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    • 06 January 2011

      California Gaming Association Endorses Online Poker Bill

      Senate Bill 40, State Senator Lou Correa’s bill that wants to authorize online poker in California got a major endorsement today. The California Gaming Association (CGA) which is the representative of 69 licensed card rooms within the state announced its support of the bill. The 69 card room the CGA represents accounts for more than 75% of the total rooms in California. The Executive Director of CGA, Rob Ross said,

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    • 05 January 2011

      Slot 21 is Win a Day Casino's Featured Game in January

      Win A Day Casino announces it’s Game of the Month as Slot 21, a blackjack-themed, 5-reel, 21-payline progressive slot with wilds, two bonus rounds, and non-stop action. No need to count cards, do math, or sweat the numbers–Slot 21 is designed to be both easy on the eyes and fun to the touch. During the month of January, Win A Day Casino will be giving its players a raffle ticket for every 500 rounds of Slot 21 played.

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    • 05 January 2011

      Get up to $1,000 free at Caribbean Gold Casino

      This is about that time of year when we look out of our frosty windows at ice-crusted snow amid howling winds and rough weather forecasts and dream of warm, sandy beaches and drinks with lovely pink paper umbrellas. And if dreaming of temperatures over 40 degrees is about as far as you’ve gotten this January, then it’s time to step it up and transport yourself to the Caribbean, even if it’s only online.

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    • 05 January 2011

      Play Free Bingo Online for Real Cash at JackpotJoy

      Accepts all Players Except US Players If “Play Online Bingo” is on your list of New Year’s Resolutions, then JackpotJoy Bingo may be able to help you meet your goal and they’ll do it happily, hence the name. It’s now easier than ever to play online bingo at JackpotJoy, with their Super Jackpots climbing to £30,000 every Sunday in the Lounge Room.

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    • 05 January 2011

      FullTilt Poker: Bye Poker Bill, Hello Super Sit and Go Madness

      As the chances of a new online poker bill flew out the car windows of departing US senators, FullTilt Poker breathed a sigh of relief. As stated in a recent post in  Games and Casino’s industry blog titled “No Online Poker Bill a Good Thing“, we read the full ramifications of “what could have been” if the new online poker bill passed in its current (and failed) form.

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    • 04 January 2011

      Gambling.com For Sale

      If you wanted to build a web site, there are some options out there for you. You could get a site from one of the popular blog sites for free and be up and running in no time or maybe you want something more in tune to what you are doing and go out and get an $8 domain and build a site. For those that are really dedicated, you can go to a popular domain auction and try and get the exact domain you want, but that may cost. How much, depends on the buyer. Last November sex.com sold for $13 million.

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    • 03 January 2011

      Texas Inline for Online Gambling?

      The end of the lame duck Congressional session came and went with no official advancement into regulating online gambling but it did do a couple positive things. First it did show that at least some people in Washington are listening (though probably not enough to see a change anytime soon) and second, it put the issue of online gambling in the laps of the state governments.

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    • 31 December 2010

      Black Diamond hosts Reel Party Platinum

      Accepts all Players Champagne, good-looking couples, confetti, and a ball drop. If this sounds like Times Square tonight, than Reel Party Platinum slots from Rival is right on the money. Don’t bother with the crowds, the cold, and the late night–you can pretend its New Year’s Eve every minute of the day when you play Reel Party Platinum slots at your favorite Rival casinos.

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    • 31 December 2010

      Bingo Splash hosts a New Years Eve Bingo Bonanza with $2,011 up for grabs

      Accepts all Players When the ball drops in five different time zones around the world, $2,011 will be up for grabs at Bingo Splash. Online bingo players in Australia (LHT), Europe (CET), the UK (GMT), the USA (EST) and Canada (PST), and people awake enough to play at those hours can join in the global festivities. Usher in 2011 with great bingo and a great bit of cash!

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    • 31 December 2010

      Black Diamond launches 4 new slots, promotions

      Black Diamond Casino is finishing up 2010 in style by offering four new games in its arsenal, and it doesn’t show signs of slowing down in 2011. Read the reviews of the latest Rival slots, all featured at Black Diamond casino: Reel Party Platinum slots: Just in time for the New Year, a 5-reel, 15-payline slot game that toasts free games, wilds, and bonus features.

