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    • 19 August 2010

      Free Poker Calculator App for Iphone

      LAS VEGAS, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — The Web’s Most Authoritative Poker Odds Calculator Comes to the iPhone and iPod Touch – Free for Limited Time OnlyCard Player Media today announces the launch of its Card Player Poker Odds Calculator iPhone App.The app has been developed from the most authoritative online poker odds calculator, the CardPlayer.

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    • 18 August 2010

      $13.3 Million Forfeited In Online Gambling Case

      In a story released through the Dow Jones Newswires, the defendants in the online gambling money laundering case have agreed to forfeit $13.3 million, The money was seized by the U.S. Government from two online gaming payment processors, Allied Wallet Inc. and Allied Systems Inc. both owned by  Ahmad Khawaja. The FBI says this is just a small portion of what was run through the business for the first half of 2009.

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    • 17 August 2010

      Betfair Launches new iPad App

      Betfair has gotten into the Apple app business and has launched a new gambling application for the iPad.  For those mobile gamblers in the U.S., no need to get excited and search long hours in your iTunes store, it is not available in the United States. This app has only been launched to the residents of the UK and Ireland. The Betfair app uses GPS to make sure the bets are being placed from the proper region.  According to Charles Palmer, head of mobile at Betfair,

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    • 16 August 2010

      Is Online Gambling in Alberta Far Off?

      It seems the domino effect is going strong in North America as far as regulating online gambling is concerned.  British Columbia and Quebec already allow online gambling and Ontario will soon follow.  Now it seems Alberta is at least looking to follow in the same path. Online gambling is legal in Canada but operating a site within its borders is not.

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    • 16 August 2010

      $148,711 Luck Stars Progressive Online Slot Winner

      “I’m so excited I can’t think straight. I’m sure not used to having that kind of spending money so I really don’t know what I’ll do with it! I’m terrible for spoiling my family. Can’t help it! So I’ll have some fun with this that’s for sure. First though, my brother has been going through some tough times lately so I’m going to help him with some of the bills that have piled up.”

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    • 14 August 2010

      King Kong Video Slot Pays Huge GBP230,000 Jackpot

      The 888.com video slot King Kong has produced another big winner as J.H. hits for GBP230,000 ($358,592). 888.com has reported that J.H, a 38 year old man who lives in London, England hit the King Kong video slot Sunday, July 25th, 2010.The epitome of beginners luck? J.H. has only been playing at 888.com for 7 days when he hit the huge jackpot. The 25 payline video slot King Kong has bonuses and features rounds and a player can multiply their winnings 7,500 times.J.H.

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    • 13 August 2010

      NFL No Longer Opposing Legalized Online Gambling

      As we have been writing about, Barney Frank’s HR 2267 seems to be gaining a lot of strength since it passed the House Financial Services Committee mark-up session.  Since that day it has gained a new co-sponsor and now it has lost a major opponent the stood in the way of legalized online gambling. The influential NFL has softened its stance to legalized online gambling. The NFL has been linked to being a major influence in the passing of the UIGEA in 2006.

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    • 11 August 2010

      Jackpot City Online Casino to Launch Lord of the Rings Online Slot

      JACKPOTCITY.COM TO LAUNCH THE LORD OF THE RINGS™ ONLINE SLOT GAME Gibraltar, August 02, 2010 – JackpotCity.com Online Casino (www.jackpotcity.com) today announced it will introduce the eagerly awaited five reel cinematic online slot game, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring™, to its online casino.

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    • 11 August 2010

      Online Progressive Jackpot Hit at Golden Riviera

      According to a press release from Golden Riviera Casino, AUD40,858.75 was one by a player only identified as MC. The online slot was the Treasure Nile 5 Reel Progressive Game. It seems that the Jackpots keep coming at Golden Riviera with a number of players over the last few months hitting for big wins. Emily Alessi, Casino Manager at Golden Riviera showed her excitement in a statement saying, “Congratulations MC. You make us proud by winning such great rewards at our casino.

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    • 10 August 2010

      Ontario Also Looking at Legalized Online Gambling

      On Saturday, The Star Canada’s largest daily newspaper, reported that Premier Dalton McGuinty’s administration is facing a $19.7 billion budget deficit. Due to this, McGuinty is looking into the possibility of Ontario expanding into the online gambling industry. The government needs money, and sources say legalizing online gambling could bring in up to $500 million a year.

