14 July 2006BETTING AGAINST ONLINE GAMBLING
BUSINESS WEEK online JULY 12, 2006 News Analysis By Catherine Holahan Betting Against Online Gambling U.S. lawmakers stepped up a legal attack against online wagering. If passed, will new rules do much to end the practice? Don’t bet on it Google is entering the online payments arena, turning up the heat on eBay’s PayPal. How likely will you use Google instead of other methods? Online gambling just got riskier.Read full article
14 July 2006Cherry Casino Hand Picks The Best Summer Promotions!
Cherry Casino picks only the ripest promotions for their players, offering a $111 Welcome Bonus of 50% giving you $222 to enjoy the casino games. Next is their iPod Giveaway where Cherry Casino gives away one iPot Nano every week and anyone who plays at least 100 rounds in the casino is entered.Read full article
14 July 2006Regulate, tax online poker and everyone wins
OPINION Our view: Congressional conservatives should recognize the revenue potential Arizona Daily Star www.azstarnet.com Tucson, Arizona | Published: 07.14.2006 Congress is at it again — trying to legislate morality in an effort to energize conservative voters in time for the elections. The Republican leadership in Congress is taking on Internet gambling — specifically online poker. This measure deserves a place on the scrapheap of misguided bills.Read full article
14 July 2006BINGOGALA PLAYER 'PJEM' WINS $26,210.72 ON PROGRESSIVE BINGO JACKPOT!
BingoGala’s latest jackpot winner probably won the largest jackpot ever won at BingoGala too, and you know they have to be excited about that! pjem won an awesome $28,210.72 on BingoGala’s progressive bingo jackpot on July 12th! Congratulations pjem!Read full article
14 July 2006$1000 MYSTERY BONUS AT WINWARD CASINO!
Winward Casino has brought one of their most popular promotions back for the weekend! Mystery Bonus Weekend starts Friday, July 14th and runs through Sunday, July 16th at Winward Casino! Every time you deposit $100 or more at Winward, send an email to Mario at Mario@winwardcasino.com and he’ll draw a mystery bonus anywhere between $10 – $1000! And that’s for every $100 deposit you make! The bonuses will be drawn and credited on Monday July 17th.Read full article
14 July 2006HOT NEW SIGN-UP BONUS AT BREAKAWAY AND SCI-FI CASINOS
Breakaway Csino and Sci-Fi Casino has fired up a new signup bonus and it is HOT! Receive a 200% deposit bonus up to $400 Free! Just deposit any amount from $20 – $200 and the bonus amount will automatically be credited to your account. There is a minimum deposit of $20 required and wagering requirements apply so be sure to check the terms and conditions.Read full article
14 July 2006PartyGammon.com to Stage First Ever US$1 Million Backgammon Tournament
The First PartyGammon.com Million Will Draw 128 Competitors to The Bahamas, Half Qualifying Online-Event to be Filmed for Worldwide Television GIBRALTAR, July 10 /PRNewswire/ — Offering the largest guaranteed prize pool in the history of backgammon, PartyGammon.com today announced that it will stage the PartyGammon.com Million at the famous Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in The Bahamas, on January 21st-25th , 2007.Read full article
14 July 2006GSN's Coverage of the WORLDWIDE WEB GAMES(TM) Championship to Be Produced by Base Camp Films
PASADENA, Calif., July 11 /PRNewswire/ — GSN, the network for games, has tapped Base Camp Films, one of the most sought-after production houses, to produce its coverage of the first-ever WORLDWIDE WEB GAMES(TM) Championship. The hour special is slated to air on GSN in December.Base Camp Films is co-owned by director/producer Brady Connell and producer Jim Jusko. Two-time Emmy winner Connell has played integral roles in such television projects as “Survivor,” “Eco-Challenge” and “The Amazing Race.Read full article
14 July 2006WPT Enterprises Concludes Agreement With CyberArts for Technology to Re-Launch Online Business
Tuesday June 27, 9:10 am ET LOS ANGELES, June 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — WPT Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: WPTE – News) today announced that it has reached an agreement with CyberArts — a Silicon Valley company that has developed one of the world’s most advanced online software solutions for poker — to provide technology and software for re-launching WPTE’s online gaming business.Read full article
14 July 2006BETFRED POKER'S MILLION MANIA MAIN EVENT JULY 16TH
Betfred’s Million Mania Main Event starts this Sunday 16th July at 16:00 EST with the first prize being $300,000! You can play in the Friday Semi Final or buy in directly to the tournament on Sunday to put you on your way to winning $1,000,000!! Either way, Betfred Poker can make you the newest person to join the ‘Millionaire’s List’!!Read full article
