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Atlantic City Casinos Expected to Re-Open Soon With Christie Lifting Evacuation Order

Atlantic City Casinos Expected to Re-Open Soon With Christie Lifting Evacuation
With New Jersey Governor Chris Christie lifting evacuation orders in Atlantic City, casinos were expected to re-open in the coming days.

MGM Gets Final Approval for Online Poker License in Nevada

MGM Gets Final Approval for Online Poker License in Nevada
MGM has been approved for its online poker license in the state of Nevada and plans to launch a free-to-play website by March.

Atlantic City Casinos to Reopen Once Governor Lifts Evacuation Orders

Atlantic City Casinos to Reopen Once Governor Lifts Evacuation Orders
As Atlantic City’s 12 casinos economic losses begin mounting, officials still are unsure just when the establishments will be ready to reopen.

Newest Online Poker Room for US Customers Launches: PokerRebel.com

Newest Online Poker Room for US Customers Launches:  PokerRebel.com
PokerRebel.com, a new online poker room that accepts players from around the world including the USA, launched on November 1, 2012.

Betable Looks to Take on Zynga: Recruits Three Rivals Including Slingo

Betable Looks to Take on Zynga:  Recruits Three Rivals Including Slingo
Betable has teamed up with three social gaming companies to expand into real money online poker, following rival Zynga’s lead.

Unibet Profits Cut in Half as Business Slows for 3rd Quarter of 2012

Unibet Profits Cut in Half as Business Slows for 3rd Quarter of 2012
Unibet gross Winnings Revenue amounted to GBP 43.8 (37.8) million for the third quarter of 2012 and GBP 140.3 (109.7) million for the period January to September 2012.

Neteller to Re-Enter US Market With Caesars Partnership

Neteller to Re-Enter US Market With Caesars Partnership
Caesars Interactive announced on Tuesday it has partnered up with Isle of Man-based payment processor Neteller via its parent company, Optimal Payments.

Atlantic City Casinos May Reopen Friday Morning Following Sandy’s Wrath

Atlantic City Casinos May Reopen Friday Morning Following Sandy’s Wrath
Hurricane Sandy has silenced the thousands of slot machines and high-rollers who normally crowd the black jack and roulette tables of Atlantic City....

Phil Ivey Launches IveyPoker.com: New Social Media Poker Site

Phil Ivey Launches IveyPoker.com:  New Social Media Poker Site
Still reeling from his failure to collect from a British casino, poker icon Phil Ivey has launched a new social media poker site, IveyPoker.com.

Atlantic City Casino Workers Union President: ‘I Have Never Seen so Much Water in the Inlet’

Atlantic City Casino Workers Union President:  ‘I Have Never Seen so Much Water
Category 1 Hurricane Sandy made landfall just south of the United State’s second largest casino destination of Atlantic City Monday evening.

bwin.party Gaming Platforms to Be Powered by Lightstreamer Real-Time Technology

bwin.party Gaming Platforms to Be Powered by Lightstreamer Real-Time Technology
Weswit, a global leader in real-time web solutions, today announced that bwin.party  has re-selected Lightstreamer to power its world-class gaming and betting platforms.

Sportsbook Director Michael Colbert No Longer With Cantor Gaming Following Arrest

Sportsbook Director Michael Colbert No Longer With Cantor Gaming Following Arres
Robert Hubbell, a spokesman with Cantor Gaming in New York, told the Las Vegas Review Journal that Sportsbook Director Michael Colbert was no longer an employee with Cantor Gaming.

Ad Age: Online Gambling Sites to Drop Billions on Ads, Could Surpass Insurance Companies

Ad Age:  Online Gambling Sites to Drop Billions on Ads, Could Surpass Insurance
The next big boom in advertising, according to a report released by industry trade publication Ad Age, it’s online gambling.

Alderney to Investigate PinnacleSports.com

Alderney to Investigate PinnacleSports.com
The online gambling licensing jurisdiction of Alderey does not want to take any chances following last summer’s debacle with Full Tilt Poker.

Atlantic City Evacuated Ahead of Hurricane Sandy

Atlantic City Evacuated Ahead of Hurricane Sandy
With Hurricane Sandy potentially making a direct hit on the United States second largest gambling destination, mandatory evacuations were ordered for Atlantic City.

Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland Catering to Asian Americans

Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland Catering to Asian Americans
A new northeast Ohio casino is reaching out to gamblers of Asian descent with events tailored to Asian tastes and hosts that handle tasks for those bettors.

Cantor Gaming Being Probed by Nevada GCB Following Arrest of Executive

Cantor Gaming Being Probed by Nevada GCB Following Arrest of Executive
The Gaming Control Board in Nevada is now focusing on possibly regulatory violations against Cantor Gaming following the arrest of its Sportsbook Director  Michael Colbert on Wednesday.

California Online Poker Coalition Dissolves

California Online Poker Coalition Dissolves
A coalition of 46 card clubs and Indian casinos is disbanding in frustration over the failure to legalize online poker in the state of California.

Pinnacle Sports Denies Any of Its Employees Under Arrest: Business as Usual

Pinnacle Sports Denies Any of Its Employees Under Arrest:  Business as Usual
In a statement issued by Curacao-based Pinnacle Sports, the company has denied any of its officials have been arrested as part of a massive nationwide sting operation....

Pinnacle Entertainment 3rd Quarter Loss Narrows

Pinnacle Entertainment 3rd Quarter Loss Narrows
Shares of Pinnacle Entertainment hit annual highs Wednesday after the casino operator halved its losses for the third quarter and beat Wall Street expectations.

Zynga Partners With Bwin.Party to Offer Real Money Online Poker in UK

Zynga Partners With Bwin.Party to Offer Real Money Online Poker in UK
Zynga and bwin.party today announced an exclusive partnership to offer real money online Poker and Casino games in the UK market.

Zynga Shares Jump After Company Revenue Beats Expectations

Zynga Shares Jump After Company Revenue Beats Expectations
Zynga Inc raised the lower end of its 2012 earnings outlook after quarterly revenue beat Wall Street's rock-bottom expectations, driving its shares 13 percent higher.

Despite Shedding European Market, Bodog Poker Close to Cracking Top 10

Despite Shedding European Market, Bodog Poker Close to Cracking Top 10
Bodog Poker may have shed its European market, but that move hasn't hurt traffic any. 

EuroClub Network: The Newest Online Poker Network Debuts With Goldbet

EuroClub Network:  The Newest Online Poker Network Debuts With Goldbet
Euroclub Network Ltd. announced today that it launched a new online poker network, branded League Network, with its showcase premier customer, Goldbet.

Zynga Lay Offs in Boston, Austin, Japan and Great Britain Leave Hundreds Out of Work

Zynga Lay Offs in Boston, Austin, Japan and Great Britain Leave Hundreds Out of
Zynga on Tuesday announced it was laying off 5 percent of its full-time workforce, mostly in Boston and Austin.
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