Gambling

Seminole Hard Rock Debuts James Bond 'Diamonds are Forever' Slot Machines

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Hollywood debuts Scientific Games Corporation’s James Bond “Diamonds are Forever™” video slot machines, becoming the first casino in the country to showcase the new game.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2018

Slot Machine Injures Las Vegas Man in a 7-Eleven

Playing slot machines in Las Vegas casinos can cause your wallet to take a beating. However, playing Las Vegas casino slots in a local convenience store should never lead to a broken neck.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/11/2018

Swiss Reject Banking Changes While Overwhelmingly Approving Online Gambling

Election projections indicate that Swiss voters have rejected a referendum that would have made sweeping changes in their country’s monetary and banking system.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/10/2018

BetPhoenix Group Showcases New Online Cashier

Easier to Use, Allowing More Efficient Transactions

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

Casino Industry Trade Show To Address Sports Betting Ruling

Casino Industry Trade Show To Address Sports Betting Ruling

The premier trade show for the casino industry this year will include several sessions focused on sports betting after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban dealing with the activity.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

Gambling Consultant Who Helped Push NJ Sports Betting Law Believes 'Conditional Veto' Possible

The New Jersey legislators voted unanimously to allow sports betting in the state but nothing is official until Governor Phil Murphy signs off on the bill. A consultant who helped push the suit to legalize sports betting in the state believes Murphy will veto the bill.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

Do Bookies Always Win?

Do Bookies Always Win?

A bookie is a slang term for a bookmaker, and these are organizations or people that accept bets on various sporting events.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

NetEnt News - Online Gambling

Gambling911.com has your news pertaining to the popular online casino software developer NetEnt, ranked among the best by our friends at LiveCasino.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/08/2018

Borgata Ready to Begin Offering Sports Betting in Atlantic City

The New Jersey legislators voted unanimously Thursday to allow sports betting in the state's casinos and race tracks by a 110-0 vote.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

NJ Assembly Votes 73-0 to Allow Sports Betting in State

The state of New Jersey will be allowing each of its casinos to have up to three online sportsbook websites should they choose to have more than one, according to John Brennan of the Bergen Record.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2018

New Jersey Expected to Approve Sports Betting Law Thursday

New Jersey’s proposed sports betting law is heading down to the wire, with final legislative approval expected on Thursday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Golden Gate Hotel & Casino Pays Out the Biggest Slots Jackpot in Owner’s Career

Million-dollar slot machine jackpots in the Las Vegas as the real money gambling capital of world are not all that uncommon. A Canadian man recently walked away with a $1.3 million jackpot at the Cosmopolitan Casino and Resort over the Memorial Day weekend on the progressive machine, “Wheel of Fortune” by IGT.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Insider Trading Charges Against Former Amaya CEO Thrown Out

A Quebec court judge has ended an insider trading case against the former CEO of online gaming company Amaya and his co-accused.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Gotti figure 'Big Tony' Gets New Trial in Florida Mob Death

Anthony “Big Tony” Moscatiello should get a new trial in the purportedly mob-connected slaying of Florida businessman in a power struggle over a lucrative fleet of gambling ships, a Florida appeals court ruled Wednesday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2018

The Bookie is Dead! Long Live the Bookie!

The chronicle of a death foretold for bookies all across America was announced on May 14, 2018. On this date, the Supreme Court opened the door to legal sports betting in any state.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Xsolla $8M Campaign for Gamers Historic But Controversial

Xsolla $8M Campaign for Gamers Historic But Controversial

Los Angeles-based Xsolla, a multi-purpose platform that services the gaming community, plans to spend a whopping 8 million on a new marketing campaign. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

A Taxing Situation for Pennsylvania’s Online Slot Machines

A Taxing Situation for Pennsylvania’s Online Slot Machines

The main reason and possibly the only reason why so many states have pushed forward legislation for real money gambling over the past several years is the tax revenue it generates for its coffers.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Las Vegas Union, MGM Resorts Reach Tentative Deal for a New Labor Contract

A union for casino-hotel workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with MGM Resorts, covering nearly half of the 50,000 employees threatening to strike in Las Vegas.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

16 ex-Israel Credit Cards Execs to Pay $4.5m for Clearing Online Gambling Sites, Porn

