Business & Financial

Liberal Economist Paul Krugman Calls BitCoin a “Stupid Currency”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/07/2011

No Gain for Online Poker Despite Summer Season Ending

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2011

DOJ Releases Some of PokerStars Monies

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2011

Online Poker Network Blocks Canadian Players

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/05/2011

Full Tilt Poker Hearing Postponed Again

There has been yet another postponement in the hearing to determine whether or not Full Tilt Poker is granted its license back.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2011

SunFirst Bank Could Go Belly Up After Online Poker Indictments

SunFirst Bank, which is alleged to have processed online poker transactions and disguising them as dog food and golf ball purchases, appears to be on life support.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/01/2011

DigiBookie Kicking Off The New Online Gambling Trend: BitCoin Deposits

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Aug/31/2011

Lock Poker Malta Licensing Update

As Gambling911.com reported on Tuesday, Lock Poker continues to be licensed by both the Kahnawake Gaming Commission and the Curacao Netherlands Antilles licensing agency for online gambling.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/31/2011

PartyGaming Forging Partnerships in California, New Jersey

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/31/2011

Forbes on Why Full Tilt Poker Can’t Pay: Massive Theft and US Cash Seizures

Forbes.com reported on Full Tilt Poker’s statement Tuesday elaborating further on why it has failed to pay back customers millions of dollars. 

The one-time second largest online poker room in the world claims it was robbed by a payment processor in addition to funds being seized by the US Government on April 15 as part of an investigation into alleged money laundering and bank fraud.  They blame everybody but themselves. 

The US Government contends FTP can and should pay out its customers, implying these funds should have been segregated. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/30/2011

iPoker Traffic Falls But Remains Ahead of PartyPoker

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Aug/30/2011

Bodog Poker Software Sucks, Company CEO Confesses

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/29/2011

Lock Poker is Very Much Still Licensed

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/29/2011

Atlantic City Ghost Town as Hurricane Irene Approaches

The US second largest gambling destination, Atlantic City, has been completely evacuated in anticipation for Hurricane Irene.

The storm had weakened to a Category 1 but was expected to bring high damaging winds and a strong storm surge.  A storm of similar strength, Hurricane Belle, completely flooded neighboring Long Beach Island in 1976.  That system tracked a little further out to sea than Irene’s current forecast track, which takes her right along the New Jersey coast.

This weekend is typically among the busiest for Atlantic City.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/27/2011

NFL Betting: Limits Increased to $25,000

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Aug/26/2011

Pay Per Head Pricing: No Bait and Switch

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/26/2011

Facebook Now Permitting Online Gambling Ads Targeted Outside US

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/24/2011

DoubleDown Online Casino WildTangent Partnership Means More Virtual Cash, More Players

DoubleDown Casino has just entered into an arrangement with WildTangent to become the first online casino on the social gaming network.

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Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/24/2011

Online Poker Traffic Sees 3 Percent Drop Off: Bodog Poker Hits 1000 Mark

Last week the online poker industry witnessed another 3 percent drop in traffic.

Nine of the top ten networks saw a drop.  Merge Poker was the lone exception, seeing a 4 percent increase in traffic.  That network is supposed to begin allowing new US registrants any day now.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Aug/23/2011

Full Tilt Poker Ship Keeps Sinking: Talks With Potential Investors Fall Through

The now defunct online poker company Full Tilt Poker announced on Monday that discussions with potential investors regarding the purchase of assets have fallen through.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/22/2011

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Serbia vs. Switzerland Betting Tips, Latest Odds 21 June

Serbia vs. Switzerland Betting Tips, Latest Odds 21 June

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