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Some Strange Occurrences at Full Tilt Poker: All Systems Currently Operational

Some Strange Occurrences at Full Tilt Poker
A frenzy of activity is taking place over on the Full Tilt Poker website, not that it matters much when players are waiting more than a year to get paid.

Investors Unnerved by Playtech Planned Acquisitions: Shares Fall

Investors Unnerved by Playtech Planned Acquisitions:  Shares Fall
Playtech, the world's biggest provider of online gaming software, plans a string of acquisitions as it branches out into the social gaming market but news that it will be buying the businesses from its main shareholder unnerved investors.

Purple Lounge Parent Media Corp Looks to Acquire The Poker Channel

Purple Lounge Parent Media Corp Looks to Acquire The Poker Channel
Media Corp, parent company to the popular online gambling venue Purple Lounge, is looking to take over The Poker Channel parent company Gaming Media Group

Income Access Network Launches Kaffiliation and Sklots.com

Income Access Network Launches Kaffiliation and Sklots.com
Income Access network, one of the top online affiliate programs, has launched its newest affiliate platform - Kaffiliation with the branding concept Sklots. 

iPoker Pulls Away With Number Two Spot for Most Trafficked Online Poker Room

iPoker Pulls Away With Number Two Spot for Most Trafficked Online Poker Room
The iPoker Network has remained on top, assuming we were to remove PokerStars from the equation.

PokerStars Takes Legal Action Against Poker Table Ratings

PokerStars Takes Legal Action Against Poker Table Ratings
PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker room for real money play, has reportedly filed a legal action against the website PokerTableRatings.com.

LowVig.com announces the acquisition of online sportsbook Bet Vegas Vic

LowVig.com announces the acquisition of online sportsbook Bet Vegas Vic
Reduced-juice sportsbook welcomes their newest members with unrivaled sports betting value and generous rebates

Hollywood Casino Columbus Hiring 600 Dealers

Hollywood Casino Columbus Hiring 600 Dealers
There are job openings for 600 dealers at the Hollywood Casino in Columbus.  Full time and part time employment opportunities are available

New York Underground Poker Clubs: Former Waitress Reveals ‘Turn Down the Cleavage’

New York Underground Poker Clubs
If you haven’t read it already, the DailyBeast.com presented an excellent account from a former waitress as to the inner workings of New York’s notorious underground poker rooms.

NFL Lifts Ban on Casino Ads for Two Years

NFL Lifts Ban on Casino Ads for Two Years
The National Football League on Thursday announced it will lift a ban on teams advertising at casinos for a two year period.

Sources: UB.com, Absolute Poker Resolution With US Justice Dept. Close to Finalized

Sources:  UB.com, Absolute Poker Resolution With US Justice Dept. Close to Final
PocketFives.com on Thursday reported that UB.com and its sister online poker site, AbsolutePoker.com, are close to finalizing a resolution with the US Justice Department

Online Poker Payouts: Carbon Sees Fastest Check Processing in Over a Year

Online Poker Payouts:  Carbon Sees Fastest Check Processing in Over a Year
Good news on the online poker payouts front as Carbon Poker customers have reported receiving checks in record time.

Tribes Hold the Cards in California Online Poker Effort: New Jersey Racing to be First

Tribes Hold the Cards in California Online Poker Effort:  New Jersey Racing to b
The odds of New Jersey legalizing online poker first is much greater than California doing so and the San Francisco Chronicle’s Demian Bulwa does a superb job of laying out the reason why.

Commission Junction Drops Covers Experts: The Casualties of War

Commission Junction Drops Covers Experts:  The Casualties of War
The sports handicapping “war” shows no letup even if both sides seem a bit apprehensive in terms of releasing critical information.

Nevada Gambling Revenues Up 5.7 Percent in February: Online Poker Traffic Sees Gain

Nevada Gambling Revenues Up 5.7 Percent in February:  Online Poker Traffic Sees
Good news for both the Las Vegas gambling and online poker sectors as both reported gains.

Inquirer: Odds Improve for Atlantic City Internet Gambling

Inquirer:  Odds Improve for Atlantic City Internet Gambling
The Philadelphia Inquirer on Tuesday featured an article on the prospects of Internet gambling in Atlantic City.

Wicked Ways: Even Witchcraft Can’t Save the Epic Poker League

Wicked Ways:  Even Witchcraft Can’t Save the Epic Poker League
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in Colonial Massachusetts, between February 1692 and May 1693.

Instant Banking for Online Gambling Could Return to US Soon

Instant Banking for Online Gambling Could Return to US Soon
There may be a new payment processor in town for those in the US online gambling community.

Epic Meltdown: Poker League Now $8 Million in the Hole

Epic Meltdown:  Poker League Now $8 Million in the Hole
The disastrous Epic Poker League is sinking faster than the Titanic, minus the life rafts.

Maryland Now Allows Gambling on Fantasy Sports: Life Behind Bars for Booking NFL Games

Maryland Now Allows Gambling on Fantasy Sports:  Life Behind Bars for Booking NF
Maryland now allows wagering on fantasy sports just weeks after indicting the founder of Bodog.com for running an online sports betting operation. 

Will Online Gambling Really Discourage People From Visiting Atlantic City?

Will Online Gambling Really Discourage People From Visiting Atlantic City?
An opinion piece in the Bergen Record suggests that the legalization of online gambling in the state of New Jersey may do more harm than good.

Fast Poker Makes Its Debut on Unibet

Fast Poker Makes Its Debut on Unibet
Unibet, one of the leading European online poker rooms, has incorporated Fast Poker into its platform this week.

Manitoba Launches Online Gambling Venture

BCLC set off on a new course for its online business today, announcing that it is partnering with Manitoba Lotteries to provide online gambling to Manitobans.

Spring Cleaning at Cryptologic as Amaya Gaming Takes Over: Shares to be Delisted

Spring Cleaning at Cryptologic as Amaya Gaming Takes Over
With Amaya Gaming assuming 81 percent of troubled Cryptologic’s issued shares, CEO David Gayagan has resigned as has CFO Huw Spiers, general counsel Nick Catros and two other board members.

UFC Champ Georges St-Pierre to Endorse Online Poker Room 888.com

UFC Champ Georges St-Pierre to Endorse Online Poker Room 888.com
One of the UFC’s most recognized names, Montreal’s own Georges St-Pierre, has been announced as a new global ambassador for the popular online poker site 888.com.
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