Plus Tribe that owns Foxwoods suspends Chief after crashing into a commuter train while under the influence and man clad in Borgata t-shirt keeps snatching women's purses from stores.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Delaware's Governor Makes First Legal Sports Wager

Sports betting officially kicked off at Delaware's three casinos at 1:30 pm Tuesday.  The first to place a bet was none other than that state's Governor John Carney.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Sports Betting Debuts in Delaware at 1:30 pm Today

Sports Betting Debuts in Delaware at 1:30 pm Today

Full-scale sports betting is coming to Delaware, barely three weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for states to implement wagering schemes.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Union Negotiates With Smaller Vegas Casinos to Avoid Strike

Union Negotiates With Smaller Vegas Casinos to Avoid Strike

A union for Las Vegas casino-hotel workers is shifting its attention to negotiating contracts with smaller casino operators after reaching tentative labor agreements with two companies that employ most of the 50,000 employees threatening the first citywide strike in more than three decades.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

You Can Bet the NBA Finals From Delaware Starting Tuesday

Delaware's three casinos will be offering sports betting including on the 2018 NBA Finals just in time to bet on Game 3.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

New Jersey Sports Betting Law Rounds 3rd, Heads for Home

New Jersey Sports Betting Law Rounds 3rd, Heads for Home

Professional sports leagues came out swinging against New Jersey's sports betting law on Monday, largely because it doesn't compensate them for keeping watch for corruption.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

BetDSI.com Offers Prop Bets on Delaware Sports Betting

BetDSI.com Offers Prop Bets on Delaware Sports Betting

With Delaware prepared to become the first state to accept single-game wagers outside of Nevada on Tuesdayat 1:30 p.m. ET, BetDSI Sportsbook has created prop bets to accompany the historical event. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

Proposed Sports Betting a Financial Boon to Delta Casinos

Proposed Sports Betting a Financial Boon to Delta Casinos

Tunica, Mississippi is home to real money gambling casinos in the Delta region of the state. However, according to a report by Ted Carter on the Mississippi Business Journal website from last Friday, the overall Tunica casino business has suffered continual declines in revenue in recent years.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

Online Gambling in Slovakia, Insights to be Presented at CEEGC 2018 by Štefan Švec (Playtech)

Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference (CEEGC) is the leading boutique gaming conference in Central Europe which gathers the local and global industry together yearly and has become a platform that enables both networking and educations.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/04/2018

Vegas Casinos Face Threat of 1st Worker Strike in 3 Decades

Vegas Casinos Cace Threat of 1st Worker Strike in 3 Decades

The possibility of 50,000 Las Vegas casino workers going on strike drew closer Thursday, with their contracts expiring at midnight and the prospects of new ones still uncertain.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2018

Elizabeth Warren Lobbies for Native American Indian Massachusetts Casinos

Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts may have long-term political designs on the White House, but one of her current political goals is gaining approval for a $1 billion Taunton casino resort.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/01/2018

DraftKings and Resorts Team Up to Offer Legalized Sports Betting in U.S.

One of the nation's largest daily fantasy sports companies is teaming up with an Atlantic City casino in the latest deal seeking to capitalize on the emerging legal sports betting market.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2018

Breaking News

Nigeria Updated Odds of Winning 2018 FIFA World Cup: Still 300-1 Some Books

Nigeria Updated Odds of Winning 2018 FIFA World Cup: Still 300-1 Some Books

Nigeria easily beat tiny Iceland Friday 2-0, providing this squad with hope of advancing should they beat Argentina in their final game.  

Bitcoin Cash Football App Launches in Time for Good Chunk of FIFA World Cup

Bitcoin Cash Football App Launches in Time for Good Chunk of FIFA World Cup

Just in time for the FIFA World Cup, a new game app has launched for Bitcoin Cash Football.  A few of the matches took place before the app officially launched but there are plenty more games to be played.

New Jersey’s Online Casino Action Sets the Stage for Online Sports Betting

New Jersey’s Online Casino Action Sets the Stage for Online Sports Betting

Gambling has always been big at real money casinos in Atlantic City and racetracks across the Garden State. New Jersey has just risen the stakes this month as the second state in the country offering legal sports betting. This follows the month of May where it has been reported that casinos in the state took in $22.37 million in gross revenue on just its online real money casino business.