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    • 09 August 2010

      8 Steps to a Million at Patriots of Poker

      Like a chance to sit at a poker table with 10 other players with $1,000,000 on the line? Like to have that chance for just 33 cents? Now you can at the Patriot of Poker $1,000,000 Ladder promotion. Time to climb the ladder in this 8 step 10 person SnG series starting with as little as 33 cents, you could be 9 steps away from landing a minimum of $4,000 all the way up to the top prize of $1,000,000. The first step starts at 33 cents and the winner gets a voucher straight to step 2.

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    • 09 August 2010

      Still Can Get Great August Promotions at Giggle Bingo

      Accepts all Players Except US Players There is one more chance to take advantage of Giggle Bingo’s Bank the Double Bonus Promotion for August.  On August 30th, 2010 any and all deposits made guarantees you a double bonus cash reward. Giggle Bingo is quickly becoming one of the UK’s as well as the world’s most popular bingo hall. It is also not too late to get into their current promotion Crazy Carnival Promotion which is simple to play bingo.

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    • 09 August 2010

      Free U.S. Friendly WSOP Online Poker Site

      A free online poker site really isn’t that big news. A Harrah’s free online poker site with a WSOP theme is however. Though the site has been up and running now for over a month, Harrah’s has now up the advertising campaign and is now heavily promoting its latest online project. It has been in the USA Today but now you will see commercials for the new site on ESPN’s coverage of the 2010 World Series of Poker broadcasts.

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    • 06 August 2010

      HR226 Gets Another Co-Sponsor in Congressman John Campbell

      Most are hailing the passing of HR 2267, The Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act last week as a victory for getting some kind of regulation for online gambling in the U.S. The next step is getting the consideration of the full House of Representatives. Today that next step got more support in the way of Congressman John Campbell (R-CA) who added his name to the growing list of co-sponsors to the bill that now total 70. In last week’s hearing Rep.

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    • 04 August 2010

      Big Loss to Affiliate World

      Last week the industry lost a well known and well loved member: Alan Leonard, better known as The Captain.Allan was an affiliate since the early days 10 years ago, and most affiliates and affiliate managers are well aquainted with him.Allan had a brilliant, warm smile that will never be forgotten by anyone who met him. He was never shy to tell you that he loved you, and he was a most loyal friend, always there to help you and cheer you up.

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    • 04 August 2010

      $1,000 Free Roll at Club World Casinos

      Accepts all Players $1,000 Free Roll at Club World Casinos Great news from Club World Casino has just been announced but you will have to hurry!! For those that have never deposited at this online casino, now is the time.  Make your first deposit and you will qualify for one entry into a $1,000 free roll slots tournament. Although any first time depositing can qualify, only 500 players can register to play.

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    • 03 August 2010

      Play Fruit Bowl XXV Slots at RTG Casinos!

      Fruit Bowl XXV slot has 5-reels, 25-lines, wilds, random jackpots, bonus features towards winning extra free games, and a win-win feature if players don’t win much during their free spins! Fruit Bowl XXV is a Real Series video slot with RealTime Gaming software and offers two random progressive jackpots that can be won at the end of any game. Check out its short review in our new slots section, or get the whole nine yards by reading the Fruit Bowl XXV slots review.

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    • 03 August 2010

      888 Have Suitors For A Merge

      The merger between BWIN and PartyGaming which has resulted in the world’s largest online gambling firm has caused a ripple across the rest of the gambling industry. Online gambling firm 888 has now acknowledged it has been contacted by competitors looking to put together a similar plan. Chief Executive Gigi Levy told Reuters that, “This puts us in a position in which we are one of the best assets in the field — we got a few phone calls immediately from various people.

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    • 02 August 2010

      All Aboard Slots - Rival Gaming New Slot Game

      All Aboard slots rolled out at Rival Gaming casinos just a week ago with bonus rounds, free spins, and expanding wilds as a five reel twenty line slot game. The All Aboard slot game can award up to forty free games with a 4x multiplier, meaning all the payouts will be four times as much as they normally are during those forty spins.

