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Bet24 Poker Signs on 7 New Pros

Bet24 Poker Signs on 7 New Pros
Scandinavian online poker room Bet24 has brought on 7 new pros, one of whom has won more than $1 million in live tournaments thus far.

Scientific Games Shares Fall 10 Percent: Relationship With Playtech Turbulent

Scientific Games Shares Fall 10 Percent:  Relationship With Playtech Turbulent
Scientific Games Corp (Nasdaq: SGMS) witnessed a sharp decline in its share price on Monday following reports it may be ending a joint venture with Playtech, one of online gambling’s leading software providers and poker networks.

PartyPoker Pulls Away From The Pack

PartyPoker Pulls Away From The Pack
For the first time in a long time, PartyPoker has built a solid lead over closest rival the iPoker Network.

No Misconduct in Washington D.C. Online Poker Vote

No Misconduct in Washington D.C. Online Poker Vote
The D.C. inspector general has determined that there is insufficient evidence” of any D.C. Council members “acted improperly or violated standards of conduct” as part of their vote to legalize online poker in the district.

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission 80 Percent Success Rate: No Mention of UB.com

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission 80 Percent Success Rate:  No Mention of UB.com
The Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC) this week boasted about their impressive 80 percent success record for complaint resolution.

Zen Entertainment Adds New Suite of MAC and PC Compatible Browser-Based Applications

Zen Entertainment Adds New Suite of MAC and PC Compatible Browser-Based
Zen Entertainment (ZEN) has announced that its brand partners can now offer a new suite of MAC and PC-compatible browser-based applications.

Poker News: Zynga Shares Up 6.1 Percent on News of ‘Real Money’ Play: Reid i-Poker Insertion Plan

Zynga Shares Up 6.1 Percent on News of ‘Real Money’ Play:
The world’s largest online poker room, Zynga, witnessed a 6.1 percent surge in its share price on Friday with news of "real cash play" talks.

PartyPoker.com, Moneybookers Named in MegaUpload Piracy Indictment

PartyPoker.com, Moneybookers Named in MegaUpload Piracy Indictment
PartyPoker.com and Moneybookers were both mentioned as part of the much publicized indictment of video and image hosting website, Megaupload.com.

Poker News: Zynga in Talks to Offer ‘Real Money’ Poker, MSNBC on UB.com Player Plight

Poker News: Zynga in Talks to Offer ‘Real Money’ Poker
Zynga confirmed it is in conversations with other parties to offer “real money” online poker.

Power Struggle at Wynn: Another Ugly Divorce Battle

Power Struggle at Wynn:  Another Ugly Divorce Battle
Have you all been following the power struggle at Wynn Resorts Inc?

Ladbrokes Buys Stakes in US-Based Stadium Technology Group

Ladbrokes Buys Stakes in US-Based Stadium Technology Group
One of the United Kingdom’s largest bookmakers has bought a 65 per cent stake in US-based Stadium Technology Group, which specializes in sports betting technology and is used by a number of Las Vegas sportsbooks.

US Attorney Still Bowing to Full Tilt Poker, Pixie Dust Fairies

US Attorney Still Bowing to Full Tilt Poker, Pixie Dust Fairies
We at Gambling911.com simply cannot take it any more and apparently neither can much of the rest of the online poker sector.

Forbes: Online Poker Would be Huge for Zynga

Online Poker Would be Huge for Zynga
Forbes.com published a report Wednesday afternoon suggesting that legalized online gambling, specifically online poker, would be huge for Zynga.

What is Going on at PokerStars? Company Parts Ways with EPT CEO John Duthie

What is Going on at PokerStars?  Company Parts Ways with EPT CEO John Duthie
Yet another high ranking executive from the world’s largest real cash online poker firm, PokerStars, has left the company.

PPN Poker Returns After Leaving Players in Limbo for Four Months

PPN Poker
There appears to be some good news involving Chuck Kidd’s Poker Pros Network (PPN).

PokerStars Assembles Panel to Meet With Disgruntled Players: CEO Exit Still a Mystery

PokerStars Assembles Panel to Meet With Disgruntled Players
You can’ fault PokerStars, the world’s largest real money poker room, for at least trying.

Online Poker Traffic Stagnant for Week

Online Poker Traffic Stagnant for Week
Following a huge increase in online poker traffic last week, there was virtually zero growth during mid-January.

LowVig.com Reduced Juice a Bargain for Bettors During 2012 NFL Playoffs

LowVig.com Reduced Juice a Bargain for Bettors During 2012 NFL Playoffs
Experienced sports bettors are celebrating the New Year with toasts, returning to the days of ‘reduced juice’ on NFL and NBA betting at high limits at the new sportsbook, LowVig.com.

Federal RICO Complaint Filed Against UB.com

Federal RICO Complaint Filed Against UB.com
Eight high stakes poker players are named as plaintiffs in a federal RICO complaint against UB.com (formerly UltimateBet), claiming the company stole $20 million by exploiting security flaws.

Gabi Campos: The PokerStars CEO That Wasn't

Gabi Campos:  The PokerStars CEO That Wasn't
PokerStars late Monday confirmed that its CEO for nearly two years, Gabi Campos, has jumped ship.

Turmoil at PokerStars as CEO is Out

Turmoil at PokerStars as CEO is Out
Gabi Campos is out as CEO of PokerStars.  Campos joined the world’s largest real cash online poker company in 2010.

Victor Chandler Re-brands Itself to Bet Victor

Victor Chandler Re-brands Itself to Bet Victor
The “Gentleman’s Bookmaker” is trying to get a strong foothold in the exploding online poker market through a re-branding of the Victor Chandler name to “Bet Victor”.

Betfair Signs Olympics Deal, Casinos in Miami: Who Needs ‘Em? More…

Betfair Signs Olympics Deal, Casinos in Miami:  Who Needs ‘Em? More…
The largest sports betting exchange in the world, Betfair, has signed a deal with the International Olympics Committee plus...Would casinos in Miami really be necessary?

Merge Bad Beat Jackpot Hits at Over $1 Million

Merge Bad Beat Jackpot Hits at Over $1 Million
Gambling911.com has been paying very close attention to the Merge Bad Beat Jackpot as we have a few sponsor online poker rooms that utilize the network.

Merge Poker Moves to the Number 8 Position in Terms of Worldwide Traffic

Merge Poker Moves to the Number 8 Position in Terms of Worldwide Traffic
Merge Poker had been sitting at number 10 in terms of overall worldwide traffic pretty shortly after re-entering the North American market this past fall.
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