14 July 2006DreamPoker Sponsors $50,000 Progressive Freeroll in July!
It’s big, it’s progressive, its free and it’s being held July 16th! It’s DreamPoker’s $50,000 Progressive Freeroll on the 16th July 2006 and its open to all players! No, you’re not dreaming, DreamPoker is also putting a Ferrari F430 Modena up for grabs at the final table! A progressive freeroll is just like a progressive slots machine. Put one coin in and it’s a ‘One-Line’ payout, put two in and you’re upping the ante.Read full article
14 July 2006Win A Seat To World Speed Championship and CelebPoker Will Pick Up The Bill!
Let CelebPoker send you to the prestigious £2,000 World Speed Championship event in London, England! The tournament will be held at Riverside Studios in London and the prize package of $5,000 includs entry to the tournament and approximately $1200 in hotel/accomodations money. Sit next to celebrities and professional poker players and compete for a slice of the total prize pool of about £72,000 at this televised event!Read full article
14 July 2006Catch That Third Ace and Win Cash!
For 12 hours at Hollywood Poker on July 17th if you catch pocket aces and a third on the board you could win up to $100! Just take a seat in any Texas Hold’em cash game on Monday July 17th between the times of 2pm and 2am EST. All fixed limit, pot limit and no limit Texas Hold’em games are eligible to win a prize, equal to 10 times the big blind to a maximum payout of $100 per player, per hand.Read full article
14 July 2006Cruise To Golden Reef And Play In New Cash 'n Car Competition
Thousands of dollars in prizes are up for grabs in the Cash ‘n Car Competition at Challenge Casino, Golden Reef Casino, Music Hall Casino, Nostalgia, and UK Casino Club. Plus bonus prizes will be awarded randomly every day of the competition. To win your share, first make a note of these dates: 26th July – Round 1 $1,000 Prize Draw 23rd August – Round 2 $1,000 Prize Draw 20th September – Round 3 $1,000 Prize Draw 21st September – Grand Prize Car Draw.Read full article
14 July 2006WSOP TO DEAL WITH MONKEY BUSINESS
It’s been reported that PokerShare is going to enter a chimpanzee named Mikey into the 2006 WSOP in August. It’s also said he plays a mean hand of poker. Of course, it could just be a case of ‘monkey see, monkey do’ but with the huge number of poker players participating in the WSOP, the monkey will be seeing some of the best players on the planet. PokerShare may be bringing Mikey’s agent with him as well since they’re related.Read full article
14 July 2006PartyBingo Proving Change Can Be A Good Thing
PartyBingo is changing for the better! Over the next few weeks Party Bingo will be adding and improving to give their players the best online bingo experience possible. Look for bigger guaranteed pots all day, exciting new jackpots, a brand new bingo room, new card limits for fairer games, and new low cost entry for their popular game Bingo Royale But that’s not the most exciting change! PartyBingo.Read full article
14 July 2006ULTIMATEBET UPS THE ANTE WITH NEW SIGNUP BONUS
UltimateBet has raised the stakes by increasing their signup deposit bonus to 100% up to $650; this is HUGE! But you gotta be quick! UltimateBet has added new promotions to their calendar too. Take advantage of their Tournament Dollars, $200,000 Guaranteed Sundays, The Million Dollar Freeroll and Aruba Pro to name just a few. Get all the information at UltimateBet and sign up today, that seat at the 2006 Ultimate Poker Classic in Aruba could have your name on it!Read full article
14 July 2006Leisure and Gaming Outlines Its Commitment to Affiliate Marketing
Message from Leisure and Gaming PLC (L&G) Leisure and Gaming PLC (L&G) is the publicly traded holding company for established gaming brands worldwide, and has set out to be a leading industry consolidator. With the one year anniversary of the company’s float on the London Stock Exchange on June 28, 2006, the accomplishments achieved in the first twelve months have raised the bar for the rest of the industry. L&G acquired the VIP group of brands in June 2005 (and the VIP.Read full article
14 July 2006Bodog Poker Pro David Williams Wins World Series of Poker Bracelet
Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 12, 2006 — Team Bodog pro David Williams, the 26-year-old Texan who rocketed into stardom two years ago with his memorable runner-up finish at the 2004 World Series of Poker, has captured his first bracelet in poker’s showcase event. Williams bested a field of 478 players to take the top prize in Event No. 10 of the 2006 World Series of Poker, the $1,500 Seven-Card Stud tournament. He earned $163,118 for the win.Read full article
12 July 2006Playtech Software launches a New Casino - "OnlineCasino.com"
Playtech software has launched another casino today called Online Casino. Games and Casino has added a complete casino review for Online Casino. Playtech celebrates the launch of their newly added casino by offering an unheard of 300% new player bonus offer by signing up through the following; Online Casino 300% Bonus Match Offer. Want to see and play at more new casinos that have just been launched.Read full article
12 July 2006HOUSE VOTES TO REIN IN ONLINE GAMBLING
By NANCY ZUCKERBROD, Associated Press Writer Tue Jul 11, 6:25 PM ET WASHINGTON – The House voted Tuesday to forbid the use of credit cards to settle online bets, an effort to halt mushrooming interest in Internet gambling. Opponents said it wouldn’t work and decried exceptions for state-run lotteries and a horse racing industry that has powerful patrons in Congress The vote was 317-93. “The House has acted very strongly on this measure,” said Rep.Read full article