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    • 29 July 2010

      PartyGaming to Merge with Bwin Interactive

      It was announced today that two big powers in the European online gambling market will merge into one. In a reverse takeover, PartyGaming plans on acquiring Bwin Interactive in a deal valued at $1.76 billion dollars. This would create the world’s biggest traded online gambling company. According to Bloomberg, “The merged company, which had reported sales of 682 million euros, will be 51.

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    • 28 July 2010

      Barney Franks Online Gambling Bill Passes Mark Up Vote

      Step one passed with flying colors.  House Committee on Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank’s bill H.R. 2267 the Internet Gambling Regulation and Consumer Protection and Enforcement Act took a step today in trying to regulate online gambling in the United States. This bill would regulate internet gambling in the U.S. as well as require operators who have gotten a license to have safeguards in place to curb underage gambling and to help prevent problem gambling.

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    • 27 July 2010

      DaVinci’s Gold Online Casino Free $65 Offer

      Is there ever a bad time to get free money? DaVinci’s Gold Casino doesn’t think so.  DaVinci’s Gold just announced that all new players will receive $65 free. This offer is also U.S. player friendly.  The free money keeps coming after this as well including 3 bonuses that add up to $977 and another FREE $22. To get your free $65 all you have to do is: Register a Real Account at DaVinci’s Gold Casino.

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    • 26 July 2010

      Online Gambling Bill Headed for Mark Up Vote

      Just like it was alluded to last week in the House Financial Services hearing Barney Frank’s H.R. 2267, the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act is moving quickly through the beginning stages and already has a mark-up set for Tuesday, July 27th. The hearing had its fair share of supporters and distracters with heated discussion’s coming from both sides.

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    • 26 July 2010

      New Grand Vegas Casino - Get up to $555 Free!

      Grand Vegas casino is new and they are offering up to $555 free to their customers with a 100% bonus. After a deposit, nearly anyone can get free cash and play games at this new casino with Vegas Technology software. Check out our new casinos page to get the run-down on Grand Vegas in a short review.

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    • 24 July 2010

      North American Online Gamblers Still Waiting for PlayNow.com

      After the crash of the first North American online gambling site, PlayNow.com and the final admission of the B.C. Lottery Corporation that it had a privacy breach where over 130 players had their private information seen by other players, the government today said they have no idea when the site will reopen for business. Rich Coleman, the Housing and Social Development Minister did not give a timeline has to when the problem would be fixed and players could return to play.

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    • 22 July 2010

      Positive Hearing on U.S. Internet Gambling Regulation

      In three months the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) will turn 4 years old.  The regulations put in place to govern how to enforce this law just came into effect in June and now, finally, Barney Frank and his bill  HR 2267, the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act is moving forward to try and change it.

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    • 22 July 2010

      Eight Chosen for Brunson 10 Pro Poker Team

      The Brunson 10 is rounding into shape as David “Doc” Sands finishes a top the Become a Legend Leaderboard to take the 8th spot on the team. After earning the most points at the 2010 World Series of Poker tournament, David joins seven other online poker phenom’s that already qualified for the team. Sand’s cashed in five separate WSOP events this year winning a total of $88,000 and toping the leaderboard with 2,269.10 points.

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    • 21 July 2010

      PlayNow.com Shut Down Over Privacy Breach

      Though we thought it was the high demand of players that were trying to access the B.C. Lottery Corporation’s new gambling site Playnow.com that had it shut down Thursday morning shortly after a much heralded launch. We find out now it was a privacy breach that was the cause of the shut down.

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    • 17 July 2010

      Mayflower Casino Bonus Package - Up to $5,500 Free!

      New players to Mayflower casino can get 400% up to $1,000 free for their first deposit bonus and three more 100% bonuses up to $1,000 free, each, plus extra bonuses on top of all of those! With the total Mayflower casino bonus package you can get up to $5,500 free and more. When the first four deposits are made and played, on their Top Game software games, players can get $25 free after each one by contacting the in-casino live chat.

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    • 16 July 2010

      Legal Online Casinos in North America

      Looks like we finally have legal online casino gambling in North America, you just have to go to the northern part of North America to get it. British Columbia is looking at getting its piece of the close to $100 million that is being gambled on off shore websites by its residents. It is now the first official North American authority to offer legal online casino gambling. Thursday, B.C. residents can go to PlayNow.

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