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Shares in 888 Holdings Up 18 Per Cent Wednesday

Shares in 888 Holdings Up 18 Per Cent Wednesday

Zynga’s Move Into Mobile Not Exactly Smooth

Zynga’s Move Into Mobile Not Exactly Smooth
Zynga Inc's inexorable decline over the past six months, capped by a sharp reduction in its 2012 outlook on Thursday, has sharpened interest in what Chief Executive Mark Pincus will do next.

Bitcoin for Online Poker: The Future is Almost Now

Bitcoin for Online Poker:  The Future is Almost Now
Bryon Micon now lives and breathes bitcoins and the opportunity to use this new and anonymous online currency to play online poker.

Full Tilt Poker Affiliates Out of Luck With PokerStars Takeover

Full Tilt Poker Affiliates Out of Luck With PokerStars Takeover
For previous Full Tilt Poker affiliates hopeful they might win out from the recent takeover by PokerStars, that won’t be happening.

William Hill and Sportingbet Agree to Takeover Terms

William Hill and Sportingbet Agree to Takeover Terms
The United Kingdom’s largest bookmaker, William Hill, is one step closer to taking over rival Sportingbet, one of the first successful online bookmakers.

Casino Table Games Up 15 Percent in PA

Casino Table Games Up 15 Percent in PA
Gross revenue from table games rose 15.4 percent last month compared to the same period a year ago, state gambling regulators reported today.

Tom ‘Durrrr’ Dwan, Vikton ‘Isildur1’ Blom Signed to the New Full Tilt Poker

Tom ‘Durrrr’ Dwan, Vikton ‘Isildur1’ Blom Signed to the New Full Tilt Poker
Two of the biggest names in the modern day of poker, Tom “Durrrr” Dwan and Viktor “Isildur1”, have been announced as the latest signings for the reincarnated Full Tilt Poker.

Coral Poker Moves to iPoker Network, TLC88.com to Utilize Bodog Poker

Coral Poker Moves to iPoker Network, TLC88.com to Utilize Bodog Poker
Gala Coral, one of the UK’s largest gaming operators, announced plans to move over to the popular iPoker Network.

Sportingbet Rejects Second William Hill Bid

Sportingbet Rejects Second William Hill Bid
A second bid made by the United Kingdom’s largest bookmaker, William Hill, to acquire Sportingbet has been rejected as a deadline looms this week.

PokerStars Patent for Rush Poker May Force Out Competitors

PokerStars Patent for Rush Poker May Force Out Competitors
Full Tilt Poker owned the patent for a high speed online poker variant it branded as Rush Poker and now PokerStars owns FTP.  What becomes of the patent?

Calling Their Bluff: Enet Won’t Honor Bluff Gaming Accounts for Now

Calling Their Bluff:  Enet Won’t Honor Bluff Gaming Accounts for Now
Poker players owed monies from defunct Bluff Gaming are growing increasingly frustrated after Enet Poker pulled the plug on a deal to assume payouts, at least for the time being.

Paddy Power to Create 600 New Jobs in Dublin

Paddy Power to Create 600 New Jobs in Dublin
Ireland’s biggest bookmaker, Paddy Power, is expanding and creating 600 new jobs along the way.

South Point Poker Gears Up for Real Money Gambling This Fall: Now Hiring

South Point Poker Gears Up for Real Money Gambling This Fall:  Now Hiring
South Point Poker is hoping to become the first real money online poker site based in the United States to begin taking bets.

Atlantic City Gambling Revenue Dips

Atlantic City Gambling Revenue Dips
Revenue figures due to be released Wednesday afternoon will show how Atlantic City’s newest casino is faring six months since it opened.

FeltStars The Latest Online Poker Room to Bite The Dust

FeltStars The Latest Online Poker Room to Bite The Dust
FeltStars has become the latest in a rash of poorly funded online poker rooms to shut down in recent weeks.

Nevada Gambling Revenue Off 3 Percent in August

Nevada Gambling Revenue Off 3 Percent in August
Gambling revenue in Nevada fell a bit more than 3% to $859.2 million in August, according to figures released Wednesday by the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

Free Online Poker Thriving as Zynga Continues to Lose Ground

Free Online Poker Thriving as Zynga Continues to Lose Ground
There was yet another blow Tuesday to the once powerful Zynga, home to what is still the largest free online poker site in the world.

Man Who Brought Down World Sports Exchange to be Profiled on ‘American Greed’ (Video)

Man Who Brought Down World Sports Exchange to be Profiled on ‘American Greed’
Sir Allen Stanford is the next reputed con artist to be featured on CNBC’s must watch series “American Greed”.

PokerStars to Offer First Live Poker Room in London

PokerStars to Offer First Live Poker Room in London
The world’s largest “real money” online poker room has made an equity investment in London’s newly opened Hippodrome Casino.

Zynga Poker Loses Long Time GM

Zynga Poker Loses Long Time GM
A seventh executive has left Zynga over the last month alone.  This time it is Laurence Toney, General Manager of Zynga Poker.

Full Tilt Poker Confirms Isle of Man License

Full Tilt Poker Confirms Isle of Man License
The Isle of Man, perhaps the single most respected Internet gambling licensing jurisdiction on the planet, has officially landed Full Tilt Poker.

Gambling Deal Lifts Stock of Online Game Maker Glu

Gambling Deal Lifts Stock of Online Game Maker Glu
Shares of Glu Mobile Inc. got a boost Monday after the mobile game developer said it signed a gambling deal with Probability PLC.

Poker Pro Vadim Trincher Sues Trump Tower Over ‘Rampant Mold’

Poker Vadim Trincher Sues Trump Tower Over ‘Rampant Mold’
A professional poker player, Vadim Trincher, is suing Trump Tower for a “rampant mold” problem in his 63rd-floor condo.

Zynga Stocks Continue to Slide: World’s Largest Free Poker Site in Danger

Zynga Stocks Continue to Slide:  World’s Largest Free Poker Site in Danger
Shares in Zynga, home to the world’s largest free play online poker site, continued to slide on Friday as the company slashed its guidance.

Boyd Gaming and Station Casinos Approved for Internet Poker in Nevada

Boyd Gaming and Station Casinos Approved for Internet Poker in Nevada
The Nevada Gaming Board has temporarily approved applications filed by Boyd Gaming and Station Casinos to operate online poker rooms within the Silver State.
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