12 July 2006CASINO PROFIT SHARE GROUP NOW ECOGRA CERTIFIED!
Casino Profit Share announced this week that their group of casinos and poker rooms (Challenge, Golden Reef, IBig, Music Hall, Nostalgia, UK Casino Club and Poker Metro) are now eCOGRA Certified. This means every casino has passed stringent regulations enforced by eCOGRA to ensure the player receives a fair and hoset gaming experience at every casino in their group. Congratulations Casino Profit Share!Read full article
12 July 2006EVEREST POKER TOURNAMENTS ARE HOT HOT HOT!
Sit in the hot seat at Everest Poker with their daily satellites, playing for the first two events on the European Poker Tour, the Barcelona Open and the EPT London: $5+.50 Rebuy, $11+1, $33+3. The Direct Entry Satellite for the Barcelona Open is on August 19, and the Direct Entry Satellite for the EPT London is on August 26.Read full article
10 July 2006Online gambling booms as laws try to catch up
By Todd Milbourn — Bee Staff Writer Sacramento Bee Published 12:01 am PDT Sunday, July 9, 2006 Sonny Mohammadzadeh approaches online poker with scholarly seriousness. The UC Davis graduate student and mathematician doesn’t play when he’s tired or upset. He seeks out sites with weaker players. And he keeps meticulous records so he can improve his game and track his winnings.Read full article
10 July 2006GamesandCasino Has Exclusive Casino King Offer
Here’s the deal. New Accounts at Casino King opened through this Games and Casino link get $30 free, no deposit is required! Then you get a total of $300 in bonus cash over your first two deposits at Casino King! And if that wasn’t enough, you’ll be entered in a Raffle where $250, $500, $750 and $1000 is up for grabs! That’s a total of $2500 to be won by someone, it might as well be you!! This is an exclusive deal brought to you by Games and Casino and Casino King!Read full article
10 July 2006BINGOGALA'S PROGRESSIVE BINGO JACKPOT HITS $24,626.69
Not only does BingoGala have a healthy progressive jackpot of $24,626.69 just waiting to be won by a lucky BingoGala player (and BingoGala adds $1000 to the pot each and every day in July) they have also gone all out to provide a Spectacular July Lineup!Read full article
09 July 2006Bodog.com Appearing Nightly On McCarran Billboard in Las Vegas
Online gaming giant Bodog lands on McCarran billboard in Las Vegas. Online poker, online casino games, horse betting and sports betting all at Bodog.com. (PRWEB) July 6, 2006 — Bodog.com, a global leader in online gaming and digital entertainment, announced today its new billboard in Las Vegas at 5492 Paradise Road. Reading, “Training Casino Players All Over the World to Come to Vegas” the ad has been turning heads near McCarran airport since Saturday July 1st.Read full article
08 July 2006Custom Orange County Choppers Giveaway at BelleRock Casinos: River Belle, The Gaming Club, Lucky Nugget and Jackpot City
GIBRALTAR – July 10, 2006 – For the month of July, players on the leading online casinos and poker rooms of Belle Rock Entertainment will have the chance to win a custom designed motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, valued at $50,000. There is a catch however, seven keys will be given out, but only one will start the ignition to the bike.Read full article
08 July 2006CelebPoker Wants You to Take Out Brian McFAdden!
CelebPoker has placed a bounty on Brian McFadden’s head in their new multi-table tournament “$200 KO B McFadden” where you can win a cool $200 bonus on top of your prize winnings! All you have to do is knock Brian McFadden from the tournament. The tournament takes place at CelebPoker on 13th July at 19:00 GMT.Read full article