Gambling News

Victory Poker CEO Excited About Move To Cake

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/26/2010

Online Gambling Firms Centrebet, Playtech, William Hill Profits All Up

 

More good news for the online gambling sector as a number of top firms reported profit increases on Thursday:  Centrebet, Playtech and William Hill among them.

Following in the footsteps of strong financial numbers from Ireland’s online powerhouse Paddy Power, Centrebet out of Australia said its profits jumped a whopping 75 percent.

New and innovative products were allowing it to grow, according to a company statement.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/26/2010

Two Men Charged in Football-Fixing Fraud

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/26/2010

Online Gambling Companies Still Thrive Despite Deep Recession

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/25/2010

Paddy Power Profit Up 48 pct After World Cup Windfall

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/25/2010

California Bill on Exchange Wagering, Takeout Increase Progresses

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/25/2010

Sportsbook News: What’s Next For Kenny White

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/24/2010

Victory Poker Confirms Move To Cake Poker: Caging Sara Underwood

 

Dan Fleyshman, founder and CEO of Victory Poker confirmed to CoinFlip.com Monday that his online poker room will indeed be moving over to the Cake Poker Network

Rumors first began surfacing over the weekend.  Gambling911.com covered the story on Saturday (see Victory Poker Provides Winning Ingredient for Cake Poker).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/24/2010

An IRS “Sweep Up” Of Online Gambling Operators Forthcoming?

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/24/2010

Online Sportsbooks: Heroes Shuts Down, WSEX Might As Well Too

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/24/2010

Holland Commission Says Legalize Online Poker

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/24/2010

Michael Jordan Sons Have Gambling Bug Too

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/23/2010

Australia: Crown Casino News

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/23/2010

Costa Rica Announces Online Gambling Tax Plans

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/23/2010

Australia Casino, Gambling, and Political News With Greg Tingle

 

Australia continues to pump out some of the world's most interesting and unique casino, gambling, and political news this week. Melbourne remains on real life Underbelly alert, Mildura may start a pro casino political party, Aussie casino wars and more. Media Man and Gambling911 continue to bring you the best. Aussie casino king James Packer still may be sailing the high seas, but the news rolls on regardless. Load up the sniffer dogs, kangaroos, koalas, Tasmanian devils... it's a whale of a hunting time down under.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/21/2010

3D Australian International Movie Convention News and 3D Slots

 

Australia continues to be a hotbed for the digital entertainment industry, including the much hyped 3D sector. Avatar and the NRL State Of Origin may be the current 3D showcase productions, but that's far from the full story, and no, we're not talking about the exciting 3d porn flicks either. Media Man and Gambling911 swing past Australia's Gold Coast - Surfers Paradise, up Jupiter's Hotel and Casino way with this special 3D report Aussie style. Catch the wave...

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/20/2010

New Jersey Is Letting Gambling Dollars Get Away

By Raymond J. Lesniak (NJ.com Editorial)

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/20/2010

B.C. Relaunches Gambling Website

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/19/2010

Bwin CEO Blasts PokerStars, Full Tilt as Illegal Online Poker Rooms

While Norbert Teufelberger and his Bwin co-CEO Manfred Bodner insist that PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker will be froze out of the U.S.
Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/19/2010

Las Vegas Voted Among Most Stressful Cities

Sin City Las Vegas has been voted the most stressful city by Forbes.com.

“Las Vegas has got its share of stressors," says Kathleen Grace Santor M.Ed., Ed.S., a therapist and yoga instructor who founded the center and has studied stress for 15 years. "The 24-hour day requires employees to work 24 hours a day. They're too busy, they have too much on their plate, and they're always hurried."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/18/2010

PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker Combined Growth Down On Year

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/18/2010

Israeli Aggressive Assault on Internet Worse Than China

Israel may be the most Democratic, liberal, free thinking nation in the Middle East.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/18/2010

Craigslist Killer Used Primitive Scalpel To Kill Himself In Prison

The so-called Craigslist Killer, Philip Markoff, used a “primitive scalpel” to kill himself in a Massachusetts prison over the weekend.

Markoff was awaiting trial in the murder of a 25-year-old New York masseuse Julissa Brisman.  Markoff responded to an ad on the popular online bulletin board Craigslist.  He allegedly met his victim and shot her dead, then robbed Ms. Brisman.  A med student, Markoff was said to owe substantial gambling debts at the time of the murder.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/17/2010

Breaking News

Indiana Sports Betting Bill Would Include Mobile - Opponents Say Easy Access for Minors

Sports betting will be allowed by using mobile devices in Indiana under an expected agreement in the state Legislature on a wide-ranging gambling bill.

Bookies in Arizona: Phoenix, Tucson, Mesa, Glendale, Chandler and Scottsdale

Bookies are prevalent throughout the beautiful Southwestern state of Arizona.  Residents of the state are fans of the NFL Cardinals, a few College Football teams and the NBA Suns among others. 

Can I Play on Monkey Knife Fight From My State?  Not in California, Texas, New Jersey, More

Can I Play on Monkey Knife Fight From My State? Not in California, Texas, New Jersey, More

Ever since we began profiling all the rage in hybrid fantasy sports games, Monkey Knife Fight, the inquiries have been through the roof here at Gambling911.com.   But not all of you can enjoy this fun prop battle.