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Tribes Set to Begin Offering Online Gambling, Some to Target Most US States

Tribes Set to Begin Offering Online Gambling, Some to Target Most US States
Some of the 240 Indian tribes in the U.S. are eager for a piece of that market, writes Pamela M. Prah of PewStates.org.

MGM Approved to Operate Casino in Massachusetts

MGM Approved to Operate Casino in Massachusetts
The investigative arm of the state gambling commission recommended on Monday that MGM Resorts be found suitable to proceed with a bid for a casino in downtown Springfield.

Taxman Catches Up With British Bookmakers

Taxman Catches Up With British Bookmakers
Bookmakers are preparing for a tax avoidance crackdown on online gambling in Britain that will cost the industry 300 million pounds ($490 million) a year...

Bitcoin Endorsed by Wall Street, Dissed by China

Bitcoin Endorsed by Wall Street, Dissed by China
The anonymous virtual currency Bitcoin has received an endorsement from Wall Street powerhouse bank, that being Bank of America.

Caesars: Online Bets Might Hurt Land-Based Casinos

Caesars: Online Bets Might Hurt Land-Based Casinos
The world's largest casino company is cautioning investors that Internet gambling might hurt rather than help its brick-and-mortar casinos.

Online Gambling Glitches in New Jersey Persist

Online Gambling Glitches in New Jersey Persist
More than a week after online gambling began in New Jersey, casinos and their partners are still struggling to verify the location of people who want to play on the new websites....

Online Gambling Firm Paddy Power Sending Dennis Rodman Back to North Korea

Online Gambling Firm Paddy Power Sending Dennis Rodman Back to North Korea
Irish online gambling company Paddy Power is sending retired NBA star Dennis Rodman back to North Korea to help coach the national basketball team there.

New App Bravo Poker Live Shows Casino Waiting Times

New App Bravo Poker Live Shows Casino Waiting Times
An ingenious new app lets gamblers know the various casino waiting times.  The free iOS and Android app is called Bravo Poker Live and has all the makings of a huge hit.

Legal Online Bingo Site Luckity.com Opens to US Customers a la Churchill Downs

Legal Online Bingo Site Luckity.com Opens to US Customers Courtesy of Churchill
Now US players can enjoy online bingo from the comforts of their own home thanks to Luckity.com, a legal US-based website that comes to us courtesy of Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby.

Delaware Considers Gambling Expansion

Delaware Considers Gambling Expansion
Members of a state panel looking at Delaware's gambling industry amid increasing competition from neighboring states is reviewing a report on the feasibility of allowing more casinos in Delaware.

Bet on Real Financial Data With TradeFight.com

Bet on Real Financial Data With TradeFight.com
TradeFight.com is a new social gaming site that allows its players to challenge one another in the live financial market with $1000 in virtual cash.

Atlantic City Showboat Casino Fined for Unshuffled Cards

Atlantic City Showboat Casino Fined for Unshuffled Cards
New Jersey's top casino regulator has fined the Showboat casino hotel $7,000 for playing games with unshuffled cards, and violating rules regarding the money counting room.

Pennsylvania Wants a Piece of Online Gambling Industry

Pennsylvania Wants a Piece of Online Gambling Industry
Following the huge success with the launch of legalized online gambling in the state of New Jersey, neighboring Pennsylvania now wants a piece of the pie.

Betfair Share Price Up on Strong Earnings Report and News of Expansion Plan

Betfair Share Price Up on Strong Earnings Report and News of Expansion Plan
Betfair, the largest online betting exchange in Europe, has seen its shares rise more than 3 percent on Tuesday following news of its pre-tax profit for the past six months soaring 56 percent year-on-year to £32.5 million. 

Players Flock to New Jersey Internet Gambling

Players Flock to New Jersey Internet Gambling
The first week of Internet gambling in New Jersey went well, according to the state's top casino regulator, who says he finally stopped worrying about it.

Web Gambling Won’t Help NJ Credit Rating Much: Christie Still Predicts $1 Bil by July

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie came under heat for claiming that online gambling will bring in some $1 billion to the Garden State. 

Use of Credit Cards for Legalized Online Gambling Sites in US Encounter High Failure Rate

Use of Credit Cards for Legalized Online Gambling Sites in US Encounter High Fai
Global Gaming Business Magazine released an interesting report a few days back highlighting the challenges of legalized online gambling sites in the US attempts to process payments. 

Macau Revenue Jumps an Impressive 21 Percent in November

Macau Revenue Jumps an Impressive 21 Percent in November
Gambling revenue in the southern Chinese territory of Macau jumped 21.3 percent on year in November thanks in part to several hosted events including a big fight.

Cantor Gaming Enters China Market With Lottery

Cantor Gaming Enters China Market With Lottery
Cantor Gaming is the latest Las Vegas-based gambling company to move into the Chinese market.

Deadwood Casino to Appeal Unprecedented Punishment

Deadwood Casino to Appeal Unprecedented Punishment
Owners of the Four Aces Casino in Deadwood say they plan to appeal to circuit court an unprecedented $25,000 fine and a 15-day suspension of the business’s gambling license.

PartyPoker New Jersey to Become 5th Largest Online Poker Room in US

PartyPoker New Jersey to Become 5th Largest Online Poker Room in US
With an average of just over 350 real money players online, PartyPoker was destined to become the United States’ 5th largest online poker room

17,000 Bet During New Jersey Internet Gambling Test: PartyPoker Ads Everywhere

17,000 Bet During New Jersey Internet Gambling Test: PartyPoker Ads Everywhere
The numbers are in and they are pretty good.  A grand total of approximately 17,000 people took advantage of a five-day test period to kick off real money Internet gambling in New Jersey.

Nevada Gaming Revenues Down in October

Nevada Gaming Revenues Down in October
Nevada gambling revenues are down 2.6 percent in October compared with a year earlier.

WSOP.com to Host New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series

WSOP.com to Host New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series
Fresh off its real money online gambling kickoff in the Garden State, WSOP.com has announced its New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series available to those either living or visiting the state.

Steve Wynn Calls US Efforts to Stymie Online Gambling Like That of Prohibition (Video)

Steve Wynn Calls US Efforts to Stymie Online Gambling Like That of Prohibition (
Vegas casino tycoon Steve Wynn spoke this week about the launch of Internet gambling in New Jersey and compared the US Government’s attempts to quash the activity to that of prohibition.
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