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888 Holdings Sees Record Quarterly Rise

888 Holdings
Publicly traded 888 Holdings, which runs the 4th biggest online poker room in the world, has reported a record quarterly high.

LSU vs. Alabama Betting Shatters Records for Gambling911.com

LSU vs. Alabama Betting
With an early release of betting odds for the LSU vs. Alabama College Football game this coming Saturday, Gambling911.com has seen some of its best traffic numbers for wagering coverage for a single regular season College Football game.

Germany Liberalises Sports Betting Market: Still Banning Online Poker Games

Germany Online Gaming
15 Prime Ministers in Germany overwhelmingly approved a measure that will liberalise the gaming market in that nation. 

Clive Archer Has Left The Building

BetOnlie.com
BetOnline, the fastest growing sportsbook in the US, today announced the departure of Clive Archer.

William Hill Shares Up: Claims Business Back to Normal

William Hill
William Hill claimed operations were “back to normal” on Tuesday following a highly publicized walkout of its entire online staff based out of Tel Aviv, Israel, last week.

Tel A-Heave Ho: Fish Feeder, Rabbi, Hairdresser on Books at William Hill Tel Aviv Office

William Hill
The turmoil continues at William Hill following a mass exodus of employees in its Affiliates United Tel Aviv-based online support centre last week.

William Hill Execs Locked Out of Their Own Office: Implosion Within, Shares Fall

William Hill
The riff between William Hill and its Tel Aviv-based online support and affiliate center, Affiliates United, continued through the weekend following a mass employee walkout last Sunday.

Oklahoma Online Bookie Gets Four Years Behind Bars

David Roy Tune
An Oklahoma online bookmaker was sentenced to a four year prison sentence following a plea agreement that would require him to cooperate with prosecutors.

William Hill Promises Its Affiliates United Branch Staff Six Months Notice of Termination

William Hill
One month's extra pay and six months noticed promised to Affiliates United employees tied to William Hill mutiny

William Hill Share Price in Tizzy Following Tel Aviv Uprising

William Hill Share Price
William Hill’s share price was -4.1p at 224.7p Wednesday as executives from the company tried desperately to quash an uprising in its Tel Aviv Internet support centre.

William Hill Takes Action Against Tel Aviv Execs

William Hill
England’s biggest bookmaker says it is taking actions against executives in charge of its Tel Aviv online gambling support center for wrongly telling employees they were being relocated to Gibraltar.

Mass William Hill Walkout Could Have Effect on Internet Business

William Hill Walkout
The resignation of Eyal Sanoff, the chief marketing officer, from William Hill has prompted a mass walkout of over 200 staff members from the company’s Tel Aviv online support centre, the Sun reports.

BetOnSports Founder Gary Kaplan Out of Prison

BetOnSports
The founder of BetOnSports.com, Gary Kaplan, has completed his prison sentence

Online Sports Betting Way Up at Legends, BetOnline.com: Volume Way Down

Legends Sportsbook
Gambling911.com has been visiting the two online gambling website big dogs of Panama City, Panama this weekend, Legends Sports (office pictured) and BetOnline.com.

Sportingbet Has Sold Its Turkish Business to GVC Sports

Sportingbet
Following news this week that takeover talks involving Ladbrokes had fallen through, Sportingbet has sold its Turkish sports betting business to GVC Sports for €142.5m.

Gambling911.com is Panama Bound: Visiting Legendz Sportsbook, BetOnline.com

Legendz Sportsbook, BetOnline.com
Gambling911.com heads to Panama City, Panama this weekend to visit two stalwarts in the online sports betting world, Legendz Sportsbook and BetOnline.com.

Another Big Parlay Payout at BetDSI.com

Parlay Payout
The popular online sportsbook BetDSI.com has confirmed to Gambling911.com that it has paid out yet another massive parlay

Ladbrokes Ends Acquisition Talks With Sportingbet

Ladbrokes Sportingbet
Ladbrokes and Sportingbet announced on Monday the two gambling firms have terminated merger talks as part of a mutual agreement.

Betfair Scandal: Critical Credit Card Hacking Data Withheld From Players

Betfair Scandal
The world’s largest betting exchange, Betfair, has found itself in the middle of a major scandal that resulted in the firm’s Head of Security stepping down.

San Francisco Chronicle: Full Tilt Poker a Game Changer…We Say Not Really

Full Tilt Poker
The San Francisco Chronicle featured an interesting piece on the current crisis surrounding Full Tilt Poker and its impact on the Internet gambling sector as a whole.

Gambling911.com to Visit BetOnline, Lock Poker

Gambling911.com has announced its October 2011 schedule, which includes visits to Panama City, Panama (home of BetOnline.com) and a meeting with Lock Poker executives and poker pros in London next week.

Sportingbet Still in Talks With Ladbrokes

Sportiingbet Still in Talks With Ladbrokes
Sportingbet revealed on Monday that it is still in discussions with Ladbrokes about a possible takeover.

Bookmaker $2500 Deposit Bonus Still Going

Bookmaker
Bookmaker, the oldest established North American sportsbook online today, is still offering up to $2500 in FREE CASH.

Facebook Date From Hell Turns Into Ladbrokes Knifepoint Robbery

Ladbrokes
A 23-year-old mother claims she was tricked into driving a getaway car used in the commission of a knife-point robbery at a Ladbrokes betting shop.

GTBets.com Takes Over VIP Sportsbook, BetGameDay.com and Nine.com

GTBets.com
A new online gambling company, GTBets.com, has taken over the accounts of VIP Sportsbook, BetGameDay.com and Nine.com customers.
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