-gambling legislation passed in October. The acquisition, which is understood to value Empire’s gaming assets at between $30m and $40m (£15.3m-£20.

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  • 27 December 2006

    Gambling Federation (G-Fed) Slots Reviews

    Games and Casino brings you Gambling Federation Slots reviews. You will be able to find any G-fed slots to date with our extensive list of online slots. G-Fed accepts all US players so make sure to go take a spin and see if you can hit it big.

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  • 22 December 2006

    New Slots for December

    The New Slots page has been updated with the most recent new slots reviews. Microgaming release 5 new slots early this month but we now have reviews!

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  • 22 December 2006

    AFFILIATE GUARD DOG TRACKS CHANGES IN AFFILIATE PROGRAM TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    There’s a new dog in town. Affiliate Guard Dog is now up and running with a main purpose of tracking the Terms and Conditions of affiliate programs. Affiliate Guard Dog’s goal is “to aid affiliates in tracking the Terms and Conditions (T&C’s) at the time of signup and throughout the lifetime of the Affiliate Program. We are starting in the Casino industry which has seen a lot of retroactive T&C changes in the recent months.

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  • 22 December 2006

    HARRAH'S ENTERTAINMENT SAYS OK TO BUYOUT BID

    USA TODAY Updated 12/19/2006 5:31 PM By Ryan Nakashima, Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Harrah’s Entertainment (HET), the world’s largest casino company, said Tuesday that its board has accepted a $17.1 billion buyout offer from two private equity groups. The agreement with Apollo Management Group and Texas Pacific Group for $90 per share includes the assumption of $10.7 billion in debt, and is the largest deal ever to take a publicly held casino company private.

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  • 22 December 2006

    Bugsys Club Review

    Want to learn to play poker? Come learn at Bugsys Club and drop a few chips while your there. Don’t forgot to take advantage of the 100% sign up bonus.

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  • 22 December 2006

    Jungle Poker Review

    Jungle Poker swings your way with all the comforts of your very own home. Come and enjoy 100% sign up bonus.

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  • 21 December 2006

    Golden Online Casino Review

    Using Vegas Technologies software, Golden Casino brings over 80 online games to your fingertips. All first time players can recieve up to $555 free with sign up bonus.

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  • 21 December 2006

    Spectra Online Casino Review

    Spectra Casino hits the online gambling scene offering a 100% matching bonus for your $100 deposit per month. Spectra also offers a bonus of up to $350 free for first time players.

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  • 20 December 2006

    De Nouvelles Revues de Casinos en Français

    Nous avons ajouté à Games and Casinos une collection de casinos français. Ces revues de casinos, présentées en français, ont été sélectionnées pour la fiabilité et l’excellent fonctionnement de leur logiciel.

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