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
18 April 2011Update on F.B.I. Online Poker Crack Down
Today if you go to pokerstars.com. ultimatebet.com, absolute poker.com or fulltilt.com and you will find a page from the FBI that says: “This domain name has been seized be the F.B.I pursuant to an Arrest Warrant in Rem obtained by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and issued by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.Read full article
17 April 2011Full Tilt and PokerStars Seized by FBI: How will the chips fall?
If you haven’t experienced it in person when you logged into your Full Tilt, PokerStars, or AbsolutePoker account, you’ve most certainly heard the news: The FBI has seized these three online poker powerhouses along with 8 more offshore online poker rooms on charges of money laundering, bank fraud, and wire fraud. Here’s the indictment that started the online poker scandal.Read full article
17 April 2011Hollywood Poker Prepares for a WSOP Vegas Summer
With over 45 event packages waiting to be won, Hollywood Poker is chomping at the bit to get its logo-wearing players into the World Series of Poker, held this summer in Las Vegas. Scheduled qualifiers for the WSOP are being held daily and have buy-ins ranging from absolutely free to $320. We listed Hollywood Poker in our best places to qualify online for the World Series of Poker, and for good reason–there are lots of ways to win.Read full article
16 April 2011bet365 Casino Features a la carte Welcome Bonus
The bet365 online gambling powerhouse is all about options. Whether players want online bingo, online poker, online scratch cards, or just a tried-and-true online casino, bet365 has the options and the software to handle whatever you’re in the mood for. And now, they’re offering a menu of welcome incentives to make sure online casino players get exactly what they want when they sign up. New players can pick from one of the three offers when they first sign up at bet365 Casino:Read full article
16 April 2011The Newest Microgaming Game: Asian Beauty Online Slots
Microgaming released a new no-payline slot this week, Asian Beauty online slots, that features random bonus games, double-payout free spins, wilds, and paying scatter symbols. In true “no payline” form, Asian Beauty slots lists 243 different ways to win, which sounds more confusing than it actually is. Just have faith that the ways to win are there, and trust in the payouts. The above screenshot is from the bonus round activated by sheer randomness (again, don’t overthink it).Read full article
16 April 2011Full Tilt, PokerStars Seized in FBI Investigation
Just when you get excited by my recent post regarding how Full Tilt is all geared up for the World Series of Poker, you go to log in or create your online poker account only to find…the website has been seized by the FBI. I wish I were joking. Today, the Department of Justice issued an indictment for Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, AbsolutePoker and eight other online poker sites on the charges of money laundering, bank fraud, and wire fraud.Read full article
15 April 2011Get the Golden Egg at BingoWorkz and Win!
Accepts all Players Leave it to BingoWorkz online bingo to put some of the mystery back into hunting for Easter eggs. Every Friday during the month of April, ten online bingo players will be randomly chosen to do the “Easter Basket Boogie”. The players will be contacted by the Easter Bunny himself with a chance to pick an egg from his basket. The prize is a surprise, and we’ve been promised no eggs are duds.Read full article
15 April 2011U.S. Goverment Seizes Three Major Online Poker Domains
News in just now being broke that the FBI and the New York US Attorney’s office has unsealed an indictment today charging eleven defendants and seizing the domains of three major online poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, and Absolute Poker. According to some poker forums, people see a page that reports that the sites hace been confiscated by the FBI and arrest warrants are in place. Some say they see no such message and the site is working just fine.Read full article
15 April 2011Full Tilt Giving Away Fifty $10,000 WSOP Packages for FREE
Full Tilt is pulling out all the stops when it comes to the 2011 World Series of Poker (which, you’ll see over and over is owned and managed by Caesar’s Interactive Entertainment and all of its affiliates).Read full article
14 April 2011Get $10 Free To Be Over the "Moons"
Casino Moons is offering an easy way to play the TopGame casino games you love, for free. Simply register a real money account, call their customer care, and let them know you’d like to take advantage of their $10 free promotion. You can then play any of the online slot game selection or a few games of Keno until your heart is content or your run out of free money. You could win up to $100 without spending a dime on games!Read full article
