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  News Archive 11/2006
 TheRX.com Floats New Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The new online casino is set to be the first in a series of new sites designed to expand on the relative success of the existing TheRX.com enterprise...
 Spanish Market Targeted by Online Casinos
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
A report highlights the potential for imminent growth over the coming years particularly within the retail betting sector and online gambling, as companies eagerly search for new markets following the collapse of online enterprise in the US...
 Right Musical Notes of Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The concept of HitsvilleCasino.com was the brainchild of Detroit businessman Herbert J...
 Online Casino Launches Blackjack the King
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The site was borne from the success of PokerHeaven.com and will follow suit with progressive jackpots among the highest online...
 TST Certification Won by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The casino, part of privately owned G fed games, was given the certification after TST produced analysis that revealed that the site “Distributes numbers with sufficient non-predictably, fair distribution and lack of bias to particular outcomes.”...
 Latest Online Casino Games Go Live
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The Microgaming operator is offering two new promotions...
 Ј1,200,000 Jackpot Scored by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The game, one of Belle Rock Entertainment's most popular progressive slots, has now reached a jackpot of almost £1,200,000...
 Playboy Mansion Offered Trips by Online Poker Tour
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Last year, the Playboy promotion saw six lucky winners emerge from the Freeroll tournaments to the Playboy Mansion...
 Playboy Mansion Offered Trips by Online Poker Tour
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Last year, the Playboy promotion saw six lucky winners emerge from the Freeroll tournaments to the Playboy Mansion...
 Blackjack Heaven - new Boss Media casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The London-based but Curacao licensed Poker Heaven group has launched a new online casino powered by Boss Media software that will feature the name of "Blackjack Heaven"...
 French pressure on online casinos
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
E-Gaming Review reported briefly that French media reports are indicating more online gambling-hostile moves shaping up in the French National Asembly....
 OnlineCasinoExtra.com has Launched a New Software for Online Gamblers
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Nevada, Las Vegas (PRWEB) November 27, 2006 -- OnlineCasinoExtra.com has Launched a new software for online gamblers...
 King Cashalot, has reached a jackpot of more than 1,000,000!
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
If you're looking for fun, if you're looking for a big progressive jackpot, then King Cashalot is the game to check out...
 Bluff Europe’s November Issue Released
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
This month’s cover story features an interview with Daniel Negreanu, one of the worlds most popular and successful poker stars, as he talks about life at the top and his future plans for a continued success in the game...
 Gala Coral Made Offer for Tote
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Gala said in a statement that it would prefer to bid solely for the Tote's 540 betting shops, which it values at £325m but would consider other options depending on how the government views its proposals...
 Digibet Welcomed by Online Casino Provider
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The Casino Module package is a complete gambling platform comprising a wide range of games unified by a powerful management system designed for ease of integration on existing website infrastructures...
 Backgammon Premieres on European Television
Category: Casino, Comments (2) - 10 years ago
The series, which runs over an eight week period, premiered on Eurosport on Monday November 6th (23.15 CET and 22.15 in the UK), and is the first time that competitive backgammon has been screened to a pan-European audience...
 Redundancies Planed by 888.com
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Employees have started to receive redundancy letters, with some sources suggesting that up to 150 may be dismissed...
 Online Casino Taken Over by Pirates
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Everest Casino's Slots Club is a monthly promotion for online video slot machine gamers...
 Swedish Poker Tour Launched by Online Casino
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The poker tour to commence in June 2007 and run until August will be presented in conjunction with Moore magazine, the fastest growing men's magazine in the country...
 15 Minutes Free Time Offered by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The new offer can now be redeemed in Sterling and Euros and can be used to play any of the 7Sultans online casino games including slots, online keno and baccarat...
 Finnish tournament Seat Offer by CelebPoker
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The prize is a $4,400 package which includes a €2,500 + €100 entry to the No Limit freeze out event, as well as $1,000 travel & accommodation money...
 888 in Talks with Ladbrokes
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Executives of the betting shop group flew to Israel over the weekend to discuss a takeover deal with 888 founders and controlling shareholders Avi and Aharon Shaked...
 Ultimate Merger Planned by Absolute Poker
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The impending announcement would confirm the various rumors that have been circulating over the past few weeks, with both companies looking to consolidate liquidity levels in the aftermath of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA)...
 Mile High Casino Planed by Ryanair
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Europe's largest low-cost airline stated earlier this week that it was forming an online gaming partnership with jackpotjoy.com, an online bingo operator owned by Gamesys...
 CryptoLogic Reports Revenue up 32% at Third Quarter
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The results indicate a 32 percent increase in quarterly revenue to $27.7 million, and a 47 percent increase in earnings per diluted share to $0.53...
