24 May 2010The Great Debate: How To Tax Online Casinos?
If nothing else, the debate over whether or not to regulating online gambling, has a new, somewhat hurried, question. That question has changed from “do we really want this?” to “how can we best do this and get the greatest windfall?”. To get there from here is going to be testy. On Wednesday, the House Ways and Means Committee heard evidence, pro and con, on how to raise money from online gambling.Read full article
24 May 2010Play Freaky Wild West Slots at Bodog Casino!
Not long ago Bodog Casino launched two new games, their exclusive Freaky Wild West slots and a Casino Hold’em poker table game. The Freaky Wild West video slot is said to be a 3D game and is rightly so during winning combinations. The characters seem to have a life of their own as animations float across the reels during a win. We cannot show you the 3D animations at this time, but we do have a complete Freaky Wild West slot review you can read.Read full article
22 May 2010US Land Based Casinos and Foreign Online Casino Operators Getting Friendly?
Foreign online casino operators, the historic enemy of the US land based casinos, are getting all friendly like towards the US casinos. The new turn of attitudes is likely based on the billions of dollars up for grabs if and when the US legalizes and regulates online gambling. When the licenses go up for grabs, it will be beneficial for the foreign operators to have alliances in place with land based casinos in the US.Read full article
22 May 2010Bingo Gala Promotions
If you are looking for a place to play bingo that really goes all out for their players, then Bingo Gala is the place to be! They are always thinking up new ways to make winners, and the players love it. Here is some of what is going on right now at Gala. Party Dimes: Play for a dime a card every day at 12am – 1am, 4pm -5pm, and 7pm – 8pm EST. These have a minimum prize of $25 along with a dime progressive pot. This was hit on April 14th and is already back up to over $2000!!Read full article
22 May 2010Bodog Casino Jackpot Piñatas Winner Gets $634,000
Ever been told by friends or love ones that you will never win big in online slots, it can’t happen, you’re wasting your time or whatever other reason they can thank of. That’s what Linda from Indiana was told time and time again.Linda proved that it is possible to hit a online slot jackpot and a big one! Linda was playing the Jackpot Piñatas slot machine at Bodog Casino when she happened to be at the right place at the right time hitting it for $634,000.35.Read full article
21 May 2010Congressman Joseph Abruzzo to Provide Keynote at iGaming Super Show
Over 2,500 delegates from the global online gambling industry are expected to attend the iGaming Super Show. Though relatively new show to the industry, it has a simple goal, “to create a comprehensive show for what has become an established global industry.” The show is expected to include conference streams, numerous networking events and over 100 stands making it one of the biggest exhibitions the industry. All of this will be completely free everyone planning to attend the event.Read full article
21 May 2010Oregon Rep. Changes Stand On Online Gambling
Oregon Representative Earl Blumenauer issued a statement after Wednesday’s Ways and Means Committee hearing on Jim McDermott’s bill, stating that he was wrong to oppose online gambling and that he had learned that it was hypocritical to oppose it. He also cited the continual need for good sources of revenue. He said he no longer wished to restrict United States citizens from playing at online casinos.Read full article
21 May 2010Rep Frank Hopes To Bring Gambling Bill To Floor This Year
Rep. Barney Frank, the Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee has said that he plans to bring his bill legalizing online gambling before his committee in July and hopes to have it passed by the House this year.Frank testified before the House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday in support of a bill by Rep. Jim McDermott, which sets up a framework for taxing online gambling. The committee was hearing evidence for and against such a proposal.Read full article
19 May 2010House Committee Hears Tax Proposal on Online Gambling
The House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing today on the tax proposals related to Internet gambling. According to Ways & Means Committee Chairman Sander Levin (D-MI), this was not a hearing about the legality of online gambling but, “We meet today to explore the tax implication and proposals to legalize internet gambling. We need to get a sense of the size and scope of this emerging market which is almost exclusively conducted today outside the United States.Read full article
19 May 2010Flying Colors Slots Now at Rival Casinos
Just yesterday the new Flying Colors slots appeared at Rival Gaming casinos with 5 reels and 20 paylines, free spins, and bonus rounds full of high-flying adventures for online players. I love how the free spins give a full reel of wilds, a win with every free game spin, and double payouts in winning combinations.Read full article