14 April 2011Chivalry is not Dead with the new Coat of Arms slot
RealTime Gaming is on a high horse with its new Coat of Arms slot game, which has two random progressive jackpots, wilds, free spins, and a re-spin feature. The two major symbols are seemingly opposing forces: The White Knight paying scatter and the Black Knight double-payout wild. Regardless of their relationship with each other, online slots players will benefit from any activity both of them see on the reels.Read full article
14 April 2011Today is the last day to qualify for the Battle of the Forums €5,000 Freeroll Slot Tournament
The Battle of the Forums Free Slots Tournament day is finally here. Not only is April 14th the absolute last day to qualify for the Battle of the Forums €5,000 Freeroll Slot Tournament, it also marks the start date of this monumental event.Read full article
14 April 2011Cake Poker says, "WSOP" with prize packages worth $13,000
It’s hard to avoid the all of the World Series of Poker promotions this week, so I won’t. In fact, I’ll happily hop on that poker-playing bandwagon with a week’s worth of the best online poker qualifiers for the WSOP. We’ll start with Cake Poker, an online poker room that is serving up some pretty tasty $2,500 and $13,000 prize packages for the world’s largest poker tournament.Read full article
13 April 2011April Showers bring Double Bonus at Bingo Gala
Accepts all Players Bingo Gala is currently in the middle of its Deposit Bonus Bonanza, a bonus match promotion that awards every deposit with up to a 250% bonus match. The amount of your match will depend on the size of your deposit and, based on the breakdown, it makes sense to take advantage of the promotion with larger deposits. For example, a $50 deposit will award a 100% bonus match, where a $100 deposit will get you a 250% bonus match.Read full article
13 April 2011Two more days to qualify for the $250 GNC Exclusive Tourney!
Games and Casino can’t seem to stop giving back to its players. It’s a compulsion, really. Good thing I’m one that has a knack for preying up on those who just can’t help themselves.Just kidding. But seriously, this is yet another free slots tournament in a long string of free slots tournaments hosted through Games and Casinos at some of the best casinos on Vegas Technology software. With nothing to lose, and some free cash to gain, I can’t think of a better way to spend an evening.Read full article
13 April 2011Florida and Hawaii Fail to Pass Online Poker Bill
At least they are trying…maybe that’s is how we should look at all the attempts by state lawmakers to get online gambling legalized within their state borders. At least the attempt is being made and online gambling is being considered, but being considered is about as far as Florida and Hawaii got. In Florida yesterday, the Senate Criminal Justice Committee killed a bill that would regulate online poker within the state when their vote ended in a 2-2 tie. The Sen.Read full article
13 April 2011Where To Qualify Online for WSOP 2011
If you’ve ever played poker online, even just for fun, your skin can’t help but tingle at the thought of the World Series of Poker. For 42 years, the WSOP has grown from just six poker players to more than 70,000 competitive entrants. This year, the 2011 WSOP dwarfs past competitions with over 58 different events and the a prize pool climbing to well over $180,000,000.Read full article
11 April 2011Google Panda: The Biggest Losers
Google Panda is all about making content farms and duplicate content sites an endangered species. Even sites with modest amounts of generated content were affected, and some more than others. Barry Schwartz from Search Engine RoundTable ran a poll after Google Panda/Farmer was implemented asking how its users were impacted.Read full article
11 April 2011Google Panda: What To Do If You’ve Been Affected
Now that it’s been established that the new Google Panda is unsympathetic to article farms and content factories, what do you do if you have relied heavily on article marketing? While it appears a lot of the directories are pretty much worthless now, there are a few things you can do.Read full article
11 April 2011Google Panda: Size Matters, but Quality Counts
The buzz is on about the new Google algorithm update named Panda by Google, nicknamed Farmer by webmasters. It was first implemented in the US, and, by the time you read this, it will also likely be live in the UK. It all started with an announcement by Amit Singhal, Google Fellow, and Matt Cutts, Principal Engineer in the Google Blog: “…in the last day or so we launched a pretty big algorithmic improvement to our ranking—a change that noticeably impacts 11.Read full article
