06 May 2011Indicted Poker Site Plans to File for Bankruptcy; Poker Players At a Loss
According to the Games and Casino Gambling News blog and other news sources around the country, the parent company of Absolute Poker and UB Poker is planning on filing for bankruptcy protection. This solidifies some poker players worst fears: losing all the money in their accounts. Blanca Gaming of Antigua announced to its shareholders via email that it plans to file for bankruptcy protection in Norway.Read full article
05 May 2011Say "I Love Mom" with a $10,000 Online Bingo Coverall Jackpot.
Nothing says, “Thanks for raising me” like an online bingo jackpot worth $10,000. That’s a lot of flowers. The $10,000 Colossal Coverall Jackpot is actually going on right now, and plays three times every night of the week. The jackpot can be won at any time, and all you need to do to get your piece of it is to beat the online bingo balls to a jackpot. As an online coverall bingo game, the more balls that play, the smaller the amount of the jackpot.Read full article
05 May 2011Absolute Poker and UB Poker Heading Towards Bankruptcy
It seems as though the U.S. indictment of at least one of the three online poker companies will leave poker players the possibility of never getting their money back. This will go for all their players and not just those in the United States. Blanca Gaming of Antigua which is the parent company of Absolute Poker and UB poker (formerly Ultimate Bet) told shareholders in an email that it planned to file for bankruptcy protection in Norway.Read full article
05 May 2011Hollywood Poker adds another $192,000 in monthly guaranteed tournament prizes
While some may argue that adding another $192,000 to an already impressive $16,000,000 in monthly payouts is really just chump change, others would argue that any addition of guaranteed online poker tournaments is always a good thing. I would agree with the latter, especially when the additional cash allows new online poker players a chance to test the water. Hollywood Poker also announced the addition of three new tournaments, coming soon to an online poker table near you:Read full article
04 May 2011Pyramid Plunder new Game of the Month at Win A Day Casino
Current players of Win A Day Casino know that every month a new game is chosen to give players more chances to win each day. This May, the new Pyramid Plunder online slots wins the spot of honor, and now its players can reap the benefit. For every 500 rounds you play on Pyramid Plunder slots, you’ll earn a ticket for a drawing at the end of the month for a chance at $250 in bonus cash!Read full article
03 May 2011Climb Everest for $500 Without Standing Up
Play casino games at Everest Casino and earn up to $500 in bonus cash without breaking a sweat. What it is: Based on deposits, the Climb the Everest Promotion awards 3 bonuses in 31 days (May 1st through May 31st) and is an entirely skill-free incentive program for online casino players. How to play: The object of the game is to make three successful deposits over the course of the month of May.Read full article
03 May 2011Celebrate Mom with a $25,000 Mother's Day Freeroll Slots Tourney
Grand Vegas announces the Mother of all online slots tournaments: a $25,000 Mother’s Day Freeroll. Starting on Sunday, May 8th at 9am EST and ending on Friday, May 13th at 9pm EST, this free online slots tournament is open to all players. While the tournament entry fee is waived, should you run out of credits, a tournament re-buy is available for $4.99.Read full article
03 May 2011Happy Mamma Mia Day from Imperial Bingo!
Accepts all Players In honor of Mother’s Day, and Abba fans in general, Imperial Bingo is running a huge promotional offer featuring a fully paid vacation at Mamma Mia movie locations on the Aegean Sea. Running from May 1, 2011 through August 31, 2011, Imperial Bingo’s Mamma Mia promotion will culminate with the winner and a guest being whisked away to the 5 star Aegean Suites Hotel on the island of Skiathos.Read full article
02 May 2011New Dutch Government Wants Online Gambling
The Dutch market is set to be opened up to other parties for online gambling, lotteries, poker, sports betting and bingo by 2015 according to plans outlined by junior justice minister Fred Teeven to the Dutch parliament. According to Teeven, the aim under the new government’s plan is to provide a “responsible, safe and modern gambling policy”. On Saturday the Dutch government echoed a sentiment held by many U.S.Read full article
29 April 2011Crazy Slots Announces May Slot Tournaments
May is just around the corner and Crazy Slots online casino wants to make sure you get the most out of it. Here are the highlighted high-dollar online slot tournaments for the coming month. Crazy Slot’s May Kickoff $15,000 Guaranteed Tournament Starting at 10:30pm (EST) on Sunday, May 1st and going until May 6th at 10:30pm (EST), Crazy Slots is hosting its May Kickoff $15,000 Guaranteed online slots tournament, with seven full days of the 5-reel Wheel of Chance slot game.Read full article