 Golden Handshake Between Golden Palace and RNG
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Zone4Play, the leading developer of interactive software and technology for the betting and gaming industry, has announced that its indirect subsidiary RNG Gaming Ltd has put pen to paper a non-exclusive license agreement valued at over $1 million with industry leader Golden Palace Ltd...
 Billionth Hand Deal by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The 27-year-old won an immediate cash prize and free entry to all guaranteed tournaments that day...
 November Promotion Launched by Get21
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Kicking off the month is the Multiplayer Blackjack Tournament service offering special tournaments and guaranteed prizes totaling more than $100,000...
 Bingo tournaments to be Launched by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The tournament brings a social aspect to online bingo, as teams of four sign up to play together with two million loyalty points or £2,000 in prize money up for grabs...
 Republicans Favored by Sportsbook.com Bettors
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Almost 88 per cent of the money is going to the Republican line...
 Odds On Time ‘Person of the Year’ Offer by Sportsbook.com
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The 79th issue is set to hit newsstands on Christmas day and Sportsbook.com is first to open odds on who will grace the cover of this edition...
 In France Online Casino Treasure Unearthed
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Jean Robert, a RoxyPalace.com regular, placed a €4.5 bet on the five reel, nine payline, nine coin slot machine, which ultimately resulted in his winning the €121,589 progressive jackpot; a win that came as something of a surprise to Jean Robert...
 Ongame Poker Classic on Final Countdown
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The $5,000 buy-in no-limit hold’em poker online final which starts on November 4 at 3pm EST, will see the top 45 players from a field of over 230 entrants receive an all expenses paid trip to the live final in Barcelona, Spain, on December 2 and 3...
 Gambling.com Aims for International Expansion
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Gambling.com’s parent company Media Corporation plc has targeted accelerated international expansion, outside the US, as one of its key goals...
 Tax Regime Details Demanded by Online Casino Operators
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
PartyGaming's position, which is believed to echo that of 888 and Sportingbet, follows the international summit at Ascot racecourse where British culture secretary Tessa Jowell introduced plans to regulate Internet gambling...
 Internet Gambling to be Regulated by UK
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell explained that Britain opposed the US ban, due to the risk of driving the industry into criminal hands...
 Platinum Sponsorship of CAP Euro Grabbed by Referback
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Referback is one of the fortunate affiliates to secure a sponsorship, snapping up the platinum sponsorship which makes them the headline sponsor for this exciting new event...
 New Online Gaming Commission Revealed by Canada
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
A spokesperson for the new commission, the Alexander Gaming Commission, said, “We are pleased to be able to offer online gaming licenses to qualified applicants, and are confident that the regulations will ensure a safe, high quality environment for on-line gamers.”...
 Online Casino Ban Attracts Peaceful Protest
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The protest has been scheduled for November 3-4 in Washington D.C...
 Partnership With Bingo Operator Announced by Ryanair
Category: Bingo, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The deal will add a new revenue stream to the company as it seeks to boost cash flow from areas other than ticket sales...
 Online Casino Pioneer Goes Live In India
Category: Casino, Comments (1) - 10 years ago
The new website will be the first online gaming facility aimed specifically towards the emerging Indian market, with the ‘play-for-fun’ element designed to develop the popularity of casino and poker games across a continent where such activities are still relatively new...
 Player’s Grief Shared by Online Casino Community
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The heartbroken grandmother known as ‘Judybug41’, has appealed for help with her grandson’s imminent funeral and for donations to the hospital that is currently helping Jonathan Rounsville fight for his life...
 $1.3 Million Payout by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The player, who wishes to remain anonymous, wagered $5 and was paid $5 for his pair of queens on the ‘Jacks or Better’ video game, and from thereon took advantage of the option to double up, giving players a 50 percent chance of winning each time...
 Tribeca Appoints New Head of the Table
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The move follows the recent announcement of the merger between Tribeca and Ahlberg’s former company Tain, and according to reports it was during the negotiation process that the Board of Tribeca Tables were first impressed by Mr...
 Online Casino Says Yes to U.S. Players
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The casino has proved very popular with many customers and provides more than 90 games across 15 languages...
 Poker Software Launched by CryptoLogic
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
WagerLogic Limited, CryptoLogic's wholly-owned subsidiary, launched the leader board in connection with their Autumn Windfall promotion...
 UK Culture Secretary Questions US Online Casino Ban
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
She spoke of the ban as some sort of “modern day form of prohibition”...
 Neteller Plc Explores US Options
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The UIGEA has already accounted for a host of online gaming companies such as Sportingbet and PartyGaming, and now it seems that monetary transfer companies may be heading the same way...
