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Sands Casino Bethlehem CEO Resigns Following Hacking

Sands Casino Bethlehem CEO Resigns Following Hacking
The CEO of Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem has resigned following a hacking that took down all Sands Las Vegas websites for nearly a week.

Infiniti Poker, The Bitcoin Room That Never Was, Vanishes

Infiniti Poker, The Bitcoin Room That Never Was, Vanishes
Infiniti Poker, an “upcoming” online poker room that promised to become one of the most significant Bitcoin operators in the sector has reportedly vanished following over a year worth of delays with its official launch.

NJ Authorizes Multi-State Slot Jackpots That Will Boost Winnings

NJ Authorizes Multi-State Slot Jackpots That Will Boost Winnings
New Jersey casino regulators approved a multi-state slots system designed to result in larger jackpots.

William Hill Warns That Greyhounds and Horses May Need to be Slaughtered

William Hill Warns That Greyhounds and Horses May Need to be Slaughtered
Ralph Topping, the boss of William Hill, Britain’s largest bookmaker, warned that a UK curb on gambling will likely result in the mass killing of defenseless greyhounds and horses.

Dire Warning for Ladbrokes Head: ‘Better Capitalize on World Cup or Else’

Dire Warning for Ladbrokes Head:  ‘Better Capitalize on World Cup or Else’
Embattled Ladbrokes CEO Richard Glynn faces the axe this coming August if he can’t turn things around at the UK’s second largest bookmaking firm. 

Bwin.Party Execs Get 550 Per Cent of Annual Salary: Founders Decline Offer

Bwin.Party Execs Get 550 Per Cent of Annual Salary:  Founders Decline Offer
Bwin.Party shareholders on Monday voted a new pay scheme whereby top executives would receive up to 550 per cent of their annual salary.  70 per cent of voters approved the new deal....

First Multi-State Online Poker Deal Set to Begin Today in US

First Multi-State Online Poker Deal Set to Begin Today in US
The first interstate compact between two US states combining their respective player pools was set to begin Tuesday February 25, 2014.

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa Has $2.8 Million Winner

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa Has $2.8 Million Winner
A Jackpot Empire slot machine at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa lived up to its name early Sunday morning when one lucky player from Riverview, Fla.

Canbet Players Owed At Least Half a Million GBP: Screwed Customers Revolt

Canbet Players Owed At Least Half a Million GBP: Screwed Customers Revolt
SBR Forum, a popular sports betting social media outlet, has recorded a total of 255 customers owed in excess of 500,000 GBP by insolvent Canbet.com

Adelson and Las Vegas Sands Corp to Spend ‘Billions’ on Japan Casino

Adelson and Las Vegas Sands Corp to Spend ‘Billions’ on Japan Casino
CEO Adelson said would spend $10 bln but rather invest $7 bln with Japan gaming market estimated worth reaching $40 bln a year.

Casinos More Likely to Outsource Security to Private Companies

Casinos More Likely to Outsource Security to Private Companies
When Springfield, Mass. needed to choose who would build its first casino, the city hired an outside adviser to help with the process.

Federal Bill Outlawing All Online Gambling Except Poker to be Introduced in March

Federal Bill Outlawing All Online Gambling Except Poker to be Introduced in Marc
U.S. Senator Dean Heller (R-Nevada) said he anticipates new federal legislation banning all forms of online gambling except poker to be introduced in the coming months. 

North vs. South in New Jersey Gambling Expansion Debate

North vs. South in New Jersey Gambling Expansion Debate
North New Jersey lawmakers want a casino in the Meadowlands, just a minutes drive away from Manhattan (barring rush hour). 

Playtech to Pay Special Dividend as Profits Rise

Playtech to Pay Special Dividend as Profits Rise
Gaming software developer Playtech (PTEC.L) said it would pay shareholders a special dividend of 100 million pounds ($167 million) as it posted a rise in full-year profit for 2013.

Sands Bethlehem was Main Target of Last Week’s Hacking

Sands Bethlehem was Main Target of Last Week’s Hacking
Casino giant Las Vegas Sands Corp. said Tuesday that hacking into their websites and internal systems last week went deeper than the company had previously known.

Bwin.Party Shares Up Another 3.5 Per Cent as Ader Prepares His Move

Bwin.Party Shares Up Another 3.5 Per Cent as Ader Prepares His Move
Bwin.Party shares continued to climb on news that an activist investor, Jason Ader, was getting ready to hand pick someone new to join that online gambling firm’s board. 

Real Gaming Becomes Nevada’s 3rd Real Money Online Poker Site to Launch

Real Gaming Becomes Nevada’s 3rd Real Money Online Poker Site to Launch
They wanted to be first but they also wanted to do things right.  South Point Casino has finally launched its real money online poker site, changing its name to Real Gaming.

Sands Hackers Got Customer Credit Card Info, Passwords for Slot Machine Systems

Sands Hackers Got Customer Credit Card Info, Passwords for Slot Machine Systems
Casino giant Las Vegas Sands Corp. said Tuesday that hacking into their websites and internal systems last week went deeper than the company had previously known.

‘Love Is Love’ $50k Same Sex Wedding Giveaway Offered at Caesars

‘Love Is Love’ $50k Same Sex Wedding Giveaway Offered at Caesars
Caesars Entertainment in Atlantic City is celebrating same sex marriages with a “Love Is Love” $50,000 same sex wedding giveaway. 

Man Behind the Curtain of IGT Shakeup Now Looks to Pull Strings at Bwin.Party

Man Behind the Curtain of IGT Shakeup Now Looks to Pull Strings at Bwin.Party
For long time readers of Gambling911.com this may all seem like déjà vu.  It was reported Tuesday that an activist investor could be looking to shake things up at online gambling giant Bwin.Party. 

Breakup of Bwin.Party Possible With Activist Fund Taking Stake in Company

Breakup of Bwin.Party Possible With Activist Fund Taking Stake in Company
The Financial Times of London is reporting that a New York-based activist hedge fund will be taking a stake in struggling Bwin.Party. 

Online Gambling Gold Rush: Adelson was Once Poised to Operate Web Casino

Online Gambling Gold Rush:  Adelson was Once Poised to Operate Web Casino
In a 2007 piece appearing in the San Francisco Chronicle, Thomas Somach wrote extensively on the potential for an Internet Gambling gold rush in the US....

Sands Casino Websites Back Up But Slow to Access

Sands Casino Websites Back Up But Slow to Access
Days after a hacking of its various corporate websites, Sands Casino was back up and operational on the Web Saturday evening.  Still, the sites were slow to access at times.

Somach to Talk Online Poker ‘Texas Block’em’ With Inventor Arthur Pfeiffer

Somach to Talk Online Poker ‘Texas Block’em’ With Inventor Arthur Pfeiffer
Journalist Tom Somach of Gambling911.com and the San Francisco Examiner and mathematician Arthur Pfeiffer, inventor of the new poker game Texas Block 'em, will be guests on national radio Dec 26.

David Beckham to Promote Casinos in Singapore, Macau

David Beckham to Promote Casinos in Singapore, Macau
Retired British Football star David Beckham is set to begin promoting casinos in Singapore and Macau in the coming year.
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