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Breaking News: Full Tilt Poker Players to be Paid in Full, US Attorney Grants Deal

Breaking News:  Full Tilt Poker Players to be Paid in Full, US Attorney Grants D
Gambling911.com has confirmed that a deal for PokerStars to acquire Full Tilt Poker has been given approval by the US Attorney’s in the Southern District of New York.

Preet Bharara Receives ‘Person of Year’ Award Ahead of Positive Full Tilt Poker News (Video)

Preet Bharara Receives ‘Person of Year’ Award Ahead of Positive Full Tilt Poker
US Attorney for NY Southern District Preet Bharara recently received the India Abroad Person of the Year Award.

Paddy Power ‘London Olympic-like’ Ad Can Stay: Locog Furious!

Paddy Power Olympics Ad
Online gambling houses are not permitted to advertise or associate themselves in any way with the London Olympics, but that didn’t stop the creative folks over at Paddy Power.

Genting Singapore Shares Fall to 2-Year Low

Genting Singapore Shares Fall to 2-Year Low
Shares of Genting Singapore GENS.SI fell as much as 2.3 percent to its lowest in nearly two years, after rival Las Vegas Sands' LVS.N second-quarter earnings miss raised concerns.

Beth Shak Goes on ‘The View’ and Full Tilt Poker Questions Are Out of Bounds

Beth Shak Goes on ‘The View’ and Full Tilt Poker Questions Are Out of Bounds
America had a chance this week at hearing some insight into the Full Tilt Poker fiasco from an insider on "The View" but all the women talked about was shoes. 

Defendant in ‘Black Friday’ Online Poker Case Gets 3 Years Prison Sentence

Defendant in ‘Black Friday’ Online Poker Case Gets 3 Years Prison Sentence
A defendant involved in processing millions of dollars in payments for three online poker rooms in the US has been sentenced to three years prison.

Friday Decision Likely on Maryland Special Session to Talk Gambling Expansion

Friday Decision Likely on Maryland Special Session to Talk Gambling Expansion
A spokeswoman for Gov. Martin O’Malley says a formal announcement on whether a special session will be held in Maryland to expand gambling is likely to be made on Friday.

Eight Analysts Cut Price Target on Zynga as Texas Hold’em Poker Maker Sees Sharp Decline

Eight Analysts Cut Price Target on Zynga as Texas Hold’em Poker Maker Sees Sharp
Zynga witnessed a 42 percent drop in its share price following less-than-rosy news about the company’s future.

First Online Poker Sites Expected to be Operating in Nevada Within 90 Days

First Online Poker Sites Expected to be Operating in Nevada Within 90 Days
Nevada Gaming Control Board Chairman Mark Lipparelli confirmed that the first licensed online poker rooms could be operating within that state in 60 to 90 days.

Chris Christie Continues to be Adamant: Casino Gambling in Atlantic City Only

Chris Christie Continues to be Adamant:  Casino Gambling in Atlantic City Only
Governor Chris Christie continues to lay down the law, insisting only Atlantic City will play host to casinos in the state of New Jersey. 

Las Vegas Sands Sees Huge 35 Percent 3rd Quarter Plunge

Las Vegas Sands Sees Huge 35 Percent 3rd Quarter Plunge
Las Vegas Sands Corp. said Wednesday that second-quarter profit tumbled by 35 percent as the casino operator’s table winnings fell at home and in Asia.

Zynga CEO Confirms Real Money Online Poker in 2013 During Conference Call

Zynga CEO Confirms Real Money Online Poker in 2013 During Conference Call
CEO Mark Pincus confirmed reports featured on Gambling911.com earlier in the week that the company will be offering “real money” online poker in the first half of 2013.

Gay Poker Players Head Into The Closet With New Shirt Line

Gay Poker Players Head Into The Closet With New Shirt Line
High profile gay poker players the likes of Jason Somerville and Vanessa Selbst have increased interest in the game within the LGBT community.

Zynga Earnings Miss: Las Vegas Sands Falls Short Too

Zynga Earnings Miss:  Las Vegas Sands Falls Short Too

Pendula: ‘If Zynga Stock Gets Nailed, I Intend to Add Aggressively to My Position’

Pendula:  ‘If Zynga Stock Gets Nailed, I Intend to Add Aggressively to My Positi
All eyes are on Zynga later this afternoon (July 25, 2012) as that popular social gaming firm is set to release its financials.

June Gambling Revenue Flat in Mississippi

Mississippi's casino revenues were basically flat in June, as a recovery at gambling halls along the Mississippi River barely made up for losses on the Gulf Coast.

Zynga Earnings May Surprise Wednesday: Investors Eagerly Await Las Vegas Sands Numbers

Zynga Earnings May Surprise Wednesday
Wednesday July 25, 2012 will be a big day in the world of gambling stocks as investors eagerly await earnings reports from both Zynga and the Las Vegas Sands.

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.
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