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Gambling Sector Anxiously Awaiting Las Vegas Sands 2012 Q2 Earnings Wednesday

Gambling Sector Anxiously Awaiting Las Vegas Sands 2012 Q2 Earnings Wednesday
Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands (LVS) earnings report for 2012 Q2 was to come out on Wednesday, expected after the market closes.

Zynga to Report Earnings on Wednesday: Online Poker Could Provide Big Boost

Zynga to Report Earnings on Wednesday:  Online Poker Could Provide Big Boost
Yesterday, Gambling911.com reported on how Zynga was already in the process of negotiating “real money” platforms for its uber popular Texas Hold’em online poker game.

‘Kite Marks’ for Online Gambling Could Encourage Operators to Obtain License in UK

‘Kite Marks’ for Online Gambling Could Encourage Operators to Obtain License in
Regulators in the United Kingdom have proposed using a “kite-marking system” as a means of encouraging operators to seek regulation there.

South Point Poker Would Move Away From Zen Gaming Network: Launch Planned for Fall

South Point Poker Would Move Away From Zen Gaming Network:  Launch Planned for F
South Point Poker anticipates being the first “real money” intrastate online poker site in the US with a launch expected by fall.

Maine Newest Casino’s Future in Doubt following Development Permit Nullification

Maine Newest Casino’s Future in Doubt following Development Permit Nullification
The immediate future of Maine's newest casino is in doubt.

Zynga Gets Bids to Offer ‘Real Cash’ Online Poker

Zynga Real Cash Online Poker
GTECH G2 and Playtech confirmed to have submitted bids to provide the social giant Zynga Poker with a real cash online poker platform, according to eGaming Review Magazine Monday.

Macau Murder Spate Worrisome as Growth Slows in Casino Mecca

Macau Murder Spate Worrisome as Growth Slows in Casino Mecca
In Macau, three murders in the past two weeks have raised fears that violent crime is growing more common at the same time as the island's casino operators are struggling with slower growth.

Revenues Way Up at 32Red: Will Enter Italy Market

Revenues Way Up at 32Red:  Will Enter Italy Market
Shares at 32Red have risen 3.3 percent, valuing the company at £30 million following an upbeat forecast of full year revenues.

Bookmakers May Become Extinct Like the Dinosaurs

Bookmakers May Become Extinct Like the Dinosaurs
The Ice Age killed off the dinosaurs and it appears the Internet may soon kill off the bookmakers.

Ring Fencing Policy at iPoker Network Clarified

Ring Fencing Policy at iPoker Network Clarified
iPoker has attempted to clarify its policy on ring-fencing for its dozens of online poker skins.

Churchill Downs Applies for Online Poker License

Churchill Downs Applies for Online Poker License
Kentucky’s Churchill Downs is the latest entity to apply for an online poker license in the state of Nevada.

Casino Mogul, Political Donor Sheldon Adelson Lashes Out Over Prostitution Claims

Casino Mogul, Political Donor Sheldon Adelson Lashes Out Over Prostitution Claim
Sheldon Adelson denies personally approving prostitution at company properties in the Chinese gambling enclave of Macau.

Social Gaming Updates: Camasino.com, Bam Poker

Social Gaming Updates:  Camasino.com, Bam Poker
Gambling911.com is set to present a series of interviews with some of the newest social gaming websites including Camasino.com and Bam Poker.

Heartland Poker Tour to Celebrate 200th Episode With $250K Prize Pool in Albuquerque

Heartland Poker Tour to Celebrate 200th Episode With $250K Prize Pool in Albuque
The Heartland Poker Tour, the nationally-syndicated poker show produced out of Fargo, North Dakota, is set to film its 200th episode on Monday, July 30 at Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque, NM.

NorthBet Joins the Gambling911.com Family

NorthBet Joins the Gambling911.com Family
NorthBet.ag has joined the Gambling911.com family just in time for the upcoming NFL season.

Homeless Poker Players From US Have Hope From Poker Refugees

Homeless Poker Players From US Have Hope From Poker Refugees
Following last year’s shock exits of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker from the US market, the vast majority of poker pros have been left with few options in which to play online.

Wynn Resorts 2Q Net Income Rises, but Revenue Down

Wynn Resorts 2Q Net Income Rises, but Revenue Down
Wynn Resorts Ltd. said Tuesday its second-quarter earnings rose from the same quarter last year, which was weighed down by a hefty charge.

Big Boss at Paddy Power Appears on ‘Undercover Boss’

Big Boss at Paddy Power Appears on ‘Undercover Boss’
Soon-to-be Head of Operations for Ireland’s biggest bookmaker Paddy Power, William Reeves, is currently appearing on tonight’s episode of “Undercover Boss”, airing in the UK.

Kahnawake Gaming Commission: No Addressing the Status of Absolute Poker, UB.com (Video)

Kahnawake Gaming Commission:  No Addressing the Status of Absolute Poker, UB.com
General Counsel not asked about Absolute Poker payment status nor does he bring it up

Lock Poker to Boost Online Support Beginning July 22

Lock Poker to Boost Online Support Beginning July 22
Lock Poker, which started its own online poker network June 1 (a rebranding of the Cake Network), has been overwhelmed by the sheer number of players that have come on board in recent weeks.

Skillbet.com The Newest ‘Legal’ Online Poker Site for US Players

Skillbet.com The Newest ‘Legal’ Online Poker Site for US Players
Those living in the United States now have a new place in which to play online poker.  Introducing Skillbet.com.

888 Poker, Casino Revenue Stun Investors: Share Price Rises 14 Per Cent

888 Poker, Casino Revenue Stun Investors:  Share Price Rises 14 Per Cent
The week ended solid for 888 Holdings, parent company of the world’s 4th largest online poker venture, 888Poker.com.

Las Vegas Visitation Up, Gambling Down

Las Vegas Visitation Up, Gambling Down
Las Vegas saw slightly more visitors this May compared with the same month last year, although gambling was down more than 10 percent in Clark County.

Caesars First Time Falling Below IPO

Caesars First Time Falling Below IPO
Gaming giant Caesars Entertainment has fallen slightly below its IPO price for the first time since it went public five months ago.

Paddy Power Passes Preliminary Review to Operate Online Gambling Site in Nevada

Paddy Power Passes Preliminary Review to Operate Online Gambling Site in Nevada
The United Kingdom’s third largest bookmaker, Paddy Power, was granted a preliminary finding of suitability to operate in Nevada by state gaming regulators Wednesday.
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