28 April 2011Club World Celebrates the Royal Wedding with Free Cash!
As millions around the world watch Prince William and Kate Middleton say their vows, a family of RTG-powered casinos is joining in on the festivities with a generous exclusive bonus offer: $100 free bonus cash. This special flat $100 bonus cash is available to players whether they deposit the $20 minimum or $100 or more. All you need to do to take advantage of the offer is use the coupon code TIETHEKNOT when you deposit. Even the fine print is entirely manageable:Read full article
28 April 2011Celtic Casino Offers Live Casino Games and up to €100!
Accepts All PlayersExcept US Players Celtic Casino is offering their new players a 50% cash back bonus up to €100 and the chance to play live casino games, like blackjack, roulette and baccarat! Celtic online casino also has the normal style casino games, with Visionary iGaming software, like video poker, slots and a variety of table games.Read full article
28 April 2011Iowa Not Given Up On Online Poker
As the dust starts to settle on the FBI indictment that rocked the online poker world, it looks like some states are stepping up the pressure to approve intrastate online poker. Iowa yesterday to a step forward with gambling as a whole within their state border.A House committee approved gambling legislation Wednesday that if approved would change the way gambling runs in there state. The legislation passed the committee by a 20-3 vote and now heads to the house floor.Read full article
28 April 2011Celebrate the Royal Nuptials with Royal Bingo (and £10,000)
Accepts all Players Except US Players On Friday, April 29th, Bet365 Bingo is crashing the royal wedding, albeit virtually. All of its loyal online bingo players are invited to its £10,000 Royal Bingo Bash at 8:30pm (UK-time) for two hours of Superbooks games, £50 games, and a £4,000 Bingo Linx game.Read full article
27 April 2011iPad2: The New Online Poker Currency.
First there was the Hollywood Poker iPad promotion. Then came the Doyles Room iPad promotion. Now Bodog Poker happily jumps on the technology bandwagon (otherwise known as the Apple Cart) in its Cash PerSuit promotion where four lucky players will hop, skip, and brag away with brand new iPad2s. I think it’s safe to say that the Apple iPad2 is the new currency for online poker rooms this year. Not that anyone is complaining.Read full article
27 April 2011Another US-Friendly Poker Site: Walker Poker
As part of our commitment to showcasing USA-friendly online poker sites, we have a growing list of poker rooms currently accepting US poker players. We anticipate this list to grow as the market adjusts after the recent indictment of several large online poker rooms on various money laundering charges. That being said, one of the poker rooms on the list, Walker Poker, has a surprising amount of appeal for those US poker players looking for a new home.Read full article
26 April 2011Playtime Bingo Springs On New Promotions, Deposit Methods
I just received the latest Playtime Bingo newsletter and had to share some of the news with you. Looks like it will be another exciting week at Playtime Bingo! Playtime Online Bingo Tournament This Weekend Grab the grand prize of 50 bbs during this weekend’s bingo tournament at Playtime Bingo.Read full article
26 April 2011Today and Tomorrow Only: Get $100 Extra at High Noon Casino
High Noon Casino is roping up a bunch of great specials and promotions this week for its online players, both old and new. As part of their daily promotions, High Noon Casino is giving online slots players, online keno players, and online scratch card players $100 extra to add more playing time to their games today and tomorrow. To claim, make sure you add the coupon code EXTRA100 when you deposit (and make sure to deposit before midnight on Thursday, April 26th).Read full article
25 April 2011Will Absolute Poker Use WTO to Fight U.S.?
If the aftermath of the FBI indictments of the 4 major U.S. facing online poker sites there have been progress made in how the sites will return monies owed to the U.S. poker players who have withdrawals due to them. Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars have already made agreements with the U.S. Government to have their domains returned to process withdrawal claims.Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet however are looking into taking a harder stance against the U.S.Read full article