11 April 2011Coat of Arms Slot - New Real Series Slots from RTG!
Accepts all PlayersExcept Kentucky PLayers Coat of Arms slot game has 5-reels and 25-paylines, with free spins giving quadruple payouts, re-spin features, double-paying wilds, scatters and two random jackpots! These new slots are another addition to RTG’s Real Series slots lineup, and Coat of Arms is no exception to the new-wave slot games offering two random progressive jackpots. Read our Coat of Arms slot review to find out precisely how it’s played.Read full article
11 April 2011Online Poker in Washington D.C.
It seems like every month another state takes a run at online gambling regulation. Lately it seems online poker had been the main subject of talks. Washington DC is now looking for a way to legalize online poker within its district borders. The D.C. Council already passed a proposal last December that allows the D.C. Lottery to offer “games of skill and games of chance” online. So now we are looking at Thursday as the next big date for this proposal to take effect.Read full article
08 April 2011Doyles Room Poker Likes Them Apples. Literally.
Win an Apple iPad at Doyles Room Poker this April Last week we posted about Hollywood Poker’s iPad promotion, and it looks like they aren’t alone. Doyles Room poker has also announced an April promotion involving the most coveted piece of technology since the bag phone. Just like Hollywood Poker, the Doyles Room iPad2 promotion is a leaderboard competition; online poker players looking to score will play in Sit ‘n Goes with buy-ins from $5 and up to $50.Read full article
08 April 2011Go Casino Hosts $30,000 Guaranteed Weekend Madness starting TODAY
Starting at 10:30PM on Friday, April 08 (which is today!) and going though Monday, April 11, 2011 at 11:30pm, Go Casino is hosting another $30,000 Guaranteed Weekend Madness.This big money tournament features the popular Reel Deal slots (see our review of the Reel Deal slots game). Online slots players pay a $10 tournament buy-in to participate and will stake 325 coins at first. Re-buys are available for an additional $10.Read full article
07 April 2011Happy Days are Here at Doyles Room Poker
Play in Doyles Room poker’s ring games each weekend in April and earn Double Points toward your Race to the Top leaderboard total. The double shot is immediate and automatic, so all you need to do is keep your eyes on the $65,000 prize. Doyles Room calls the promotion “Happy Days”. We tend to agree with them. April is the last month of the Race to the Top Rake Race, the biggest leaderboard challenge in Doyles Poker history.Read full article
07 April 2011Desperate Housewives Bingo Gets Progressive
Accepts all Players The online bingo progressive jackpots are climbing at Desperate Housewives and, like the trademark apple on its website, they are ripe for the picking. With almost $60,000 within reach, all online bingo players have to do is play the right game at the right time to fall into life-changing amounts of money. The latest winner, belyankee, won $11,373.78 this week playing online bingo.Read full article
07 April 2011New Easter Surprise Slots Launches Just in Time for Spring
Accepts all Players Except US Players Easter Surprise Slots Now Available at Omni Casino Just when you think Easter couldn’t get any more fun, Playtech releases an Easter bunny-themed new online slot game that trumps everything. With 5 reels, 20 paylines, bonus rounds, “wild” rabbits, and paying scatters, Easter Surprise slots gives online slots players an early gift of spring-time holiday spirit. And free spins with triple payouts.Read full article
07 April 2011Win Free Cash at Sun Palace Casino
Sun Palace online casino currently gives away 10 prizes of $100 in free cash every week, something I wasn’t aware of until I was so desperate for sunshine that I actually started looking for online casinos that could give me a quick fix (note: Sun Palace is particularly full of sunshine). Had I been aware of these free cash online prizes, I believe I would have stopped by sooner. How can you be part of this weekly $1000 free extravaganza? Here’s a brief checklist:Read full article