 Poker Software Launched by CryptoLogic
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
WagerLogic Limited, CryptoLogic's wholly-owned subsidiary, launched the leader board in connection with their Autumn Windfall promotion...
 Merger on the Cards of Major Online Casinos
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The Gibraltar-based firms are two of the biggest victims of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) which effectively makes internet gambling illegal...
 Server Launched by Online Backgammon
Category: Casino, Comments (1) - 10 years ago
The new website will offer players a safe and secure playing environment with ‘around the clock’ customer support available via live chat, email and telephone, and match evaluation through Snowie software...
 Golden Handshake To Online Blackjack
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The new website will look to capitalize on the worldwide appeal and growing enthusiasm for land-based Blackjack, which has already seen the American television network CBS launching a weekly-televised Blackjack tournament, which premiered on September 16 this year...
 Tournament Titan Tourney Sees Fifth Player Qualifies
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
With its enormous $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool, The Tournament Titan competition is drawing some of the best tournament players online...
 Parlay and Chartwell Merger Terminated
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The proposed merger, which had been postponed earlier this month, appears to have been compromised by the passing of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act, which has shrouded the entire online gaming industry in uncertainty...
 Sale of Online Casino Software Developer
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Play safe Holdings Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the publicly listed Norwegian company Play safe Holding AS, has bought the network for $2.35 million with the transaction expected to be completed on or before November 17, 2006...
 William Hill Sides with GameAccount
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The deal will herald the introduction of the William Hill Skill Game service, which will be powered by a fully integrated, browser-based skill games solution to be available in seven languages and eleven currencies...
 New US Players Declined by PokerAffiliate.com
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The company decided it would no longer accept US players after the passing of the UIGEA, signed into law by President George W Bush on October 13th...
 Crazy Vegas Bingo Enters Online Casino Market
Category: Bingo, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Trevor Penn, casino manager of the top ranked Crazy Vegas Casinos, said, “The step towards Bingo has been a long but fulfilling one, but at the end of it all we came out on the top, straightening out all the rough ages to give our players a crazy Bingo experience like none before.”...
 Online Casino's Newest Acquisition Chooses Microgaming
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The latest addition to the Microgaming network brings the total new poker and casino operations that have joined the Microgaming portfolio in 2006 to nearly twenty...
 NBA odds Offered by Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The early lines list the Dallas Mavericks as favorites at 7-2 to be crowned champion and pry away the title they coughed up to the Miami Heat last season...
 William Hill Join Hands with GameAccount
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The deal will herald the introduction of the William Hill Skill Game service, which will be powered by a fully integrated, browser-based skill games solution to be available in seven languages and eleven currencies...
 Tribeca Network Features Celtic FC
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The new site was made public earlier this week and will become the first online poker room tailored for the UK football market...
 UIGEA Makes WSOP to Suffer
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The event, run by Harrah’s Entertainment, has seen a significant rise in participants since 2003 when 839 players took part to compete for a $2.5 million first prize...
 Focus of Online Casino on EU
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The move into continental Europe comes as European governments come under intensifying pressure to open their gambling industries to foreign companies, following investigations from the European Commission...
 Seat at Asian Poker Classic Offered CelebPoker
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Winners will receive a $7,500 prize package to the event, which is to be held at the Intercontinental Grand Resort in Goa, India, between 1 - 5 March 2007...
 Online Casino Spreads out into Europe and Asia
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
Bodogs music division, Bodog Music, and television division, which produce reality TV shows such as BodogFight.com and Calvin Ayre Wild Card Poker, are in full operation, with offices in Europe and Asia...
 Ladbrokes’ Move WSOP Challenge
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
This year’s WSOP, which is owned by Harrah’s Entertainment, was the biggest live poker tournament to date, comprising of around 8,700 players competing for more than $82 million (£44 million) in prize money...
 $11 million Sale Confirmed by Betcorp
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The move will see Betcorp withdraw from the online gaming market in the US, after the passing of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act effectively eliminated the company’s business capability in a market that had accounted for 85 percent of its revenue...
 Online Poker Room Opened By Celtic FC
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The new site, which will enable players to form poker teams to play against each other as well as some famous Celtic players, forms part of an income generating scheme to help finance a new training facility and the club’s youth development programs...
 Drop In Revenue Of Online Casino
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
The company said that despite its casino revenue falling around 10 percent on 'widely reported industry-wide issues' (the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act), its total revenue rose 55.8 percent in the third quarter pointing to a steady recovery in both poker and casino activity since the summer...
 North Dakota Treads In UK Style Licensing
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 10 years ago
According to reports, the North Dakota State Representative Jim Kasper promoted a bill and state constitutional amendment during the 2005 legislature to allow North Dakota to license and regulate online poker sites; a proposal that had won approval from the House...
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