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    • 30 December 2010

      Cocoa Casino has the latest 3D slot, Rival's Crazy Jewelry

      Play Crazy Jewelry for free! Crazy Jewelry, or as some sites have misnamed it, Crazy Jeweler, is the new 3D slot from Rival Gaming with 5 reels, 20 paylines, expanding wilds, and a bonus game that can provide huge payouts and an outlet for the strategy hounds. Crazy Jewelry features layer upon layer of animation, and it also has an introductory sequence that shouldn’t be missed.

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    • 30 December 2010

      TigerGaming Promotions

      Tiger Gaming claims to be Canada’s #1 online poker room. Long “ooohs” and “ehs” aside, Tiger Gaming lays a pretty attractive Welcome Bonus spread for all new players, whether they stand under the Maple Leaf or not. Right now, new players can pick their Welcome Bonus package when they determine how much they are going to deposit. Simply put, the higher the initial deposit, the higher the bonus match, tournament entries, and cashback percentage you are eligible for.

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    • 30 December 2010

      Bet365 throws money at the New Year. Will you catch some?

      Bet365 casino is celebrating the first day of the New Year with an extra helping of generous bonuses in its “1st Come, 1st Served” New Year’s promotion. All you need to do is deposit $50 or more into your Bet365 casino account on January 1, 2011, and they will immediately put up to $4,000 into your account to help you treat yourself to some extra fun in the New Year. Here’s a bit of the fine print, no squinting necessary.

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    • 30 December 2010

      AffilliateWIDE Braces for a Banner Year

      AffilliateWIDE, owner of the B0x24 Casino, Black Diamond Casino, and Spartan Slots Casino brands, recently added several additional credit card processors for player traffic from the United States. This move not only will increase affiliate statistics due to an increase in player deposits, it also positions AffiliateWIDE as a strong and viable contender in the online gaming affiliate mix, despite being a fairly new dog to the fight.

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    • 30 December 2010

      £3.9 million jackpot won at Bet 365 Bingo, and the cash keeps coming.

      When taloo1 took a spin of bet365′s Clover Rollover slot on Christmas, he had no idea he was about to line up five shamrock symbols and win the amazing £3,922,736 Progressive Jackpot. And you may not know it, but Bingo at Bet365 isn’t done giving out cash over the holidays.

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    • 30 December 2010

      FullTilt: Serving 12 Freeroll Satellites Daily

      Freeroll poker tournaments are a great risk-free way to launch a real-money poker career. Freeroll poker tourneys work equally well for those of us just looking to play our favorite skill game and earn a few bragging rights with our prize pool. If you’ve been looking to play freeroll poker tournaments, FullTilt Poker has plenty to choose from. You’ll see over 900 tournaments each month, and every one of them is open to all players.

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    • 29 December 2010

      New Rival 3D Slot, Dr. Magoo's Adventure, now at Black Diamond

      Dr. Magoo’s Adventure, Rival’s unveiled 3D online slots game, is certainly an impressive mix of animation, stacked wilds, a 5,000-coin jackpot and a slurry of free spins. Available at select Rival casinos, Dr. Magoo’s Adventure joins the Crazy Jeweler as Rival’s initial attempts at jumping on the 3D market train. Will you need 3D glasses to play Dr Magoo’s Advenure 3D online slots? No.

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    • 29 December 2010

      New Rival Slots for December 2010

      Last week the Rival Gaming slot makers came out with two new slots, Reel Party Platinum slots and Japan-O-Rama I-Slots, both have bonus games and free spins. Just a week-and-a-half earlier, Rival Gaming introduced two 3D slot games, Dr Magoo’s Adventure and Crazy Jewelry, which can only be played in the flash casinos. Reel Party Platinum slots are a spinoff from the Reel Party slot game, the only difference between the two are the graphics and game backdrop has changed.

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    • 29 December 2010

      Games and Casino Best of 2010

      When you are one of the best online gambling portals you get to deal with a lot of fantastic programs all across the gambling genre. Since it is the time of year to look back and see who the best was, we are proud to present our “Best Of” awards for 2010. Since our partners routinely go through a screening process so we keep only the best programs, picking the best of the best was a tough process.

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    • 27 December 2010

      No Online Poker Bill a Good Thing

      Sadly, another year of having the UIGEA, as ambiguous as it may be, is in place for the United States and there was no movement in getting online gambling in any form regulated. The efforts of Senator Reid, the Poker Players Alliance and other supporters fell short in getting any legal online gambling bill through the Senate during this lame duck session. To some however, namely some professional online poker players, this was not a bad thing and they are glad nothing happened.