22 April 2011Desert Nights Casino Offers $500 Free No Deposit and 30 Minutes Play!
Accepts All PlayersExcept Canada Based Players Desert Nights Casino is offering $500 free no deposit and thirty minutes of play to their newest customers, and up to $10,000 in bonuses for the first ten deposits! With the Desert Nights casino bonuses you can play various types of games, in 3-reel slots, I-Slots, video slots, keno and scratch cards, using Rival Gaming software.Read full article
21 April 2011"Sumo" Slot Tournament Opens This Weekend
I wasn’t sure what to think when I saw that SuperSlots is featuring the online slot game “Sumo” in its regular weekend slot tournament this weekend. It almost made me feel bad for the packages of marshallow Peeps and chocolate bunnies I’m planning to devour over the next few days. Almost. The Sumo Weekend Tournament starts on April 22nd and runs until April 24th. The buy-in is $5 and the prize pool is whatever pot is generated.Read full article
21 April 2011Easter Bingo Promotions are here!
From freshly green jackpots to springtime patterns to big weekend money, no one does Easter promotions quite like the online bingo community. Here’s a taste of what’s in store for you this weekend (and it actually could be more delicious than the chocolate eggs you raided from your daughter’s Easter basket. And when I say “you”, I’m actually referring to myself. Ahem). Here are the Top Online Bingo Easter Promotions: Accepts all Players Except US PlayersRead full article
21 April 2011Easter Bonuses from Casinos, Bingos and Pokers!
The Easter Holiday has begun for many of us around the globe and we have the information on Easter bonuses, from online casinos, bingos and poker rooms, in our special Easter Casino Promotions area! Games and Casino has collected information, on Easter casino bonuses, Easter poker bonuses and Easter bingo bonuses, and put it all in one place for you so you don’t have to go looking for it.Read full article
21 April 2011US-Friendly Poker Site Intertops Hosts $50 Easter Egg Freerolls
Intertops Poker has donned on some rabbit ears and created an online poker freeroll phenomenon just in time for the spring holiday. That’s right. It’s time to do the Easter Egg hunt, and this time you don’t have to fight the kids for a share of the good stuff. Starting on Friday, April 22nd, Intertops Poker is hosting ten $50 Easter Egg Poker Freeroll tournaments, but you’ll have to find them to play in them.Read full article
21 April 2011Hop on Easter Casino Promotions While They Last
Easter casino promotions are popping up like daffodils in the sunshine. Here’s what you can expect this weekend at online casinos around the globe and around the clock while you’re navigating sugar-rushes and rack-of-lamb comas. Free Easter Cash: Get up to $100 free at Intertops Casino with their 50% reload bonus. You’ll need to enter EASTER100 in the “Redeem Coupon” section before submitting your deposit. Bonus expires on Monday, April 25th.Read full article
21 April 2011Google Puts Power Into Original Content
The Google Webmaster blog says it’s getting great feedback from searchers and from websites regarding it’s newest algorithm update. “Based on our testing,” states Amit Singhal, Google Fellow, “we’ve found the algorithm is very accurate at detecting site quality.” He even goes so far to say that if you think your site is high-quality and you’ve been negatively impacted by the recent update, you should look harder at your site, and not at Google.Read full article
20 April 2011Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars Reaches Domain Name Use Agreement
In a press release today the U.S. government stated it has reached a domain name use agreement with Full Tilt poker and PokerStars for the returning of U.S. poker players deposited money. According to the press release it was announced by Preet Bharara , the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, that:Read full article
20 April 2011Full Tilt Poker Responds to FBI Indictment
Though most of the poker sites that have been effected by the latest FBI indictment have remained quiet, Full Tilt Poker has released this press release in regards to their CEO being one of the 11 charged: Full Tilt Poker is saddened by today’s charges against its CEO Raymond Bitar and offers its full support to Mr. Bitar and Nelson Burtnick. Online poker is a game of skill enjoyed by tens of millions of people in the United States and across the world.Read full article
20 April 2011US-Friendly Poker Sites Still Exist. Read on.
The recent indictments against PokerStars, Full Tilt, and Absolute Poker have left many an online poker player feeling a bit shafted. While some online poker fans may feel a little gunshy after the losing some of the biggest names in American online poker, others feel confident about the sanctity of the game and trust in its online platforms to operate accordingly.Read full article
19 April 2011Give a Voice to Online Poker
Feathers are ruffled after the recent indictments laid against Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, and AbsolutePoker, three of the largest online poker rooms that service US online poker players. It appears the poker faces are decidedly gone, as we see in this video published by the Poker Players Alliance:Read full article