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Equity Poker Network Acquires Action Poker

Equity Poker Network Acquires Action Poker
EquityPokerNetwork.com (“EPN”) announced today that it has acquired the long established Action Poker brand. The Network is positioning ActionPoker.com.

Outrage Over Paddy Power Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Betting Intensifies

Outrage Over Paddy Power Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Betting Intensifies
The public have taken to Twitter to lambaste Paddy Power for continuing to take bets on the outcome of South African paraplegic runner Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial.

Florida House Bill Would Not Permit Major Casinos in South Florida

Florida House Bill Would Not Permit Major Casinos in South Florida
The Florida House is saying no to bringing major casinos to South Florida.

Paddy Power Defends Taking Bets on Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Angry Tweets

Paddy Power Defends Taking Bets on Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Angry Tweets
Controversial Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has defended its decision to offer betting on the outcome of Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial.

Yahoo Sports Teams Up With Quicken Loans for ‘Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge’

Yahoo Sports Teams Up With Quicken Loans for ‘Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge’
Detroit-based Quicken Loans today announced it has teamed with Yahoo Sports as the technology provider for the now named 'Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports' contest. 

What is a Good Pay Per Head for College Basketball?

What is a Good Pay Per Head for College Basketball?
With March Madness just around the corner, you might be asking yourself What is a good Pay Per Head business to handle your players for College Basketball?

Macau Revenue Surges 40 Percent in February

Macau Revenue Surges 40 Percent in February
China's gambling hub Macau raked in 38 billion patacas ($4.8 billion) in gaming revenues in February, boosted by strong spending from wealthy punters during and after a week-long national holiday.

Neteller Returns to the US: Shares Surge Nearly 3 Percent

Neteller Returns to the US:  Shares Surge Nearly 3 Percent
Online payment solutions company Neteller announced Monday that it will be relaunching services in the US.

Sands Employees Angry at Adelson Over Breach: ‘He Should Just Shut Up’

Sands Employees Angry at Adelson Over Security Breach: ‘He Should Just Shut Up’
Employees of the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pa., are outraged and angry that their personal information has been put at risk apparently because of their boss's outspoken political statements.

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. 
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