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    • 23 December 2010

      Details Released of Bwin and PartyGaming Merger

      In press releases separately put out by both companies today, bwin and PartyGaming have released details of their merger plans. In the press release from bwin, Norbert Teufelberger, Co-CEO of bwin explains, “The online gaming industry is going through a phase of consolidation, making market players’ size and geographic diversification more crucial than ever.” The new company will operate worldwide with its existing brands under the name of bwin.

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    • 22 December 2010

      New 3D Slots at Rival Gaming Casinos!

      Rival Casinos introduced their first 3D slots last week, Crazy Jewelry slots and Dr. Magoo’s Adventure slots, both games have an expanding wild and three-dimensional animation. There are several online casinos that have already introduced 3D slots in their slot game lineup, but Rival casinos are showing off their new slots in a different perspective. You can find the following new slot games in our new slots section and probably a couple others we may have missed in the past couple weeks.

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    • 22 December 2010

      Carbon Poker's New Year's Resolution: Plant Super Money Tree

      If you’re trying to narrow down your 2011 New Year’s Resolutions, add planting a money tree to your list. And if you don’t believe in fantasy resolutions (which, who am I kidding myself, I believe in those every year), then go to Carbon Poker and plant a Super Money Tree and see what happens. In its Super Money Tree promotion, Carbon Poker is kicking of 2011 with loads of free cash.

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    • 20 December 2010

      Legalized Gambling in U.S. Running Out of Time

      “On behalf of the millions of Americans who play online poker, I am disappointed Congress has not acted to implement important licensing and regulation of this growing industry. Not only will this include valuable consumer protections, but it also will pump much needed funding and jobs into the weakened U.S. economy. It’s a missed opportunity, pure and simple.”

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    • 19 December 2010

      Advent Adventure Day 20: Megajackpot Monday at Paddy Power Casino

      Every day for the last 19 days, Paddy Power Casino has announced a new daily holiday casino promotion in celebration of its Advent Adventure Promotion. While we haven’t covered it daily here in the Casino Bonus Blog, we certainly couldn’t resist showcasing what Paddy Power is offering during the last few days of this unprecedented special. Day 20 is Megajackpot Monday. Earn up to 150 leaderboard points for every  £1 you stake.

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    • 19 December 2010

      Cabaret Club Spells Out "Promotions" in 5 New Languages

      Cabaret Club online casino recently announced that it can now support five more languages, doubling their fluency to 10 translated casinos. Now players can download the elegant Cabaret Club casino in Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Greek. Of course, numbers translate to nearly every language, and now is a great time to take advantage of the promotional offers Cabaret Club casino has available.

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    • 18 December 2010

      Bingo Mega Sure Likes Meeting New People

      Some online bingo sites are friendly, some online bingo halls are chatty, and some online bingo sites put bling right on their Welcome mats to lure in as many bingo players as possible. Bingo Mega is one of those online bingo halls. With a $10 free, a 350% welcome bonus, a 75% reload bonus (for every deposit), and more games than you could play in a weekend (although you may try), Bingo Mega almost snows with excitement (and that’s not just their animations getting the best of me).

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    • 18 December 2010

      More new Vegas Tech slots: The Ramesses Riches slots game is here!

      Ramesses Riches, a 5-reel, 25-payline slots game, is one of the newest Vegas Technology slots to hit the market. Featuring paying wilds, scatters, triple-payout free spins, and a jackpot worth 15,000 coins (up to $150,000!), Ramesses Riches online slot game is one of simple premise, but solid execution. As with King Tiger slots, another new VT slots game that I described in a previous post, Ramesses Riches leans more toward the classic 5-reel category.

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    • 18 December 2010

      Bodog Poker Launches its Holiday PokerFest

      Bodog Poker brings new meaning to “deck” the halls with its 14-day Holiday PokerFest promotion, starting on December 18th and going through December 31st. During those festive two weeks, online poker players can earn cash, casino chips, freeroll entries, free bets, and more. To participate, all players need to do is sign up for the Holiday PokerFest promotion.

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    • 17 December 2010

      Probation For BetOnSports, Norman Steinberg

      Norman Steinberg, co-owner of Millenium Group, a subsidiary of BetOnSports, which was shut down by federal prosecutors in 2006, came to the U.S. this week and was sentenced to 3 years’ probation which is to be served from his home on Costa Rica, a $10,000 fine, no restitution and is unrestricted to travel anywhere in the world. This is a far cry from what the other people who were related with BetonSports got from the U.S. prosecution.

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